and to give relief to you who are afflicted and to us as well when the Lord Jesus will be revealed from heaven with His mighty angels in flaming fire,
And I heard a voice from heaven, saying, “Write, ‘ Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on!’” “Yes,” says the Spirit, “so that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow with them.”
He enters into peace; They rest in their beds, Each one who walked in his upright way.
“Blessed are those who have been persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
and the enemy who sowed them is the devil, and the harvest is the end of the age; and the reapers are angels.
For the Son of Man is going to come in the glory of His Father with His angels, and will then repay every man according to his deeds.
“But when the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him, then He will sit on His glorious throne.
Jesus *said to him, “.” You have said it yourself; nevertheless I tell you, hereafter you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of Power, and coming on the clouds of heaven
For whoever is ashamed of Me and My words in this adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of Man will also be ashamed of him when He comes in the glory of His Father with the holy angels.”
And Jesus said, “I am; and you shall see .” the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of Power, and coming with the clouds of heaven
But Abraham said, ‘Child, remember that during your life you received your good things, and likewise Lazarus bad things; but now he is being comforted here, and you are in agony.
It will be just the same on the day that the Son of Man is revealed.
All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him nothing came into being that has come into being.
And He *said to him, “Truly, truly, I say to you, you will see the heavens opened and the angels of God ascending and descending on the Son of Man.”
They also said, “ Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into the sky? This Jesus, who has been taken up from you into heaven, will come in just the same way as you have watched Him go into heaven.”
and if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him.
For momentary, light affliction is producing for us an eternal weight of glory far beyond all comparison,
Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
For by Him all things were created, both in the heavens and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities— all things have been created through Him and for Him.
For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first.
If we endure, we will also reign with Him; If we deny Him, He also will deny us;
looking for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Christ Jesus,
Therefore, let us fear if, while a promise remains of entering His rest, any one of you may seem to have come short of it.
So there remains a Sabbath rest for the people of God.
Therefore let us be diligent to enter that rest, so that no one will fall, through following the same example of disobedience.
so Christ also, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time for salvation without reference to sin, to those who eagerly await Him.
who is at the right hand of God, having gone into heaven, after angels and authorities and powers had been subjected to Him.
It was also about these men that Enoch, in the seventh generation from Adam, prophesied, saying, “ Behold, the Lord came with many thousands of His holy ones,
Behold, He is coming with the clouds, and every eye will see Him, even those who pierced Him; and all the tribes of the earth will mourn over Him. So it is to be. Amen.
I said to him, “My lord, you know.” And he said to me, “These are the ones who come out of the great tribulation, and they have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.
Then I saw a great white throne and Him who sat upon it, from whose presence earth and heaven fled away, and no place was found for them.
and He will wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there will no longer be any death; there will no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away.”
And he said to me, “ These words are faithful and true”; and the Lord, the God of the spirits of the prophets, sent His angel to show to His bond-servants the things which must soon take place.
But he *said to me, “Do not do that. I am a fellow servant of yours and of your brethren the prophets and of those who heed the words of this book. Worship God.”
“ I, Jesus, have sent My angel to testify to you these things for the churches. I am the root and the descendant of David, the bright morning star.”