1 Thessalonians 5:1-6 NIV

The Day of the Lord

1 Now, brothers and sisters, about times and dates we do not need to write to you,

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2 for you know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night.

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3 While people are saying, “Peace and safety,” destruction will come on them suddenly, as labor pains on a pregnant woman, and they will not escape.

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4 But you, brothers and sisters, are not in darkness so that this day should surprise you like a thief.

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5 You are all children of the light and children of the day. We do not belong to the night or to the darkness.

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6 So then, let us not be like others, who are asleep, but let us be awake and sober.

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