Promises of Jesus’ Return and Establishment of the Kingdom of God

Matthew 10:1 – 16;
Jesus called his 12 disciples to him, and gave them authority to cast out evil spirits and to heal every kind of sickness and disease… Jesus sent them out with these instructions: “don’t go to the Gentiles or the Samaritans, but only to … [The Jews], God’s lost sheep. … When you are persecuted in one city, flee to the next! I will return before you reach them all!…”

Mark 9:1 Jesus is transfigured on the mountain
Jesus went on to say to his disciples, “some of you who are standing here right now will live to see the kingdom of God arrived in great power.”

Mark 13:1 Jesus tells about the future
But for the sake of his chosen ones he will limit those days…. “I tell you the truth, this generation will certainly not pass away until all these things have happened.”

Matthew 24:1 – 25;
“I tell you the truth, this generation will certainly not pass away until all these things have happened.”

Luke 21:5 – 24
“I tell you the truth, this generation will certainly not pass away until all these things have happened.”

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