Matthew 24:4-8 NIV

4 Jesus answered: "Watch out that no one deceives you.1

References for Matthew 24:4

5 For many will come in my name, claiming, 'I am the Christ,a ' and will deceive many.2

References for Matthew 24:5

    • a 24:5 - Or "Messiah"; also in verse 23
      6 You will hear of wars and rumors of wars, but see to it that you are not alarmed. Such things must happen, but the end is still to come.
      7 Nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom.3 There will be famines4 and earthquakes in various places.

      References for Matthew 24:7

      8 All these are the beginning of birth pains.