Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And as they heard these things, he added and spake a parable, because he was nigh to Jerusalem, and because they thought that the kingdom of God should immediately appear.

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Bible References

They thought

Luke 17:20
Being asked by the Pharisees when the Kingdom of God was coming, He answered, "The Kingdom of God does not so come that you can stealthily watch for it.
Acts 1:6
Once when they were with Him, they asked Him, "Master, is this the time at which you are about to restore the kingdom of Israel?"
2 Thessalonians 2:1
But with respect to the Coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our being gathered to meet Him, we entreat you, brethren,

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John 11:35
Jesus wept.
Acts 3:20
and that He may send the Christ appointed beforehand for you--even Jesus.