Matthew 24:48

But and if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My lord delayeth his coming;

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But and if that euill seruant shal say in his heart, My Lord delayeth his comming,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But if that evil slave says in his heart, 'My master is not coming for a long time,'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My lord tarrieth;
- American Standard Version (1901)

But if that evil servant says in his heart, My lord is a long time in coming;
- Basic English Bible

But if that evil bondman should say in his heart, My lord delays to come,
- Darby Bible

But if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My Lord delayeth his coming;
- Webster's Bible

But if the man, being a bad servant, should say in his heart, `My master is a long time in coming,'
- Weymouth Bible

But if that evil servant should say in his heart, 'My lord is delaying his coming,'
- World English Bible

But if thilke yuel seruaunt seie in his herte, My lord tarieth to come,
- Wycliffe Bible

`And, if that evil servant may say in his heart, My Lord doth delay to come,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 24:48


24:48 But if that evil servant - Now evil, having put away faith and a good conscience.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 24:48


Mt 24:48 My lord delayeth his coming. The worst enemy of Christ is the professed servant of the Lord who practices are evil, and who supposes he can evade punishment for his crimes.

Discussion for Matthew 24:48

  • James Manning for verse 48
    Those that don 't believe Jesus in Matt.24 29-31, may fulfill Matt. 24:48-51. JESUS said we will be caught up AFTER the tribulation.

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