Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And as he sat upon the mount of Olives, the disciples came unto him privately, saying, Tell us, when shall these things be? and what shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the end of the world?

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Bible References

He sat

Matthew 21:1
Now when they drew near Jerusalem, and came to Bethphage, at the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two disciples,
Mark 13:3
Now as he sat on the Mount of Olives opposite the temple, Peter, James, John, and Andrew asked him privately,

The disciples

Matthew 13:10
The disciples came and said to him, "Why do you speak to them in parables?"
Matthew 15:12
Then the disciples came and said to him, "Do you know that the Pharisees were offended when they heard this saying?"
Matthew 17:19
Then the disciples came to Jesus privately and said, "Why could we not cast it out?"


Luke 21:7
So they asked him, "Teacher, when will these things be? And what will be the sign when they are about to take place?"
John 21:21
When Peter saw him, he said to Jesus, "Lord, what about this man?"
Acts 1:7
He said to them, "It is not for you to know times or seasons which the Father has fixed by his own authority.
1 Thessalonians 5:1
Now as to the times and the seasons, brethren, you have no need to have anything written to you.

The end

Matthew 13:39
and the enemy who sowed them is the devil; the harvest is the end of the age, and the reapers are angels.
Matthew 28:20
teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you; and behold, I am with you always, even to the end of the age."
Hebrews 9:26
For then he would have had to suffer repeatedly since the foundation of the world. But now, he has appeared once for all at the end of the ages to put away sin by the sacrifice of himself.

General references

Mark 13:4
"Tell us, when will this be? And what will be the sign when these things are all to be fulfilled?"
Luke 17:30
So will it be on the day when the Son of Man is revealed.
Acts 3:20
and that he may send the Christ appointed for you, Jesus,