It will be good for that servant whom the master finds doing so when he returns.
"Blessed is that slave whom his master finds so doing when he comes.
If the master returns and finds that the servant has done a good job, there will be a reward.
He is a blessed man if when the master shows up he's doing his job.
Happy is that servant who, when his lord comes, is doing so.
Blessed is that slave whom his master will find at work when he arrives.
"Blessed is that servant whom his master will find so doing when he comes.
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1 tn See the note on the word “slave” in 7:2.
2 tn That is, doing his job, doing what he is supposed to be doing.