In my Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.
And after he had said this, as they were looking on, he was lifted up, and a cloud took him out of their sight.
So then the Lord Jesus, after he had spoken to them, was taken up into heaven, and sat down at the right hand of God.
Truly, truly, I say to you, he who believes in me will also do the works that I do; and greater works than these will he do, because I go to the Father.
I came from the Father and have come into the world; again, I am leaving the world and going to the Father.«
And as they were gazing intently into the sky while he was going, behold, two men in white clothing stood beside them.
They also said, »Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into the sky? This Jesus, who has been taken up from you into heaven, will come in just the same way as you have watched him go into heaven.«
Then he led them out as far as Bethany, and he lifted up his hands and blessed them.
While he blessed them, he parted from them, and was carried up into heaven.
Jesus said to her, »Do not hold me, for I have not yet ascended to the Father; but go to my brethren and say to them, »I am ascending to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.«
By common confession, great is the mystery of godliness: he was revealed in the flesh,was vindicated in the Spirit,seen by angels,preached among the nations,believed on in the world,taken up in glory.
Then Jesus said to them, »I shall be with you a little while longer, and then I go to him who sent me.