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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11 , to the 24 Elders and 4 Animals themselves , but either to those 12 . Angels
that surrounded them ; or to those which were suppos ' d Apoc . xij . 10 , actually
in Heaven already , and thence to praise God for his 12 . Providence ; and once
Having thus laid down such preparatory Propositions , or Observations , as take
in the guidance of the Angel ' s Exposition in the 17th Chapter ; I shall proceed to
the main business , The Expolition of the particular Visions themselves , by ...
... But the principal things , which are the Objects themselves to which the third
parts do belong in these Trumpets , have never been distinguisb ' d . In the First
Trumpet we havethe Third Part of the Earth and the Third Part of the Trees , and
... Parts of Europe ; and in a fhort eime breaking thro ' all Oppofition , made
themselves Ma . sters first of France , then of Spain and Portugal , and afterwards
from Africa , were a great Plague to the Southern and Peninsular part of Italy it felf
And Leunclavius , as we haye just now seen , por 82 . assures us , that its Date
among the Turks themselves , was originally taken from theCommencing of those
Publick Prayers , tho he is not able possitively to determin whether thatwas ...
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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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