In my Father's house are many mansions. Were it otherwise, I would have told you.
And, having said these things, while they beheld, he was lifted up, and a cloud received him out of their sight.
Now, after the Lord had spoken to them, he was taken up into heaven, and sat down at the right hand of God.
Most assuredly, I say to you, he who believes on me, shall himself do such works as I do; nay, even greater than these shall he do; because I go to my Father,
From the presence of the Father I cam into the world. Again, I leave the world, and return to the Father.
And while they were steadfastly looking up to heaven, as he ascended, behold two men in white raiment stood near them;
who also said, Galileans, why do you stand gazing up to heaven? This Jesus, who is taken up from you into heaven, shall also come in the same manner as you have seen him going to heaven.
He then led them out as far as Bethany, and lifted up his hands, and blessed them.
And while he was blessing them, he was parted from them, and carried up into heaven.
Jesus said to her, Touch me not, for I have not yet ascended to my Father; but go to my brethren, and say to them, I ascend to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.
And, confessedly, great is the secret of godliness; -he who has manifested in the flesh, justified in the Spirit; seen of messengers, proclaimed to the Gentiles, believed on in the world, taken up in glory.
Jesus, therefore, said, Yet a little while I remain with you; then I go to him who sent me.