32 Bible Verses about A Short Time
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and ye do not know what shall be tomorrow. For what is your life? Certainly it is a vapour that appears for a little time and then vanishes away.
Therefore, rejoice, ye heavens, and ye that dwell in them. Woe to the inhabiters of the earth and of the sea! for the devil is come down unto you, having great wrath, knowing that he has but a short time.
Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee: hide thyself, as it were, for a little moment until the indignation is overpast.
And now as for a brief moment there has been the mercy of the LORD our God, to leave us an escape, and that we may be given a stake in his holy sanctuary that our God may illuminate our eyes and give us a little preservation of life in our bondage.
And the devil took him up into a high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the sphere of the world in a moment of time.
For John truly baptized in water, but ye shall be baptized in the Holy Spirit not many days from now.
Standing afar off for the fear of her torment, saying, Alas, alas, that great city Babylon, that mighty city; for in one hour is thy judgment come!
And they cast dust on their heads and cried, weeping and wailing, saying, Alas, alas, that great city, in which all that had ships in the sea were made rich by reason of her riches! for in one hour is she made desolate.
For they verily for a few days chastened us as it seemed good unto them, but he for our profit, that we might be partakers of his holiness.
And if those days were not shortened, no flesh would be saved; but for the elect's sake those days shall be shortened.
But this I say, brothers, the time is short; for the rest, let those that have wives be as though they had none;
and cast him into the bottomless pit and shut him up and set a seal upon it, that he should deceive the Gentiles no more, until the thousand years should be fulfilled; and after it is necessary that he be loosed a little while.
Now Jesus knew that they were desirous to ask him and said unto them, Do ye enquire among yourselves of what I said, A little while, and ye shall not see me; and again, a little while, and ye shall see me?
In which ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are afflicted in diverse temptations,
But the God of all grace, who has called us unto his eternal glory by Jesus, the Christ, after ye have suffered a little while, he himself perfects, confirms, strengthens, and establishes you.
For our tribulation, which is momentary and light, prepares an exceeding and eternal weight of glory unto us;
And not many days after, the younger son gathered all together and took his journey into a far country and there wasted his estate with riotous living.
Boast not thyself of tomorrow for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.