Matthew 24:3-8

The Sign of Christ's Coming

Matthew 24:3: “And as he” [Jesus] “sat upon the mount of Olives, the disciples" [Peter, James, John and Andrew] "came unto him privately, saying, Tell us, when shall these things be?" [The Great Earthquake/The Day of the Lord] "and what shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the end of the world?”

Matthew 24:4: “And Jesus answered and said unto them,” [Peter, James, John and Andrew] “Take heed that no man deceive you.”

Matthew 24:5: “For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall deceive many.”

Matthew 24:6: “And ye” [Peter, James, John and Andrew] “shall hear of wars and rumours of wars:" [Peter, James, John and Andrew will be brought back in the last day, before the return of Christ, they will hear of wars and rumours of wars] "see that ye” [Peter, James, John and Andrew] “be not troubled: for all these things” [False Christ, wars and rumors of wars] “must come to pass, but the end" [Of the Fourth Kingdom] "is not yet.”

Matthew 24:7: “For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers places.”

Matthew 24:8: “All these” [Wars and rumours of wars, nations rising against nations, etc.] “are the beginning of sorrows.”