New International Version
10 When he was alone, the Twelve and the others around him asked him about the parables. 11 He told them, “The secret of the kingdom of God(A) has been given to you. But to those on the outside(B) everything is said in parables 12 so that,
13 Then Jesus said to them, “Don’t you understand this parable? How then will you understand any parable?
- Mark 4:12 Isaiah 6:9,10