Parable of the 10 Gold Coins

Money. Banks. Taxes.

Jerusalem. The Disciples of Jesus were thinking “Heaven” when approaching Jerusalem.

Jesus Christ read their Minds. Of Course!!

And Jesus says in a Parable - NO. No “Kingdom of Heaven/God” here! Just money, banks with interest, expanding territory - “Kingship“, internal struggle and fighting among themselves, and Trading for more money!

Money! Money! Money!

The Nation of Israel is really bad. Bad in spirit, history, and in Money! 2,000 years ago or today!

I have been reading the Bible and the New Testament of Jesus Christ with a Passion. The “Gospels”.

Conclusion? There is something wrong with the Nation of Israel.

Luke 19:47,

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And every day he was teaching in the temple area. The chief priests, the scribes, and the leaders of the people, meanwhile, were seeking to put him to death.

“Parable of the 10 Gold Coins” . Luke 19:11-27. A description and theme of Jerusalem. And Jerusalem is the seat of Israel?

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While they were listening to him speak, he proceeded to tell a parable because he was near Jerusalem and they thought that the kingdom of God would appear there immediately.
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So he said, “A nobleman went off to a distant country to obtain the kingship for himself and then to return.
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He called ten of his servants and gave them ten gold coins and told them, ‘Engage in trade with these until I return.’
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His fellow citizens, however, despised him and sent a delegation after him to announce, ‘We do not want this man to be our king.’
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But when he returned after obtaining the kingship, he had the servants called, to whom he had given the money, to learn what they had gained by trading.
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The first came forward and said, ‘Sir, your gold coin has earned ten additional ones.’
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He replied, ‘Well done, good servant! You have been faithful in this very small matter; take charge of ten cities.’
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Then the second came and reported, ‘Your gold coin, sir, has earned five more.’
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And to this servant too he said, ‘You, take charge of five cities.’
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Then the other servant came and said, ‘Sir, here is your gold coin; I kept it stored away in a handkerchief,
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for I was afraid of you, because you are a demanding person; you take up what you did not lay down and you harvest what you did not plant.’
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He said to him, ‘With your own words I shall condemn you, you wicked servant. You knew I was a demanding person, taking up what I did not lay down and harvesting what I did not plant;
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why did you not put my money in a bank? Then on my return I would have collected it with interest.’
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And to those standing by he said, ‘Take the gold coin from him and give it to the servant who has ten.’
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But they said to him, ‘Sir, he has ten gold coins.’
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‘I tell you, to everyone who has, more will be given, but from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away.
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Now as for those enemies of mine who did not want me as their king, bring them here and slay them before me.’”

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More to come!

Israel!!! Money!!! Gold!!! Taxes!!!

Money! Money! Money!

“The Lament Over Jerusalem”

Luke 13:34-35.

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“Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you who kill the prophets and stone those sent to you, how many times I yearned to gather your children together as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, but you were unwilling!
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Behold, your house will be abandoned. (But) I tell you, you will not see me until (the time comes when) you say, ‘Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.’”

Luke 19:41…

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As he drew near, he saw the city and wept over it,
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saying, “If this day you only knew what makes for peace - but now it is hidden from your eyes.
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For the days are coming upon you when your enemies will raise a palisade against you; they will encircle you and hem you in on all sides.
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They will smash you to the ground and your children within you, and they will not leave one stone upon another within you because you did not recognize the time of your visitation.”

“The Cleansing of the Temple”

John 2:13-16. Jesus made a whip and used it!

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Since the Passover of the Jews was near, Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
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He found in the temple area those who sold oxen, sheep, and doves, as well as the money-changers seated there.
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He made a whip out of cords and drove them all out of the temple area, with the sheep and oxen, and spilled the coins of the money-changers and overturned their tables,
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and to those who sold doves he said, “Take these out of here, and stop making my Father’s house a marketplace.”

Luke 19:45…Money again. Profits - while 500 feet away people are poor and starving.

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Then Jesus entered the temple area and proceeded to drive out those who were selling things,
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saying to them, “It is written, ‘My house shall be a house of prayer, but you have made it a den of thieves.’”
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And every day he was teaching in the temple area. The chief priests, the scribes, and the leaders of the people, meanwhile, were seeking to put him to death,
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but they could find no way to accomplish their purpose because all the people were hanging on his words.

Israel and Jesus Christ.

Israel = Money!!!

Jesus = NO…

And we all know the results…

The parable about the coins seems symbolic of using our God-given talents rather than squandering them. Much is expected of those to who much is given.

Driving the money changers out of the temple seemed to do with perverting the Temple for material goals.

Eagle1937The Nation of Israel is really bad. Bad in spirit, history, and in Money! 2,000 years ago or today!

I have been reading the Bible and the New Testament of Jesus Christ with a Passion. The “Gospels”.

Conclusion? There is something wrong with the Nation of Israel

Careful
Now the Lord said to Abram, “Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you. And I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you, and make your name great, so that you will be a blessing. I will bless those who bless you, and him who curses you I will curse; and by you all the families of the earth shall bless themselves.” (Ge 12:1–3).

The above can be used to show how the laity can mis-use Scripture, etc. to proove anything including thinly disguised anti-Semitism…and I am not Jewish!

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