Matthew 24:30 Matthew 24-30, (24:30), speaks of the coming of the Son of Man in the clouds. Then the sign of the Son of Man will appear in heaven, and then all the tribes of the earth will mourn, and they will see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of heaven with power and great glory. See our study on Daniel 7:13: lastdays-eschatology.net/coming-with-clouds.html and Zechariah 12: lastdays-eschatology.net/Zechariah 12.html demonstrating the Old Testament source for this text. Jesus is quoting Old Testament prophecy. In both those studies we identified the first century context of Jerusalem as the time and subject of the prophecy. (function(d, ...