Asked in Mustard Seed
What is the significance of the parable of mustard seed and leaven?
The Mustard seed is very small, but when it grows it grows into a mighty tree. When leaven is used in flour it helps it to rise. The words of Christ can be likened to both seed and leaven, they can grow within your heart and can become a mighty influence in your life. ...
Asked in Rhyming Words
What rhymes with seven?
Eleven, heaven, Kevin, leaven, seventy-seven, Evan, Heaven, leaven, eleven, Armageddon, Devon, Kevin, Heaven and leaven. That's all I can think of. Eleven... Kevin, not too many words rhyme with 7. Since you put this in relationships, I don't know what to tell you! Sorry for the inconvenience, :) kevin rhymes heaven, eleven, steven, eleven Eleven Kevin Evan Heaven Leaven eleven ...
Asked in The Bible
What is the 'leaven of Herod' according to the Bible?
Mark 8:15 - Then He charged them, saying, "Take heed, beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and the leaven of Herod." [NKJV] In the Bible, "leaven" is used both literally (the yeast that makes bread rise) and figuratively (a relatively small force or amount that nonetheless makes a major impact). As used by Jesus in Mark 8:15, "leaven" refers to a "corrupting influence." ...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic
Define average in your own words?
Well, then, look at the definition, and try to state it in your own words! Well, then, look at the definition, and try to state it in your own words! Well, then, look at the definition, and try to state it in your own words! Well, then, look at the definition, and try to state it in your own words! ...
What are words that start with a p that are the definition of a strike?
Words that start with a p that are the definition of a strike are picket and protest. ...
Asked in Judaism
Why was leaven barred from sacrificial feasts?
It was not. Leaven was barred from all meal-offerings (Leviticus ch.2) with one exception (ibid. ch.23). I don't know of a simple reason; but on a slightly esoteric note, leaven symbolizes the Evil Inclination (Talmud, Berakhot 17a). ...
Asked in Jesus Christ
What was Jesus referring to when he told his apostles to be aware of leaven?
False Doctrine. Mat 16:12 Then understood they how that he bade [them] not beware of the leaven of bread, but of the doctrine of the Pharisees and of the Sadducees. ...
Asked in Parables
What was Jesus trying to teach us in the parable of the yeast?
A common interpretation is that the meal is the world and the leaven is the gospel which will be preached throughout the world until everyone becomes saved. However leaven is always a type of sin, evil, false doctrine in the Bible. For example Jesus warned against the leaven of the Pharisees and Sadducees (Matthew 16:6, Matthew 16:12) and the leaven of Herod (Mark 8:15). In 1Corinthians 5:6-8 leaven is defined as malice and evil. So in this parable Jesus warns against the permeating...