Matthew 13:10

English Standard Version

10 Then the disciples came and said to him, “Why do you speak to them in parables?”

New International Version

10 The disciples came to him and asked, ‘Why do you speak to the people in parables?’

New International Reader’s Version

10 The disciples came to him. They asked, ‘Why do you use stories when you speak to the people?’

King James Version

10 And the disciples came, and said unto him, Why speakest thou unto them in parables?