Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Again he sent forth other servants, saying, 'Say to those who have been invited, Behold, I have prepared my dinner, my oxen and fatlings have been slain, and all things are ready: come to the marriage feast.'
"And into whatsoever city or village ye enter, inquire who in it is worthy, and there abide till ye go forth.
but those accounted worthy to obtain that age, and the resurrection from the dead, neither marry, nor are given in marriage;
But watch ye at every season, praying that ye may have full strength to escape all these things that are about to come to pass, and to stand before the Son of Man."
Speaking boldly, both Paul and Barnabas said, "It was necessary that the word of God should first be spoken to you. Inasmuch as ye thrust it away from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we turn to the gentiles;
2 Thessalonians 1:5
a proof of the righteous judgment of God, to the end that ye may be accounted worthy of the Kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer;
But you have a few names in Sardis, who did not defile their garments; and they shall walk with Me in white, because they are worthy.
Happy are those who wash their robes, that they may have the right to the tree of life, and may enter by the gates into the city.
for I say to you, that no one of those men who have been invited shall taste of my supper."