Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For they that sleep sleep in the night; and they that be drunken are drunken in the night.

Bible References

They that sleep

Job 4:13
“Amid disquieting thoughts from the visions of the night,
When deep sleep falls on men,
Job 33:15
“In a dream, a vision of the night,
When sound sleep falls on men,
While they slumber in their beds,
Luke 21:34
Be on guard, so that your hearts will not be weighted down with dissipation and drunkenness and the worries of life, and that day will not come on you suddenly like a trap;
Romans 13:13
Let us behave properly as in the day, not in carousing and drunkenness, not in sexual promiscuity and sensuality, not in strife and jealousy.
1 Corinthians 15:34
Become sober-minded as you ought, and stop sinning; for some have no knowledge of God. I speak this to your shame.
Ephesians 5:14
For this reason it says,
Awake, sleeper,
And arise from the dead,
And Christ will shine on you.”

And they

1 Samuel 25:36
Then Abigail came to Nabal, and behold, he was holding a feast in his house, like the feast of a king. And Nabal’s heart was merry within him, for he was very drunk; so she did not tell him anything at all until the morning light.
Proverbs 23:29
Who has woe? Who has sorrow?
Who has contentions? Who has complaining?
Who has wounds without cause?
Who has redness of eyes?
Isaiah 21:4
My mind reels, horror overwhelms me;
The twilight I longed for has been turned for me into trembling.
Daniel 5:4
They drank the wine and praised the gods of gold and silver, of bronze, iron, wood and stone.
Acts 2:15
For these men are not drunk, as you suppose, for it is only the third hour of the day;
2 Peter 2:13
suffering wrong as the wages of doing wrong. They count it a pleasure to revel in the daytime. They are stains and blemishes, reveling in their deceptions, as they carouse with you,

General references

Leviticus 11:16
and the ostrich and the owl and the sea gull and the hawk in its kind,
Proverbs 24:33
A little sleep, a little slumber,
A little folding of the hands to rest,”
Mark 13:33
“Take heed, keep on the alert; for you do not know when the appointed time will come.