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After this I saw in the night visions, and behold a fourth beast, dreadful and terrible, and strong exceedingly; and it had great iron teeth: it devoured and brake in pieces, and stamped the residue with the feet of it: and it was diverse from all the beasts that were before it; and it had ten horns.
said, “I was looking in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds of heaven were stirring up the great sea.
“Then I desired to know the
exact meaning of the fourth beast, which was different from all the others, exceedingly dreadful, with its teeth of iron and its claws of bronze, and which devoured, crushed and trampled down the remainder with its feet,
Then there will be a
fourth kingdom as strong as iron; inasmuch as iron crushes and shatters all things, so, like iron that breaks in pieces, it will crush and break all these in pieces.
It grew up to the host of heaven and caused some of the host and some of the
stars to fall to the earth, and it trampled them down.
2 Samuel 22:43
“ Then I pulverized them as the dust of the earth; I crushed and stamped them as the mire of the streets.
And it had ten
As for the
ten horns, out of this kingdom ten kings will arise; and another will arise after them, and he will be different from the previous ones and will subdue three kings.
In that you saw the feet and toes, partly of potter’s clay and partly of iron, it will be a divided kingdom; but it will have in it the toughness of iron, inasmuch as you saw the iron mixed with
another sign appeared in heaven: and behold, a great red dragon having seven heads and ten horns, and on his heads were seven diadems.
And the dragon stood on the sand of the
seashore.Then I saw a beast coming up out of the sea, having ten horns and seven heads, and on his horns were ten diadems, and on his heads were blasphemous names.
And the angel said to me, “Why
do you wonder? I will tell you the mystery of the woman and of the beast that carries her, which has the seven heads and the ten horns.
its legs of iron, its feet partly of iron and partly of clay.