Luke 12:35-40 NAS

Be in Readiness

35 "a1Be dressed in 2readiness, and keep your lamps lit.

References for Luke 12:35

    • Ƙ 12:35 - Lit "Let your loins be girded"
      36 "Be like men who are waiting for their master when he returns from the wedding feast, so that they may immediately open the door to him when he comes and knocks.
      37 "Blessed are those slaves whom the master will find 3on the alert when he comes; truly I say to you, that 4he will gird himself to serve, and have them recline at the table, and will come up and wait on them.

      References for Luke 12:37

      38 "5Whether he comes in the bsecond watch, or even in the cthird, and finds them so, blessed are those slaves.

      References for Luke 12:38

        • ƙ 12:38 - I.e. 9 p.m. to midnight
        • ƚ 12:38 - I.e. midnight to 3 a.m.
          39 "6But dbe sure of this, that if the head of the house had known at what hour the thief was coming, he would not have allowed his house to be e7broken into.

          References for Luke 12:39

            • ƛ 12:39 - Lit "know"
            • Ɯ 12:39 - Lit "dug through"
              40 "8You too, be ready; for the Son of Man is coming at an hour that you do not fexpect."

              References for Luke 12:40

                • Ɲ 12:40 - Lit "think, suppose"