But know this, that in the last days trying times will come.
knowing this first, that there will come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts,
Let no one deceive you by any means; for that day will not come, unless the apostasy come first, and the man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition,
Now the Spirit says expressly, that, in the last times, some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and teachings suggested by demons,
For the time will come when they will not endure sound teaching, but according to their own desires they will pro cure for themselves an abundance of teachers to gratify their itching ears:
Little children, it is the last time; and, as you have heard that the antichrist is coming, even now there are many antichrists; by which we know that it is the last time.
But do you, beloved, remember the words that were formerly spoken by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ;
And when he had opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour.