8.20a Parable of the Barren Fig Tree

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Then Jesus told this parable, “A man came looking for fruit on his fig tree but found none. So he said to the gardener, Look, three years Ive waited for fruit in vain. Cut it down! Why waste the land? The gardener said, “Give it another year while I cultivate and fertilize it, perhaps it will fruit then, if not, cut it.