By Zola Levitt
The attractive tale of the marriage customs of Israel in Messiah’s time and the way He fulfilled those traditions in calling out His bride, the Church. A impressive and encouraging instance of scriptural common sense and magnificence.
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In that parable, there were ten virgins "which took their lamps and went forth to meet the bridegroom". And five of them were wise, and five were foolish. They that were foolish took their lamps, and took no oil with them: But the wise took oil in their vessels with their lamps (Matt. 25:2-4). The bridegroom in this parable acted in accordance with the Jewish tradition of totally surprising the bride and catching her asleep: While the bridegroom tarried, they all slumbered and slept (v. 5). But then he comes with a shout: And at midnight there was a cry made, Behold, the bridegroom cometh; go ye out to meet him (v.
And so the father of the bride was more or less paid off for his earlier expenses and for his patience and skill in raising a girl to be good marriage material. The bridegroom would present himself to the bride with this agreement, offering to pay a suitable price for her, and she and her father would consider his contract. If the terms were suitable, the bride and groom would drink a cup of wine together and this would seal the bargain. This cup was most significant. It signified the bridegroom's willingness to sacrifice in order to have this bride.
You may take gifts provided for you by the one who bought your certificate and damage them, or fail to appreciate them. That would be a shame, of course, but it certainly wouldn't cause the buyer of your gift certificate to come to you demanding the return of the merchandise. In the case of the New Covenant, God, the store owner, has agreed to provide you the merchandise of salvation in return for the gift certificate purchased for you by His Son. It's as simple as that. Well, then, you may ask, can I sin as much as I like and still be saved?
A Christian love story by Zola Levitt