New Living Translation
"But when the king came in to meet the guests, he noticed a man who wasn't wearing the proper clothes for a wedding.
King James Bible
And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment:
Darby Bible Translation
And the king, having gone in to see the guests, beheld there a man not clothed with a wedding garment.
World English Bible
But when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man who didn't have on wedding clothing,
Young's Literal Translation
'And the king having come in to view those reclining, saw there a man not clothed with clothing of the marriage-feast,
Matthew 22:11 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
22:11 The guest - The members of the visible Church.
LibraryThe Wedding Garment
The parable may be discoursed upon under five heads. Here is an enemy at the feast; here is the king at the feast; that king becomes the judge at the feast; and hence the enemy becomes the criminal at the feast; and swiftly is removed by the executioner at the feast. I. We see in the text AN ENEMY AT THE FEAST. He came into the banquet when he was bidden, but he came only in appearance, he came not in heart. The banquet was intended for the honour of the son, but this man meant not so; he was willing …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 17: 1871
The Parable of the Wedding Feast
Making Light of Christ
The Beatific vision
2 Kings 10:22
And Jehu instructed the keeper of the wardrobe, "Be sure that every worshiper of Baal wears one of these robes." So robes were given to them.
Jeshua's clothing was filthy as he stood there before the angel.
So the angel said to the others standing there, "Take off his filthy clothes." And turning to Jeshua he said, "See, I have taken away your sins, and now I am giving you these fine new clothes."
So the servants brought in everyone they could find, good and bad alike, and the banquet hall was filled with guests.
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