Luke 12:43

43 It will be good for that servant whom the master finds doing so when he returns.

Luke 12:43 in Other Translations

KJV
43 Blessed is that servant, whom his lord when he cometh shall find so doing.
ESV
43 Blessed is that servant whom his master will find so doing when he comes.
NLT
43 If the master returns and finds that the servant has done a good job, there will be a reward.
MSG
43 He is a blessed man if when the master shows up he's doing his job.
CSB
43 That slave whose master finds him working when he comes will be rewarded.

Luke 12:43 Meaning and Commentary

Luke 12:43

Blessed is that servant
Who is faithful and wise, rules well, and discharges his trust with integrity, and disposes of the provisions of the house, in his hands, with great discretion and prudence:

whom his Lord, when he cometh;
to take vengeance on the wicked Jews, or by death, or at judgment:

shall find so doing;
behaving as a good ruler, and as a wise and faithful steward.

Luke 12:43 In-Context

41 Peter asked, “Lord, are you telling this parable to us, or to everyone?”
42 The Lord answered, “Who then is the faithful and wise manager, whom the master puts in charge of his servants to give them their food allowance at the proper time?
43 It will be good for that servant whom the master finds doing so when he returns.
44 Truly I tell you, he will put him in charge of all his possessions.
45 But suppose the servant says to himself, ‘My master is taking a long time in coming,’ and he then begins to beat the other servants, both men and women, and to eat and drink and get drunk.