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STAY AWAKE

  STAY AWAKE 32“But concerning that day or that hour, no one knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father. 33Be on guard, keep awake. For you do not know when the time will come. 34It is like a man going on a journey, when he leaves home and puts his servants in charge, each with his work, and commands the doorkeeper to stay awake. 35Therefore stay awake—for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or when the rooster crows, or in the morning— 36lest he come suddenly and find you asleep. 37And what I say to you I say to all: Stay awake.” MARK 13:32-37 COMMENTARY Our Lord JESUS, after speaking about the destruction of Jerusalem, which took place around 70 CE, the Great Tribulation and the need to remain faithful through it; calls his listeners to be on guard in front of this prophecies. He set the fig tree as an example. They could recognize the seasons by observing the changes in nature, and the sa