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Dan 7:25 (KJV) — And he shall speak great words against the most High, and shall wear out the saints of the most High, and think to change times and laws: and they shall be given into his hand until a time and times and the dividing of time.
Dan 7:25 (NASB) — 'He will speak *out against the Most High and wear down the *saints of the Highest One, and he will intend to make alterations in times and in law; and *they will be given into his hand for a *time, *times, and half a *time.
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|he shall speak
||In assuming infallibility, professing to forgive sins, and to open and shut heaven, thundering out bulls and anathemas, excommunicating princes, absolving subjects from their allegiance, and exacting obedience to his decrees in open violation of reason and Scripture. Dan 7:8,20; Dan 8:24,25; Dan 11:28,30,31,36,37; Isa 37:23; 2Th 2:4; Rev 13:5,6,11|
|shall wear out
||By wars, crusades, massacres, etc. Rev 6:9,10; Rev 11:7-10; Rev 13:7-10; Rev 14:12; Rev 16:6; Rev 17:6; Rev 18:24|
||Appointing feasts and fasts, canonizing saints, etc. Dan 2:21; Dan 11:31,36-38; Dan 12:11; 2Th 2:4; 1Ti 4:1-3; Rev 13:15-17|
||That is, three years and a half, or, reckoning thirty days to a month, 1,260 days, equal to the same number of years in prophetic language; which, dated from the decree of Phocas constituting him the supreme head of the church, A.D. 606, terminated in 1866. Dan 4:25,32; Dan 12:7,11,12; Rev 11:2,3; Rev 12:6,14; Rev 13:5,7|
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