One of the biggest errors made when studying biblical parables is to guess at their meaning. How, then, can the reader understand what is meant? By letting the Bible tell us what is meant. Why did Jesus teach in parables? Many teachers say that Jesus taught in parables because it was easier to understand his meaning. While this is true for the Greek philosophers, it was not true when Jesus taught. In this lesson, Dr. Bramson will explain why Jesus taught in parables as well as the meaning of the mustard seed parable.