Matthew 24:21-24 NIV

21 For then there will be great distress, unequaled from the beginning of the world until now--and never to be equaled again.1

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22 If those days had not been cut short, no one would survive, but for the sake of the elect2 those days will be shortened.

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      23 At that time if anyone says to you, 'Look, here is the Christ!' or, 'There he is!' do not believe it.3

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      24 For false Christs and false prophets will appear and perform great signs and miracles4 to deceive even the elect--if that were possible.

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