Watch out! Stay alert! 1 For you do not know when the time will come.
For I am already being poured out as an offering, and the time for me to depart 1 is at hand.
And I say this, brothers and sisters: 1 The time is short. So then those who have wives should be as those who have none,
For he says, “I heard you at the acceptable time, and in the day of salvation I helped you.” 1 Look, now is the acceptable time; look, now is the day of salvation!
For there will be a time when people 1 will not tolerate sound teaching. Instead, following their own desires, 2 they will accumulate teachers for themselves, because they have an insatiable curiosity to hear new things. 3
Then 1 he said to me, “Do not seal up the words of the prophecy contained in this book, because the time is near.
He 1 said, “Go into the city to a certain man and tell him, ‘The Teacher says, “My time is near. I will observe the Passover with my disciples at your house.”’”
After noticing in the distance a fig tree with leaves, he went to see if he could find any fruit 1 on it. When he came to it he found nothing but leaves, for it was not the season for figs.
The 1 nations 2 were enraged, but 3 your wrath has come, and the time has come for the dead to be judged, and the time has come to give to your servants, 4 the prophets, their reward, as well as to the saints and to those who revere 5 your name, both small and great, and the time has come 6 to destroy those who destroy 7 the earth.”