Luke Chapter 17

Christ Instructing His Disciples about the Completion of the Age

Thus also shall be the coming of the Son of man. See scripture links in Mark 13:32 and Luke 21:34. The Lord answers the disciples' question about the time of His return. "No one knows that but my Father alone".

Luke 17:23-26

Deuteronomy 29:29

Hidden things belong to Jehovah, and the revealed to us and our children.

Matthew 24:36-39 (P)

Matthew 25:31

Mark 13:32

Link with Matt. 24:38,39.

Luke 21:34

Link with Matt. 24:38,39.

Acts 1:6,7

2 Peter 3:4

Christ Instructing His Disciples about the Completion of the Age

As the lightning goes forth from the east and shines in the west so shall be the coming of the Son of man, also v 30 then shall appear the sign of the Son of man in heaven. See scripture link in Mark 13:26 and Luke 21:2. See also many links in Is.2:12.

Luke 17:24

Isaiah 2:12

Zechariah 9:14

Matthew 24:27,30 (P,M)

The Lord answers the disciples question of Vs.3, what is the sign of thy coming.

Mark 13:26

Link with Matt 24:27,30.

Luke 21:27

Link with Matt.24:27.30.

Acts 1:6,7,11

Christ's Appearing in Judgement and Glory

Christ responds to the voice of adjuration by speaking of His coming glory in His appearing. See many references in Psalm 110:1, Dan. 7:13 and especially Isaiah 2:12, for most links.

Luke 17:24,30

Psalms 110:1

Isaiah 2:12

Daniel 7:13

Matthew 26:64 (P,M)

Mark 14:62

Luke 22:69

Acts 1:11

Revelation 1:7

Revelation 19:11-16

Christ's Appearing in Judgement and Glory

The Son of Man coming in His glory. See references in Matt 26:64.

Luke 17:24,30 (P,M)

Matthew 26:64

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Judgment day, most events prior to the Millennium, but also may look on to the Great White Throne. See many references in Deut 28:1-69, Jer 17:10, Is.2:12,Is.24:1-23, Joel 3:2,9-17 and N.T. references below.

Luke 17:26-30

Deuteronomy 28:1-68

More long term historical judgments related to Isreal and Judah.

Psalms 96:13

Isaiah 2:12

Day of the Lord.

Isaiah 24:1-23

Day of the Lord.

Jeremiah 17:10

Joel 3:2,9-17


Matthew 10:15 (P)

Matthew 11:22-24

Matthew 12:36-42

Matthew 13:42

Matthew 16:27

Matthew 24:15-21

Matthew 24:5,6

Matthew 25:31-46

Mark 12:38-40

Luke 8:17

Luke 10:14

Luke 12:47,48

John 12:48

Acts 17:31

Romans 2:5,6,16

Romans 3:23

2 Thessalonians 1:8-10

Hebrews 9:27,28

Hebrews 10:29-31

1 Peter 1:7,13

2 Peter 2:9

Jude 1:14-15

Revelation 20:11-13

Great white throne.

JND v11, pp145

JND Collected writings, general comments about ch. 10.

Christ's Appearing in Judgement and Glory

Judgment time when the Son of Man is revealed. Conditions currently are like the days of Noah and Lot. See Matt.10:15 and other references.

Luke 17:26-30 (P,M)

Genesis 6:1-12

Days of Noah, all flesh corrupted.

Genesis 19:1-29

Days of Lot.

Ezekiel 16:49-59

Iniquity of thy sister Sodom.

Matthew 10:15

Matthew 24:39-41

1 Corinthians 1:7

2 Thessalonians 1:7

1 Peter 4:13

Christ Instructing His Disciples about the Completion of the Age

Wherever the carcass is there will be gathered the eagles (could be griffith vultures).

Luke 17:37

Ezekiel 39:4,17

Matthew 24:28 (P,M)

Revelation 14:14-20

Gog and Magog

The enemy given over as food to birds of prey, and ravenous beasts. See Leviticus 11:13 footnote "b" JND bible, griffin vultures, a bird that can reach deep into the carcass.

Luke 17:37

Ezekiel 39:4,17-20 (P)

Revelation 19:17,18,21

Christ's Appearing in Judgement and Glory

Judgment related to where the eagles will be gathered together. See Ezekiel 39:4,17.

Luke 17:37 (P)

Ezekiel 39:4,17