By John F Walvoord, Charles H Dyer
The ebook of Daniel is essential to the complete outdated testomony prophetic revelation. Who larger that can assist you understand Daniel's tales, prophecies, and dreams and provides you a brighter desire for issues to return than John F. Walvoord, one among evangelicalism's so much prominent leaders, and Charles Dyer, a Bible professor and specialist on Israel?
In this second in a renewed sequence of commentaries from Dr. Walvoord, he addresses the alleged ancient inaccuracies and considers earlier and destiny fulfillments of particular prophecies. At key issues various perspectives and methods to interpretation are explored. Walvoord devotes particular consciousness to textual and doctrinal issues while fending off technical language. Refined, up-to-date with the English ordinary model (ESV), and streamlined, this vintage textual content is determined that will help you comprehend and interpret the publication of Daniel and achieve a greater snatch of what's going to are available in the future!
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If the premise be granted that the book is genuine Scripture and that detailed prediction of the future as in Daniel may be admitted as genuine, the problems of interpretation are then reduced to determining what the text actually says. The interpretation of apocalyptic literature such as the visions of Daniel requires special skills and close attention to hermeneutics as it applies to such revelation. 34 In general, however, the meaning of the text can be ascertained, especially with the help of fulfilled prophecies in history that are now available to the expositor.
Indeed, the problem in Daniel is not that the apocalyptic sections are obscure. Rather, critics object to the clear prophetic truth the book presents. , can be answered by apocalyptic elements found in the contemporary work of Ezekiel and Zechariah and the essential weakness of such an argument from silence. Rather, apocalyptic writings extended over a long period. Conservative scholarship, while admitting the apocalyptic character of the book of Daniel, rejects this as a valid ground for questioning the sixth-century authorship and therefore the genuineness of the book.
Scripture quotations marked NIV are taken from the Holy Bible, New International Version®. NIV®. ™ Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved worldwide. Scripture quotations marked KJV are taken from the King James Version. Original edition published in 1966, under the title of The Revelation of Jesus Christ. Edited by Christopher Reese Interior design: Ragont Design Cover design: Tan Nguyen Cover image: iStock photo Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Walvoord, John F.