Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And his power shall be mighty, but not by his own power: and he shall destroy wonderfully, and shall prosper, and practise, and shall destroy the mighty and the holy people.
I saw one of his heads as if it had been
slain, and his fatal wound was healed. And the whole earth was amazed and followed after the beast;
ten horns which you saw are ten kings who have not yet received a kingdom, but they receive authority as kings with the beast for one hour.
And on account of transgression the host will be given over to the horn along with the regular sacrifice; and it will
fling truth to the ground and perform its will and prosper.
“Then the king will
do as he pleases, and he will exalt and magnify himself above every god and will speak monstrous things against the God of gods; and he will prosper until the indignation is finished, for that which is decreed will be done.
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.
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.
Forces from him will arise,
desecrate the sanctuary fortress, and do away with the regular sacrifice. And they will set up the abomination of desolation.
If anyone is destined for captivity, to captivity he goes; if anyone kills with the sword, with the sword he must be killed. Here is the perseverance and the faith of the saints.
for they poured out
the blood of saints and prophets, and You have given them blood to drink. They deserve it.”
And I saw the woman drunk with
the blood of the saints, and with the blood of the witnesses of Jesus. When I saw her, I wondered greatly.
because His judgments are true and righteous; for He has judged the great harlot who was corrupting the earth with her immorality, and He has avenged the blood of His bond-servants on her.”
For you are
a holy people to the Lord your God, and the Lord has chosen you to be a people for His own possession out of all the peoples who are on the face of the earth.
I kept looking, and that horn was
waging war with the saints and overpowering them