Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:


Bible References


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.
Matthew 24:48
but if he be dishonest, and says to himself, my Lord delays coming,
Luke 12:45
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.
Luke 21:34
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.
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.
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:
Titus 1:8
but a lover of hospitality, humane, prudent, just, holy, temperate;
Titus 2:2
but what is agreeable to sound doctrine: advise the aged to be prudent, grave, temperate, sound in faith,


Luke 22:31
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:
Revelation 12:12
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."

General references

Matthew 25:13
watch therefore, for ye know neither the day nor the hour.
Mark 5:12
and all the demons intreated him, saying, "send us to the swine, that we may enter into them."
Mark 13:33
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.
Ephesians 4:27
lest the devil take hold of the opportunity.