Daniel 12 commentary commentary critical and explanatory. In the third year of cyrus king of persia a message was revealed to daniel, whose name was called belteshazzar. Book of daniel bible study commentary chapter 12 how to shine like the stars. But thou, o daniel, shut up the words, and seal the book, even to the time of the end. The last study focused on the prophecies concerning a coming world leader and a time in history that you probably dont want to be around in. Instead of the temple being destroyed in daniel 89, it is only profaned in 11 12 by the setting up of an idol in the holy place 11. Verse 1 and at that time shall michael stand up, the great prince who standeth for the children of thy people. Daniel 12 commentary john gills exposition on the whole. Chapter twelve daniel 12 there will be, however, other antaganistic powers beside the kings of north and south and the false messiahking in jerusalem. The jews used to say, when elias comes he will tell us all things. However, if chapters 16 and 712 appear, at first glance, to be very different stories, they are, in fact, one storythe story of gods providential care for gods peopletold from two different perspectives. Daniel 12 commentary james burton coffman commentaries. That is because it appears the first four verses still cover the interfacing of the angel and daniel.
He ends up taking back the cream of the crop, the most elite and noble israelites, to serve at his court in babylon. Daniel 12 commentary, one of over 110 bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by the leading authority in the church of christ, presents a verse level look at the bible. The conclusion of the vision of the scriptures of truth. We have no problem seeing people running to and fro. Daniel 12 bible commentary wesleys explanatory notes. We have enlisted hundreds of friends biblical scholars, theologians, homileticians and pastors dedicated to the craft of biblical preaching to provide you timely, compelling and trustworthy content. Daniel 12 kjv and at that time shall michael stand bible gateway. Daniel focused on the end of all these judgments, and was wondering when it will end. While the book of daniel does not mention antiochus iv by name, chapter 11, verses 2145 reads like a chronicle of his reign. However, albert barnes in barnes notes on the old testament feels that a break can be made after 12. It is suggested that the explanation may be found in the prophetic descriptions of the events following.
In this first chapter of the book of daniel, one of the most intense prophetic books of. The proper conclusion to the great revolutions predicted in this and the following chapters is the general resurrection, of which the beginning of this chapter to be literally understood gives some intimation, dan 12. In the early 1800s, many honest and godly bible students around the world, independent of one another, begin to unravel the correct meaning of the book of daniel. All will be dealt with for at that time as the opening verse of chapter 12 declares god is going to resume his dealings with israel in his grace. In the third year of cyrus king of persia a message was revealed to daniel, who was named belteshazzar. No account is directly given of that which occupies the interval of seventyfive days between the end of the tribulation and the full blessing of daniel 12. However, if chapters 16 and 712 appear, at first glance, to be very different stories, they are, in fact, one storythe story of gods providential care. In brief, thats because the coming world leader is the antichrist and, as we shall see in the first verse of chapter 12, the time is one of. Daniel 12 erv daniel, at that time the great bible gateway.
A new translation with notes and commentary on chapters 19 by louis f. But thou, 0 daniel, shut up the words, and seal the book, even to the time of the end. Daniel 12 commentary matthew henry commentary on the. Earth global issues god israel japan japanese people jehovahs witnesses. Daniel could not have known how god would be involved.
Sep 16, 2012 bible study september 23, 2019 the unchangeable christ still doing all things well deeper christian life ministry 2,712 watching live now. Daniel 7 this chapter presents a vision of four beasts arising from the sea. There will be a time of much trouble, the worst time since nations have been on earth. Chapter 2 covers history from babylon to rome, and provides the foundation for understanding the other apocalyptic sections in the book. R introduction and commentary on chapters 1012 by alexander a. Daniel 12, new international version niv the bible app. These books related to all subjects, and were classified according to their subjects pp. The working preacher team believes that god uses good biblical preaching to change lives.
Daniel chapter 12 explained discover the 66 books of the. Daniel chapter 12 the time of the end pastor tom luitwieler 12272015. Book of daniel chapter 12 bible study shine like the stars. In the book of daniel, chapters 10, 11, and 12 are a part of one revelation. Daniel is then commanded to shut up the words and to seal the book to the time of the end, 4. Then in the five chapters that complete the book things are revealed to daniel. Overall, daniel 11 12 is a milder version of what happens during the appointed time of the end. Read daniel 12 commentary using matthew henry commentary on the whole bible complete. Thus far the majority of the book has been historical. Daniel was ordered to seal the book to the time of the end, v. Now at that time michael, the great prince who stands guard over the sons of your people, will arise.
