New Living Translation
Friend,' he asked, 'how is it that you are here without wedding clothes?' But the man had no reply.
King James Bible
And he saith unto him, Friend, how camest thou in hither not having a wedding garment? And he was speechless.
Darby Bible Translation
And he says to him, My friend, how camest thou in here not having on a wedding garment? But he was speechless.
World English Bible
and he said to him, 'Friend, how did you come in here not wearing wedding clothing?' He was speechless.
Young's Literal Translation
and he saith to him, Comrade, how didst thou come in hither, not having clothing of the marriage-feast? and he was speechless.
Matthew 22:12 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
22:12 A wedding garment - The righteousness of Christ, first imputed, then implanted. It may easily be observed, this has no relation to the Lord's Supper, but to God's proceeding at the last day.
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
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"He answered one of them, 'Friend, I haven't been unfair! Didn't you agree to work all day for the usual wage?
Jesus said, "My friend, go ahead and do what you have come for." Then the others grabbed Jesus and arrested him.
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