Matthew 24:32 Index
"Now learn a parable of the fig tree; When his branch is yet tender, and putteth forth leaves, ye know that summer is nigh:"
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" . . . learn a parable . . . "

  • This brief "parable" is based on an illustration from nature. It had particular meaning to the people of Palestine, where fig trees were common. (5BC 502)

" . . . the fig tree . . . "