This is one of the few parables where Jesus interpreted the metaphors that he used. The parable is about the process of the development of the true church after Jesus and the apostles died. He warned us we would have to stay faithful in an environment of religious corruption and hypocrisy until a future separation work would bring to light truth and error. Watch this short video to learn more about the parable.
Are God and Evil a pair that must coexist? Did God create evil, and if so, can't He just get rid of it? Watch this vlog and then listen to the podcast of the same name to explore more on the purpose of evil and more.