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?

General references

Bible References

He sat

Matthew 21:1
When they drew nigh to Jerusalem, and were come to Bepthphage, to the mount of Olives, Jesus dispatched two disciples,
Mark 13:3
and when he was sitting upon the mount of Olives over-against the temple, Peter, James, John, and Andrew said to him in private, tell us,

The disciples

Matthew 13:10
And the disciples came, and said to him, why do you speak to them in parables?
Matthew 15:12
Thereupon his disciples drawing nigh, said, did you observe, how the Pharisees were scandalized at your discourse?
Matthew 17:19
then came the disciples to Jesus in private, and said, why could not we cast him out?


Luke 21:7
thereupon they said to him, master, when shall this happen? and by what sign shall we know that the event is coming?
John 21:21
upon seeing him, Peter said to Jesus, Lord, and what shall become of him?
Acts 1:7
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.
1 Thessalonians 5:1
It is not necessary, my brethren, to specify the exact time:

The end

Matthew 13:39
the enemy that sowed them is the devil: the harvest is the conclusion of the age: and the reapers are the angels.
Matthew 28:20
teaching them to observe every thing which I have enjoin'd you: and be assured I shall be always with you to the end of the world.
Hebrews 9:26
for then must he have suffered several times since the beginning of the world, when in the consummation of the ages, he has appeared once for all to expiate sin by offering himself as a sacrifice.

General references

Mark 13:4
when shall this happen? and what will be the sign that this is going to be accomplished?
Luke 17:30
even thus shall it be in the day when the son of man shall appear.
Acts 3:20
who has been beforehand prepar'd thereto,