Parallel Bible results for Luke 12:43-53

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Luke 12:43-53

NAS 43 "Blessed is that slave whom his master finds so doing when he comes. NIV 43 It will be good for that servant whom the master finds doing so when he returns. NAS 44 "Truly I say to you that he will put him in charge of all his possessions. NIV 44 I tell you the truth, he will put him in charge of all his possessions. NAS 45 "But if that slave says in his heart, 'My master will be a long time in coming,' and begins to beat the slaves , both men and women, and to eat and drink and get drunk; NIV 45 But suppose the servant says to himself, 'My master is taking a long time in coming,' and he then begins to beat the menservants and maidservants and to eat and drink and get drunk. NAS 46 the master of that slave will come on a day when 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. NIV 46 The master of that servant will come on a day when he does not expect him and at an hour he is not aware of. He will cut him to pieces and assign him a place with the unbelievers. NAS 47 "And that slave who knew his master's will and did not get ready or act in accord with his will, will receive many lashes, NIV 47 "That servant who knows his master's will and does not get ready or does not do what his master wants will be beaten with many blows. NAS 48 but the one who did not know it, and committed deeds worthy of a flogging, will receive but few. From everyone who has been given much, much will be required; and to whom they entrusted much, of him they will ask all the more. NIV 48 But the one who does not know and does things deserving punishment will be beaten with few blows. From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded; and from the one who has been entrusted with much, much more will be asked. NAS 49 "I have come to cast fire upon the earth; and how I wish it were already kindled! NIV 49 "I have come to bring fire on the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! NAS 50 "But I have a baptism to undergo, and how distressed I am until it is accomplished! NIV 50 But I have a baptism to undergo, and how distressed I am until it is completed! NAS 51 "Do you suppose that I came to grant peace on earth? I tell you, no, but rather division; NIV 51 Do you think I came to bring peace on earth? No, I tell you, but division. NAS 52 for from now on five members in one household will be divided, three against two and two against three. NIV 52 From now on there will be five in one family divided against each other, three against two and two against three. NAS 53 "They will be divided, father against son and son against father, mother against daughter and daughter against mother, mother-in-law against daughter-in-law and daughter-in-law against mother-in-law." NIV 53 They will be divided, father against son and son against father, mother against daughter and daughter against mother, mother-in-law against daughter-in-law and daughter-in-law against mother-in-law."