This also, knowing the time, that it is already time that we should be aroused out of sleep; for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed.
Wherefore he says, Wake up, thou that sleepest, and arise up from among the dead, and the Christ shall shine upon thee.
when thou walkest, it shall lead thee; when thou sleepest, it shall keep thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talk with thee.
Awake, awake; put on thy strength, O Zion; put on thy beautiful garments, Jerusalem, the holy city: for henceforth there shall no more come into thee the uncircumcised and the unclean.
As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.
I laid me down and slept; I awaked, for Jehovah sustaineth me.
And Jacob awoke from his sleep, and said, Surely Jehovah is in this place, and I knew it not.
Song of Solomon 8:4
I charge you, daughters of Jerusalem, ... Why should ye stir up, why awake my love, till he please?
Upon this I awaked, and beheld; and my sleep was sweet unto me.
Thus saith Jehovah: Behold, a people cometh from the north country, and a great nation is stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.
Awake, my glory; awake, lute and harp: I will wake the dawn.
1 Corinthians 15:34
Awake up righteously, and sin not; for some are ignorant of God: I speak to you as a matter of shame.
Awake, awake, put on strength, O arm of Jehovah; awake, as in the days of old, as in the generations of passed ages. Is it not thou that hath hewn Rahab in pieces, and pierced the monster?
The Lord Jehovah hath given me the tongue of the instructed, that I should know how to succour by a word him that is weary. He wakeneth morning by morning, he wakeneth mine ear to hear as the instructed.
Then the Lord awoke as one out of sleep, like a mighty man that shouteth aloud by reason of wine;
Woe unto him that saith to the wood, Awake! to the dumb stone, Arise! Shall it teach? Behold it is overlaid with gold and silver, and there is no breath at all in the midst of it.
Song of Solomon 4:16
Awake, north wind, and come, thou south; Blow upon my garden, that the spices thereof may flow forth. Let my beloved come into his garden, And eat its precious fruits.
Awake, lute and harp: I will wake the dawn.
These things said he; and after this he says to them, Lazarus, our friend, is fallen asleep, but I go that I may awake him out of sleep.
And the angel that talked with me came again, and waked me, as a man that is wakened out of his sleep.
If thou be pure and upright, surely now he will awake for thee, and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous;
Thy dead shall live, my dead bodies shall arise. Awake and sing in triumph, ye that dwell in dust; for thy dew is the dew of the morning, and the earth shall cast forth the dead.
His watchmen are all of them blind, they are without knowledge; they are all dumb dogs that cannot bark, dreaming, lying down, loving to slumber:
As a dream, when one awaketh, wilt thou, Lord, on arising despise their image.
How long, sluggard, wilt thou lie down? When wilt thou arise out of thy sleep?
That my glory may sing psalms of thee, and not be silent. Jehovah my God, I will praise thee for ever.
Shall they not rise up suddenly that shall bite thee, and they awake up that shall vex thee, and thou shalt be for booties unto them?
Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh, stir up thy strength, and come to our deliverance.
1 Samuel 28:15
And Samuel said to Saul, Why hast thou disquieted me, to bring me up? And Saul said, I am sore distressed; for the Philistines make war against me, and God is departed from me, and answers me no more, neither by prophets nor by dreams; therefore I have called thee, that thou mayest make known to me what I shall do.
1 Kings 18:27
And it came to pass at noon that Elijah mocked them and said, Cry aloud; for he is a god; for he is meditating, or gone aside, or he is on a journey; perhaps he sleeps, and will awake.
So man lieth down, and riseth not again; till the heavens be no more, they do not awake, nor are raised out of their sleep.
2 Kings 4:31
And Gehazi passed on before them, and laid the staff upon the face of the lad; but there was neither voice, nor sign of attention. And he returned to meet him, and told him saying, The lad is not awaked.
Let the nations rouse themselves, and come up to the valley of Jehoshaphat; for there will I sit to judge all the nations round about.
My heart is fixed, O God, my heart is fixed: I will sing, yea, I will sing psalms.
And the disciples came and awoke him, saying, Lord save: we perish.