For at that time there will be great tribulation, the kind that hasn't taken place from the beginning of the world until now and never will again!
Unless those days were limited, no one would survive. But those days will be limited because of the elect.
"If anyone tells you then, 'Look, here is the Messiah!' or, 'Over here!' do not believe it!
False messiahs and false prophets will arise and perform great signs and wonders to lead astray, if possible, even the elect.
Take note: I have told you in advance.
So if they tell you, 'Look, he's in the wilderness!' don't go out; 'Look, he's in the inner rooms!' do not believe it.
For as the lightning comes from the east and flashes as far as the west, so will be the coming of the Son of Man.
Wherever the carcass is, there the vultures will gather.
"Immediately after the tribulation of those days: The sun will be darkened, and the moon will not shed its light; the stars will fall from the sky, and the celestial powers will be shaken.