Matthew 24:36-44 CSB

No One Knows the Day or Hour

36 "Now concerning that day and hour no one knows-neither the angels in heaven, nor the Son a -except the Father only.

References for Matthew 24:36

    • t 24:36 - Other mss omit nor the Son
      37 As the days of Noah were, so the coming of the Son of Man will be.
      38 For in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day Noah boarded the ark.
      39 They didn't know b until the flood came and swept them all away. So this is the way the coming of the Son of Man will be:

      References for Matthew 24:39

        • u 24:39 - They didn't know the day and hour of the coming judgment
          40 Then two men will be in the field: one will be taken and one left.
          41 Two women will be grinding at the mill: one will be taken and one left.
          42 Therefore be alert, since you don't know what day c your Lord is coming.

          References for Matthew 24:42

            • v 24:42 - Other mss read hour; time
              43 But know this: If the homeowner had known what time d the thief was coming, he would have stayed alert and not let his house be broken into.

              References for Matthew 24:43

                • w 24:43 - Lit watch; a division of the night in ancient times
                  44 This is why you also must be ready, because the Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect.