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And Jesus went out, and departed from the 1temple: and his disciples came to him for to shew him the buildings of the temple.
1 Mark 13:1, Luke 21:5

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And Jesus said unto them, See ye not all these things? verily I say unto you, There shall not be left here one stone upon another, that shall not be 1thrown down.
1 1st Kings 9:7, Jer 5:10, Jer 26:18, Micah 3:12, Luke 19:44

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And as he sat upon the mount of Olives, the disciples came unto him privately, saying, 1Tell us, when shall these things be? and what shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the end of the aworld?
1 1st Thess 5:1
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And Jesus answered and said unto them, Take 1heed that no man deceive you.
1 Matt 16:6, Luke 12:1, 2nd Peter 3:17

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For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall 1deceive many.
1 Jer 14:14, Jer 23:21, John 5:43

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And ye shall hear of wars and rumours of wars: see that ye be not troubled: for all these things must come to pass, but the aend is not yet.

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1 For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers places.
1 Isa 19:2 Mark 13:8 Luke 21:10

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All these are the beginning of sorrows.

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Then shall they 1deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and ye shall be hated of all nations for my name's sake.
1 Acts 4:3, Acts 7:59, 1st Peter 4:12, Rev 2:10

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And then shall many be 1offended, and shall betray one another, and shall hate one another.
1 Matt 11:6, 13:57, 26:31 Mark 6:3, 14:27 John 6:61

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And many 1false prophets shall rise, and shall 2deceive many.
1 2nd Cor 11:13
2 1st Tim 4:1

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And because ainiquity shall abound, the blove of many shall wax cold.
Sermon By C H Spurgeon

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1But he that shall endure unto the aend, the same shall be saved.
1 Matt 10:22, Mark 13:13, Luke 21:17
J R Miller's Morning Thoughts

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And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in 1all the aworld for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the bend come.
1 Rom 10:18, Col 1:6, Col 1:23

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When ye therefore shall see 1the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, stand in the holy place, (whoso readeth, let him 2understand:)
1 Dan 9:27, 12:11, Mark 13:14
2 Dan 9:23

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Then let them which be in Judaea flee into the mountains:

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Let him which is on the housetop not come down to take any thing out of his house:

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Neither let him which is in the field return back to take his clothes.

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And woe unto them that are with child, and to them that give suck in those days!

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But pray ye that your flight be not in the winter, neither on the sabbath day:

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For then 1shall be great tribulation, such as was not since the beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be.
1 Joel 2:2, Dan 12:1, Mark 13:19,

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And except those days should be shortened, there should no flesh be saved: but for the elect's 1sake those days shall be shortened.
1 Isa 65:8, Zech 14:3

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Then if any man shall say unto you, Lo, here is Christ, or there; believe it not.

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For there shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall shew great 1signs and wonders; insomuch that, if it were possible, they shall deceive the very elect.
1 2nd Thess 2:9, Rev 13:13

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Behold, I have told you before.

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Wherefore if they shall say unto you, Behold, he is in the desert; go not forth: behold, he is in the secret chambers; believe it not.

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For as the lightning cometh out of the east, and shineth even unto the west; so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.

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For 1wheresoever the carcase is, there will the eagles be gathered together.
1 Job 39:30

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Immediately after the tribulation of those days shall the sun be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light, and the stars shall fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens shall be shaken:
Isa 13:10 Mark 13:25 Luke 21:26

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And then shall appear the sign of the Son of man in heaven: and 1then shall all the tribes of the earth mourn, and they shall see 2the Son of man coming in the clouds of heaven with power and great glory.
1 Zech 12:12
2 Dan 7:13, Mark 13:26, Luke 21:27

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And he shall send his 1angels with a great 2sound of a trumpet, and 3they shall 4gather together his elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to the other.
1 Matt 13:41
2 Matt 25:6, 1st Thess 4:16
3 Deut 30:4
4 Matt 3:12, Matt 13:30, 2nd Thess 2:1

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1Now learn a parable of the fig tree; When his branch is yet tender, and putteth forth leaves, ye know that summer is nigh:
1 Luke 21:29
Our Daily Homily By F B Meyer

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So likewise ye, when ye shall see all these things, know that it is near, even at the doors.

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Verily I say unto you, This generation shall not pass, till all these things be fulfilled.

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Heaven and earth shall 1pass away, but my words shall not pass away.
1 Psa 102:26, Isa 51:6, Jer 31:36, Mark 13:31, Luke 21:33, Heb 1:11

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But of that 1day and hour knoweth no man, no, not the angels of heaven, but my Father only.
1 Zech 14:7, Acts 1:7, 1st Thess 5:2, 2nd Pet 3:10

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But as the days of Noe were, so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.
Sermon The Last Days Matthew 24:37-39

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For as in the days that were before the flood they were eating and drinking, 1marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark,
1 Gen 6:2, Luke 17:27, Jude 6

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And knew not until the flood came, and took them 1all away; so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.
1 Gen 6:13, Gen 6:17, Gen 7:21, Luke 17:27, 2nd Pet 3:6

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Then shall two be in the field; the one shall be taken, and the other left.

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Two women shall be grinding at the mill; the one shall be taken, and the other left.

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1Watch therefore: for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come.
1 Matt 25:13, Mark 13:33, Luke 21:36, 1st Cor 16:13
J R Miller's Morning Thoughts J R Miller's Morning Thoughts

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But know this, that if the goodman of the house had known in what watch the thief would come, he would have 1watched, and would not have suffered his house to be broken up.
1 1st Thess 5:6, Rev 3:3, Rev 16:15

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Therefore be ye also ready: for in such an hour as ye think not the Son of man cometh.

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Who then is a 1faithful and wise servant, whom his lord hath made ruler over his household, to give them meat in due season?
1 1st Cor 4:2, Heb 3:5

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Blessed is that servant, whom his lord when he cometh shall find so doing.
J R Miller's Morning Thoughts

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Verily I say unto you, That he shall make him 1ruler over all his goods.
1 Matt 25:21, Luke 12:44, Luke 22:29

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But and if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My lord delayeth his coming;

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And shall begin to smite his fellowservants, and to eat and drink with the drunken;

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The lord of that servant shall come in a day when he looketh not for him, and in an hour that he is not aware of,

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And shall cut him asunder, and 1appoint him his portion with the hypocrites: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
1 Matt 8:12, Matt 22:13, Matt 25:30, Luke 13:28, 2nd Pet 2:17, Jude 13

Matthew 25

 

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(a) "world" = "age" - Strongs #165 "aion", an age.
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(a) "end" = goal, outcome, limit (Greek "telos").
Does not mean entire completion, consumation of a dispensation, termination.
See notes at Matt 10:22

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(a) "iniquity" in this verse is from the Greek word "anomia", meaning "lawless" or "without law."
Verses with "anomia" are: Matt 7:23, Matt 13:41, Matt 23:28, Matt 24:12, Rom 4:7, Rom 6:19, 2nd Cor 6:14, 2nd Thess 2:7, Titus 2:14, Heb 1:9, Heb 8:12, Heb 10:17, 1st John 3:4

(b) This verse is the logical contrapositive of John 14:15
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(a) "end" = goal, outcome, limit (Greek "telos").
Does not mean entire completion, consumation of a dispensation, termination.
See notes at Matt 10:22

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(a) "world" = "inhabited earth" - Strongs #3625 "oikoumene", land, from #3611 "oikeo" meaning "to occupy" and #1093 "ge" meaning "soil".

(b) "end" = goal, outcome, limit (Greek "telos").
Does not mean entire completion, consumation of a dispensation, termination.
See notes at Matt 10:22

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