For many will come in my name, claiming, 'I am the Christ, ' and will deceive many.1
References for Matthew 24:5
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.
Nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom.2 There will be famines3 and earthquakes in various places.
References for Matthew 24:7
All these are the beginning of birth pains.