"However, when you see Yerushalayim surrounded by armies, then you are to understand that she is about to be destroyed.
Those in Y'hudah must escape to the hills, those inside the city must get out, and those in the country must not enter it.
For these are the days of vengeance, when everything that has been written in the Tanakh will come true.
What a terrible time it will be for pregnant women and nursing mothers! For there will be great distress in the Land and judgment on the people.
Some will fall by the edge of the sword, others will be carried into all the countries of the Goyim, and Yerushalayim will be trampled down by the Goyim until the age of the Goyim has run its course.
"There will appear signs in the sun, moon and stars; and on earth, nations will be in anxiety and bewilderment at the sound and surge of the sea,
as people faint with fear at the prospect of what is overtaking the world; for the powers in heaven will be shaken.
And then they will see the Son of Man coming in a cloud with tremendous power and glory.
When these things start to happen, stand up and hold your heads high; because you are about to be liberated!"
Then he told them a parable: "Look at the fig tree, Indeed, all the trees.
As soon as they sprout leaves, you can see for yourselves that summer is near.
In the same way, when you see these things taking place, you are to know that the Kingdom of God is near!
Yes! I tell you that this people will certainly not pass away before it has all happened.
Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will certainly not pass away.
"But keep watch on yourselves, or your hearts will become dulled by carousing, drunkenness and the worries of everyday living, and that Day will be sprung upon you suddenly like a trap!