In the parable of the sower, Jesus Christ mentions an increase of thirty, sixty and an hundred fold.
Turning to the ideal, in works entirely modern in motive and treatment, Hamo Thornycroft produced " The Mower " (1884) and " A Sower " (1886); the " Stanley Memorial " in the old church at Holyhead partakes of the same character.
Only one parable, that of the sower, is given or referred to.
193) wheat commonly returned two hundred-fold to the sower, and occasionally three hundred-fold.
It is now completely destitute of trees, but it abounds with brushwood of lentisk and cistus, and here and there affords a patch of corn-land to the occasional sower from Myconus.