Mat 13:1 That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the sea.
Mat 13:2 And great crowds gathered about him, so that he got into a boat and sat there; and the whole crowd stood on the beach.
Mat 13:3 And he told them many things in parables, saying: “[Behold] A sower went out to sow.
Mat 13:4 And as he sowed, some seeds fell along the path, and the birds came and devoured them.
Mat 13:5 Other seeds fell on rocky ground, where they had not much soil, and immediately they sprang up, since they had no depth of soil,
Mat 13:6 but when the sun rose they were scorched; and since they had no root they withered away.
Mat 13:7 Other seeds fell upon thorns, and the thorns grew up and choked them.
Mat 13:8 Other seeds fell on good soil and brought forth grain, some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.
What are the commands of Jesus Christ which we need to obey? In disciple-making, Jesus commanded the following in Matthew 28:20: “teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you…” What are the commands that we are to follow and teach others as identified by Jesus’ use of the imperative mood in the Greek?
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