Parables of Jesus in Luke
By: Readings of @5Watts
Parable of the Sower
Luke 8:4 - 15
And when a great crowd was gathering and people from town after town came to him, he said in a parable:
"A sower went out to sow his seed. And as he sowed, some fell along the path and was trampled underfoot, and the birds of the air devoured it. ...
Parable of the Good Samaritan
Luke 10:25 - 37
And behold, a lawyer stood up to put him to the test, saying, "Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?"
He said to him, "What is written in the Law? How do you read it?" ...
Parable of the Rich Fool
Luke 12:13 - 21
Someone in the crowd said to him, "Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me."
But he said to him, "Man, who made me a judge or arbitrator over you?" ...
Parable of the Mustard Seed
Luke 13:18 - 19
He said therefore, "What is the kingdom of God like? And to what shall I compare it?
It is like a grain of mustard seed that a man took and sowed in his garden, and it grew and became a tree, and the birds of the air made nests in its branches." ...
Parable of the Great Dinner
Luke 14:15 - 24
When one of those who reclined at table with him heard these things, he said to him, "Blessed is everyone who will eat bread in the kingdom of God!"
But he said to him, "A man once gave a great banquet and invited many. ...
Parable of the Lost Sheep
Luke 15:1 - 7
Now the tax collectors and sinners were all drawing near to hear him.
And the Pharisees and the scribes grumbled, saying, "This man receives sinners and eats with them." ...
Parable of the Lost Coin
Luke 15:8 - 10
"Or what woman, having ten silver coins, if she loses one coin, does not light a lamp and sweep the house and seek diligently until she finds it?
And when she has found it, she calls together her friends and neighbors, saying, 'Rejoice with me, for I have found the coin that I had lost.' ...
Parable of the Lost Son
Luke 15:11 - 32
And he said, "There was a man who had two sons.
And the younger of them said to his father, 'Father, give me the share of property that is coming to me.' And he divided his property between them. ...
Parable of the Dishonest Manager
Luke 16:1 - 9
He also said to the disciples, "There was a rich man who had a manager, and charges were brought to him that this man was wasting his possessions.
And he called him and said to him, 'What is this that I hear about you? Turn in the account of your management, for you can no longer be manager.' ...
Parable of the Widow and Unjust Judge
Luke 18:1 - 8
And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart.
He said, "In a certain city there was a judge who neither feared God nor respected man. ...