Parable of the Ten Virgins

July 23, 2023 Preacher: Richie Pendred Series: The Parables

Passage: Matthew 25:1–13

Parable of the Ten Virgins
Christ Proclamation Church
Sunday, 7/23/2023

Sermon Theme: The Lord Jesus Himself to a bridegroom who will return in glory. We don't know the time or the hour, but are we ready? True believers must be prepared for His return with great watchfulness and devotion in every season and circumstance. 


I. Context of the Parable - (Matthew 25:1)

    A. The Kingdom Context - (Matt. 24:3-51)

    B. The Kingdom Introduction - (Matt. 25:1)


II. Content of the Parable - (Matthew 25:2-12)

    A. Preparation for the Groom - (Matt. 25:2-6)

    B. Response to the Groom - (Matt. 25:7-11)

        1. The Foolish - (vv.7-8,10-11)

        2. The Wise - (v.9)

    C. Response of the Groom - (Matt. 25:12)


III. Purpose of the Parable - (Matthew 25:13)

    A. Why Aren't We Prepared?

    B. How Do We Prepare?

    C. Why Must We Prepare?

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