- "As for what you see here, the time will come when not one stone will be left on another; every one of them will be thrown down."
- "Teacher," they asked, "when will these things happen? And what will be the sign that they are about to take place?"
- He replied: "Watch out that you are not deceived. For many will come in my name, claiming, 'I am he,' and, 'The time is near.' Do not follow them.
- When you hear of wars and revolutions, do not be frightened. These things must happen first, but the end will not come right away."
- Then he said to them: "Nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom.