Matthew 25:19

After a long time the lord of those servants cometh, and reckoneth with them.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

After a long time, the lord of those seruants commeth, and reckoneth with them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Now after a long time the master of those slaves *came and *settled accounts with them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now after a long time the lord of those servants cometh, and maketh a reckoning with them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now after a long time the lord of those servants comes, and makes up his account with them.
- Basic English Bible

And after a long time the lord of those bondmen comes and reckons with them.
- Darby Bible

After a long time the lord of those servants cometh, and reckoneth with them.
- Webster's Bible

After a long lapse of time the master of those servants returned, and had a reckoning with them.
- Weymouth Bible

Now after a long time the lord of those servants came, and reconciled accounts with them.
- World English Bible

But after long tyme, the lord of tho seruauntis cam, and rekenede with hem.
- Wycliffe Bible

`And after a long time cometh the lord of those servants, and taketh reckoning with them;
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for Matthew 25:19


Mt 25:19 After a long time the lord of those servants cometh. There is certainly a hint here that a long period would pass before the Lord's return. And reckoneth with them. When our race meets the Lord, every mortal, saint, and sinner, good and bad, will be called on for a reckoning. Every one's opportunities, as well as the character of his life and works, will be considered.

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