The parable of the King’s Wedding Banquet in Matthew 22:1-14 offers a troubling picture for us. Why would a king destroy the people who reject his invitation? Why would he throw out a person who is not properly dressed? What message is Jesus trying to communicate?
Listen to this sermon and remember that Jesus is speaking to the Chief Priests and Pharisees in Jerusalem. He responds to their question, “By what authority do you do these things?”