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April 10, 2023
In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I WILL COME AGAIN, AND RECEIVE YOU unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also . . . I will not leave you comfortless: I WILL COME TO YOU."
John 14:2-3, 18, KJV
"Jesus saith unto him, If I will that he [believed to be John] tarry TILL I COME, what is that to thee? follow thou me. Then went this saying abroad among the brethren, that that disciple should not die: yet Jesus said not unto him, He shall not die; but, If I will that he tarry TILL I COME, what is that to thee?"
John 21:22-23, KJV
"For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him. For this we say unto you by the word of the Lord, that WE WHICH ARE ALIVE AND REMAIN [meaning Paul and other First Century Christians] unto the coming of the Lord shall not prevent them which are asleep. For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first: Then WE WHICH ARE ALIVE AND REMAIN [meaning Paul and other First Century Christians] shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord. Wherefore comfort one another with these words."
1 Thessalonians 4:14-18, KJV
"For yet a little while, and he that shall come [meaning Jesus] WILL COME, and WILL NOT TARRY."
Hebrews 10:37, KJV
"The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave unto him, to shew unto his servants THINGS WHICH MUST SHORTLY COME TO PASS; and he sent and signified it by his angel unto his servant John:"
Revelation 1:1, KJV
"Behold, he cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see him, and THEY ALSO WHICH PIERCED HIM [meaning First Century Romans]: and all kindreds of the earth shall wail because of him. Even so, Amen."
Revelation 1:7, KJV
"And he said unto me, These sayings are faithful and true: and the Lord God of the holy prophets sent his angel to shew unto his servants the THINGS WHICH MUST SHORTLY BE DONE."
Revelation 22:6, KJV
"Behold, I COME QUICKLY: hold that fast which thou hast, that no man take thy crown."
Revelation 3:11, KJV
"Behold, I COME QUICKLY: blessed is he that keepeth the sayings of the prophecy of this book . . . And, behold, I COME QUICKLY; and my reward is with me, to give every man according as his work shall be . . . He which testifieth these things saith, SURELY I COME QUICKLY. Amen. Even so, come, Lord Jesus."
Revelation 22:7, 12, 20, KJV
For a more in-depth explanation of the verses below, please refer to articles such as the seven-part series entitled "Jesus Christ's Return: Have We Been Deceived?", which you will find at the URL below:
Please also refer to the KJV Bible Verse List called "Apostles Convinced Jesus Would Return Soon", which you will find at the following URL: