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
And, when they drew near to Jerusalem, and came to Bethphage, to the mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples.
Mark 13:3
And, as He was sitting upon the mount of Olives over against the temple, Peter and James and John and Andrew asked Him privately,

The disciples

Matthew 13:10
And the disciples, having come near, said to Him, "Wherefore dost Thou speak to them in parables?"
Matthew 15:12
Then, His disciples, coming near, say to Him, "Knowest Thou that the Pharisees, having heard the saying, were made to stumble?"
Matthew 17:19
Then the disciples, coming near, said to Jesus privately, "Why could not we cast it out?"


Luke 21:7
And they asked Him, saying, "Teacher, when, therefore, will these things be, and what is the sign, when all these things are about to come to pass?"
John 21:21
Peter therefore, seeing him, says to Jesus, "Lord, and what will this man do?"
Acts 1:7
He said to them, "It is not yours to know times or seasons, which the Father placed in His own authority;
1 Thessalonians 5:1
But, concerning the times and the seasons, brethren, ye have no need that aught be written to you;

The end

Matthew 13:39
and the enemy that sowed them is the Devil; and the harvest is the end of the age; and the reapers are angels.
Matthew 28:20
teaching them to observe all things, whatsoever I commanded you; and, behold, I am with you all the days, even to the end of the age."
Hebrews 9:26
else had it been needful for Him ofttimes to suffer since the founding of a world; but now, once for all, at the end of the ages, He hath been manifested for the putting away of sin through the sacrifice of Himself.

General references

Mark 13:4
"Tell us, when shall these things be? and what is the sign when all these things are about to be accomplished?"
Luke 17:30
after the same manner shall it be in the day the Son of Man is revealed.
Acts 3:20
and that He may send forth Christ Jesus who had been before appointed for you;