Parables of Jesus. in the canonical gospels and the Gospel of Thomas. edited by Robert Nguyen Cramer (version 5.7.31.1). The texts of the parables below are taken from the NRSV (synoptic parables) or from the Brill edition of the Gospel of Thomas. This list of famous Christians mainly includes people in entertainment, such as TV, movies, sports and music. These are people who are famous because of their careers, not…