And this, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awaken ourselves out of sleep, for now is our saving health nearer than when we believed.
Therefore he saith, Awake thou that sleepest and arise from the dead, and the Christ shall shine upon thee.
Watch diligently, and sin not; for some do not know God: I speak this to your shame.
And when these things begin to come to pass, then look up and lift up your heads, for your redemption draws near.
But this I say, brothers, the time is short; for the rest, let those that have wives be as though they had none;
But the end of all things is at hand; be ye, therefore, temperate and watch unto prayer.
Whatever thy hand finds to do, do it with all thy might, for there is no work nor device nor knowledge nor wisdom in Sheol, where thou goest.
The burden of Dumah. He calls to me out of Seir, Watchman, what of this night? Watchman, what of this night?
So the shipmaster came to him and said unto him, What meanest thou, O sleeper? arise, call upon thy God, if so be that he will have compassion upon us that we not perish.
And in the morning, It will be foul weather today, for the heaven has an aurora and is cloudy. O ye hypocrites, ye know how to make decisions based on the face of the heaven, and regarding the signs of the times are ye unable?
Watch therefore, for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come.
While the bridegroom tarried, they all slumbered and slept.
And he came unto the disciples and found them asleep and said unto Peter, What, could ye not watch with me one hour?
Watch ye therefore, for ye know not when the Lord of the house comes: at evening or at midnight or at the cockcrowing or in the morning,
Now all these things happened unto them as types, and they are written for our admonition, upon whom the ends of the ages are come.
But of the times and the seasons, brethren, ye have no need that I write unto you.
Ye are all the sons of light, and the sons of the day; we are not of the night, nor of darkness.
Nevertheless we, according to his promises, wait for new heavens and a new earth, in which dwells righteousness.
And, behold, I come quickly, and my reward is with me, to give each one according as his work shall be.
He who testifies these things saith, Surely I come quickly. Amen. Even so, come, Lord Jesus.