John 3:16-17 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. (17) For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.
Mark 13:9a,-13 But take heed to yourselves: for they shall deliver you up to councils; and in the synagogues ye shall be beaten:........ 12 Now the brother shall betray the brother to death, and the father the son; and children shall rise up against their parents, and shall cause them to be put to death. 13 And ye shall be hated of all men for my name's sake: but he that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved.
But he that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved.
Blessed is he that waiteth, and cometh to the thousand three hundred and five and thirty days.
He that leadeth into captivity shall go into captivity: he that killeth with the sword must be killed with the sword. Here is the patience and the faith of the saints.
And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come.
Mark 13:10 And the gospel must first be published among all nations.
+ Christ is referring to last days preaching, i.e specifically the preaching of the two witnesses
And I will give power unto my two witnesses....... 4 These are the two olive trees, and the two candlesticks standing before the God of the earth.
Daniel 8:13aThen I heard one saint speaking, and another saint said unto that certain saint which spake
Then I Daniel looked, and, behold, there stood other two, the one on this side of the bank of the river, and the other on that side of the bank of the river.
And I heard the man clothed in linen, which was upon the waters of the river, when he held up his right hand and his left hand unto heaven, and sware by him that liveth for ever that it shall be for a time, times, and a half; and when he shall have accomplished to scatter the power of the holy people, all these things shall be finished.
....and they [the two witnesses] shall prophesy a thousand two hundred and threescore days, clothed in sackcloth
Then let them which be in Judea flee into the mountains:
And the woman fled into the wilderness, where she hath a place prepared of God, that they should feed her there a thousand two hundred and threescore days.
Daniel 8:13-14 Then I heard one saint speaking, and another saint said unto that certain saint which spake, How long shall be the vision concerning the daily sacrifice, and the transgression of desolation, to give both the sanctuary and the host to be trodden under foot? 14 And he said unto me, Unto two thousand and three hundred days; then shall the sanctuary be cleansed.
7 And there was war in heaven: Michael and his angels fought against the dragon; and the dragon fought and his angels,
And at that time shall Michael stand up, the great prince which standeth for the children of thy people: and there shall be a time of trouble, such as never was since there was a nation even to that same time: