New International Version
It will be good for that servant whose master finds him doing so when he returns.
King James Bible
Blessed is that servant, whom his lord when he cometh shall find so doing.
Darby Bible Translation
Blessed is that bondman whom his lord on coming shall find doing thus.
World English Bible
Blessed is that servant whom his lord finds doing so when he comes.
Young's Literal Translation
Happy that servant, whom his lord, having come, shall find doing so;
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Blessed is that servant - His blessedness consists in his master's approbation.
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'Wheresoever the carcase is, there will the eagles be gathered together.'--MATT. xxiv. 28. This grim parable has, of course, a strong Eastern colouring. It is best appreciated by dwellers in those lands. They tell us that no sooner is some sickly animal dead, or some piece of carrion thrown out by the way, than the vultures--for the eagle does not prey upon carrion--appear. There may not have been one visible a moment before in the hot blue sky, but, taught by scent or by sight that their banquet …
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"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?
Truly I tell you, he will put him in charge of all his possessions.
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