A Kingdom Disposition – Matthew 20:1–34

Read the Passage: Matthew 20:1-34

Knowing God (20:1–16)

Matt. 20:1–16 contains the parable of the workers in the vineyard. This is one of 39 parables that Jesus told, and it is only recorded in Matthew’s Gospel. Matt. 20:1 is a key verse for this chapter, as we’re told Jesus began this parables saying, “The kingdom of heaven in like . . . .” It is clear, then, that this parable—indeed, this entire chapter—is focused on the theme of the Kingdom of God. Continue reading A Kingdom Disposition – Matthew 20:1–34