Contrary to our current understanding of the intention of parables, Jesus explained that parables were intended to hide the truth. This hiddenness is intended to protect what is precious and kept by God. Thankfully, we too are hidden in Christ!

Passages from: Matthew 12:38-13:17; Ephesians 3:8-11; Colossians 1:24-27; Colossians 2:1-3

Matthew – Part 19