Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their lord, when he will return from the wedding; that when he cometh and knocketh, they may open unto him immediately.

Bible References

Men

Luke 2:25
And behold, there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon; and this man was just and pious, awaiting the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
Genesis 49:18
I wait for thy salvation, O Jehovah.
Isaiah 64:4
Never have men heard, nor perceived by the ear, nor hath eye seen a God beside thee, who acteth for him that waiteth for him.
Lamentations 3:25
Jehovah is good unto them that wait for him, to the soul that seeketh him.
Matthew 24:42
Watch therefore, for ye know not in what hour your Lord comes.
Mark 13:34
it is as a man gone out of the country, having left his house and given to his bondmen the authority, and to each one his work, and commanded the doorkeeper that he should watch.
James 5:7
Have patience, therefore, brethren, till the coming of the Lord. Behold, the labourer awaits the precious fruit of the earth, having patience for it until it receive the early and the latter rain.
2 Peter 1:13
But I account it right, as long as I am in this tabernacle, to stir you up by putting you in remembrance,
Jude 1:20
But ye, beloved, building yourselves up on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,

Return

Matthew 22:1
And Jesus answering spoke to them again in parables, saying,
Matthew 25:1
Then shall the kingdom of the heavens be made like to ten virgins that having taken their torches, went forth to meet the bridegroom.

When

Song of Songs 5:5
I rose up to open to my beloved; And my hands dropped with myrrh, And my fingers with liquid myrrh, Upon the handles of the lock.
Revelation 3:20
Behold, I stand at the door and am knocking; if any one hear my voice and open the door, I will come in unto him and sup with him, and he with me.