and he said to them, it is not for you, to know the times or the seasons, which the father hath reserv'd in his own disposal.
As to the day and hour, that no one knows, not even the angels of heaven, but the father only.
he replied, ye shall indeed drink of my cup, and be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with: but to sit on my right hand, and on my left, I cannot grant to any but those whom my father has destin'd thereto.
or on my left, is not in my power to grant, except to those for whom it was designed.
by the destructive sword shall they fall, and be led into captivity among all nations: and Jerusalem shall be kept waste by the nations, as long as those nations shall subsist.
he he has deduced all mankind from one parent, to inhabit the surface of the whole earth, having pre-establish'd the appointed periods, and the boundarys of their dominions:
when the full time of the dispensation was come, to reduce all things both in heaven and on earth, under one head in Christ.
It is not necessary, my brethren, to specify the exact time:
whose advent HE will in his own time display, WHO is perfectly happy, who alone is omnipotent, the king of kings, and the lord of all that bear rule;