The Seventy Weeks-tf
[Daniel 8 & 9]
Daniel 9:24 "Seventy weeks . . ." (490 years)
Genesis 29:15-27 "Fulfil her week . . . thou shalt serve with me yet seven other years."
"are determined . . ." ("Determined" by God, that is, thereís no way out of it.)
Job 14:1-5 "Seeing his days are determined . . . thou hast appointed his bounds that he cannot pass. . . ."
Acts 17:24-26 ". . . and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation. . . ."
"upon thy people . . ." ("Israel" not gentiles or Texans or Catholics or "the church".)
Deuteronomy 21:8 Be merciful, O Lord, unto thy people Israel, whom thou hast redeemed. . . ."
26:15 ". . . and bless thy people Israel. . . ."
2nd Samuel 7:24 "For thou hast confirmed to thyself thy people Israel to be a people unto thee for ever: and thou, Lord, art become their God."
(etc., -- There are twenty more just like these.)
"and upon thy holy city, . . ." (Itís not Bangkok, Moscow, Dallas/Fort Worth, New York, or San Francisco.)
Nehemiah 11:1 "Jerusalem the holy city"
Isaiah 52:1 " Awake, awake; put on thy strength, O Zion; put on thy beautiful garments, O Jerusalem, the holy city. . . ."
Revelation 21:2 "And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem. . . ." (It will still be called that.)
"to finish the transgression, . . ."
Micah 1:5 "For the transgression of Jacob is all this, and for the sins of the house of Israel. What is the transgression of Jacob? is it not Samaria? and what are the high places of Judah? are they not Jerusalem?"
"and to make an end of sins, . . ."
Acts 5:30-31 "The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom ye slew and hanged on a tree. Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins."
Romans 6:22 "
"and to make reconciliation for iniquity, . . ."
Hebrews 2:17 ". . . to make reconciliation for the sins of the people."
"and to bring in everlasting righteousness, . . ."
Psalm 119:142 "Thy righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, and thy law is the truth."
"and to seal up the vision and prophecy, . . ." (During this 490 years, Israel will be blind.)
Daniel 12:4 "
John 12:40 "He hath blinded their eyes, and hardened their heart. . . ."
Revelation 5:2-9 "
"and to anoint the most Holy."
(For example: 1st Kings 19:15 ". . . and when thou comest, anoint Hazael to be king over Syria. . . .")
(This anointing is usually accomplished with oil; but not in the Lordís case:)
Matthew 27:27-30 "And they stripped him, and put on him a scarlet robe. And when they had platted a crown of thorns, they put it upon his head, and a reed in his right hand: and they bowed the knee before him, and mocked him, saying, Hail, King of the Jews! And they spit upon him, and took the reed, and smote him on the head."
(Israel has just anointed her king.)
Daniel 8:13 "
Matthew 5:13 "
Luke 21:20-33 "
The missing week: