Jesus told His apostles that some of them would be alive when He comes into His kingdom. What did He mean?
Many people have wondered what Jesus meant in Matthew 16:28 when He said, Assuredly, I say to you, there are some standing here who shall not taste death till they see the Son of Man coming in His kingdom. Most of the confusion stems from the belief that Jesus is referring to his Second Coming, which He is not. Bible scholars generally adopt one of two common interpretations for this verse: The first interpretation states that Jesus is referring to the Transfiguration that occurs in Matthew chapter 17.