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Biblical parables were foretold, and are true?
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Jesus is the truth of God and God cannot lie. Each story or parable told by Jesus had a true history, or even a future to what He said. God the father knows all things, and Jesus the son and word of God knows and does His will. There is no reason either would make up a fictitious story.
Matthew 13:34 - 35. All these things spake Jesus unto the multitude in 3850> parables; and without a 3850> parable spake he not unto them: 35. That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet, saying, I will open my mouth in 3850> parables; I will utter things which have been kept secret from the foundation of the world.
Mark 4:33 - 34. And with many such 3850> parables spake he the word unto them, as they were able to hear it. 34. But without a 3850> parable spake he not unto them: and when they were alone, he expounded all things to his disciples.
John 1:17. For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.
John 14:6. Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
Numbers 23:17 - 19. And when he came to him, behold, he stood by his burnt offering, and the princes of Moab with him. And Balak said unto him, What hath the LORD spoken? 18. And he took up his parable <4912, and said, Rise up, Balak, and hear; hearken unto me, thou son of Zippor: 19. God [is] not a man, that he should lie; neither the son of man, that he should repent: hath he said, and shall he not do [it]? or hath he spoken, and shall he not make it good?
Psalms 78:1 - 4.
Colossians 1:26 - 28. Even the mystery which hath been hid from ages and from generations, but now is made manifest to his saints: 27. To whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ in you, the hope of glory: 28. Whom we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus:
Titus 1:1 - 2. Paul, a servant of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God's elect, and the acknowledging of the truth which is after godliness; 2. In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world began;
(Hebrew - HW) parable 4912: mashal maw-shawl': apparently from 4910 in some original sense of superiority in mental action; properly, a pithy maxim, usually of metaphorical nature; hence, a simile (as an adage, poem, discourse):--byword, like, parable, proverb. HW 4910
(Greek - GW) parable 3850: parabole par-ab-ol-ay': from 3846; a similitude ("parable"), i.e. (symbolic) fictitious narrative (of common life conveying a moral), apothegm or adage:--comparison, figure, parable, proverb. GW 3846
(Greek - GW) proverb 3942: paroimia par-oy-mee'-ah: from a compound of 3844 and perhaps a derivative of 3633; apparently a state alongside of supposition, i.e. (concretely) an adage; specially, an enigmatical or fictitious illustration:--parable, proverb. GW 3844 GW 3633
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