Parable : A simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson, as told by Jesus in the Gospels. the aim is to teach a lesson.
The good samritan There was a Jewish man walking along a road. He was coming from Jerusalem and was heading to Jericho
suddenly a group of men jumped out from behind a hill. They took all his belongings and tore off most of his clothes. They didn't want him to follow them so they beat him up very badly, and left him lying and bleeding on the side of the road.
A few minutes later a priest was walking down the same path and noticed the man lying on the side of the road. Do you know what he did? crossed away