1And as he came out of the temple, one of his disciples said to him, “Look, Teacher, what wonderful stones and what wonderful buildings!” (Mt 24:1; Lu 21:5)2And Jesus said to him, “Do you see these great buildings? There will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be thrown down.” (Lu 19:44)
28“From the fig tree learn its lesson: as soon as its branch becomes tender and puts out its leaves, you know that summer is near.29So also, when you see these things taking place, you know that he is near, at the very gates. (Jas 5:9; Re 3:20)30Truly, I say to you, this generation will not pass away until all these things take place. (Mr 9:1)31Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away. (Ps 102:26; Ps 119:89; Isa 40:8; Isa 51:6; Mt 5:18; Heb 12:27; 1Pe 1:23; 1Pe 1:25; 2Pe 3:10)
No One Knows That Day or Hour
32“But concerning that day or that hour, no one knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father. (Zec 14:7; Mt 25:13; Ac 1:7; Php 2:6; 1Th 5:1)33Be on guard, keep awake.
1. Some manuscripts add and pray
 For you do not know when the time will come. (Mr 13:5; Mr 14:38; Eph 6:18; Heb 13:17)34It is like a man going on a journey, when he leaves home and puts his servants
1. Or bondservants
 in charge, each with his work, and commands the doorkeeper to stay awake. (Eze 44:11; Mt 21:33; Mt 25:14; Mr 12:1; Lu 12:36; Joh 10:3; Ro 12:6)35Therefore stay awake—for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or when the rooster crows,
1. That is, the third watch of the night, between midnight and 3 a.m.