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And said unto them, Why sleep ye? rise and pray, lest ye enter into temptation.

Bible References

Why sleep ye

Luke 22:40
When He arrived at the place, He said to them, Pray that you may not enter into temptation.”
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;
Proverbs 6:4
Give no sleep to your eyes,
Nor slumber to your eyelids;
Jonah 1:6
So the captain approached him and said, “How is it that you are sleeping? Get up, call on your god. Perhaps your god will be concerned about us so that we will not perish.”