Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Luke 12:39 in English Standard Version "But know this, that if the master of the house had known at what hour the thief was coming, he would not have left his house to be broken into." Mt 24:43 But know this, that if the master of the house had known in what part of the night the thief was coming, he would have stayed awake and would not have let his house be broken into. 1Th 5:2 For you yourselves are fully aware that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night. 2Pe 3:10 But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, and then the heavens will pass away with a roar, and the heavenly bodies will be burned up and dissolved, and the earth and the works that are done on it will be exposed. Re 3:3 Remember, then, what you received and heard. Keep it, and repent. If you will not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what hour I will come against you.