New American Standard Bible
"But when the wheat sprouted and bore grain, then the tares became evident also.
King James Bible
But when the blade was sprung up, and brought forth fruit, then appeared the tares also.
Darby Bible Translation
But when the blade shot up and produced fruit, then appeared the darnel also.
World English Bible
But when the blade sprang up and brought forth fruit, then the darnel weeds appeared also.
Young's Literal Translation
and when the herb sprang up, and yielded fruit, then appeared also the darnel.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Then appeared the tares also - That is, then the tares were "first discovered." They had grown with the wheat, but were so much like it as not to be noticed until the wheat began to ripen.
So true piety and false hopes are not known by professions, by "blades," and leaves, and flowers, but by the fruit.
'The kingdom of heaven is like unto leaven, which a woman took, and bid to three measures of meal, till the whole was leavened.'--MATT. xiii. 33. How lovingly and meditatively Jesus looked upon homely life, knowing nothing of the differences, the vulgar differences, between the small and great! A poor woman, with her morsel of barm, kneading it up among three measures of meal, in some coarse earthenware pan, stands to Him as representing the whole process of His work in the world. Matthew brings …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Four Sowings and one Ripening
Jesus visits Nazareth and is Rejected.
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"Then it sprouted and became a low, spreading vine with its branches turned toward him, but its roots remained under it. So it became a vine and yielded shoots and sent out branches.
"But while his men were sleeping, his enemy came and sowed tares among the wheat, and went away.
"The slaves of the landowner came and said to him, 'Sir, did you not sow good seed in your field? How then does it have tares?'
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