Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Take ye heed, watch and pray: for ye know not when the time is.
But you must be on your guard; I have told you all about it beforehand.
When he went back he found them asleep and he said to Peter, "Simon, are you asleep? Were you not able to watch for one hour?
So you must be on the watch, for you do not know on what day your Master is coming.
So you must be on the watch, for you do not know either the day or the hour.
When he went back to the disciples he found them asleep. And he said to Peter, "Then were you not able to watch with me for one hour?
You must be ready too, for the Son of Man is coming at a time when you do not expect him."
But take care that your hearts are not loaded down with self-indulgence and drunkenness and worldly cares, and that day takes you by surprise, like a trap.
All this especially, because you know this critical time and that it is time for you to wake from your sleep, for our salvation is nearer to us now than when we first believed.
1 Corinthians 16:13
Be on the watch. Stand firm in your faith. Act like men. Show yourselves strong.
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
1 Thessalonians 5:5
You all belong to the light and the day. We have nothing to do with night or with darkness.
Be careful that no one fails to gain God's favor, or some poisonous root may come up to trouble and contaminate you all??16 some immoral or godless person like Esau, who sold his very birthright for one single meal.
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is near. Be serious and collected, therefore, and pray.
1 Peter 5:8
Be calm and watchful. Your opponent the devil is prowling about like a roaring lion, wanting to devour you.
Wake up, and strengthen what is left, although it is already on the point of death, for I have found nothing you have done complete in the sight of my God.
(See, I am coming like a thief! Blessed is he who keeps awake, and keeps hold of his clothes, so that he will not have to go naked and be put to shame!)