50The lord of that servant shall come in a day when he looketh not for him, and in an hour that he is not aware of,
50 Verse 50. The lord of that servant] Here are three punishments
which answer to the three characteristics of the bad minister. 1.
A sudden death, and the weight of God's judgments falling upon
him, without a moment to avert it: this answers to his infidelity
and forgetfulness. He shall come in a day in which he looked not
for him. 2. A separation from the communion of saints, and from
all the gifts which he has abused: this answers to the abuse of
his authority in the Church of Christ. 3. He shall have tears and
eternal pains, in company with all such hypocrites as himself: and
this answers to his voluptuous life, pampering the flesh at the
expense of his soul.