he had come like a thief in the night Where in literature is this illusion taken from [Solved]

Besides it being in Edgar Allen Poes writing The masque of the red death.. where did it come from other then from poe

Its from the Gospels sorry, cant cite chapter and verse but they are the words of Jesus speaking of the Last Judgement and all that: The Day of the Lord shall come as a thief in the night.

The bible. Referring to the second coming of christ..

The bible. Referring to the second coming of christ..

Its from the Gospels sorry, cant cite chapter and verse but they are the words of Jesus speaking of the Last Judgement and all that: The Day of the Lord shall come as a thief in the night.

Source(s): http://www.cynet.com/jesus/PROPHECY/thief.htm
http://www.lastdaysmystery.info/like_a_thief_in_th

He comes when no one is expecting and takes what is valuable to Him.

Its from the Gospels sorry, cant cite chapter and verse but they are the words of Jesus speaking of the Last Judgement and all that: The Day of the Lord shall come as a thief in the night.

The bible. Referring to the second coming of christ..

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he had come like a thief in the night Where in literature is this illusion taken from
Besides it being in Edgar Allen Poes writing The masque of the red death.. where did it come from other then from poe

Answer 6

He comes when no one is expecting and takes what is valuable to Him.

Answer 6

The bible. Referring to the second coming of christ..

Look in Bible, Matthew 24:42-44, and especially 2 Peter 3:10, Rev 3:3,