(Mt. 24:29-31, 32-35, 36-44, 45-51; Mk. 13:24-27, 28-31, 32-37; Lk. 21:25-28, 29-33, 17:26-30, 34-36, 12:41-48)
Chapter 24 of the Gospel of Matthew is entirely devoted to the most important topics of Christian eschatology. This episode tells about the coming of the Son of Man, presents the lesson of the fig tree, explains the unexpected day and hour, and the Parable of Faithful and Unfaithful Servants.