Matthew 24:44

44 So you also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him.

Matthew 24:44 in Other Translations

KJV
44 Therefore be ye also ready: for in such an hour as ye think not the Son of man cometh.
ESV
44 Therefore you also must be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect.
NLT
44 You also must be ready all the time, for the Son of Man will come when least expected.
MSG
44 Be vigilant just like that. You have no idea when the Son of Man is going to show up.
CSB
44 This is why you also must be ready, because the Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect.

Matthew 24:44 In-Context

42 “Therefore keep watch, because you do not know on what day your Lord will come.
43 But understand this: If the owner of the house had known at what time of night the thief was coming, he would have kept watch and would not have let his house be broken into.
44 So you also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him.
45 “Who then is the faithful and wise servant, whom the master has put in charge of the servants in his household to give them their food at the proper time?
46 It will be good for that servant whose master finds him doing so when he returns.

Cross References 1

  • 1. 1 Thessalonians 5:6
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