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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And therefore , since a considerable part of the Revelation belongs to the interval
after that time , it must follow , by all Accounts , that the Apocalypse cannot reach
much short of thc End of the World , and the Day of Judgment . . . 6 . This is ...
... especially at their conclusion , ] had passed his Time , Times , and a part of
Time , the Judgment should fit , and the Books be opened for the General
Judgment . But now we have a more distinct and explicit Revelation of the
particulars by St ...
... is still Future ; and immediately succeeds the Events contain ' d in the Sealed
Book , and in the Open Codicil , taking up the entire fpace from thence to the
second Resurrection , or till the General Judgment , and Consummation of all
This was the Great Mr . Mede ' s settl ' d and constant Judgment in this Matter :
and his Attempt being built on this Method , had such vast and unexpected
success , that the Body of the Protestant Churches have generally declar ' d
... but of the world it felf : as the natural fence of the words most plainly requires us
to understand them . Hence also it seems to berhat St . Paul Speaks so often in
the first person plural of the Saints that are to be alive at the Day of Judgment .
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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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