The fact that the little horn began its work long before Rome had any contact with the Jews, and the fact that the little horn arose from one of the divisions of the Greek Empire, would seem to eliminate Rome as it fits neither the place nor the time.
What is Jesus doing in the heavenly sanctuary and why is it taking so long? Did "a priestly hierarchy" cease in 1844? The most convincing evidence that Daniel 8 is talking about Antiochus Epiphanes is the fact that Daniel 11 explains the prophecy of Daniel 8 in greater detail, and the little horn is interpreted from verse 21 onwards.
The 2300-day prophecy witnessed an amazing fulfillment during the terrifying reign of Antiochus. God has never left His people unwarned as to coming emergencies.
A Heavenly Model. Will you invite Him into your life to cleanse you from sin and make you a new person? See also Psalms 56: After careful study of the prophecy and Hebrews 8 and 9, they realized that the sanctuary wasn't the earth, but rather the ORIGINAL sanctuary in heaven where Christ intercedes for us, upon which the earthly Old Testament sanctuary was a copy.
The disciples preached to multitudes of Jews. And he shall confirm the covenant with many for one week: Notice that these two animals are animals that were used in the Old Testament "sanctuary" service. He took with him immense treasures from the captured towns of Egypt.
Amazing Facts with Doug Batchelor Our flagship program features the most informative and inspiring messages from Pastor Doug and more. The idea that the location of the Sanctuary moved in 31 AD and the "trodding underfoot" became symbolic raises some further questions: Reckoning from the fifteenth day of the month Cisleu, in the year 145 of the Selucidae, in which Antiochus set up the abomination of desolation upon the altar 1 Maccabees 1: Goat appears with a great horn between its eyes The Goat's horn is broken off In its place grow four horns Out of one of these four horns comes another horn All horns are still linked to the body of the goat Greece Nowhere in the book of Daniel or Revelation do we find a horn growing in the wind detached from a body!
While Daniel was praying, who touched him and with what message Daniel 9: Moreover, there was no event in history at the end of 1,150 days that would fulfill this prophecy.
This puts the Seventh-day Adventists in a dilemma, because they insist that the sanctuary being "cleansed" in verse 14 is the heavenly sanctuary.
Spiritual Jews, of course, include Jewish people who individually accept and serve Jesus Romans 2: This first phase of the judgment is called the pre-advent judgment because it takes place before Jesus' second coming.
Rome also conquered the northwestern regions of Africa, areas now occupied by Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia. We sometimes forget that Daniel was written for the Jewish people.