9 Bible Verses about Urgency

Romans 13:11 ESV / 25 helpful votes

Besides this you know the time, that the hour has come for you to wake from sleep. For salvation is nearer to us now than when we first believed.

Revelation 3:11 ESV / 14 helpful votes

I am coming soon. Hold fast what you have, so that no one may seize your crown.

Revelation 1:3 ESV / 11 helpful votes

Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear, and who keep what is written in it, for the time is near.

Proverbs 1:32 ESV / 10 helpful votes

For the simple are killed by their turning away, and the complacency of fools destroys them;

Romans 9:28 ESV / 8 helpful votes

For the Lord will carry out his sentence upon the earth fully and without delay.”

John 9:4 ESV / 8 helpful votes

We must work the works of him who sent me while it is day; night is coming, when no one can work.

2 Corinthians 6:1-2 ESV / 5 helpful votes

Working together with him, then, we appeal to you not to receive the grace of God in vain. For he says, “In a favorable time I listened to you, and in a day of salvation I have helped you.” Behold, now is the favorable time; behold, now is the day of salvation.

1 Corinthians 7:29-31 ESV / 5 helpful votes

This is what I mean, brothers: the appointed time has grown very short. From now on, let those who have wives live as though they had none, and those who mourn as though they were not mourning, and those who rejoice as though they were not rejoicing, and those who buy as though they had no goods, and those who deal with the world as though they had no dealings with it. For the present form of this world is passing away.

Titus 2:14 ESV / 4 helpful votes

Who gave himself for us to redeem us from all lawlessness and to purify for himself a people for his own possession who are zealous for good works.

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