Bible verses about "the last days" | Moffatt

Matthew 24:42-44

42 Keep on the watch then, for you never know what day your Lord will come. 43 But be sure of this, that if the householder had known at what watch in the night the thief was coming, he would have been on the watch, he would not have allowed his house to be broken into. 44 So be ready yourselves, for the Son of man is coming at an hour you do not expect.

Matthew 24:14

14 This gospel of the Reign shall be preached all over the wide world as a testimony to all the Gentiles, and then the end will come.

Matthew 24:23-24

23 If anyone tells you at that time, 'Here is the Christ!' or, 'there he is!' do not believe it; 24 for false Christs and false prophets will rise and bring forward great signs and wonders, so as to mislead the very elect, — if that were possible.

Luke 21:10-17

10 Then he said to them, "Nation will rise against nation, and realm against realm, 11 there will be great earthquakes with famine and pestilence here and there, there will be awful portents and great signs from heaven. 12 But before all that, men will lay hands on you and persecute you, handing you over to synagogues and prisons; you will be dragged before kings and governors for the sake of my name. 13 That will turn out an opportunity for you to bear witness. 14 So resolve to yourselves that you will not rehearse your defence beforehand, 15 for I will give you words and wisdom that not one of your opponents will be able to meet or refute. 16 You will be betrayed by your very parents and brothers and kinsmen and friends, and some of you will be put to death. 17 You will be hated by all on account of my name;

2 Peter 3:3-4

3 To begin with, you know that mockers will come with their mockeries in the last days, men who go by their own passions, 4 asking, "Where is His promised advent? Since the day our fathers fell asleep, things remain exactly as they were from the beginning of creation."

2 Timothy 3:1

1 Mark this, there are hard times coming in the last days.

1 Timothy 4:1

1 But in later days, the Spirit distinctly declares, certain people will rebel against the faith; they will listen to spirits of error and to the doctrines that daemons teach

1 Thessalonians 5:2-3

2 You know perfectly well that the day of the Lord comes like a thief in the night; 3 when 'all's well' and 'all is safe' are on the lips of men, then all of a sudden Destruction is upon them, like pangs on a pregnant woman — escape there is none.

2 Timothy 4:3

3 for the time will come when people will decline to be taught sound doctrine and will accumulate teachers to suit themselves and tickle their own fancies;

2 Peter 3:3

3 To begin with, you know that mockers will come with their mockeries in the last days, men who go by their own passions,

1 John 2:18

18 Children, it is the last hour. You have learned that 'Antichrist is coming.' Well, but many antichrists have appeared — which makes us sure it is the last hour.

Luke 21:25-26

25 And there will be signs in sun and moon and stars, while on earth the nations will be in dismay with bewilderment at the roar of sea and waves, 26 men swooning with panic and foreboding of what is to befall the universe. For the orbs of the heavens will be shaken,

2 Timothy 3:1-5

1 Mark this, there are hard times coming in the last days. 2 For men will be selfish, fond of money, boastful, haughty, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, irreverent, 3 callous, relentless, scurrilous, dissolute, and savage; they will hate goodness, 4 they will be treacherous, reckless and conceited, preferring pleasure to God — 5 for though they keep up a form of religion, they will have nothing to do with it as a force. Avoid all such.

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