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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... 70 Years they ser . xxv . 1 , should be restor ' d to their own Land again : I do
not seek any & xxix . 10 . other than a literal sense of the word Tears , because all
the other words , as Babylon , and Judah , and Captivity , and the rest , are taken
Thunder ; and so of the rest , and confuse the order and distinction of the several
parts of this Book at our own pleafure . ( 2 . ) Does it at all look probable that the
last , and concluding Woe , or Trumpet should be of no more Duration and ...
And so of all i be rest of these Connections . And how can we suppose , that any
one of these sad Periods Mould be over , and the rest not so ; or at least not in
great forwardness to be so very quickly ? Tlous , how can we imagin the Gentiles
7 . and the Greatness of the Kingdom under the whole Heaven Thall be given to
the People of the Saints of the most High , or to the Jews at Jerusalem , in
conjunction with the rest of God ' s faithful Servants , which fhall be joined unto
XIL The State of the undefiled Followers of the Lamb is contained both in the
Sealed Book , and Opera Codicit ; in the former largely , in the latter briefly : Each
of which Series of Visions is on either side distinct from the rest of the Matter in
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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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