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Accordingly , the subject of this prophetical book will appear to be generally , the
fates and fortunes of the Chris , tian church , from the Ascension of our Lord , and
the preaching of his Apostles , to the great consummation of all things .
... not to gratify men's curiosity , by enabling them to “ foreknow things ; but that
after they were ful“ filled they might be interpreted by the event , “ and his own
providence , not the interpreter's , “ be then manifested thereby to the world * , '
But to assert the Apocalypse to have been written before the Jewish wars , is the
same thing as to attribute the date of it to the reign of Nero ; for these war's began
in the twelfth year of that Emperor * The question , therefore , seems decided by ...
... and induced , Tarns tipnums Apovety , to think of the things which make for
peace , when a schism was about to take place between the Eastern and
Western Churches , occasioned by the dispute concerning thic time of keeping
And no person , possessed of that valuable qualification , can read this passage ,
translated literally into any language , without perceiving that the thing
represented to be seen in the latter clause , must be the same which was said to
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Related Subjects: Michaelis, J. D. | Bible. -- N.T. -- Revelation -- Commentaries.
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The Apocalypse, Or Revelation of Saint John, Translated: With Notes ...
John Chappel Woodhouse
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