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A simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson, as told by Jesus in the Gospels
“In the parable of the sheep and the goats, Jesus indicates that some will be condemned.”
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An interesting or amusing story, typically fictional or exaggerated
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A word or phrase that departs from straightforward, literal language
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Something or someone puzzling, mysterious or inexplicable
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