The Coming of the Son of Man
"But in those days, after t that tribulation, u the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light,
and v the stars will be falling from heaven, and the powers in the heavens will be shaken.
And then they will see w the Son of Man coming in clouds x with great power and glory.
And then y he will send out the angels and z gather a his elect from b the four winds, from c the ends of the earth d to the ends of heaven.
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
For in those days there will be such tribulation as has not been from the beginning of the creation that God created until now, and never will be.
For the stars of the heavens and their constell...
Then the moon will be confounded and the sun as...
When I blot you out, I will cover the heavens a...
The earth quakes before them; the heavens tremb...
The sun shall be turned to darkness, and the mo...
The sun and the moon are darkened, and the star...
The sun shall be turned to darkness and the moo...
Is not the day of the Lord darkness, and not li...
And on that day," declares the Lord God, "I wil...
A day of wrath is that day, a day of distress a...
When he opened the sixth seal, I looked, and be...
The fourth angel blew his trumpet, and a third ...
And the stars of the sky fell to the earth as the fig tree sheds its winter fruit when shaken by a gale.
How you are fallen from heaven, O Day Star, son of Dawn! How you are cut down to the ground, you who laid the nations low!
All the host of heaven shall rot away, and the skies roll up like a scroll. All their host shall fall, as leaves fall from the vine, like leaves falling from the fig tree.
I saw in the night visions, and behold, with the clouds of heaven there came one like a son of man, and he came to the Ancient of Days and was presented before him.
And he said to them, "Truly, I say to you, there are some standing here who will not taste death until they see the kingdom of God after it has come with power.
Jesus said to him, "You have said so. But I tell you, from now on you will see the Son of Man seated at the right hand of Power and coming on the clouds of heaven.
When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on his glorious throne.
The Son of Man will send his angels, and they will gather out of his kingdom all causes of sin and all law-breakers.
O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often would I have gathered your children together as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you would not!
2 Thessalonians 2:1
Now concerning the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our being gathered together to him, we ask you, brothers.
And if the Lord had not cut short the days, no human being would be saved. But for the sake of the elect, whom he chose, he shortened the days.
For false christs and false prophets will arise and perform signs and wonders, to lead astray, if possible, the elect.
Daniel declared, "I saw in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of heaven were stirring up the great sea.
Up! Up! Flee from the land of the north, declares the Lord. For I have spread you abroad as the four winds of the heavens, declares the Lord.
After this I saw four angels standing at the four corners of the earth, holding back the four winds of the earth, that no wind might blow on earth or sea or against any tree.
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.
For ask now of the days that are past, which were before you, since the day that God created man on the earth, and ask from one end of heaven to the other, whether such a great thing as this has ever happened or was ever heard of.
If your outcasts are in the uttermost parts of heaven, from there the Lord your God will gather you, and from there he will take you.