Christ was answering a question posed by the Pharisees, and He replied directly to them: "He answered them and said, . Broadman Press 1932,33. "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". Revised after the Fourth German Edition, by A.C. Kendrick. J. Vaughan, Fifty Sermons, 4th series, p. 15. 2 *Samaritans (enemies of the *Jews; they came from *Samaria) The *parable of the Good *Samaritan is only in Luke’s *Gospel (10:30-37). ", John W. Ritenbaugh Its primary meaning is "inside," as it is rendered in Matthew 23:26: "Blind Pharisee, first cleanse the inside of the cup and dish, that the outside of them may be clean also." You (saith our Saviour) are much mistaken as to the nature of my kingdom, and indeed of the kingdom of the Messiah, in the expectation of which you live. Where, in this kingdom, will you find any signs of age, any evidence of weariness, any vestige of decay, any proof that it has an end?