Thursday 20th August, follow up thoughts

Thursday, 20th August 2020

The wedding banquet parable continued

In Matthew's Gospel, Chapter 22, we read the parable of the Wedding Banquet with its stark message about those invited to enter the Kingdom of Heaven. This is a message to all of us, for there are times when we are indifferent to God's call; other times when we are cross at his continuing nudge; and yet more when we have not grown and changed in response to the message of the Good News.

One person who knew all about this was St Paul (his name was then Saul). Look up the following verses to see how he responded to God:

Use if you need a modern bible.

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