A Short Time
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Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow. You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away.
"For this reason, rejoice, O heavens and you who dwell in them Woe to the earth and the sea, because the devil has come down to you, having great wrath, knowing that he has only a short time."
"But now for a brief moment grace has been shown from the LORD our God, to leave us an escaped remnant and to give us a peg in His holy place, that our God may enlighten our eyes and grant us a little reviving in our bondage.
for John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from now."
standing at a distance because of the fear of her torment, saying, 'Woe, woe, the great city, Babylon, the strong city! For in one hour your judgment has come.'
"And they threw dust on their heads and were crying out, weeping and mourning, saying, 'Woe, woe, the great city, in which all who had ships at sea became rich by her wealth, for in one hour she has been laid waste!'
For they disciplined us for a short time as seemed best to them, but He disciplines us for our good, so that we may share His holiness.
"Unless those days had been cut short, no life would have been saved; but for the sake of the elect those days will be cut short.
But this I say, brethren, the time has been shortened, so that from now on those who have wives should be as though they had none;
and he threw him into the abyss, and shut it and sealed it over him, so that he would not deceive the nations any longer, until the thousand years were completed; after these things he must be released for a short time.
Jesus knew that they wished to question Him, and He said to them, "Are you deliberating together about this, that I said, 'A little while, and you will not see Me, and again a little while, and you will see Me'?
In this you greatly rejoice, even though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been distressed by various trials,
After you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ, will Himself perfect, confirm, strengthen and establish you.
For momentary, light affliction is producing for us an eternal weight of glory far beyond all comparison,
"And not many days later, the younger son gathered everything together and went on a journey into a distant country, and there he squandered his estate with loose living.
Do not boast about tomorrow, For you do not know what a day may bring forth.