Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Therefore be on the alert, for you do not know which day your Lord is coming.

King James Version

Watch therefore: for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come.

Holman Bible

Therefore be alert, since you don't know what day your Lord is coming.

International Standard Version

"So keep on watching, because you don't know on what day your Lord is coming.

A Conservative Version

Watch therefore, because ye know not at what hour your Lord comes.

American Standard Version

Watch therefore: for ye know not on what day your Lord cometh.

Amplified

Watch therefore [ give strict attention, be cautious and active], for you do not know in what kind of a day [ whether a near or remote one] your Lord is coming.

An Understandable Version

Therefore be alert, for you do not know on what day the Lord will come.

Anderson New Testament

"Watch, therefore, for you know not at what hour your Lord is coming.

Bible in Basic English

Be watching, then! for you have no knowledge on what day your Lord will come.

Common New Testament

Watch therefore, for you do not know on what day your Lord is coming.

Daniel Mace New Testament

watch therefore, for ye know not at what hour your Lord shall come.

Darby Translation

Watch therefore, for ye know not in what hour your Lord comes.

Godbey New Testament

Watch therefore: because you do not know on what day your Lord cometh.

Goodspeed New Testament

So you must be on the watch, for you do not know on what day your Master is coming.

John Wesley New Testament

Watch therefore; for ye know not what hour your Lord cometh.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Watch therefore, for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come.

Julia Smith Translation

Watch therefore; for ye know not what hour your Lord comes.

King James 2000

Watch therefore: for you know not what hour your Lord does come.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore be on the alert, because you do not know what day your Lord is coming!

Modern King James verseion

Therefore watch; for you do not know what hour your Lord comes.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wake, therefore, because ye know not what hour your master will come.

Moffatt New Testament

Keep on the watch then, for you never know what day your Lord will come.

Montgomery New Testament

Keep guard then, for you do not know the day on which your Master is coming.

NET Bible

"Therefore stay alert, because you do not know on what day your Lord will come.

New Heart English Bible

Watch therefore, for you do not know on what day your Lord comes.

Noyes New Testament

Watch, therefore, for ye know not on what day your Lord is coming.

Sawyer New Testament

Watch, therefore, for you know not on what day your Lord comes,

The Emphasized Bible

Be watching, therefore, for ye know not, on what manner of day, your Lord is coming.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Watch therefore: for ye know not at what hour your Master cometh.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Therefore watch; for you cannot be sure on what day your Master is coming.

Webster

Watch therefore; for ye know not what hour your Lord cometh.

Weymouth New Testament

Be on the alert therefore, for you do not know the day on which your Lord is coming.

Williams New Testament

So keep on watching, for you do not know on what day your Lord is coming.

World English Bible

Watch therefore, for you don't know in what hour your Lord comes.

Worrell New Testament

Watch ye, therefore, because ye know not in what day your Lord is coming.

Worsley New Testament

Watch therefore, for ye know not at what hour your Lord cometh:

Youngs Literal Translation

'Watch ye therefore, because ye have not known in what hour your Lord doth come;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
γρηγορεύω 
Gregoreuo 
Usage: 6

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

ye know not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

ποῖος 
Poios 
Usage: 19

ὥρα 
Hora 
Usage: 67

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

References

Hastings

Context Readings

The Unknown Day And Hour

41 "Two women will be grinding at the mill; one will be taken and one will be left. 42 "Therefore be on the alert, for you do not know which day your Lord is coming. 43 "But be sure of this, that if the head of the house had known at what time of the night the thief was coming, he would have been on the alert and would not have allowed his house to be broken into.


Cross References

Matthew 25:13

"Be on the alert then, for you do not know the day nor the hour.

Luke 21:36

"But keep on the alert at all times, praying that you may have strength to escape all these things that are about to take place, and to stand before the Son of Man."

Matthew 24:44

"For this reason you also must be ready; for the Son of Man is coming at an hour when you do not think He will.

1 Corinthians 16:13

Be on the alert, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.

1 Thessalonians 5:6

so then let us not sleep as others do, but let us be alert and sober.

Matthew 24:36

"But of that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels of heaven, nor the Son, but the Father alone.

Revelation 16:15

("Behold, I am coming like a thief Blessed is the one who stays awake and keeps his clothes, so that he will not walk about naked and men will not see his shame.")

Matthew 26:38-41

Then He said to them, "My soul is deeply grieved, to the point of death; remain here and keep watch with Me."

Mark 13:33-37

"Take heed, keep on the alert; for you do not know when the appointed time will come.

Luke 12:35-40

"Be dressed in readiness, and keep your lamps lit.

Romans 13:11

Do this, knowing the time, that it is already the hour for you to awaken from sleep; for now salvation is nearer to us than when we believed.

1 Peter 4:7

The end of all things is near; therefore, be of sound judgment and sober spirit for the purpose of prayer.

1 Peter 5:8

Be of sober spirit, be on the alert Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.

Revelation 3:2-3

'Wake up, and strengthen the things that remain, which were about to die; for I have not found your deeds completed in the sight of My God.

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