Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Jesus answered, "Even if I testify about myself, my testimony is true, because I know where I came from and where I am going. But you people do not know where I came from or where I am going.
Just before the Passover feast, Jesus knew that his time had come to depart from this world to the Father. Having loved his own who were in the world, he now loved them to the very end.
But now I am going to the one who sent me, and not one of you is asking me, 'Where are you going?'
You heard me say to you, 'I am going away and I am coming back to you.' If you loved me, you would be glad that I am going to the Father, because the Father is greater than I am.
And now, Father, glorify me at your side with the glory I had with you before the world was created.
Now when the days drew near for him to be taken up, Jesus set out resolutely to go to Jerusalem.
Now during the blessing he departed and was taken up into heaven.
After he had said this, while they were watching, he was lifted up and a cloud hid him from their sight.
Then what if you see the Son of Man ascending where he was before?