One of the main teachings of Jesus is on the kingdom of heaven. The central point of most of his parables is the kingdom of God. This kingdom is present in the person of Jesus; and he came to establish this kingdom upon earth, i.e., in the hearts of all people. From the part of the believers, everyone is exhorted to establish the kingdom of God. What is this Kingdom? A kingdom is always associated with a king, subjects, rules, territory, etc. So is the kingdom of God. It has a king– Jesus. All those who accept his sovereignty are the subjects of this kingdom. There is only one rule – love. Its territory is without limit because Jesus is the universal king. The kingdom of God exists in the heart of every person who accepts the sovereignty of God; it exists in the life of everyone with sincere love because God is love.
The Gospel of today compares the kingdom of heaven with different imageries. First of all, it is compared to a hidden treasure in the field. It is hidden in many ways: it is hidden because those who search for it and find it are few; it is hidden because it is difficult to comprehend the paradox of the rule of this kingdom. In fact, the kingdom of heaven is not hidden, but the value of it is not yet discovered!
Secondly, the kingdom of God is compared to a fine pearl, i.e., it is of the great value. It is more valuable than the most valuable treasure upon the