"When you hear of wars and rumors of wars, do not be frightened; those things must take place; but that is not yet the end.
"For nation will rise up against nation, and kingdom against kingdom; there will be earthquakes in various places; there will also be famines. These things are merely the beginning of birth pangs.
"But be on your guard; for they will 1deliver you to the courts, and you will be flogged 2in the synagogues, and you will stand before governors and kings for My sake, as a testimony to them.
"3The gospel must first be preached to all the nations.
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"4When they arrest you and hand you over, do not worry beforehand about what you are to say, but say whatever is given you in that hour; for it is not you who speak, but it is the Holy Spirit.
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"Brother will betray brother to death, and a father his child; and children will rise up against parents and have them put to death.
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"5You will be hated by all because of My name, but the one who endures to the end, he will be saved.
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"But 6when you see the 7ABOMINATION OF DESOLATION standing where it should not be (let the reader understand ), then those who are in Judea must flee to the mountains.
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"8The one who is on the housetop must not go down, or go in to get anything out of his house;
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and the one who is in the field must not turn back to get his coat.
"But woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing babies in those days!