The Invitations Are Sent, Will You Come?

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    Matthew 22:14 For many are called, but few are chosen.


    << Matthew 22 >>
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    1And Jesus answered and spake unto them again by parables, and said, 2The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain king, which made a marriage for his son, 3And sent forth his servants to call them that were bidden to the wedding: and they would not come. 4Again, he sent forth other servants, saying, Tell them which are bidden, Behold, I have prepared my dinner: my oxen and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready: come unto the marriage. 5But they made light of it, and went their ways, one to his farm, another to his merchandise: 6And the remnant took his servants, and entreated them spitefully, and slew them. 7But when the king heard thereof, he was wroth: and he sent forth his armies, and destroyed those murderers, and burned up their city. 8Then saith he to his servants, The wedding is ready, but they which were bidden were not worthy. 9Go ye therefore into the highways, and as many as ye shall find, bid to the marriage. 10So those servants went out into the highways, and gathered together all as many as they found, both bad and good: and the wedding was furnished with guests.
    11And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment: 12And he saith unto him, Friend, how camest thou in hither not having a wedding garment? And he was speechless. 13Then said the king to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and take him away, and cast him into outer darkness; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth. 14For many are called, but few are chosen.
     
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    Are Buddhists invited too?
     
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    All are welcome who believe on the name of Christ and accept him as the ONLY way.
     
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    E-vites or is it coming in the mail?
     
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    This fucker again?
     
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    Amazing you how hard it can be to give eternal life away. I imagine if it were packaged in a bottle with a nice long warning label with a long list of side effects it would be much more appealing to some. ;)
     
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    You speak of a truth. Is this YOUR truth?
     
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    I received and accepted my invitation. I have my ticket. I will be there, and not only that, I will be picked up by the Savior.
     

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