GOD'S WORD® Translation (© 1995)
"After a long time the master of those servants returned and settled accounts with them.
King James Bible
After a long time the lord of those servants cometh, and reckoneth with them.
Darby Bible Translation
And after a long time the lord of those bondmen comes and reckons with them.
World English Bible
"Now after a long time the lord of those servants came, and reconciled accounts with them.
Young's Literal Translation
'And after a long time cometh the lord of those servants, and taketh reckoning with them;
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'They that were ready went in with him to the marriage.' --MATT. xxv. 10. It is interesting to notice the variety of aspects in which, in this long discourse, Jesus sets forth His Second Coming. It is like the flood that swept away a world. It is like a thief stealing through the dark, and breaking up a house. It is like a master reckoning with his servants. These three metaphors suggest solemn, one might almost say alarming, images. But then this parable comes in and tells how that coming is like …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Traders for the Master
Parable of the Talents (Matt. , xxv. , 14-30) Compared with that of the Pounds (Luke, xix. , 12).
The Ten virgins.
"That is why the kingdom of heaven is like a king who wanted to settle accounts with his servants.
But the one who received two thousand dollars went off, dug a hole in the ground, and hid his master's money.
David says the same thing about those who are blessed: God approves of people without their earning it. David said,
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