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The Reason Jesus Used Parables in His Ministry
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The Reason Jesus Used Parables in His Ministry

During Jesus's ministry, He used parables to tell a story that would engage an audience and also present the truth of the Gospel. The reason Jesus used parables in his ministry is because the people could relate to them on a personal level.The Gospel of Luke contains both the largest total number of parables (24) and eighteen unique parables; the Gospel of Matthew contains 23 parables of which eleven are unique, and the Gospel of Mark contains eight parables of which two are unique. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parables_of_JesusWhile Jesus used various approaches to share the Gospel, parables are one of His most effective conversion tools due to their ability to meet people where they were in life. Parables incorporated present-day life situations that any human could relate to. ...