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
tis evident , by this view of the particulars , that if we suppose days in the Visions
of Daniel taken for bare days alone , not one of his Numbers will agree to the
Histories to which they must belong . And since it will appear , in due place , that
of the Trumpets ; and the seventh Day had a sevenfold Task , and Fericho was to
be seven times encompass ' d with the Sound of the Trumpets before it could be
taken , or its Walls fall down ; In the parallel Prophecy accordingly , the first fix ...
But besides , if there had been but three Prefelii Preterio , This Partition of the
Roman Empire is so obscure , and so little remarkable in History ; it lasted so little
a . while ; it was so little taken notice of in the Times to which these Trumpets ...
In this first Period of the double Prophecy before us , we have an exact account
taken of the number of the pure Worshippers of the Lamb , the true Israel of God ;
being 144000 in num . ber ; distinguill ' d into twelve Tribes ; and built on the ...
24 , Shall the prey be taken from the mighty , or the lawful captive delivered ? 25 .
But thus faith the Lord , Even the captives of the mighty Mall be taken away , and
the prey of the terrible pall be delivered : for I will contend with him that ...
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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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