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31He#Mk 4:30-32; Lk 13:18-19 presented another parable to them: “The kingdom of heaven#Mt 13:24; 17:20; Lk 17:6is like a mustard seed that a man took and sowed in his field. 32It’s the smallest of all the seeds, but when grown, it’s taller than the garden plants and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the sky come and nest in its branches.”#Ps 104:12; Ezk 17:23; 31:6; Dn 4:12
33He told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like leaven#13:33 Or yeastthat a woman took and mixed into fifty pounds#13:33 Lit three sata; about 40 litersof flour until all of it was leavened.”#Gn 18:6; Lk 13:21; Gl 5:9
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