Seventy Weeks

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  1. May 15,  · What are the seventy weeks? The angel Gabriel approaches Daniel in the latter half of the ninth chapter after Daniel prays for Israel. Gabriel mentions “seventy sevens” will take place before God will put an end to sin and bring everlasting righteousness (Daniel ). Scholars agree that the sevens appears to mean years.
  2. “Seventy weeks are decreed about your people and your holy city, to finish the transgression, to put an end to sin, and to atone for iniquity, to bring in everlasting righteousness, to seal both vision and prophet, and to anoint a most holy place” (v. 24).
  3. The prophecy came during the first portion of the “seventy weeks” period (Daniel 9). As we have noted, the “seventy weeks” were seventy sevens, or seventy “weeks of years,” totaling four-hundred and ninety years, which were to begin with “the going forth of the commandment to restore and to build Jerusalem” (verse 25). The.
  4. SEVENTY WEEKS. A prophetic time period referred to at Daniel during which Jerusalem would be rebuilt and Messiah would appear and then be cut off; following that period the city as well as the holy place would be made desolate.. In the first year of Darius “the son of Ahasuerus of the seed of the Medes,” the prophet Daniel discerned from the prophecy of Jeremiah that the time for.
  5. Jun 04,  · 24 Seventy weeks are determined upon thy people and upon thy holy city, to finish the transgression, and to make an end of sins, and to make reconciliation for iniquity, and to bring in everlasting righteousness, and to seal up the vision and prophecy, and to anoint the most Holy.
  6. Jan 02,  · Question: "What are the seventy weeks of Daniel?" Answer: The “seventy weeks” prophecy is one of the most significant and detailed Messianic prophecies of the Old Testament. It is found in Daniel 9. The chapter begins with Daniel praying for Israel, acknowledging the nation’s sins against God and asking for God’s mercy.
  7. So seventy weeks in this Daniel prophecy means; 70 weeks = 70 x 7 = years. God’s plan within seventy weeks. God declares that years (seventy weeks) are decreed for Daniel people (Israel) and the Holy City (Jerusalem). These years are determined to (Dan ): Finish the transgression, Make an end of sins, Make reconciliation for.
  8. A chart showing Daniel's seventy weeks. A prophecy in Daniel foretold the coming of Christ and the last 7 years of this Age, often called the great tribulation.
  9. So seventy weeks means years. Verse 25 describes a period of seven sevens and sixty-two sevens from the issuing of the decree to rebuild Jerusalem until the coming of an "Anointed One" who would be "put to death" (v. 26 NIV). This period of time (7 times 7 years, plus 62 .

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