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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Mori h St . John , which concern Christianity , the Times Op . Theolog . of the
Messias , and the Church of the Gentiles , sig - and Mr . Girnifies a Year : and by
consequence reven Days , or a ret ' s Discourse Week , fignifies seven years :
But that in Propherick Stile relating to the Christian Church , days everywhere
denote years . Corollary 1 . Since therefore it appears that those Sacred
Prophecies of the Scripture determin ' d by exact Periods , which relate to the
Since thefe Sacred Hymns are such notable restiera , and Characteristicks of the
greatest Triumphs of Christ , or of the most signal and happy Mutations foreiold in
this Book ; it will be here not improper to take notice of them all particularly ...
... that hitherto the Jewish Temple had been defolate , or shut up from them : But
that now it was re - built , and open again ; and that these last seven Plagues
proceed from Christ , as be is enthron ' d in the Holy of Holies ar Jerusalem , after
and her passage into the Wildernefs relate to the Times of the Churches
protection under the Christian Emperors ; and is not here determind either by
Type or Numbers . Her abode in the Wilderness refers to the Times of the
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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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