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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this through the whole Series of their Prophecies . The Arguments for this
Proposition are these following : I . ' Twas not at all agreeable to the Nature and
Genius of these Enigmatical Writings to make use of plain Words in the
determination of ...
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
And this distinction ought the more carefully to be remark ' d , because the
unreasonable confounding of the Subjects of these two distinct Prophecies , and
the Supposing the Witnesses 10 include the whole number of the Undefiled , has
Which is just such a Conclusion as we meet with afterward at the end of the
Appendix , and so of the whole Apoc . xxi ; 6 , Prophecy ; and therefore appears
to be a Conclusion of the 7 , 8 . Sealed Book . That the Open Codicil reaches no ...
But to prevent multiplicity of Te . stimonies , take the whole Account in Sigonius ' s
own words , who is esteem ' d one of the most Accurate Historians in these
Matters . ' Anno Domni 452 . inquit ille , Italia savo novarum calamitatum laboravit
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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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