Parallel Bible results for Luke 12:32-40

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Luke 12:32-40

NIV 32 “Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom. NRS 32 "Do not be afraid, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom. NIV 33 Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Provide purses for yourselves that will not wear out, a treasure in heaven that will never fail, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. NRS 33 Sell your possessions, and give alms. Make purses for yourselves that do not wear out, an unfailing treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. NIV 34 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. NRS 34 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. NIV 35 “Be dressed ready for service and keep your lamps burning, NRS 35 "Be dressed for action and have your lamps lit; NIV 36 like servants waiting for their master to return from a wedding banquet, so that when he comes and knocks they can immediately open the door for him. NRS 36 be like those who are waiting for their master to return from the wedding banquet, so that they may open the door for him as soon as he comes and knocks. NIV 37 It will be good for those servants whose master finds them watching when he comes. Truly I tell you, he will dress himself to serve, will have them recline at the table and will come and wait on them. NRS 37 Blessed are those slaves whom the master finds alert when he comes; truly I tell you, he will fasten his belt and have them sit down to eat, and he will come and serve them. NIV 38 It will be good for those servants whose master finds them ready, even if he comes in the middle of the night or toward daybreak. NRS 38 If he comes during the middle of the night, or near dawn, and finds them so, blessed are those slaves. NIV 39 But understand this: If the owner of the house had known at what hour the thief was coming, he would not have let his house be broken into. NRS 39 "But know this: if the owner of the house had known at what hour the thief was coming, he would not have let his house be broken into. NIV 40 You also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him.” NRS 40 You also must be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an unexpected hour."