Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:
1 Peter 1:13
Let your minds then be duely prepar'd, be vigilant, and constantly expect the favour you will meet with at the appearance of Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 4:7
The consummation of all things draws nigh. be temperate, be vigilant in prayer.
but if he be dishonest, and says to himself, my Lord delays coming,
but if the servant should say within himself, my master delays his return; and fall a beating his fellow-servants, indulging himself in eating and drinking to excess.
set a guard upon yourselves, that ye be not stupified by surfeiting and drunkenness, or by the disquietudes of this life, and so that day come upon you with a surprize.
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.
1 Thessalonians 5:6
therefore let us not sleep away our time like others, but be vigilant and temperate.
1 Timothy 2:9
and that the women be decent in their apparel, adorned with modesty and reserve, not with broider'd hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array;
1 Timothy 3:2
a bishop therefore ought to be of an unspotted character, to have but one wife, to be sober, prudent, grave, hospitable, and qualified for teaching:
but a lover of hospitality, humane, prudent, just, holy, temperate;
but what is agreeable to sound doctrine: advise the aged to be prudent, grave, temperate, sound in faith,
Then said Jesus, Simon, Simon, satan has demanded to shake you, and my disciples, like wheat in a sieve.
2 Timothy 4:17
however the Lord assisted and strengthen'd me, that the gospel might be confirm'd by my remonstrance, and all the nations might hear it; so that I was deliver'd out of the mouth of the lion:
therefore rejoice, ye heavens, and ye that dwell in them. WO to the land, and to the sea: for the devil is come down unto you, in great rage, because he knows that his time is but short."
watch therefore, for ye know neither the day nor the hour.
and all the demons intreated him, saying, "send us to the swine, that we may enter into them."
be circumspect, be vigilant, and devout: because you are uncertain when that time will be.
2 Corinthians 2:11
witness) lest satan should have got some advantage of us: for we are apprized of his artifices.
lest the devil take hold of the opportunity.