And he told them this parable: "The ground of a certain rich man produced a good crop.
And He told them a parable, saying, "The land of a rich man was very productive.
And he gave an illustration: "A rich man had a fertile farm that produced fine crops.
Then he told them this story: "The farm of a certain rich man produced a terrific crop.
And he said to them, in a story, The land of a certain man of great wealth was very fertile:
Then he told them a parable: "The land of a rich man produced abundantly.
Then He spoke a parable to them, saying: "The ground of a certain rich man yielded plentifully.
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1 tn Grk “And he.” Here δέ (de) has been translated as “then” to indicate the connection to the preceding statement.
2 tn Grk “a parable, saying.” The participle λέγων (legwn) is redundant in contemporary English and has not been translated here.
3 tn Or “yielded a plentiful harvest.”