marriage scene in Matthew 22 and the parable of the Ten Virgins in
Matthew 25 are symbolisms of the marriage feast of the lamb.
There were those who refused to come such as the Jewish
leaders. The offer of salvation was extended to the gentiles,
those from the streets.
invitation to come is the result of love. God wants his
absence of a wedding garment in Matthew
22:11-14 was an example of one who refused to put it on or
possible snuck in some other way. They apparently
responded but were not transformed. Either way when found
and confronted the results final. Ephesians
the parable of the Ten Virgins the sleep may refer to those who
have died and are waiting for the resurrection.
Preparedness takes place before death and after death there is
no transfer of preparedness.
is a reminder that the Christian life requires work.
not weary, the marriage feast is a long time in coming.
is a way to be ready for the supper; Christ's return