and somebody ask'd him, Lord, will there be but few people saved? to which he answered,
but the gate which leads to life is narrow, and the way is difficult, and few there be that find it.
when his disciples heard this, they were exceedingly amazed, saying, who then can be saved?
thus the last shall be first, and the first last: for though many are invited, few have precedence.
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?
when shall this happen? and what will be the sign that this is going to be accomplished?
Then one of the company said to him, order my brother to give me my share of our inheritance.
thereupon they said to him, master, when shall this happen? and by what sign shall we know that the event is coming?
upon seeing him, Peter said to Jesus, Lord, and what shall become of him?
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.