Jesus said, if I will have him stay till I come, what have you to do with that? do you follow me.
therefore suspend your judgment till the Lord comes, who will bring to light the secrets of darkness, and expose the counsels of mens hearts: and then shall every man have his due reward from God.
As often then as ye eat this bread, and drink this cup, ye make a declaration of the Lord's death till he come.
for the son of man shall come in the glory of his father, with his angels; and then shall be make retribution to every man according to his works.
this he said to signify to Peter by what death he should glorify God. and when he had spoken this, he said to him, follow me.
he who testifieth these things, saith, "I come quickly." Amen. even so, come, Lord Jesus.
And when he was upon the mount of Olives, the disciples came to him in private, and said, tell us when shall these things be? and what shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the end of this age?
for as the lightning darts from the east in an instant to the west: such shall the advent of the son of man be.
therefore be ye also prepar'd: for the son of man may come at an hour you least expect.
When the son of man shall come in his majesty, accompanied with all his holy angels, he shall sit upon the throne of his glory.
I declare unto you, said he, that some of you here present shall not die, till they see the kingdom of the Messiah usher'd in with power.
As for you, my brethren, bear your sufferings with constancy, till the advent of the Lord. the farmer, from the prospect of a golden crop, patiently expects the showers of the spring and the autumn.
See! he is coming on the clouds; and every eye shall see him, even they who pierced him: then all the tribes of the earth will smite their breasts at the sight: even so it will be.