Mark 13:3

3 As Jesus was sitting on the Mount of Olives opposite the temple, Peter, James, John and Andrew asked him privately,

Read Mark 13:3 Using Other Translations

And as he sat upon the mount of Olives over against the temple, Peter and James and John and Andrew asked him privately,
And as he sat on the Mount of Olives opposite the temple, Peter and James and John and Andrew asked him privately,
Later, Jesus sat on the Mount of Olives across the valley from the Temple. Peter, James, John, and Andrew came to him privately and asked him,

What does Mark 13:3 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Mark 13:3

And as he sat upon the Mount of Olives
On the east of Jerusalem:

over against the temple:
where he could have a full view of it; the eastern wall of the temple being lower than the rest; (See Gill on Matthew 24:3).

Peter, and John, and James, and Andrew, asked him privately;
apart from the rest of the disciples, they being, especially the first three, his favourites, and very familiar with him.

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