Now we request you, brethren, with regard to the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our gathering together to Him,
And then He will send forth the angels, and will gather together His elect from the four winds, from the farthest end of the earth to the farthest end of heaven.
And He will send forth His angels with a great trumpet and they will gather together His elect from the four winds, from one end of the sky to the other.
“The scepter shall not depart from Judah,
Nor the ruler’s staff from between his feet,
Until Shiloh comes,
And to him shall be the obedience of the peoples.
All the nations will be gathered before Him; and He will separate them from one another, as the shepherd separates the sheep from the goats;
Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship.
with a view to an administration suitable to the fullness of the times, that is, the summing up of all things in Christ, things in the heavens and things on the earth. In Him
For who is our hope or joy or crown of exultation? Is it not even you, in the presence of our Lord Jesus at His coming?
so that He may establish your hearts without blame in holiness before our God and Father at the coming of our Lord Jesus with all His saints.
For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so God will bring with Him those who have fallen asleep in Jesus.
I solemnly charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who is to judge the living and the dead, and by His appearing and His kingdom: