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4:1 Once again Jesus began to teach by the sea. A large crowd gathered to him, so he got into a boat and sat down, while the whole crowd was on land facing the sea.

και
G2532
and
παλιν
G3825
again
ηρξατο
G756
began
διδασκειν
G1321
to-teach
παρα
G3844
beside
την
G3588
the
θαλασσαν
G2281
sea
και
G2532
and
συναγεται
G4863
is-gathered
προς
G4314
toward
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
οχλος
G3793
crowd
πλειστος
G4118
most
ὡστε
G5620
so-too
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
εις
G1519
into
πλοιον
G4143
ship
εμβαντα
G1684
stepping-into
καθησθαι
G2521
to-sit
εν
G1722
in
τη
G3588
[to]-the
θαλασση
G2281
[to]-sea
και
G2532
and
πας
G3956
all

G3588
the
οχλος
G3793
crowd
προς
G4314
toward
την
G3588
the
θαλασσαν
G2281
sea
επι
G1909
on
της
G3588
[of]-the
γης
G1093
[of]-earth
ησαν
G2258
they-were

4:2 He taught them with many parables; for example:

και
G2532
and
εδιδασκεν
G1321
taught
αυτους
G846
them
εν
G1722
in
παραβολαις
G3850
[to]-comparisons
πολλα
G4183
many
και
G2532
and
ελεγεν
G3004
said
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
εν
G1722
in
τη
G3588
[to]-the
διδαχη
G1322
[to]-teaching
αυτου
G846
[of]-self

4:3 “Listen! Out came a farmer to sow seeds.

ακουετε.
G191
yous-hear!
ιδου
G2400
look!
εξηλθεν
G1831
exited

G3588
the
σπειρων
G4687
scattering
σπειραι
G4687
to-scatter

4:4 And as he did so, some of them fell along the side of the path, where the birds came and ate them.

και
G2532
and
εγενετο
G1096
came-to-be
εν
G1722
in
τω
G3588
[to]-the
σπειρειν
G4687
to-scatter

G3588
the
μεν
G3303
in-fact
επεσεν
G4098
fell
παρα
G3844
beside
την
G3588
the
ὁδον
G3598
way
και
G2532
and
ηλθεν
G2064
came
τα
G3588
the
πετεινα
G4071
flyers
και
G2532
and
κατεφαγεν
G2719
consumed
αυτο
G846
it

4:5 “Others fell onto rocky ground where there wasn’t much soil. The seeds sprouted quickly because the soil was shallow.

και
G2532
and
αλλο
G243
other
επεσεν
G4098
fell
επι
G1909
on
το
G3588
the
πετρωδες
G4075
rocky
ὁπου
G3699
where
ουκ
G3756
not
ειχεν
G2192
had
γην
G1093
earth
πολλην
G4183
many
και
G2532
and
ευθυς
G2117
straightly
εξανετειλεν
G1816
shot-up
δια
G1223
through
το
G3588
the
μη
G3361
not
εχειν
G2192
to-have
βαθος
G899
depth
γης
G1093
[of]-earth

4:6 But when the sun came up, it scorched them because they had no root.

και
G2532
and
ὁτε
G3753
when
ανετειλεν
G393
rose

G3588
the
ἡλιος
G2246
sun
εκαυματισθη
G2739
was-scorched
και
G2532
and
δια
G1223
through
το
G3588
the
μη
G3361
not
εχειν
G2192
to-have
ῥιζαν
G4491
root
εξηρανθη
G3583
was-shriveled

4:7 Still others fell among thorns, which grew up and chocked the plants so that they could not produce.

και
G2532
and
αλλο
G243
other
επεσεν
G4098
fell
εις
G1519
into
τας
G3588
those
ακανθας
G173
thorns
και
G2532
and
ανεβησαν
G305
they-ascended
αἱ
G3588
the
ακανθαι
G173
thorns
και
G2532
and
συνεπνιξαν
G4846
they-choked-together
αυτο
G846
it
και
G2532
and
καρπον
G2590
produce
ουκ
G3756
not
εδωκεν
G1325
gave

4:8 “Yet others fell into ideal soil where they grew and prospered. By the time they all finished growing and producing, one seed had multiplied by thirty, another by sixty, and yet another by a hundred.”

και
G2532
and
αλλα
G235
but
επεσεν
G4098
fell
εις
G1519
into
την
G3588
the
γην
G1093
earth
την
G3588
the
καλην
G2570
beautiful
και
G2532
and
εδιδου
G1325
gave
καρπον
G2590
produce
αναβαινοντα
G305
ascending
και
G2532
and
αυξανομενα
G837
being-grown
και
G2532
and
εφερεν
G5342
carried
ἑν
G1520
one
τριακοντα
G5144
thirty
και
G2532
and
ἑν
G1520
one
ἑξηκοντα
G1835
sixty
και
G2532
and
ἑν
G1520
one
ἑκατον
G1540
hundred

4:9 And he added, “Whoever has ears, listen!”

και
G2532
and
ελεγεν
G3004
said
ὁς
G3739
who
εχει
G2192
has
ωτα
G3775
ears
ακουειν
G191
to-hear
ακουετω
G191
let-him/her/it-hear!

4:10 Now when he was alone with the disciples, the Twelve asked him about the parables.

και
G2532
and
ὁτε
G3753
when
εγενετο
G1096
came-to-be
κατα
G2596
down
μονας
G3441
sole
ηρωτων
G2065
they-asked
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
οἱ
G3588
the
περι
G4012
about
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
συν
G4862
together-with
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
δωδεκα
G1427
twelve
τας
G3588
those
παραβολας
G3850
comparisons

4:11 And he said to them, “The secret of the kingdom of God has been given to you, but to outsiders, everything is said in parables,

και
G2532
and
ελεγεν
G3004
said
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous
το
G3588
the
μυστηριον
G3466
secret
δεδοται
G1325
has-been-given
της
G3588
[of]-the
βασιλειας
G932
kingdom
του
G3588
[of]-the
θεου
G2316
[of]-God
εκεινοις
G1565
[to]-those
δε
G1161
yet
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
εξω
G1854
outside
εν
G1722
in
παραβολαις
G3850
[to]-comparisons
τα
G3588
the
παντα
G3956
all
γινεται
G1096
comes-to-be

4:12 such that ’though watching, they do not see, and though listening, they do not hear and understand. If they did, they might someday turn around and be forgiven’.”

ἱνα
G2443
that
βλεποντες
G991
observing
βλεπωσιν
G991
they-may-observe
και
G2532
and
μη
G3361
not
ιδωσιν
G1492
they-may-see
και
G2532
and
ακουοντες
G191
hearing
ακουωσιν
G191
they-may-hear
και
G2532
and
μη
G3361
not
συνιωσιν
G4920
they-may-be-intelligent
μηποτε
G3379
whether-or-not
επιστρεψωσιν
G1994
they-should-revert
και
G2532
and
αφεθη
G863
may-be-sent-away
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them

4:13 Then he continued: “Don’t you perceive this parable? Then how will you grasp the rest of them?

και
G2532
and
λεγει
G3004
is-saying
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
ουκ
G3756
not
οιδατε
G1492
yous-have-seen
την
G3588
the
παραβολην
G3850
comparison
ταυτην
G3778
this
και
G2532
and
πως
G4459
how
πασας
G3956
all
τας
G3588
those
παραβολας
G3850
comparisons
γνωσεσθε
G1097
yous-shall-know

4:14 The farmer is sowing the Word.


G3588
the
σπειρων
G4687
scattering
τον
G3588
the
λογον
G3056
saying
σπειρει
G4687
is-scattering

4:15 The seeds along the side of the path represent those who hear the Word but the Adversary comes and takes it away.

οὑτοι
G3778
these
δε
G1161
yet
εισιν
G1526
they-are
οἱ
G3588
the
παρα
G3844
beside
την
G3588
the
ὁδον
G3598
way
ὁπου
G3699
where
σπειρεται
G4687
is-scattered

G3588
the
λογος
G3056
saying
και
G2532
and
ὁταν
G3752
whenever
ακουσωσιν
G191
they-should-hear
ευθυς
G2117
straightly
ερχεται
G2064
is-coming

G3588
the
σατανας
G4567
Adversary
και
G2532
and
αιρει
G142
is-elevating
τον
G3588
the
λογον
G3056
saying
τον
G3588
the
εσπαρμενον
G4687
having-been-scattered
εις
G1519
into
αυτους
G846
them

4:16 “The seeds on the rocky soil represent those who hear the Word and gladly accept it right away.

και
G2532
and
οὑτοι
G3778
these
εισιν
G1526
they-are
οἱ
G3588
the
επι
G1909
on
τα
G3588
the
πετρωδη
G4075
rocky
σπειρομενοι
G4687
being-scattered
οἱ
G3588
the
ὁταν
G3752
whenever
ακουσωσιν
G191
they-should-hear
τον
G3588
the
λογον
G3056
saying
ευθυς
G2117
straightly
μετα
G3326
with
χαρας
G5479
[of]-joy
λαμβανουσιν
G2983
they-are-taking
αυτον
G846
him/her/it

4:17 But there is no root in them; they are shallow. So when oppression or trials come because of the Word, they are easily tripped up.

και
G2532
and
ουκ
G3756
not
εχουσιν
G2192
they-are-holding
ῥιζαν
G4491
root
εν
G1722
in
ἑαυτοις
G1438
[to]-themselves
αλλα
G235
but
προσκαιροι
G4340
transient
εισιν
G1526
they-are
ειτα
G1534
after-that
γενομενης
G1096
[of]-becoming
θλιψεως
G2347
[of]-pressure
η
G2228
or-else
διωγμου
G1375
[of]-trial
δια
G1223
through
τον
G3588
the
λογον
G3056
saying
ευθυς
G2117
straightly
σκανδαλιζονται
G4624
they-are-trapped

4:18 And the seeds among the thorns represent those who hear the Word,

και
G2532
and
αλλοι
G243
others
εισιν
G1526
they-are
οἱ
G3588
the
εις
G1519
into
τας
G3588
those
ακανθας
G173
thorns
σπειρομενοι
G4687
being-scattered
οὑτοι
G3778
these
εισιν
G1526
they-are
οἱ
G3588
the
τον
G3588
the
λογον
G3056
saying
ακουσαντες
G191
hearing

4:19 but it becomes choked by the anxieties of life, the allure of wealth, and other desires, so the Word is unproductive.

και
G2532
and
αἱ
G3588
the
μεριμναι
G3308
anxieties
του
G3588
[of]-the
αιωνος
G165
[of]-age
και
G2532
and

G3588
the
απατη
G539
[to]-delusion
του
G3588
[of]-the
πλουτου
G4149
[of]-wealth
και
G2532
and
αἱ
G3588
the
περι
G4012
about
τα
G3588
the
λοιπα
G3062
remaining
επιθυμιαι
G1939
desires
εισπορευομεναι
G1531
going-into
συμπνιγουσιν
G4846
they-are-choking-together
τον
G3588
the
λογον
G3056
saying
και
G2532
and
ακαρπος
G175
unproductive
γινεται
G1096
comes-to-be

4:20 But the seeds on ideal soil represent those who hear the Word and gladly accept it. They product thirty, sixty, or a hundred times what was sown.”

και
G2532
and
εκεινοι
G1565
those
εισιν
G1526
they-are
οἱ
G3588
the
επι
G1909
on
την
G3588
the
γην
G1093
earth
την
G3588
the
καλην
G2570
beautiful
σπαρεντες
G4687
being-scattered
οἱτινες
G3748
who
ακουουσιν
G191
they-are-hearing
τον
G3588
the
λογον
G3056
saying
και
G2532
and
παραδεχονται
G3858
they-accept
και
G2532
and
καρποφορουσιν
G2592
they-are-productive
ἑν
G1520
one
τριακοντα
G5144
thirty
και
G2532
and
ἑν
G1520
one
ἑξηκοντα
G1835
sixty
και
G2532
and
ἑν
G1520
one
ἑκατον
G1540
hundred

4:21 Then he said to them, “Nobody puts a lamp under a container or bed; don’t they put it on a lampstand instead?

