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was intended; p. 391, 392, 393. III. Befides the place and the perfons, the time allo is fignified of this tyrannical power, when, and how long; P. 393, &c. To arife in the latter days of the Roman empire; p. 393, 394, 395. To prevail 1260 years; p. 395, 396. The beginning of these 1260 years not to be dated too early; p. 397, 398. To be fixed in the eighth century, and probably in the year 727; p. 398, 399. IV. The fall and deftruction of this antichriftian power; P. 399, &c. The second woe of the Othman empire muft end, before the third woe can be poured out upon the kingdom of the beaft; p. 401, 402. The divine judgments upon the kingdom of the beast difplayed under variety of figures and reprefentations; p. 403, 404. Antichrift and his feat both to be deftroyed by fire; p. 404, 405. About the time of the fall of the Othman empire and of the Chriftian Antichrift, the converfion and reftoration of the Jews; p. 405-408. The proper order of thefe events, p. 408. After the deftruction of Antichrift the glorious millennium commences or the kingdom of Chrift upon earth for a thousand years; p. 408, 409, 410. Beft to forbear all curious inquiries into this fubject; p. 411. After the thousand years and the general judgment, the world to be deftroyed, and the new heaven and the new earth to fucceed; p. 412, 413. Conclufion; the corruptions of popery being fo particularly foretold, we have the leis reafon to be furprised and offended at them; p. 413. The gofpel will finally prevail over all enemies and oppofers; p. 414.
From these inftances of the truth of prophecy may be inferred the truth of revelation p. 415, 416. A fummary view of the prophecies now fulfilling in the world; p. 416-419. A large qnotation from Dr. Clark tending to confirm and illuftrate the fame fubject; p. 419-436. No room for any poffible forgery of the prophecies; p. 436, 437. The harmony, variety, and beauty of the prophetic writings; P. 437, 438. Tho' fome parts are obscure for good reafons, yet others are fufficiently clear, and the perfect completion will produce a perfect understanding of all the prophecies; p. 438. Human learning requifite to explain the prophecies, and particularly a competent knowledge of hiftory; p. 439, 440. The patrons of infidelity are only pretenders to learning and knowledge; p. 440. Modern infidelity worfe even than that of the Jews; p. 440, 441. So many inftances of prophecies and their completions, the ftrongest atteftations of a divine revelation; p. 441, 442. Miracles and other proofs of the truth of the Chriftian religion; p. 442, 443. Prophecies accomplished the greatest of all miracles; p. 443, 444. Conclufion; P. 445.