The time referred to is daniel s 70 th week, which is the tribulation. It takes the believer to the highwater mark of christian hopethe assurance of the resurrection of the dead. All scripture references quoted from phillips are taken from the. Satan had tried to keep daniel from understanding the visions he had received and thus prevent gods truth from being revealed. Daniel 12 is the crowning chapter of this prophecy, as well as its conclusion. The end of the tribulation and the coming millennial reign of christ chapter outline top. Daniel is in a seat on a train with pictures, some in his. Commentary on daniel chapters 710 ministers of the. Daniel 12, english standard version 2016 esv the bible app. Protection and resurrection daniel 12 1 and at that time shall michael stand up, the great prince which standeth for the children of thy people. Daniels parents chose a hebrew name for their son meaning god is. The reading of the mass is taken from the book of daniel, chapter 14. This chapter begins with an account of a time of exceeding great trouble to the people of god, who are comforted with the consideration of michael the great prince being on their side, and with a promise of deliverance, with the resurrection of the dead, and the glorious state of wise and good men upon that, daniel 12.
However, as will be seen in daniel 12, the children of israel have a promise by god that those who are written in the book of life will be spared, daniel 12. Chapters 10, 11 and 12 in the book of daniel make up daniels final vision, describing a series of conflicts between the unnamed king of the north and king of the south leading to the time of the end, when israel will be vindicated and the dead raised to shame or glory. Hosea chapter 1 1 and at that time shall michael stand up, the great prince which standeth for the children of thy people. There is hardly anything in the bible quite like these three chapters. In order to be written in the book of life, an individual must believe in jesus as stated in the gospel of john, john 3. In order to be written in the book of life, an individual must believe in jesus as stated in the gospel of john, john. This final chapter of the book of daniel focuses on the end timethe time just before and after jesus christ returns to earth. Commentary on daniel chapters 710 matthew janzen the vision of the four beasts daniel pt. Dec 31, 2015 daniel chapter 12 the time of the end pastor tom luitwieler 12 272015. At that time michael shall stand up, the great prince who stands watch over the sons of your people.
Today we begin a new book of the bible, a book i am excited about studying, and one which i believe we can learn a great deal from. Daniel does not envisage the universal resurrection as later developed. They depict four distinct principalities of government, contemporary one with the. Daniel 12 commentary matthew henry commentary on the whole. Those who wish a more complete understanding of its message. This study guide consists of approximately 25 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of daniels story. The book of daniel begins with king nebuchadnezzar, the ruler of babylon, ransacking jerusalem. A commentary on the book of daniel daniel chapter twelve.
Daniel 1 commentary verse by verse commentary bible study. And there will be a time of distress such as never occurred since there was a nation until that time. And there shall be a time of trouble, such as never has been since there was a nation till that time. The book of daniel chapter twelve the vision of the time of the end concludes with assurance of ultimate victory for daniels people israel, in words suggestive of the final resurrection. Let us listen and learn, and gain hope and comfort. And there shall be a time of trouble, such as never was since there was a nation, even to that time. Read daniel 12 commentary using commentary critical and explanatory on the whole bible. There will be a time of distress such as has not happened from the beginning of nations until then. Read all of daniel 12 verse 1 1 and at that time shall michael stand up, the great prince which standeth for the children of thy people.
Michael signifies, who is like god, and his name, with the title of the great prince, points out the divine saviour. Chapter 7 expands upon chapter 2, especially with regard to the second and third kingdoms. It is amazing what you learn when you actually study complete books of the bible. Daniel is given instructions to seal the book because it pertain to things in the future. Bible study september 23, 2019 the unchangeable christ still doing all things well deeper christian life ministry 2,712 watching live now. Daniel 12 niv the end times at that time bible gateway. Daniel 12 commentary commentary critical and explanatory on. Chapters 10, 11 and 12 in the book of daniel make up daniel s final vision, describing a series of conflicts between the unnamed king of the north and king of the south leading to the time of the end, when israel will be vindicated and the dead raised to shame or glory. The book of daniel is written in hebrewexcept for most of chapter 2.
Daniel is then commanded to shut up the words and to seal the book to the time of the end, dan 12. He claimed that 10 million japanese would come to christ by the year 2000. Read our daniel 1 commentary with verse by verse comments by jerry robinson. Working preacher is a ministry brought to you by luther seminary. Study the bible online using commentary on daniel 12 and more. Daniels parents, as well as the parents of the other young men, had taught them well. Daniel 12 commentary james burton coffman commentaries on.431 636 274 727 1170 978 1133 930 721 252 493 191 890 563 92 1085 1526 1315 863 136 572 57 1158 286 115 503 847 1317 1404 288 559