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Luke 12:39 CSB

39 But know this: if the homeowner had known at what hour the thief was coming, he would not have let his house be broken into.

Study tools for Luke 12:39

  • a 12:1 - Or Meanwhile, or At this time, or During this period
  • b 12:1 - Or leaven
  • c 12:6 - Lit two assaria; the assarion (sg) was a small copper coin
  • d 12:14 - Lit Man
  • e 12:19 - Lit say to my soul, "Soul, you
  • f 12:25 - Or add one moment to his life-span
  • g 12:35 - Lit Let your loins be girded; an idiom for tying up loose outer clothing in preparation for action; Ex 12:11
  • h 12:36 - Lit master, when he should return
  • i 12:37 - Lit will gird himself
  • j 12:38 - Lit even in the second or third watch
  • k 12:46 - Lit him in two
  • l 12:46 - Or unfaithful, or untrustworthy
  • m 12:47 - Lit or do toward his will
  • n 12:48 - Or much
  • o 12:53 - Mc 7:6
  • p 12:59 - Gk lepton, the smallest and least valuable copper coin in use