Watch Yourselves

Luke 21

34 "But watch yourselves f lest g your hearts be weighed down with dissipation and drunkenness and h cares of this life, and i that day come upon you suddenly j like a trap. 35 For it will come upon all who dwell on the face of the whole earth. 36 But k stay awake at all times, l praying that you may m have strength to escape all these things that are going to take place, and n to stand before the Son of Man."

37 And o every day he was teaching in the temple, but p at night he went out and lodged on q the mount called Olivet. 38 And early in the morning o all the people came to him in the temple to hear him.

  1. Cross References
    Romans 13:13
    Let us walk properly as in the daytime, not in orgies and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and sensuality, not in quarreling and jealousy.
    1 Thessalonians 5:6 - 7
    So then let us not sleep, as others do, but let us keep awake and be sober.
    1 Peter 4:7
    The end of all things is at hand; therefore be self-controlled and sober-minded for the sake of your prayers.
  2. Cross References
    James 5:5
    You have lived on the earth in luxury and in self-indulgence. You have fattened your hearts in a day of slaughter.
  3. Cross References
    Matthew 13:22
    As for what was sown among thorns, this is the one who hears the word, but the cares of the world and the deceitfulness of riches choke the word, and it proves unfruitful.
  4. Cross References
    1 Thessalonians 5:3 - 4
    While people are saying, "There is peace and security," then sudden destruction will come upon them as labor pains come upon a pregnant woman, and they will not escape.
    Luke 12:40
    You also must be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect.
  5. Cross References
    Ecclesiastes 9:12
    For man does not know his time. Like fish that are taken in an evil net, and like birds that are caught in a snare, so the children of man are snared at an evil time, when it suddenly falls upon them.
    Isaiah 24:17
    Terror and the pit and the snare are upon you, O inhabitant of the earth!
  6. Cross References
    Luke 12:37
    Blessed are those servants whom the master find...
    Matthew 25:13
    Watch therefore, for you know neither the day n...
    Matthew 26:41
    Watch and pray that you may not enter into temp...
    Mark 14:34 - 38
    And he said to them, "My soul is very sorrowful...
    Acts 20:31
    Therefore be alert, remembering that for three ...
    1 Corinthians 16:13
    Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like ...
    1 Thessalonians 5:6
    So then let us not sleep, as others do, but let...
    1 Peter 5:8
    Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary th...
  7. Cross References
    Luke 18:1
    And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart.
  8. Cross References
    Hosea 12:4
    He strove with the angel and prevailed; he wept and sought his favor. He met God at Bethel, and there God spoke with us -
  9. Cross References
    Revelation 6:17
    For the great day of their wrath has come, and who can stand?
  10. Cross References
    Matthew 26:55
    At that hour Jesus said to the crowds, "Have you come out as against a robber, with swords and clubs to capture me? Day after day I sat in the temple teaching, and you did not seize me.
  11. Cross References
    Luke 22:39
    And he came out and went, as was his custom, to the Mount of Olives, and the disciples followed him.
    Matthew 21:17
    And leaving them, he went out of the city to Bethany and lodged there.
    Mark 11:19
    And when evening came they went out of the city.
    John 8:1
    But Jesus went to the Mount of Olives.
    John 18:2
    Now Judas, who betrayed him, also knew the place, for Jesus often met there with his disciples.
  12. Cross References
    Matthew 21:1
    Now when they drew near to Jerusalem and came to Bethphage, to the Mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples.
  13. Cross References
    Luke 21:37
    And every day he was teaching in the temple, but at night he went out and lodged on the mount called Olivet.
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