And Jesus answered and spoke to them again by parables, and said,…
I. A magnificent banquet with A GRAND OBJECT IN VIEW. The person is Divine. The occasion a subject of delight to us personally; it is a marriage with our nature; not with angels. The royal descent of the Bridegroom. His character; His achievements.
II. Here is a GRACIOUS METHOD of accomplishing the design.
1. A feast for joy;
2. A feast for fulness.
3. A feast for fellowship.
4. All the expense lies with Him.
5. How honourable is the gospel to those who receive it. A monarch's entertainment.
III. THE SERIOUS HINDRANCE.
1. They were disloyal.
2. They slighted the king.
IV. THE GRACIOUS REJOINDER,
(C. H. Spurgeon.)
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