Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And that, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep: for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed.

General references

Bible References

It is

Jonah 1:6
So the shipmaster came to him, and said to him, What do thou mean, O sleeper? Arise, call upon thy God, if so be that God will think upon us, that we not perish.
Matthew 25:5
Now while the bridegroom delayed, they all slumbered and slept.
Matthew 26:40
And he comes to the disciples, and finds them sleeping. And he says to Peter, So ye could not watch with me one hour.
Mark 13:35
Watch therefore, for ye know not when the lord of the house comes, at evening, or at midnight, or at cock crowing, or in the morning,
1 Corinthians 15:34
Sober up rightly, and do not sin, for some have ignorance of God. I speak shame about you.
Ephesians 5:14
Therefore he says, Awake, thou who sleep. And arise from the dead, and the Christ will shine upon thee.
1 Thessalonians 5:5
Ye are all sons of light and sons of the day. We are not of the night nor of darkness.

For now

Ecclesiastes 9:10
Whatever thy hand finds to do, do with thy might, for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in Sheol, where thou go.
Luke 21:28
And when these things begin to happen, stand upright, and lift up your heads, because your redemption approaches.
1 Corinthians 7:29
But this I say, brothers, the time is shortened. It is the remaining, so that also those who have wives may be as not having,
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things has approached. Therefore be serious, and be sober for the prayers.
2 Peter 3:13
But we anticipate a new heavens and a new earth according to his promise, in which righteousness dwells.
Revelation 22:12
Behold, I come quickly, and my reward is with me to render to each man as his work will be.

General references

Proverbs 24:33
[Yet] a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep,
Mark 13:33
Watch ye! Be alert and pray, for ye know not when the time is,
Luke 12:40
Therefore, ye also become ready, because the Son of man comes at that hour ye do not suppose.