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A parable is a succinct, didactic story, in prose or verse, which illustrates one or more instructive lessons or principles. It differs from a fable in that fables employ ...

The Parables of Jesus

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a commentary and meditation on all the parables of Jesus in the Gospels.

What is a parable? - GotQuestions.org Home

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Answer: A parable is, literally, something “cast alongside” something else. Jesus' parables were stories that were “cast alongside” a truth in order to illustrate that ...

What Is A Parable? A Bible Definition - Patheos

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May 22, 2014 ... The word parable is from the root word “paraballo” or in the Greek “parabole.” This compound word comes from “para” which means “to come ...

Parable | Define Parable at Dictionary.com

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Parable definition, a short allegorical story designed to illustrate or teach some truth, religious principle, or moral lesson. See more.

Meaning of Parable defined (What is a Parable, and How is it ...

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A clear definition of the word parable, followed by an explanation of the nature and interpretation of parables.

Parable - Definition and Meaning, Bible Dictionary - Bible Study Tools

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The range of meaning of the term "parable" (Gk. parabole [parabolhv]) in the New Testament closely parallels that of the Hebrew masal [l;v'm] in the Old ...

Parable | Definition of Parable by Merriam-Webster

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a short story that teaches a moral or spiritual lesson; especially : one of the stories told by Jesus Christ and recorded in the Bible. Source: Merriam-Webster's  ...

Introduction to the Parables | Bible.org

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Aug 17, 2004 ... What is a parable? A parable is a fictitious or made up story designed to teach a lesson through comparison. When you hear the story, you can ...

What Is a Parable? - Christianity - About.com

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A parable is a story with a deeper meaning. Jesus used parables to teach moral lessons to those who paid attention and hide the truth from his enemies.

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par·a·ble
[par-uh-buhl]
NOUN
1.
a short allegorical story designed to illustrate or teach some truth, religious principle, or moral lesson.
2.
a statement or comment that conveys a meaning indirectly by the use of comparison, analogy, or the like.
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