5 As the bridegroom fwas delayed, they all became drowsy and slept.
b“Yet a little while,
and cthe coming one will come and will not delay;
4 lThey will say, “Where is the promise of mhis coming? For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all things are continuing as they were from the beginning of creation.”
9 uThe Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise vas some count slowness, but wis patient toward you, xnot wishing that any should perish, but ythat all should reach repentance.