και
G2532
and
ελεγεν
G3004
said
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
μητι
G3385
not
ερχεται
G2064
is-coming

G3588
the
λυχνος
G3088
little-light
ἱνα
G2443
that
ὑπο
G5259
under
τον
G3588
the
μοδιον
G3426
measuring-container
τεθη
G5087
may-be-placed
η
G2228
or-else
ὑπο
G5259
under
την
G3588
the
κλινην
G2825
couch
ουχ
G3756
not
ἱνα
G2443
that
επι
G1909
on
την
G3588
the
λυχνιαν
G3087
lampstand
τεθη
G5087
may-be-placed

4:22 For there is nothing hidden that won’t be revealed, and nothing cloaked that won’t be made obvious.

ου
G3756
not
γαρ
G1063
because
εστιν
G2076
is
κρυπτον
G2927
concealed
εαν
G1437
if-ever
μη
G3361
not
ἱνα
G2443
that
φανερωθη
G5319
may-be-revealed
ουδε
G3761
not-even
εγενετο
G1096
came-to-be
αποκρυφον
G614
cloaked
αλλ᾽
G235
but
ἱνα
G2443
that
ελθη
G2064
may-come
εις
G1519
into
φανερον
G5318
shining

4:23 If you have ears, listen!”

ει.
G1487
if
τις
G5101
who
εχει
G2192
has
ωτα
G3775
ears
ακουειν
G191
to-hear
ακουετω
G191
let-him/her/it-hear!

4:24 And he added, “Listen carefully! Whatever measure you use will be used on you— with a bonus!

και
G2532
and
ελεγεν
G3004
said
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
βλεπετε
G991
yous-observe!
τι
G5101
what
ακουετε
G191
yous-are-hearing
εν
G1722
in

G3739
[to]-whom
μετρω
G3358
[to]-measurement
μετρειτε
G3354
yous-are-measuring
μετρηθησεται
G3354
shall-be-measured
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous
και
G2532
and
προστεθησεται
G4369
shall-be-added
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous

4:25 For those who have much will be given more, but those who have little will be deprived of even that.

ὁς
G3739
who
γαρ
G1063
because
εχει
G2192
has
δοθησεται
G1325
shall-be-given
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
και
G2532
and
ὁς
G3739
who
ουκ
G3756
not
εχει
G2192
has
και
G2532
and

G3588
the
εχει
G2192
has
αρθησεται
G142
shall-be-elevated
απ᾽
G575
from
αυτου
G846
[of]-self

4:26 “The kingdom of God is like this,” he continued. “A farmer plants seeds

και
G2532
and
ελεγεν
G3004
said
οὑτως
G3779
likewise
εστιν
G2076
is

G3588
the
βασιλεια
G932
kingdom
του
G3588
[of]-the
θεου
G2316
[of]-God
ὡς
G5613
as
ανθρωπος
G444
person
βαλη
G906
should-throw
τον
G3588
the
σπορον
G4703
seed
επι
G1909
on
της
G3588
[of]-the
γης
G1093
[of]-earth

4:27 and goes to bed, then wakes up the next day and the seed has sprouted and grown. The farmer has no idea how this happens;

και
G2532
and
καθευδη
G2518
may-sleep
και
G2532
and
εγειρηται
G1453
may-be-awakened
νυκτα
G3571
night
και
G2532
and
ἡμεραν
G2250
day
και
G2532
and

G3588
the
σπορος
G4703
seed
βλαστα
G985
may-sprout
και
G2532
and
μηκυνηται
G3373
may-lengthen
ὡς
G5613
as
ουκ
G3756
not
οιδεν
G1492
has-seen
αυτος
G846
him/her/it-self

4:28 the earth just automatically produces the stalk, then the ear, and then the full head of grain.

