Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But this I say, brethren, the time is short: it remaineth, that both they that have wives be as though they had none;

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The time

Romans 13:11
Consider likewise the present season, that now it is high time to rouse out of sleep: for now is our salvation nearer than when we first believed.
Hebrews 13:13
let us therefore decamp, and bear the reproach of following his example:
1 Peter 4:7
The consummation of all things draws nigh. be temperate, be vigilant in prayer.
2 Peter 3:8
But there is one thing, my brethren, you ought to be appriz'd of, which is this, that "with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day."
1 John 2:17
and the world is passing away, with all its vices: but he that obeys the divine will, shall enjoy a life of immortality.

That both

James 4:13
As for you, who affirm, "to-day, or, to-morrow we will go to such a city, we will stay there a whole year, there we will traffic, and find our account."
1 Peter 1:24
for human nature is like grass, and all their glory like the flower of the herb, the herb withers, the flower droops,

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Luke 14:20
another said, I have married a wife: 'tis therefore impossible for me to come.
Hebrews 13:14
for we have. no settled corporation here, but are in expectation of that which is approaching.