Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Bible References

Why sleep ye

Luke 22:40
And [when] he came to the place, he said to them, "Pray that you will not enter into temptation."
Luke 21:34
"But take care for yourselves, lest your hearts are weighed down with dissipation and drunkenness and the worries of daily life, and that day come upon you suddenly
Proverbs 6:4
Do not give sleep to your eyes, or slumber to your eyelids.
Jonah 1:6
And the captain of the ship approached him and said to him, "Why are you {sound asleep}? Get up! Call on your god! Perhaps [your] god will take notice of us and we won't perish!"