αυτοματη
G844
automatic

G3588
the
γη
G1093
earth
καρποφορει
G2592
is-productive
πρωτον
G4412
first
χορτον
G5528
fodder
ειτα
G1534
after-that
σταχυν.
G4719
head-of-grain
ειτα
G1534
after-that
πληρης
G4134
full
σιτον
G4621
grain
εν
G1722
in
τω
G3588
[to]-the
σταχυϊ
G4719
[to]-head-of-grain

4:29 And when it ripens it is time to get out the sickle, because the harvest is ready.”

ὁταν
G3752
whenever
δε
G1161
yet
παραδοι
G3860
may-hand-over

G3588
the
καρπος
G2590
produce
ευθυς
G2117
straightly
αποστελλει
G649
is-commissioning
το
G3588
the
δρεπανον
G1407
sickle
ὁτι
G3754
since
παρεστηκεν
G3936
has-stood-beside

G3588
the
θερισμος
G2326
harvest

4:30 And he went on: “To what can we compare the kingdom of God? What parable can we use?

και
G2532
and
ελεγεν
G3004
said
πως
G4459
how
ὁμοιωσωμεν
G3666
we-may-compare
την
G3588
the
βασιλειαν
G932
kingdom
του
G3588
[of]-the
θεου
G2316
[of]-God
η
G2228
or-else
εν
G1722
in
τινι
G5101
[to]-whom?
αυτην
G846
herself
παραβολη
G3850
[to]-comparison
θωμεν
G5087
we-may-place

4:31 It is like a mustard seed, one of the tiniest that gets planted in the ground.

ὡς
G5613
as
κοκκω
G2848
[to]-kernel
σιναπεως
G4615
[of]-mustard
ὁς
G3739
who
ὁταν
G3752
whenever
σπαρη
G4687
may-be-scattered
επι
G1909
on
της
G3588
[of]-the
γης
G1093
[of]-earth
μικροτερον
G3398
smaller
ον
G5607
being
παντων
G3956
[of]-all
των
G3588
[of]-the
σπερματων
G4690
[of]-seeds
των
G3588
[of]-the
επι
G1909
on
της
G3588
[of]-the
γης
G1093
[of]-earth

4:32 After planting, it grows up to become the biggest vegetable, with branches large enough to provide shade for the birds to nest.”

και
G2532
and
ὁταν
G3752
whenever
σπαρη
G4687
may-be-scattered
αναβαινει
G305
is-ascending
και
G2532
and
γινεται
G1096
comes-to-be
μειζον
G3185
greater
παντων
G3956
[of]-all
των
G3588
[of]-the
λαχανων
G3001
[of]-vegetables
και
G2532
and
ποιει
G4160
is-doing
κλαδους
G2798
branches
μεγαλους
G3173
large
ὡστε
G5620
so-too
δυνασθαι
G1410
to-be-able
ὑπο
G5259
under
την
G3588
the
σκιαν
G4639
shadow
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
τα
G3588
the
πετεινα
G4071
flyers
του
G3588
[of]-the
ουρανου
G3772
[of]-sky
κατασκηνουν
G2681
to-encamp

4:33 And with many such parables he spoke the Word to them, according to what they could grasp.

και
G2532
and
τοιαυταις
G5108
[to]-such
παραβολαις
G3850
[to]-comparisons
πολλαις
G4183
[to]-much
ελαλει
G2980
talked
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
τον
G3588
the
λογον
G3056
saying
καθως
G2531
according-to
ηδυναντο
G1410
they-were-able
ακουειν
G191
to-hear

4:34 In fact, he never spoke without using parables, though he explained them all to his disciples privately.

χωρις
G5565
without
δε
G1161
yet
παραβολης
G3850
[of]-comparison
ουκ
G3756
not
ελαλει
G2980
talked
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
κατ᾽
G2596
down
ιδιαν
G2398
one's-own
δε
G1161
yet
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
ιδιοις
G2398
[to]-own
μαθηταις
G3101
[to]-pupils
επελυεν
G1956
solved
παντα
G3956
all

4:35 Later that day as evening approached, he said to them, “Let’s go across to the other side.”

