24Another parable He put forth to them, saying:  “The kingdom of heaven is like a man who sowed good seed in his field; 25but while men slept, his enemy came and sowed tares among the wheat and went his way. 26But when the grain had sprouted and produced a crop, then the tares also appeared.  27So the servants of the owner came and said to him, ‘Sir, did you not sow good seed in your field?  How then does it have tares?’  28He said to them, “an enemy has done this.’  The servants said to him, ‘Do you want us then to go and gather them up?’  29But he said, ‘No, lest while you gather up the tares you also uproot the wheat with them.  30Let both grow together until the harvest I will say to the reapers, “First gather together the tares and bind them in bundles to burn them, but gather the wheat into my barn.”’”