46the master of that slave will come on a daywhen he does not expect him and at an hour he does not know, and will cut him in pieces, and assign him a place with the unbelievers.47"And that slave who knew his master'swill and did not getreadyoract in accord with his will, will1receivemanylashes,48but the one who did not 2know it, and committed deeds worthy of aa flogging, will receive but few. 3From everyonewho has been givenmuch, much will be required; and to whom they entrustedmuch, of him they will askall the more.
49"I bhave come to castfire upon the earth; and chow I wish it were alreadykindled!50"But I have a 4baptism to dundergo, and howdistressed I am until it is accomplished!51"5Do you suppose that I came to grantpeace on earth? I tell you, no, but ratherdivision;52for from now on five members in onehousehold will be divided, threeagainsttwo and twoagainstthree.53"They will be divided, 6fatheragainstson and sonagainstfather, motheragainstdaughter and daughteragainstmother, mother-in-lawagainstdaughter-in-law and daughter-in-lawagainstmother-in-law."54
And He was alsosaying to the crowds, "7When you see a cloudrising in the west, immediately you say, 'A shower is coming,' and so it turns out.55"And when you see a southwindblowing, you say, 'It will be a 8hot day,' and it turns out that way.56"You hypocrites! 9You knowhow to analyze the appearance of the earth and the sky, but ewhy do you not analyzethis present time?