THE BOOK OF DANIEL

  • Counting the Years: Daniel 9:24-27 (Part 1)

    These four verses in Daniel are essential to one’s understanding of biblical prophecy. So much of our understanding of biblical prophecy comes from getting a grasp on these four verses. Critical.  Essential.  Uniquely important.  Highly significant.  All these words, and more, describe the place that Daniel 9:24-27 has in one’s understanding of end time events. …

  • Counting the Years: Daniel 9:24-27 (Part 2)

    God has specific reasons for what He does and He has chosen to give us six goals that He will accomplish in the period of the “70 weeks.” This article lists and describes what God declares He is going to do. Counting and naming all the multiplied trillions of stars is something that God has…

  • Counting the Years: Daniel 9:24-27 (Part 3)

    The exactness of the Daniel 9 prophecy is amazing. In this third and final study, we see how God is clear about the starting point, the ending point and the breakdown of the 490 years. This study once again shows how important Daniel 9 is to the development of prophetic themes in the New Testament. When numbers…

  • Daniel was a Premillennialist

    A close look at Daniel 2 makes it quite clear that Daniel’s “stone kingdom” (the kingdom of the Messiah) only comes into existence after the complete destruction and removal of all the kingdoms of man. There is simply no co-existence with man’s kingdoms. This is, of course, the view of “premillennialism.” Nebuchadnezzar’s statue vision provides a…

  • The USA: Does It Play a Role in Prophecy?

    There is no question that the United States is not specifically mentioned in prophecy. But if the events of the end times were to begin next week, can we account for this most powerful of nations. Daniel 7 allows for some interesting possibilities. People living in Nicaragua or Nigeria are probably not too interested in the…