“Learn this parable from the fig tree: Whenever its branch becomes tender and puts out its leaves, you know that summer is near.
Now the Jewish feast of Tabernacles
When you enter the town, you can find him before he goes up to the high place to eat. The people won’t eat until he arrives, for he must bless the sacrifice. Once that happens, those who have been invited will eat. Now go on up, for
I invoke heaven and earth as witnesses against you
The withering flower, its beautiful splendor, situated at the head of a rich valley, will be like an early fig before harvest – as soon as someone notices it, he grabs it and swallows it.
When the servant had left, David got up from beside the mound,
When he became king, he executed Jeroboam’s entire family. He wiped out everyone who breathed,
But when I leave you, the Lord’s spirit will carry you away so I can’t find you.
and when all the people had finished crossing, the ark of the Lord and the priests crossed as the people looked on.
Once he had removed Amasa
When the messengers returned to the king,
When the chariot commanders realized he was not the king of Israel, they turned away from him.
All the people were aware
For very soon my fury
When he was alone, those around him with the twelve asked him about the parables.
And when the grain is ripe, he sends in the sickle
But Jesus, paying no attention to what was said, told the synagogue ruler, “Do not be afraid; just believe.”