Three essential principles from Matthew 25. Over the next few days we will be looking at the 3 parables in Matthew 25. Jesus is describing what the kingdom of Heaven will be like, when He returns and the importance of being ready for it. Today’s parable is of the 10 virgins - 5 were prepared for the return of the bridegroom and were invited in to the marriage feast. The other 5 were not, and the door was closed to them.