Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When they received it, they grumbled at the landowner,
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.
“ But be sure of this, that if the head of the house had known at what hour the thief was coming, he would not have allowed his house to be broken into.
But if that evil slave says in his heart, ‘My master is not coming for a long time,’
It is like a man away on a journey, who upon leaving his house and putting his slaves in charge, assigning to each one his task, also commanded the doorkeeper to stay on the alert.
But if that slave says in his heart, ‘My master will be a long time in coming,’ and begins to beat the slaves, both men and women, and to eat and drink and get drunk;
and a man has
intercourse with her and it is hidden from the eyes of her husband and she is undetected, although she has defiled herself, and there is no witness against her and she has not been caught in the act,