Matthew 22:3-7 NIV

3 He sent his servants1 to those who had been invited to the banquet to tell them to come, but they refused to come.

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4 "Then he sent some more servants2 and said, 'Tell those who have been invited that I have prepared my dinner: My oxen and fattened cattle have been butchered, and everything is ready. Come to the wedding banquet.'

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5 "But they paid no attention and went off--one to his field, another to his business.
6 The rest seized his servants, mistreated them and killed them.
7 The king was enraged. He sent his army and destroyed those murderers3 and burned their city.

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