In my Father’s house are many homes. If it weren’t so, I would have told you. I am going to prepare a place for you.
When he had said these things, as they were looking, he was taken up, and a cloud received him out of their sight.
So then the Lord, after he had spoken to them, was received up into heaven and sat down at the right hand of God.
Most certainly I tell you, he who believes in me, the works that I do, he will do also; and he will do greater works than these, because I am going to my Father.
I came from the Father and have come into the world. Again, I leave the world and go to the Father.”
While they were looking steadfastly into the sky as he went, behold, two men stood by them in white clothing,
who also said, “You men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into the sky? This Jesus, who was received up from you into the sky, will come back in the same way as you saw him going into the sky.”
He led them out as far as Bethany, and he lifted up his hands and blessed them.
While he blessed them, he withdrew from them and was carried up into heaven.
Jesus said to her, “Don’t hold me, for I haven’t yet ascended to my Father; but go to my brothers and tell them, ‘I am ascending to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.’”
Without controversy, the mystery of godliness is great: God was revealed in the flesh, justified in the spirit, seen by angels, preached among the nations, believed on in the world, and received up in glory.
Then Jesus said, “I will be with you a little while longer, then I go to him who sent me.