The Sacrifices and Worship of the Heathen Idolater (Isaiah)

Question: Please explain and discuss Isaiah 66:17. Answer: Isaiah 66:17 reads thus: They that sanctify themselves, and purify themselves in the gardens behind one tree in the midst, eating swines flesh, and the abomination, and the mouse, shall be consumed together, saith the Lord. We must remember that the history of the human race presented…

The Prince of the Kingdom of Persia (Daniel)

Question: Please discuss Daniel 10:13. Who was this “Prince of Persia” and how could he withstand a divine messenger? Answer: I will first insert the full text of Daniel 10:13. “But the prince of the kingdom of Persia withstood me one and twenty days: but, lo, Michael, one of the chief princes, came to help…

Four Beasts In Daniel (Scatter the Power of the Holy People)

Question: Please explain the latter part of Daniel 12:7: “…And when he shall have accomplished to scatter the power of the holy people, all these things shall be finished.” Answer: Let us first establish the true identity of who “he” is. The first part of this verse says, “And I heard the man clothed in…

Salvation for the Gentiles (Isaiah/Daniel)

Question: Please explain Isaiah 51:4 (especially the last part of the verse); and also Daniel 12:7. Answer: Isaiah 51:4 is part of a passage referring to the salvation of Christ especially to the Gentiles. Verses 4-6 contain the passage particularly to the Gentiles. The statement in the last part of verse 5 confirms this. It…

1290/1335 Days (Daniel)

Question: Please comment on Daniel 12:11-12. Answer: I will first look at Daniel 12:11-12. The full text of these verses is as follows: “And from the time that the daily sacrifice shall be taken away, and the abomination that maketh desolate set up, there shall be a thousand two hundred and ninety days. Blessed is…

Seven Women Shall Take Hold on One Man (Isaiah)

Question: I would like for you to explain Isaiah 4:1, “And in that day seven women shall take hold of one man,…” Answer: The full text of Isaiah 4:1 reads thus: “And in that day seven women shall take hold of one man, saying, We will eat our own bread, and wear our own apparel:…

The Dark and Cloudy Day

Question: Please discuss Ezekiel 34:12 “the cloudy and dark day.” Answer: The gospel dispensation or gospel day is divided into four parts and to get a clear understanding of any one of them it must be viewed in connection with the related other parts of the day. These periods are known as the “morning time;”…

Signs and Wonders Foretold By Christ

Question: Please comment on Luke 21:25-27. Is this speaking literally or spiritually? Also Mark 13:19-20. Answer: Luke 21:25-27 reads thus: “And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring; Men’s hearts failing them…