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My son, if you have become surety for your neighbor, Have given a pledge for a stranger,
It is vain for you to rise up early, To retire late, To eat the bread of painful labors; For He gives to His beloved even in his sleep.
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"When I lie down I say, 'When shall I arise?' But the night continues, And I am continually tossing until dawn.
"And the smoke of their torment goes up forever and ever; they have no rest day and night, those who worship the beast and his image, and whoever receives the mark of his name."
Do not enter the path of the wicked And do not proceed in the way of evil men.
I will not give sleep to my eyes Or slumber to my eyelids,
and then as a widow to the age of eighty-four. She never left the temple, serving night and day with fastings and prayers.
And when he realized this, he went to the house of Mary, the mother of John who was also called Mark, where many were gathered together and were praying.
Now the Spirit of the LORD departed from Saul, and an evil spirit from the LORD terrorized him.
Saul's servants then said to him, "Behold now, an evil spirit from God is terrorizing you.
"Therefore I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.
Therefore, let us fear if, while a promise remains of entering His rest, any one of you may seem to have come short of it.
"In the morning you shall say, 'Would that it were evening!' And at evening you shall say, 'Would that it were morning!' because of the dread of your heart which you dread, and for the sight of your eyes which you will see.
But the wicked are like the tossing sea, For it cannot be quiet, And its waters toss up refuse and mud.
Then the angel who was speaking with me returned and roused me, as a man who is awakened from his sleep.
Now the boy Samuel was ministering to the LORD before Eli And word from the LORD was rare in those days, visions were infrequent.
While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him."
Then Jesus came with them to a place called Gethsemane, and said to His disciples, "Sit here while I go over there and pray."
They came to a place named Gethsemane; and He said to His disciples, "Sit here until I have prayed."
While He was still speaking, behold, a crowd came, and the one called Judas, one of the twelve, was preceding them; and he approached Jesus to kiss Him.
("Behold, I am coming like a thief Blessed is the one who stays awake and keeps his clothes, so that he will not walk about naked and men will not see his shame.")
Awake, awake, put on strength, O arm of the LORD; Awake as in the days of old, the generations of long ago Was it not You who cut Rahab in pieces, Who pierced the dragon?
He will not allow your foot to slip; He who keeps you will not slumber.
Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth Does not become weary or tired His understanding is inscrutable.
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and the doors on the street are shut as the sound of the grinding mill is low, and one will arise at the sound of the bird, and all the daughters of song will sing softly.
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"When I lie down I say, 'When shall I arise?' But the night continues, And I am continually tossing until dawn. "My flesh is clothed with worms and a crust of dirt, My skin hardens and runs.
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Then the king went off to his palace and spent the night fasting, and no entertainment was brought before him; and his sleep fled from him. Then the king arose at dawn, at the break of day, and went in haste to the lions' den.