It was only a few days before His crucifixion and His disciples were perplexed by what Jesus had predicted. They approached Him on the Mount of Olives with the questions, “Tell us, when will these things be? And what will be the sign of Your coming, and the end of the age?” Matthew 24:3.
Do you suppose that the Christians who insisted on keeping the commandments of God and were therefore forced out of the professed church were accused of leaving the church? But who were the real separationists?