10. Andthe disciplescame,and saidunto him,Whyspeakest thouunto theminparables?11. He answeredand saidunto them,Becauseit is givenunto youto knowthe mysteriesof the kingdomof heaven,butto themit isnotgiven.12. Forwhosoeverhath,to himshall be given,andhe shall have more abundance:butwhosoeverhathnot,fromhimshall be taken awayeventhathe hath.13. Thereforespeak Ito theminparables:becausetheyseeingseenot;andhearingthey hearnot,neitherdo they understand.14. Andinthemis fulfilledthe prophecyof Esaias,which saith,By hearingye shall hear,andshallnotunderstand;andseeingye shall see,andshallnotperceive:15. Forthispeople’sheartis waxed gross,andtheirearsare dull ofhearing,andtheireyesthey have closed;lest at any timethey should seewiththeireyes,andhearwiththeirears,andshould understandwiththeirheart,andshould be converted,andI should healthem.16. Butblessedareyoureyes,forthey see:andyourears,forthey hear.