Based on Matthew 13:1-13. Jesus wants us to understand Scripture. Why? So we will well equipped with the all the treasures of God's Word for every good work, including building The Bridge!
Jesus asked, "Are you starting to get a handle on all this?" They answered, "Yes." He said, "Then you see how every student well-trained in God's kingdom is like the owner of a general store who can put his hands on anything you need, old or new, exactly when you need it." Matthew 13:51-52 The Message, a paraphrase.