Watch therefore, for ye know not in what hour your Lord comes. But know this, that if the master of the house had known in what watch the thief was coming, he would have watched and not have suffered his house to be dug through into. Wherefore ye also, be ye ready, for in that hour that ye think not the Son of man comes.
Watch therefore, for ye know not the day nor the hour.
It is a night of observance to Jehovah, because of their being brought out from the land of Egypt: that same night is an observance to Jehovah for all the children of Israel in their generations.
I will stand upon my watch, and set me upon the tower, and will look forth to see what he will say unto me, and what I shall answer as to my reproof.
But know this, that if the master of the house had known in what watch the thief was coming, he would have watched and not have suffered his house to be dug through into.
And there were shepherds in that country abiding without, and keeping watch by night over their flock.
But their plot became known to Saul. And they watched also the gates both day and night, that they might kill him;
Obey your leaders, and be submissive; for they watch over your souls as those that shall give account; that they may do this with joy, and not groaning, for this would be unprofitable for you.
The highway of the upright is to depart from evil: he that taketh heed to his way keepeth his soul.
Our eyes still failed for our vain help; in our watching, we have watched for a nation that did not save.
Then we prayed to our God, and set a watch against them day and night, because of them.
But the centurion, and they who were with him on guard over Jesus, seeing the earthquake and the things that took place, feared greatly, saying, Truly this man was Son of God.
2 Kings 18:8
He smote the Philistines unto Gazah and its borders, from the watchmen's tower to the fortified city.