'Guests' in the Bible
Right about then, Adonijah and all of his guests were just finishing their meal when they heard all the noise. "Why is the city in such an uproar?" Joab asked as he heard the trumpet sounds.
Terrified, all of Adonijah's guests jumped up and ran away.
But he does not realize that the dead lurk there, and her invited guests wind up in the depths of Sheol.
Jesus asked them, "The wedding guests can't mourn as long as the groom is with them, can they? But the time will come when the groom will be taken away from them, and then they will fast."
But when Herod's birthday celebration was held, the daughter of Herodias danced before the guests. She pleased Herod
Under pressure because of his promises and his assembled guests, the king ordered that it be done.
Those servants went out into the streets and brought in everyone they found, evil and good alike, and the wedding hall was packed with guests.
"When the king came in to see the guests, he noticed a man there who was not wearing wedding clothes.
Jesus replied, "The wedding guests can't fast while the groom is with them, can they? As long as they have the groom with them, they can't fast.
When the daughter of Herodias came in and danced, she pleased Herod and his guests. So the king told the girl, "Ask me for anything you want, and I'll give it to you."
The king was deeply saddened, yet because of his oaths and his guests he was reluctant to refuse her.
But Jesus told them, "You can't force the wedding guests to fast while the groom is still with them, can you?
One Sabbath, Jesus went to the house of a leader of the Pharisees to eat a meal. The guests were watching Jesus closely.
When Jesus noticed how the guests were choosing the places of honor, he told them a parable.
So Peter welcomed them as his guests. The next day, he got up and went with them, and some of the brothers from Joppa went along with him.
When he found him, he brought him to Antioch, and for a whole year they were guests of the church and taught many people. It was in Antioch that the disciples were first called Christians.
and Jason has welcomed them as his guests. All of them oppose the emperor's decrees by saying that there is another king Jesus!"
Some of the disciples from Caesarea went with us. They took us to the home of Mnason to be his guests. He was from Cyprus and had been an early disciple.
Stop neglecting to show hospitality to strangers, for by showing hospitality some have had angels as their guests without being aware of it.