και
G2532
and
λεγει
G3004
is-saying
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
εν
G1722
in
εκεινη
G1565
[to]-that-one
τη
G3588
[to]-the
ἡμερα
G2250
[to]-day
οψιας
G3798
[of]-late
γενομενης
G1096
[of]-becoming
διελθωμεν
G1330
we-may-pass-through
εις
G1519
into
το
G3588
the
περαν
G4008
other-side

4:36 So they left the crowd and took him, since he was already in the boat. Other boats went along as well.

και
G2532
and
αφεντες
G863
releasing
τον
G3588
the
οχλον
G3793
crowd
παραλαμβανουσιν
G3880
they-are-accepting
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
ὡς
G5613
as
ην
G2258
was
εν
G1722
in
τω
G3588
[to]-the
πλοιω
G4143
[to]-ship
και
G2532
and
αλλα
G235
but
πλοια
G4143
ships
ην
G2258
was
μετ᾽
G3326
with
αυτου
G846
[of]-self

4:37 But a storm came up with strong winds, and the waves beat on the boat to the point that it was filled with water.

και
G2532
and
γινεται
G1096
comes-to-be
λαιλαψ
G2978
storm
μεγαλη
G3173
big
ανεμου
G417
[of]-wind
και
G2532
and
τα
G3588
the
κυματα
G2949
waves
επεβαλλεν
G1911
threw-upon
εις
G1519
into
το
G3588
the
πλοιον
G4143
ship
ὡστε
G5620
so-too
ηδη
G2235
already
γεμιζεσθαι
G1072
to-fill-completely
το
G3588
the
πλοιον
G4143
ship

4:38 Now Jesus was sleeping on a cushion at the stern, so they woke him up and were saying, “Teacher! Don’t you care that we are about to die?”

και
G2532
and
αυτος
G846
him/her/it-self
ην
G2258
was
εν
G1722
in
τη
G3588
[to]-the
πρυμνη
G4403
[to]-stern
επι
G1909
on
το
G3588
the
προσκεφαλαιον
G4344
head-rest
καθευδων
G2518
sleeping
και
G2532
and
εγειρουσιν
G1453
they-are-waking-up
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
και
G2532
and
λεγουσιν
G3004
they-are-relating
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
διδασκαλε
G1320
oh-teacher
ου
G3756
not
μελει
G3199
is-interested
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
ὁτι
G3754
since
απολλυμεθα
G622
we-are-destroyed-completely

4:39 And when he was fully awake he rebuked the wind and said to the waves, “Silence! Shut up!” Then the wind died down and there was great calm.

και
G2532
and
διεγερθεις
G1326
being-fully-awakened
επετιμησεν
G2008
rebuked
τω
G3588
[to]-the
ανεμω
G417
[to]-wind
και
G2532
and
ειπεν
G2036
said
τη
G3588
[to]-the
θαλασση
G2281
[to]-sea
σιωπα
G4623
you-hush!
πεφιμωσο
G5392
you-muzzle!
και
G2532
and
εκοπασεν
G2869
diminished

G3588
the
ανεμος
G417
wind
και
G2532
and
εγενετο
G1096
came-to-be
γαληνη
G1055
tranquility
μεγαλη
G3173
big

4:40 “What cowards you are!” he said to them. “You have no faith!”

και
G2532
and
ειπεν
G2036
said
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
τι
G5101
what
δειλοι
G1169
cowardly
εστε
G2075
yous-are
ουπω
G3768
not-yet
εχετε
G2192
yous-have
πιστιν
G4102
trust

4:41 Great fear came over them and they said to each other, “Who can this be, since the wind and the sea listen to him?!”

και
G2532
and
εφοβηθησαν
G5399
they-feared
φοβον
G5401
fear
μεγαν
G3173
large
και
G2532
and
ελεγον.
G3004
they-said
προς
G4314
toward
αλληλους
G240
each-other
τις
G5101
who
αρα
G686
consequently
οὑτος
G3778
same
εστιν
G2076
is
ὁτι
G3754
since
και
G2532
and

G3588
the
ανεμος
G417
wind
και
G2532
and

G3588
the
θαλασσα
G2281
sea
ὑπακουει
G5219
is-listening
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]