Then they will deliver you up to tribulation. Here, Jesus gives an outline of the Tribulation Period. This seven-year period will begin withtribulation (Matthew 24:9). At the 3 ½ year mark—halfway through—Antichrist will enter the Temple (Matthew 24:15). This will usher in thegreat tribulation (Matthew 24:21), which will end with the Second Coming of Christ (Matthew 24:29-31).