what if you should see the son of man ascend up where he was before?
Now after the Lord had convers'd with them, he was assum'd up to heaven, where he sat on the right hand of God.
for no man hath penetrated into the secrets of heaven, but he that came down from heaven, even the son of man, who is in heaven.
work not for the food which perisheth, but for that which endureth unto everlasting life, and which the son of man shall give unto you, for to him it is that the father, that is God, has given his credentials.
I was sent by the father, and am come into the world: but now I leave the world, and am going to my father.
I have glorified thee on the earth: I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do.
and now I shall be no more in the world, but they will be in the world, when I am come to thee. holy father keep them by that authority, with which thou hast invested me, that they may be one, as we are.
After this discourse, while they beheld, he was taken up, and a cloud received him out of their sight.
wherefore 'tis said, " when he ascended up on high, he made a number of captives, and gave gifts to men."