Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Peter 4:7 in English Standard Version "The end of all things is at hand; therefore be self-controlled and sober-minded for the sake of your prayers." Mt 26:41 Watch and pray that you may not enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.” Lu 21:36 But stay awake at all times, praying that you may have strength to escape all these things that are going to take place, and to stand before the Son of Man.” Jas 5:8 You also, be patient. Establish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is at hand. 1Pe 1:13 Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ.