Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
All this especially, because you know this critical time and that it is time for you to wake from your sleep, for our salvation is nearer to us now than when we first believed.
He has rescued us from the dominion of darkness, and has transferred us into the realm of his dear Son,
1 Peter 2:9
But you are the chosen race, the royal priesthood, the consecrated nation, his own people, so that you may declare the virtues of him who has called you out of darkness into his wonderful light;
1 John 2:8
Yet it is a new command that I am writing you; it is newly realized in him and in yourselves, for the darkness is passing and the true light is already shining.
Whether he comes late at night or early in the morning and finds them on the watch, they are blessed.