An Essay on the Revelation of Saint John: So Far as Concerns the Past and Present Times : to which are Added Two Dissertations, the One Upon Mark II. 25, 26. The Other Upon Matthew XXIV. and the Parallel Chapters : with a Collection of Scripture-prophecies Relating to the Times After the Coming of the Messiah
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... must use that and the like words in their strict and obvious meaning : and such
Predicti . ons also as were much of the fame nature , and were deliver ' d in plain
and clear Words , ought in the same manner to obferve the decorum throughout ...
Dominion of Antichrist , and so themselves praise God for such their Deliverance
, and for the hopes of the larger spreading of his Son ' s Kingdom . The particular
Reasons of which Variations I shall not here stand io enquire into ; but only in ...
And yet because this is the Principal , if not the only Instance of a double Series
of Visions in this Book , I mean such an one as being in substance the same , and
describing the very same States and A & ions , is yet intirely gone over twice , i ...
Which is just such a Conclusion as we meet with afterward at the end of the
Appendix , and so of the whole Apoc . xxi ; 6 , Prophecy ; and therefore appears
to be a Conclusion of the 7 , 8 . Sealed Book . That the Open Codicil reaches no ...
Prophecier charmiamomorse Anament in the particular Hypotheses or
Explications : and that from such an Order first establin ' d , all the certainty and
evidence of future Applications is to be deriy ' d : and without such Order so
establith ' d , all ...
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Whiston is a Historical interpreter and does a remarkable job of outlining the design and order of the book; seeing the 7 trumpets as part of the 7th seal and makes a clear case for the 7 Vials being a main part of the 7th trumpet. I think the following statementy is remarkable because of the time of his writing when these things have not been fulfilled and are yet in his future.
"""The Six first Seals, andthestx first Trumpets of the seventh Seal are all Over before the End of the 1260 years of Antichrist's Reign: and the seventh Trumpet or seven Vials contained in it follow immediately after that time;."
He has other good insights however he makes a very confusing preasentation by jumping ahead and then back to Daniel. His arguments are often difficult to follwo. and he doews make a few interpretive minstakes. He is not alonhe in saying the 2nd beast of 13 isw the same as the false prophet of 19. see the proper explan\ation the exposion of Rev found at www.moellerhaus.com.
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