31 ¶ Another parable put he forth unto them, saying, The kingdom of heaven is like to a grain of mustard seed, which a man took, and sowed in his field:
31 Verse 31. The kingdom of heaven is like to a grain of mustard
seed] This parable is a representation of the progress of the
Gospel in the world; and of the growth of grace in the soul. That
grace which leads the soul to the fulness of glory may begin, and
often does, in a single good desire-a wish to escape hell, or a
desire to enjoy God in heaven.