1 Thessalonians 5:2
for you yourselves know very well that the Day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night.
1 Thessalonians 5:4
However, brothers, you are not in the darkness, in order that the Day of the Lord might surprise you like a thief.
2 Peter 3:10
But the Day of the Lord will come like a thief. On that day the heavens will disappear with a roaring sound, the elements will be destroyed by fire, and the earth and everything done on it will be exposed.
So remember what you received and heard. Obey it, and repent. If you are not alert, I will come like a thief, and you won't know the time when I will come to you.
"See, I am coming like a thief. How blessed is the person who remains alert and keeps his clothes on! He won't have to go naked and let others see his shame."
But be sure of this: if the owner of the house had known when during the night the thief would be coming, he would have stayed awake and not allowed his house to be broken into.
But be sure of this: if the homeowner had known at what time the thief were coming, he would have watched and would not have let his house be broken into.
At this point, Jesus asked the crowds, "Have you come out with swords and clubs to arrest me as if I were a bandit? Day after day I sat teaching in the Temple, yet you didn't arrest me.
Jesus asked them, "Have you come out with swords and clubs to arrest me as if I were a bandit?
Then Jesus told the high priests, the Temple police, and the elders, who had come for him, "Have you come out with swords and clubs as if I were a bandit?