Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Watch ye therefore, and pray always, that ye may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass, and to stand before the Son of man.
He gave them an illustration to show that they must always pray and not give up,
He was a devout man, who feared God, as did all the members of his household. He was liberal in charities to the people, and always prayed to God.
Use every kind of prayer and entreaty, and at every opportunity pray in the Spirit. Be on the alert about it; devote yourselves constantly to prayer for all God's people
Be persistent in prayer and wide awake about it when you give thanks.
1 Thessalonians 5:17
Never give up praying.
but those who are thought worthy to attain that other world and the resurrection from the dead, neither marry nor are married.
2 Thessalonians 1:5
This is a proof of God's justice in judging, and it is to prove you worthy of the Kingdom of God, for the sake of which you are suffering,
So you must be on the watch, for you do not know either the day or the hour.
You must look out and be on the alert, for you do not know when it will be time;
You must be ready too, for the Son of Man is coming at a time when you do not expect him."
It will be like that on the day when the Son of Man appears.