Unformatted text preview: where the workers represent Christians. Work does not equal Rewards 2. Lifetime theory- The “day” is representative of a person’s lifetime and when people are converted. No matter how long you wait to convert, God will take you in. The earliest ones could represent young children/babies who die too young to understand. Timing does not matter because of equal reward 3. Race theory- The theory in which the parable represents the Gentiles coming to God long after the Jews have. Workers are not individuals, but groups of people (Jews, Gentiles) Jews should not be upset with the Gentiles who are coming to Christ, no prejudice...
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- Spring '08
- Judaism, bible, Tropological reading, Literal Reading Allegorical, Michael Pitts McGinnis