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 the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
Genesis 49:18
I have waited for thy saving health, O LORD.
Isaiah 64:4
Nor have men heard, nor perceived by the ear, neither has the eye seen a God beside thee, that thou might do it again for the one who waits in him.
Lamentations 3:25
Teth The LORD is good unto those that wait in him, to the soul that seeks him.
Matthew 24:42
Watch therefore, for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come.
Mark 13:34
As the man who, taking a far journey, left his house and gave his estate to his slaves and to each one his responsibility and commanded the porter to watch.
James 5:7
Be patient, therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, the husbandman waits for the precious fruit of the earth, waiting patiently until it receives the early and latter rain.
2 Peter 1:13
Because I have the right (as long as I am in this tabernacle) to stir you up by reminding you,
Jude 1:20
But ye, beloved, building up yourselves upon your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,

Return

Matthew 22:1
And Jesus answered and spoke unto them again by parables and said,
Matthew 25:1
Then shall the kingdom of the heavens be likened unto ten virgins who, taking their lamps, went forth to meet the bridegroom.

When

Song of Songs 5:5
I rose up to open to my beloved, and my hands dripped with myrrh, and my fingers with sweet smelling myrrh, upon the handles of the lock.
Revelation 3:20
Behold, I stand at the door and call; if anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come into him and will sup with him, and he with me.