Daniel 8:1-27; Daniel 11:1-45 imply, from it shall come Israel's Antichrist. 2 Timothy 1:13, ESV: "Follow the pattern of the sound words that you have heard from me, in the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus." In attacking, the bear uses especially his fore-paws; while with the lion it is the mouth which especially inspires terror. which is the strongest and most devouring beast of prey. ... Bible verse of the day Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven. The dragon gave him great power, and his seat and his authority--13:2. But, as we must exclude all consideration of the ten horns, there remains but one way of explaining the deviation from the order in Daniel; which is, that if it had been retained, one would very naturally have supposed that the particular elements in the composite beast, like the different beasts in Daniel, indicated definite phases of the power of the world in the order here mentioned. Visit our library of inductive Bible studies for more in depth inductive studies on this and other books of the Bible you can use in your small group. . The dragon gave the beast his power, his seat, and great authority. Moreover, I will remove the prophets and the unclean spirit from the land. The Reason for Parables (13:10-17) 3. “When your father comes to see you, say to him, ‘I … (Calmet) --- The whole of this is by Pastorini applied to the empire of Rome, which was composed of the territories of the three preceding empires, which are represented by Daniel under the figure of these animals. 1 Corinthians 13 - Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become [as] sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal. They were not all persecutors: under some of them the Church enjoyed peace. All God's holy people send you their greetings. The two Beasts of our chapter are in the end seen to be two devil-inspired men. Three well known animals are mentioned here: each symbolic of swiftness, crushing power, eagerness to destroy. A wild beast rises out of the sea, to whom the dragon gives his power. Lactantius moreover informs us, that he took a pleasure in feeding bears, which bore so great a resemblance to him in size and brutality. The word and thought are the same as in Isaiah 5:26; but there the summons lies for the invaders of Israel, here for its avengers.The voice that summons is, as the next verse shows, that of Jehovah. 14 So when he had committed all to the Creator of the world, and exhorted his soldiers to fight manfully, even unto death, for the laws, the temple, the city, the country, and the commonwealth, he camped by Modin: He warns them once more that nobody will be spared from Christ's discipline if they remain in sin. пояснение к ст. Similarly Jesus Christ receives these things from His Father. And though I have the gift of prophecy - See the note at 1 Corinthians 12:10; note at 1 Corinthians 14:1. It was repeated because it was important. CHAPTER 13. Habakkuk 1:8. lion. And as the body of the beast was like to a leopard, the centre and capital of the Roman empire, under antichrist will be the Grecian empire, denoted by the leopard, of which Constantinople became the capital. And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. But the wild beast from the abyss is shown to have ceased, and to have begun again after being raised from the abyss, and it is then that the ten kings arise. Chapter 13. The kingdom the beast rules and represents seems to reflect his personal qualities. 13 Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities, p for there is no authority except that which God has established. The soul is divine, and can neither eat, see, smell, hear, … { Daniel 7:19-23} Thirdly. 2 Timothy 1:13 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 2 Timothy 1:13, NIV: "What you heard from me, keep as the pattern of sound teaching, with faith and love in Christ Jesus." They have this in common with "John's gospel, that Satan bears a distinct name as the animating principle of the ungodly power of the world—there the prince of this world, here the dragon. 11 To end then, brothers, we wish you joy; try to grow perfect; encourage one another; have a common mind and live in peace, and the God of love and peace will be with you.. 12 Greet one another with the holy kiss. We see Rome symbolized in the “seven heads and ten horns.” Yet read what Paul says in, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament, Expository Notes with Practical Observations on the New Testament, Heinrich Meyer's Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament, Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible, Alexander MacLaren's Expositions of Holy Scripture, Justin Edwards' Family Bible New Testament, Foy E. Wallace's Commentary on the Book of Revelation, Schaff's Popular Commentary on the New Testament, George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, E.M. Zerr's Commentary on Selected Books of the New Testament, Hanserd Knollys' Commentary on Revelation, Ernst Hengstenberg on John, Revelation, Ecclesiastes, Ezekiel & Psalms. The description of the beast's form rests on Daniel, Daniel 7; and Daniel again has respect to Jeremiah 5:6, "Wherefore a lion out of the forest shall slay them, and a wolf out of the deserts shall spoil them; and a panther shall watch upon their cities; every one that goeth out thence shall be torn in pieces; because their transgressions are many, and they are hardened in their disobedience." 33 He told them another parable, 'The kingdom of Heaven is like the yeast a woman took and mixed in with three measures of flour till it was leavened all through.'. The gift of Satan is subject to divine direction, and not merely to divine permission. 21:2) and “Preach not (אַל-תּטִּיפוּ)” (Micah 2:6), an expression of speech, like “and as a remembrance” (Exod. Isaiah 45:1-3 Thus saith the LORD to his anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I have holden, to subdue nations before him; and I will loose the loins of kings, to open before him the two leaved gates; and the gates shall not be shut; …. pardalis. Yet it is not identical with the world-power in any one of its seven single and successive forms. The third kingdom, the leopard (Daniel 7:4-6), here first, including the former two, the bear and lion in reverse order, was the parent of Antiochus' blasphemy. In Septuagint it occurs Jeremiah 5:6; Jeremiah 13:23. Isaiah 5:26 And he will lift up an ensign to the nations from far, and will hiss unto them from the end of the earth: and, behold, they shall come with speed swiftly: Isaiah 11:12 And he shall set up an ensign for the nations, and shall assemble the outcasts of Israel, and gather together the dispersed of Judah from the four corners of the earth. The dragon gave the beast his own power. BG 13.2: The Supreme Divine Lord said: O Arjun, this body is termed as kṣhetra (the field of activities), … Commentary: Here, Shree Krishna begins explaining the topic of distinction between the body and spirit. However, the seven heads representing ‘kings’ are Roman Emperors, for five are fallen, one is and one is coming. Obedience in Authority. 6. 2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted, r and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves. 2-kings 13:1 In the three and twentieth year of Joash the son of Ahaziah king of Judah Jehoahaz the son of Jehu began to reign over Israel in Samaria, and reigned seventeen years.