Luk 17:21 Neither shall they say, Lo here! or, lo there! for, behold, the kingdom of God is within you.
Luk 17:20 Some of the Pharisees asked Jesus, “When will God’s kingdom come?” Jesus answered, “God’s kingdom is coming, but not in a way that you can see it.
Luk 17:21 People will not say, ‘Look, God’s kingdom is here!’ or ‘There it is!’ No, God’s kingdom is here with you.”
Luk 17:22 Then Jesus said to his followers, “The time will come when you will want very much to see one of the days of the Son of Man, but you will not be able to.
Luk 17:23 People will say to you, ‘Look, there it is!’ or ‘Look, here it is!’ Stay where you are; don’t go away and search.
Luk 17:24 “When the Son of Man comes again, you will know it. On that day he will shine like lightning flashes across the sky.
Luk 17:25 But first, the Son of Man must suffer many things. The people of today will refuse to accept him.
Luk 17:26 “When the Son of Man comes again, it will be the same as it was when Noah lived.
Luk 17:27 People were eating, drinking, and getting married even on the day when Noah entered the boat. Then the flood came and killed them all.
Luk 17:28 “It will be the same as during the time of Lot, when God destroyed Sodom. Those people were eating, drinking, buying, selling, planting, and building houses for themselves.
Luk 17:29 They were doing these things even on the day when Lot left town. Then fire and sulfur rained down from the sky and killed them all.
Luk 17:30 This is exactly how it will be when the Son of Man comes again.
Luk 17:31 “On that day if a man is on his roof, he will not have time to go inside and get his things. If a man is in the field, he cannot go back home.
Luk 17:32 Remember what happened to Lot’s wife!
Luk 17:33 “Whoever tries to keep the life they have will lose it. But whoever gives up their life will save it.
Luk 17:34 That night there may be two people sleeping in one room. One will be taken and the other will be left.
Luk 17:35 There may be two women working together. One will be taken and the other will be left.”
Luk 17:37 The followers asked Jesus, “Where will this be, Lord?” Jesus answered, “It’s like looking for a dead body–you will find it where the vultures are gathering above.”