Luke 12:40

Be ye therefore ready also: for the Son of man cometh at an hour when ye think not.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Luke 12:40

Be yee therefore ready also: for the sonne of man commeth at an houre when yee thinke not.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You too, be ready; for the Son of Man is coming at an hour that you do not expect."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Be ye also ready: for in an hour that ye think not the Son of man cometh.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So be ready: for the Son of man is coming at a time when you are not looking for him.
- Basic English Bible

And ye therefore, be *ye* ready, for in the hour in which ye do not think [it], the Son of man comes.
- Darby Bible

Be ye therefore ready also: for the Son of man cometh at an hour when ye think not.
- Webster's Bible

Be you also ready, for at an hour when you are not expecting Him the Son of Man will come."
- Weymouth Bible

Therefore be ready also, for the Son of Man is coming in an hour that you don't expect him."
- World English Bible

And be ye redi, for in what our ye gessen not, mannus sone schal come.
- Wycliffe Bible

and ye, then, become ye ready, because at the hour ye think not, the Son of Man doth come.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Luke 12:40

Wesley's Notes for Luke 12:40


12:38 The Jews frequently divided the night into three watches, to which our Lord seems here to allude.

12:41 Speakest thou this parable to us - Apostles and disciples: Or to all - The people? Does it concern us alone? Or all men?

12:42 Who is that faithful and wise steward - Our Lord's answer manifestly implies, that he had spoken this parable primarily (though not wholly) to the ministers of his word: Whom his lord shall make ruler over his household - For his wisdom and faithfulness.


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