Verses with the word parables in the Apocrypha (9 verses):
The parables of knowledge are in the treasures of wisdom: but godliness is an abomination to a sinner.
Be willing to hear every godly discourse; and let not the parables of understanding escape thee.
A cheerful countenance is a token of a heart that is in prosperity; and the finding out of parables is a wearisome labour of the mind.
They that were of understanding in sayings became also wise themselves, and poured forth exquisite parables.
They shall not be sought for in publick counsel, nor sit high in the congregation: they shall not sit on the judges' seat, nor understand the sentence of judgment: they cannot declare justice and judgment; and they shall not be found where parables are spoken.
He will keep the sayings of the renowned men: and where subtil parables are, he will be there also.
He will seek out the secrets of grave sentences, and be conversant in dark parables.
Thy soul covered the whole earth, and thou filledst it with dark parables.
The countries marvelled at thee for thy songs, and proverbs, and parables, and interpretations.