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.

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Bible References

It is

Matthew 25:5
As the bridegroom was slow in coming, they all grew drowsy and fell asleep.
Matthew 26:40
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?
Mark 13:35
So you must be on the watch, for you do not know when the master of the house is coming??n the evening or at midnight or toward daybreak or early in the morning??36 for fear he should come unexpectedly and find you asleep.
1 Corinthians 15:34
Return to your sober sense as you ought, and stop sinning, for some of you are utterly ignorant about God. To your shame I say so.
Ephesians 5:14
So it says, "Wake up, sleeper! Rise from the dead, And Christ will dawn upon you!"
1 Thessalonians 5:5
You all belong to the light and the day. We have nothing to do with night or with darkness.

For now

Luke 21:28
But when this begins to happen, look up and raise your heads, for your deliverance will be at hand."
1 Corinthians 7:29
But this I do say, brothers. The appointed time has grown very short. From this time on those who have wives should live as though they had none,
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is near. Be serious and collected, therefore, and pray.
2 Peter 3:13
In fulfilment of his promise we expect new heavens and a new earth, where uprightness will prevail.
Revelation 22:12
"See! I am coming very soon, bringing with me my rewards, to repay everyone for what he has done.

General references

Mark 13:33
You must look out and be on the alert, for you do not know when it will be time;
Luke 12:40
You must be ready too, for the Son of Man is coming at a time when you do not expect him."