Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"But there is coming a day when the Bridegroom will have been taken away from them; then at that time they will fast."
"Behold! Your house is left to you, desolate! I tell you that you shall never see me again until you say, Blessed is he that comes in the name of the Lord,"
"Can the friends fast at a wedding-feast," said Jesus, "so long as the bridegroom is with them? But the days will come when the bridegroom has been taken from them, and then they will fast.
Then Jesus said to them. "Still for a little longer I am with you, and then I am going my way to him who sent me.
Then again he said them. "I am going away, and you will seek me, and you will die in your sins. Where I am going, you cannot come."
"The Light is among you a little longer," answered Jesus. "Walk while you have the Light, lest darkness overtake you. He who walks in the darkness does not know where he is going.
"My little children, I am only to be with you a little longer. You will seek me; just as I said to the Jews, 'Where I go you cannot come,' so now I say to you.
"But now I go my way to Him who sent me, yet none of you asks me, 'Where are you going?'
I am no longer in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep through thine own Name these whom thou hast given me, that they may be one as we are one.
"You will search for me and will not find me, and where I am you cannot come."