But first he must suffer many things1 and be rejected2 by this generation.3
References for Luke 17:25
"Just as it was in the days of Noah,4 so also will it be in the days of the Son of Man.
References for Luke 17:26
People were eating, drinking, marrying and being given in marriage up to the day Noah entered the ark. Then the flood came and destroyed them all.
"It was the same in the days of Lot.5 People were eating and drinking, buying and selling, planting and building.
References for Luke 17:28
But the day Lot left Sodom, fire and sulfur rained down from heaven and destroyed them all.
"It will be just like this on the day the Son of Man is revealed.6
References for Luke 17:30
On that day no one who is on the roof of his house, with his goods inside, should go down to get them. Likewise, no one in the field should go back for anything.7
References for Luke 17:31
Remember Lot's wife!8
References for Luke 17:32
Whoever tries to keep his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life will preserve it.9
References for Luke 17:33
I tell you, on that night two people will be in one bed; one will be taken and the other left.
Two women will be grinding grain together; one will be taken and the other left. "10
References for Luke 17:35