New Living Translation
But the guests he had invited ignored them and went their own way, one to his farm, another to his business.
King James Bible
But they made light of it, and went their ways, one to his farm, another to his merchandise:
Darby Bible Translation
But they made light of it, and went, one to his own land, and another to his commerce.
World English Bible
But they made light of it, and went their ways, one to his own farm, another to his merchandise,
Young's Literal Translation
and they, having disregarded it, went away, the one to his own field, and the other to his merchandise;
Matthew 22:5 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
22:5 One to his farm, another to his merchandise - One must mind what he has; another, gain what he wants. How many perish by misusing lawful things!
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
"So he sent other servants to tell them, 'The feast has been prepared. The bulls and fattened cattle have been killed, and everything is ready. Come to the banquet!'
Others seized his messengers and insulted them and killed them.
Then, going over to the people who sold doves, he told them, "Get these things out of here. Stop turning my Father's house into a marketplace!"
2 Peter 2:3
In their greed they will make up clever lies to get hold of your money. But God condemned them long ago, and their destruction will not be delayed.
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