Watch therefore and be constant in prayer, that ye may be counted worthy to escape all these things, which shall come to pass, and to stand before the Son of man.
Watch and pray that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.
Watch therefore, for ye know not the day, nor the season in which the Son of man cometh.
And He spake also a parable to them, to shew that men ought always to pray, and not to faint:
Be watchful, stand fast in the faith, behave like men, be strong:
Watch therefore, for ye know not at what hour your Lord cometh:
And what I say to you, I say to all, Watch.
Happy are those servants, whom the master when he cometh shall find watching: verily I say unto you, that he will gird himself, and make them sit down, and will come and serve them.
But they who are counted worthy to obtain that world, and the resurrection from the dead, neither marry, nor are given in marriage:
and one that feared God, with all his house; giving also much alms to the people, and praying to God continually.
Take therefore the complete armour of God, that ye may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all to stand.
praying at all seasons with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance, and intercession for all the saints;
Which are a demonstration of the just judgement of God, that ye may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer:
But be thou watchful in all things, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, give full proof of thy ministry.
But the end of all things draws nigh: be ye therefore sober, and watch unto prayer:
And now, little children, abide, I say, in Him; that, when He shall appear, we may have confidence, and may not be ashamed before Him at his coming.
Now unto Him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you blameless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy: