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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Profanation as containing three years and six months ; which would concur with
the usual Interpretation of this Phrase for 3 years . Yet it so little agreeing with the
Original and Authentick Accounts above - mention ' d , and being very probably ...
Vifions ) in that Order in which they lye in the Book it felf ; that So hereafter , when
we have proposed our Interpretation of the several Prophecies , we may have
recourse to these grand Characters of the main and most glorious of the happy ...
But before I proceed , the Reader must give me leave to say somewhat more
about that grand Rule of Interpretation just now hinted , which is of so great
Importance to the right understanding of this Book ; and the Neglect whereof I
... or Interpretations also , contain ' d in his Commene tariones Apocalypticć , and
other more occasional Papers thereto ... as if Mr . Mede were a Man Inspir ' d for
the Interpretation of the Prophecies ; yet I can add with him that his Works of this ...
The Other Upon Matthew XXIV. and the Parallel Chapters : with a Collection of
Scripture-prophecies Relating to the Times After the Coming of William Whiston. I
mean by suffering a particular Interpretation to determin the Order of the Visions ...
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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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