Ten bridesmaids took their lamps and went to meet the bridegroom. Five of them were foolish, and five were wise. As the bridegroom was delayed, all of them became drowsy and slept. Here is the bridegroom! Come out to meet him.
THE WISE AND FOOLISH VIRGINS
Angelus Address: Parable of the Five Wise and Five Foolish Virgins - ZENIT - English
Jesus Christ is coming back. He will come in person, with glory and power, to end the present age and usher eternity into being. The dead will rise. The wicked will be judged. The tears will be wiped away. Heaven will come down to earth, and all things will be made new. His people are to wait and ready themselves.
Five Foolish Virgins
An interpretation of the parable of the ten virgins, in which Jesus compares Christians with five wise and five foolish virgins. In the parable of the ten virgins, Jesus compares Christian life with five wise virgins and five foolish virgins, and their preparations before going out to meet the bridegroom. Now five of them were wise, and five were foolish.
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