Psa_78:2 I will open my mouth with a parable; I will utter hidden things, things from of old--
Eze_17:2 "Son of man, set forth an allegory and tell it to the Israelites as a parable.
Eze_24:3 Tell this rebellious people a parable and say to them: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: "'Put on the cooking pot; put it on and pour water into it.
Mat_13:18 "Listen then to what the parable of the sower means:
Mat_13:24 Jesus told them another parable: "The kingdom of heaven is like a man who sowed good seed in his field.
Mat_13:31 He told them another parable: "The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his field.
Mat_13:33 He told them still another parable: "The kingdom of heaven is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into about sixty pounds of flour until it worked all through the dough."
Mat_13:34 Jesus spoke all these things to the crowd in parables; he did not say anything to them without using a parable.
Mat_13:36 Then he left the crowd and went into the house. His disciples came to him and said, "Explain to us the parable of the weeds in the field."
Mat_15:15 Peter said, "Explain the parable to us."
Mat_21:33 "Listen to another parable: There was a landowner who planted a vineyard. He put a wall around it, dug a winepress in it and built a watchtower. Then he rented the vineyard to some farmers and moved to another place.
Mar_4:13 Then Jesus said to them, "Don't you understand this parable? How then will you understand any parable?
Mar_4:30 Again he said, "What shall we say the kingdom of God is like, or what parable shall we use to describe it?
Mar_4:34 He did not say anything to them without using a parable. But when he was alone with his own disciples, he explained everything.
Mar_7:17 After he had left the crowd and entered the house, his disciples asked him about this parable.
Mar_12:12 Then the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the elders looked for a way to arrest him because they knew he had spoken the parable against them. But they were afraid of the crowd; so they left him and went away.
Luk_5:36 He told them this parable: "No one tears a piece out of a new garment to patch an old one. Otherwise, they will have torn the new garment, and the patch from the new will not match the old.
Luk_6:39 He also told them this parable: "Can the blind lead the blind? Will they not both fall into a pit?
Luk_8:4 While a large crowd was gathering and people were coming to Jesus from town after town, he told this parable:
Luk_8:9 His disciples asked him what this parable meant.
Luk_8:11 "This is the meaning of the parable: The seed is the word of God.
Luk_12:16 And he told them this parable: "The ground of a certain rich man yielded an abundant harvest.
Luk_12:41 Peter asked, "Lord, are you telling this parable to us, or to everyone?"
Luk_13:6 Then he told this parable: "A man had a fig tree growing in his vineyard, and he went to look for fruit on it but did not find any.
Luk_14:7 When he noticed how the guests picked the places of honor at the table, he told them this parable:
Luk_15:3 Then Jesus told them this parable:
Luk_18:1 Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up.
Luk_18:9 To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everyone else, Jesus told this parable:
Luk_19:11 While they were listening to this, he went on to tell them a parable, because he was near Jerusalem and the people thought that the kingdom of God was going to appear at once.
Luk_20:9 He went on to tell the people this parable: "A man planted a vineyard, rented it to some farmers and went away for a long time.
Luk_20:19 The teachers of the law and the chief priests looked for a way to arrest him immediately, because they knew he had spoken this parable against them. But they were afraid of the people.
Luk_21:29 He told them this parable: "Look at the fig tree and all the trees.