Most Relevant Verses
Don’t boast about tomorrow,
for you don’t know what a day might bring.
For who knows what is good for man in life, in the few days of his futile life that he spends like a shadow? Who can tell man what will happen after him under the sun?
For man certainly does not know his time: like fish caught in a cruel net or like birds caught in a trap, so people are trapped in an evil time as it suddenly falls on them.
You don’t even know what tomorrow will bring—what your life will be! For you are like smoke that appears for a little while, then vanishes.
The hidden things belong to the Lord our God, but the revealed things belong to us and our children forever, so that we may follow all the words of this law.
It is the glory of God to conceal a matter
and the glory of kings to investigate a matter.
“Now concerning that day or hour no one knows—neither the angels in heaven nor the Son—except the Father.
but you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for on the day you eat from it, you will certainly die.”
For now we see indistinctly, as in a mirror,
but then face to face.
Now I know in part,
but then I will know fully,
as I am fully known.
This was not made known to people in other generations as it is now revealed to His holy apostles and prophets by the Spirit:
Dear friends, we are God’s children now, and what we will be has not yet been revealed. We know that when He appears, we will be like Him because we will see Him as He is.