7.2 The following parable is as applicable to your modern era as it was
to the times of the Jews, 2001 years ago.
7.2.1 I commend its truth to you who reads these Letters.
7.3 “A sower went out to sow. And as he sowed, some seeds fell
along the path and the birds came and devoured them.
7.3.1 Other seeds fell on rocky ground, where they had not much soil,
and immediately they sprang up, since they had no depth of soil,
but when the sun rose they were scorched; and withered away.
7.3.2 Other seeds fell upon thorns, and the thorns grew up and choked them.
7.3.3 Other seeds fell on good soil and brought forth grain,
some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.
7.3.4 He who has ears to hear, let him hear …