The one who has the bride is the bridegroom. The friend of the bridegroom, who stands by and listens for him, rejoices greatly
But the days are coming when the bridegroom will be taken from them,
Jesus said to them, “The wedding guests
“At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom.
But at midnight there was a shout, ‘Look, the bridegroom is here! Come out to meet him.’
But those days are coming, and when the bridegroom is taken from them,
So the Lord
But while they had gone to buy it, the bridegroom arrived, and those who were ready went inside with him to the wedding banquet. Then
Like a bridegroom it emerges
As a young man marries a young woman, so your sons
I will put an end to the sounds of joy and gladness, or the glad celebration of brides and grooms throughout the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem. For the whole land will become a desolate wasteland.”
I will put an end to the sounds of joy and gladness, to the glad celebration of brides and grooms in these lands.
Gather the people; sanctify an assembly! Gather the elders; gather the children and the nursing infants. Let the bridegroom come out from his bedroom and the bride from her private quarters.
For I, the Lord God of Israel who rules over all, tell you what will happen.
Even the light from a lamp will never shine in you again! The voices of the bridegroom and his bride will never be heard in you again. For your merchants were the tycoons of the world, because all the nations