Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Be on the alert therefore, for you do not know the day on which your Lord is coming.
"Keep awake therefore; for you know neither the day nor the hour.
"But as to that day or the exact time no one knows--not even the angels in Heaven, nor the Son, but the Father alone.
"It is not for you," He replied, "to know times or epochs which the Father has reserved within His own authority;
1 Thessalonians 5:2
For you yourselves know perfectly well that the day of the Lord comes like a thief in the night.
2 Peter 3:10
The day of the Lord will come like a thief--it will be a day on which the heavens will pass away with a rushing noise, the elements be destroyed in the fierce heat, and the earth and all the works of man be utterly burnt up.
Be mindful, therefore, of the lessons you have received and heard. Continually lay them to heart, and repent. If, however, you fail to rouse yourself and keep awake, I shall come upon you suddenly like a thief, and you will certainly not know the hour at which I shall come to judge you.
("I am coming like a thief. Blessed is the man who keeps awake and guards his raiment for fear he walk about ill-clad, and his uncomeliness become manifest.")