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Then we who are alive, who are left, will be suddenly caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will always be with the Lord.
For the Lord himself will come down from heaven with a shout of command, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trumpet of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first.
"But as for that day or hour no one knows it -- neither the angels in heaven, nor the Son -- except the Father.
But after three and a half days a breath of life from God entered them, and they stood on their feet, and tremendous fear seized those who were watching them.
"Immediately after the suffering of those days, the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light; the stars will fall from heaven, and the powers of heaven will be shaken.
For just like the lightning comes from the east and flashes to the west, so the coming of the Son of Man will be.
And this gospel of the kingdom will be preached throughout the whole inhabited earth as a testimony to all the nations, and then the end will come.
"But as for that day and hour no one knows it -- not even the angels in heaven -- except the Father alone.
After these things I looked, and there was a door standing open in heaven! And the first voice I had heard speaking to me like a trumpet said: "Come up here so that I can show you what must happen after these things."
Woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing their babies in those days!
Because you have kept my admonition to endure steadfastly, I will also keep you from the hour of testing that is about to come on the whole world to test those who live on the earth.
when he comes to be glorified among his saints and admired on that day among all who have believed -- and you did in fact believe our testimony.
(Look! I will come like a thief! Blessed is the one who stays alert and does not lose his clothes so that he will not have to walk around naked and his shameful condition be seen.)
So also you, when you see all these things, know that he is near, right at the door.
Finally the crown of righteousness is reserved for me. The Lord, the righteous Judge, will award it to me in that day -- and not to me only, but also to all who have set their affection on his appearing.
I know a man in Christ who fourteen years ago (whether in the body or out of the body I do not know, God knows) was caught up to the third heaven.
The one who has the bride is the bridegroom. The friend of the bridegroom, who stands by and listens for him, rejoices greatly when he hears the bridegroom's voice. This then is my joy, and it is complete.
Then war broke out in heaven: Michael and his angels fought against the dragon, and the dragon and his angels fought back.
Therefore encourage one another with these words.
as we wait for the happy fulfillment of our hope in the glorious appearing of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ.
These are the ones who have not defiled themselves with women, for they are virgins. These are the ones who follow the Lamb wherever he goes. These were redeemed from humanity as firstfruits to God and to the Lamb,
in a moment, in the blinking of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed.
Therefore you also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him.
Woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing their babies in those days! For there will be great distress on the earth and wrath against this people.
The sea gave up the dead that were in it, and Death and Hades gave up the dead that were in them, and each one was judged according to his deeds.
Just then a major earthquake took place and a tenth of the city collapsed; seven thousand people were killed in the earthquake, and the rest were terrified and gave glory to the God of heaven.
There will be great earthquakes, and famines and plagues in various places, and there will be terrifying sights and great signs from heaven.
For in those days before the flood, people were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day Noah entered the ark.
In those days people will seek death, but will not be able to find it; they will long to die, but death will flee from them.
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He told them, "You are not permitted to know the times or periods that the Father has set by his own authority.