“The mustard seed is not the smallest seed on earth.”

Skeptics claim that Mark 4:31 is an error, that the mustard seed is not the smallest seed on earth. But keep in mind that Jesus is not leading a botany class—He is explaining the kingdom of God using an analogy that would be understood by His audience. He is saying that of the seeds sown by the Jews in Israel, it is the smallest. His point is to show the great expanse of the kingdom of God from the smallest of beginnings.

Mark 4:31 It is like a mustard seed which, when it is sown on the ground, is smaller than all the seeds on earth;

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One Response to “The mustard seed is not the smallest seed on earth.”

  1. danny says:

    this is what happens when you read and quote from a perverted book. the true bible does not say the mustard seed is the smallest seed. it says that when the mustard seed is sown in the earth it is less than all the seeds that be in the earth. but ray reads and quotes from a perverted book. he seeks to make Lord Jesus appear to be a liar. that is this heretic’s mission.

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