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马可福音 第一册 第一百五十四讲

 

 

Mark 4:30-34

马可福音  第四章  30 34 (4)

 

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30What shall we say the Kingdom of God is like?” asked Jesus.  “What parable shall we use to explain it?”

 

31It is like this.  A man takes a mustard seed, the smallest seed in the world, and plants it in the ground. 

 

32After a while it grows up and becomes the biggest of all plants.  It puts out such large branches that the birds come and make their nests in its shade.”

 

33Jesus preached his messages to the people, using many other parables like these; he told them as much as they could understand.  

 

34He would not speak to them without using parables, but when he was alone with his disciples, he would explain everything to them.

 

The Parable of the Mustard Seed  芥菜种的比喻

 

(Matt. 13:31-32, 34; Luke 13:18-19)

( 13: 31-32, 34; 13:18-19)

 

 

31It is like this.  A man takes a mustard seed, the smallest seed in the world, and plants it in the ground. 

 

31上帝的国好比一粒芥菜种子,是世上最小的种子。有人把它种在地里,

 

32After a while it grows up and becomes the biggest of all plants.  It puts out such large branches that the birds come and make their nests in its shade.”

 

32过些时候,它长大起来,比各种蔬菜都大;它长出大枝,飞鸟也在它的荫下搭窝。”

 

33Jesus preached his messages to the people, using many other parables like these; he told them as much as they could understand.  

 

33耶稣用许多类似的比喻向群众讲道,照他们所能明白的教导他们。

 

34He would not speak to them without using parables, but when he was alone with his disciples, he would explain everything to them.

 

34他总是用比喻对他们讲论;但是他单独跟门徒在一起的时候,就向门徒解释一切。