In my Father' house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.
And when he had spoken these things, while they beheld, he was taken up; and a cloud received him out of their sight.
So then after the Lord had spoken to them, he was received up into heaven, and sat on the right hand of God.
Truly, truly, I say to you, He that believes on me, the works that I do shall he do also; and greater works than these shall he do; because I go to my Father.
I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go to the Father.
And while they looked steadfastly toward heaven as he went up, behold, two men stood by them in white apparel;
Which also said, You men of Galilee, why stand you gazing up into heaven? this same Jesus, which is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as you have seen him go into heaven.
And he led them out as far as to Bethany, and he lifted up his hands, and blessed them.
And it came to pass, while he blessed them, he was parted from them, and carried up into heaven.
Jesus said to her, Touch me not; for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go to my brothers, and say to them, I ascend to my Father, and your Father; and to my God, and your God.
And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached to the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory.
Then said Jesus to them, Yet a little while am I with you, and then I go to him that sent me.