Bible: Dan 7:19-25

7:19Then I wanted to know the meaning 1  of the fourth beast, which was different from all the others. It was very dreadful, with two rows of iron teeth and bronze claws, and it devoured, crushed, and trampled anything that was left with its feet. 7:20 I also wanted to know 2  the meaning of the ten horns on its head, and of that other horn which came up and before which three others fell. This was the horn that had eyes 3  and a mouth speaking arrogant things, whose appearance was more formidable than the others. 4  7:21 While I was watching, that horn began to wage war against the holy ones and was defeating 5  them, 7:22 until the Ancient of Days arrived and judgment was rendered 6  in favor of the holy ones of the Most High. Then the time came for the holy ones to take possession of the kingdom.

7:23This is what he told me: 7 

‘The fourth beast means that there will be a fourth kingdom on earth

that will differ from all the other kingdoms.

It will devour all the earth

and will trample and crush it.

7:24 The ten horns

mean that ten kings will arise from that kingdom.

Another king will arise after them,

but he will be different from the earlier ones.

He will humiliate 8  three kings.

7:25 He will speak words against the Most High.

He will harass 9  the holy ones of the Most High continually.

His intention 10  will be to change times established by law. 11 

They will be delivered into his hand

For a time, times, 12  and half a time.

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