Jesus purposefully spoke to the people in parables.
The answer to Jesus' riddle is very simple.
Jesus is God
Greetings Saints , Jesus doesn't consider himself good , what does Scripture say Jesus is .
1 Timothy 2:4-6
4who doth will all men to be saved, and to come to the full knowledge of the truth;
5for one [is] God, one also [is] mediator of God and of men, the man Christ Jesus,
6who did give himself a ransom for all -- the testimony in its own times --
this is he concerning whom I said, After me doth come a man, who hath come before me, because he was before me:
Jesus answered, `Verily, verily, I say to thee, If any one may not be born of water, and the Spirit, he is not able to enter into the reign of God;
`Come, see a man, who told me all things -- as many as I did; is this the Christ?'
and now, ye seek to kill me -- a man who hath spoken to you the truth I heard from God; this Abraham did not;
he answered and said, `A man called Jesus made clay, and rubbed my eyes, and said to me, Go away to the pool of Siloam, and wash; and having gone away and having washed, I received sight;'
Of the Pharisees, therefore, certain said, `This man is not from God, because the sabbath he doth not keep;' others said, `How is a man -- a sinful one -- able to do such signs?' and there was a division among them.
greater love than this hath no one, that any one his life may lay down for his friends;
`Men, Israelites! hear these words, Jesus the Nazarene, a man approved of God among you by mighty works, and wonders, and signs, that God did through him in the midst of you, according as also ye yourselves have known;
1 Timothy 2:4-6
who doth will all men to be saved, and to come to the full knowledge of the truth;
5 for one [is] God, one also [is] mediator of God and of men, the man Christ Jesus,
6 who did give himself a ransom for all -- the testimony in its own times --
2 Corinthians 2:10
And to whom ye forgive anything -- I also; for I also, if I have forgiven anything, to whom I have forgiven [it], because of you -- in the person of Christ -- [I forgive it,]
who being the brightness of the glory, and the impress of His subsistence, bearing up also the all things by the saying of his might -- through himself having made a cleansing of our sins, sat down at the right hand of the greatness in the highest,
Young's Literal Translation (YLT)
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Yes, Jesus is God and yes, Jesus is good.
This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief.
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