INTERPRETATION PROJECT 1
Matthew 24: 42-44 speaks of the predictions and preparing of Christ second coming. This essay will discuss the central message of each event that took place before and after Matthew 24: 42-44. It will show what the events had in common. This essay will also show the connection between all the events.
In Matthew 24: 1-35, the central message is the signs of the end of the age. We see broad and specific signs as the second coming of Christ draws near. The ...view middle of the document...
We must be ready when Christ returns for the second coming. We must have our hearts and minds prepared. We must be ready at all times. We must be ready every day and every hour. Jesus wants us to be ready whenever he comes back.
In Matthew 25: 1-13, the central message here is we must be prepared and have our things in order for the coming of the bridegroom Jesus Christ. We must be alert. We cannot wait until the last minute to prepare. We will not have another chance to prepare for the coming of our bridegroom the Christ.
The Common Ground
The common ground in these three episodes is we must be ready when Jesus returns for his second coming. In the first episode we are told that we will have signs when the end is near. The second episode tells us that we do not know the hour or day that Christ shall appear. In the third and final episode, we must have our things in order when Christ comes back.
. Matthew 24: 42-44 clearly explains that Jesus is coming back for the people who are prepared for his second coming. Jesus demonstrates his love to us by telling us to be alert. He also tells us to prepare so that we will not be caught off guard or left out. We must be ready.