The meaning of, and background to, the well-known expression "In The Twinkling Of An Eye.

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In The Twinkling Of An Eye

Meaning:

Very quickly

Background:

Listen, I tell you a mystery: We will not all sleep, but we will all be changed - in a flash, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed.
New Testament Bible: Paul's 1st Letter To The Corinthians. 15: 51-52.

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