Then said he to me, See you do it not: for I am your fellow servant, and of your brothers the prophets…
Learn hence —
1. That the notices of our Lord's coming are usually, in Scripture, ushered in with great solemnity, with a mark of attention and observation. "Behold!" (Jude 1:7).
2. That the special distribution of rewards and punishments is reserved till the second coming and appearance of Jesus Christ; "My reward is with Me, to give to every man according to his work."
3. That it is our wisdom and duty to represent, by actual and solemn thoughts, the certain and speedy coming of Christ to the righteous judgment of the world.
(W. Burkitt M. A.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Then saith he unto me, See thou do it not: for I am thy fellowservant, and of thy brethren the prophets, and of them which keep the sayings of this book: worship God.