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16 Bible Verses about Wakefulness

Most Relevant Verses

Esther 6:1

That night sleep escaped the king, so he ordered the book recording daily events to be brought and read to the king.

Job 7:4

When I lie down I think: When will I get up? But the evening drags on endlessly, and I toss and turn until dawn.

Job 30:17

Night pierces my bones, and my gnawing pains never abate.

Ecclesiastes 5:12

The sleep of the worker is sweet, whether he eats little or much; but the abundance of the rich permits him no sleep.

Ecclesiastes 12:4

and the doors at the street are shut while the sound of the mill fades; when one rises at the sound of a bird, and all the daughters of song grow faint.

Daniel 2:1

In the second year of his reign, Nebuchadnezzar had dreams that troubled him, and sleep deserted him.

Daniel 6:18

Then the king went to his palace and spent the night fasting. No diversions were brought to him, and he could not sleep.

Daniel 6:19

At the first light of dawn the king got up and hurried to the lions' den.

Isaiah 51:17

Wake yourself, wake yourself up! Stand up, Jerusalem, you who have drunk the cup of His fury from the hand of the Lord; you who have drunk the goblet to the dregs- the cup that [causes people] to stagger.

Isaiah 52:1

"Wake up, wake up; put on your strength, Zion! Put on your beautiful garments, Jerusalem, the Holy City! For the uncircumcised and the unclean will no longer enter you.

1 Corinthians 15:34

Become right-minded and stop sinning, because some people are ignorant about God. I say this to your shame.

Ephesians 5:14

for what makes everything clear is light. Therefore it is said: Get up, sleeper, and rise up from the dead, and the Messiah will shine on you.

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Isaiah 52:1

"Wake up, wake up; put on your strength, Zion! Put on your beautiful garments, Jerusalem, the Holy City! For the uncircumcised and the unclean will no longer enter you.

Isaiah 51:17

Wake yourself, wake yourself up! Stand up, Jerusalem, you who have drunk the cup of His fury from the hand of the Lord; you who have drunk the goblet to the dregs- the cup that [causes people] to stagger.

Ephesians 5:14

for what makes everything clear is light. Therefore it is said: Get up, sleeper, and rise up from the dead, and the Messiah will shine on you.

1 Corinthians 15:34

Become right-minded and stop sinning, because some people are ignorant about God. I say this to your shame.

More verses: Romans 13:11

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