And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment:…
It differs, specifically, from those vanities in which we take so much delight, in the following respects:
1. It is a clothing of humility; no robe of pride to dress up the sinner.
2. It truly corresponds to what the wearer is; no masquerade dress disguising the idle reveller or the stealthy conspirator.
3. It is a habit of the inner as well as of the outer man. A dress of the soul, the everyday costume of the devout and religious spirit, the inner habit which goes together with the outer, orderly, and sober life.
(Morgan Dix, D. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment: