Mormon studies, Good Samaritan, Plan of Salvation
Before modernity, Christians read this parable allegorically, with the Samaritan, for example, aptly typifying Christ. Such a reading becomes even stronger when enriched by the full plan of salvation.
Welch, John W.
"The Good Samaritan: A Type and Shadow of the Plan of Salvation,"
BYU Studies Quarterly: Vol. 38:
2, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/byusq/vol38/iss2/4