Abomination of Desolation

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  • Millennialism In Israel Analysis

    As already stated, Antiochus is one of the clearest types of Antichrist in the Bible. The Abomination of Desolation he committed is clearly both an event that happened in the 2nd century B.C. as well as a future event that will happen half-way through the tribulation period of Daniel’s 70th week. Types in the Bible can be either events or people in the Old Testament that fulfil a type of its future anti-type. The historical type will share various qualities with its future anti-type. These qualities can be in the form of an event or personal characteristic. Typology is useful in prophetic study because many of the very same events that have already taken place may likely happen in some form again involving the type’s anti-type. Jesus is the most common anti-type found in the Bible because most types in the Old Testament point towards Him. But…

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  • Daniel Tribulation Period

    As already stated, Antiochus is one of the clearest types of The Antichrist in The Bible. The Abomination of Desolation that Antiochus committed is a “type” from the 2nd century B.C., that points forward to its future “anti-type” which shall be fulfilled half-way through The Tribulation Period — Daniel’s 70th week. Types are biblical characters (or events) that contain many characteristics of their future anti-types. These characteristics may be personal, behavioral, or experiential. Typology is…

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  • Ultimate Icer

    Three different silhouettes appeared out of the ship, all being vastly different in their size. The quintessential being dropped down in the crater, observing all three of them. They were rather inquisitive, never seen an abomination such as the Icer standing before them previously in their lives. "Who -- Nay, what are you?" One of them questioned, as the fallen prince circled around them, staring at each of their perks and faults. After all of his observations, one would know that the being…

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  • Analysis Of Squealer Speech In Animal Farm

    Squealer Speech Analysis The book Animal Farm is an allegory novel written by George Orwell on August 17th, 1945. The book depicts the events leading up to the Russian Revolution and the era of the Stalinist Soviet Union. The characters in this novel try to form a sustainable democracy/society in which animals can live a peaceful life without the threat of human beings. The main leaders who take action in this book are Napoleon and Snowball who are both pigs. Another character Squealer (who…

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  • Antichrist From Greek Analysis

    represent the four generals that Alexander the Great left the kingdom to after he died. The following verses reference the “Little Horn” as coming out of the four horns. The context has both a historical as well as an end-times prophetic anti-type application. Most premillennial commenters suggest that this Little Horn passage has a double fulfillment. There is a historical context fulfilled in the person of Antiochus Epiphanes who reigned over the Greek Empire in the second century B.C. He is…

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  • Ezekiel And Jeremiah: A Bible Study

    The end will come like a flood: War will continue until the end, and desolations have been decreed. 27 He will confirm a covenant with many for one ‘seven.’[f] In the middle of the ‘seven’[g] he will put an end to sacrifice and offering. And at the temple [h] he will set up an abomination that causes desolation, until the end that is decreed is poured out on him.[i]”[j] Some bible scholars called this vision of the seventy-sevens one of the most controversial passages of the entire bible. The…

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  • Lack Of Responsibility In Mary Shelley's Frankenstein '

    Victor needed to take responsibility for his actions because he did not his future ended up with revenge, and bloodshed. Nobody wins in a war built on revenge. “‘I gazed on my victim, and my heart swelled with exultation and hellish triumph: clapping my hands, I exclaimed, ‘I, too, can create desolation; my enemy is not invulnerable; this death will carry despair to him, and a thousand other miseries shall torment and destroy him (Shelley 104).’” Victor isn’t a very good person, nor is he a good…

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  • Colonialism And Colonialism In Things Fall Apart By Chinua Achebe

    in the loss of unity, broken family bonds, and the desolation of traditional African society. The unity within Umuofia is lost, and…

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  • Okonkwo Culture Analysis

    perpetual fear of his fiery temper.” (Achebe, 13) He would beat his wives if they showed disrespect or disobedience, using much more force than necessary to instill his dominance; a practice that as more missionaries poured in, was beginning to filter out. “But Okonkwo was not the man to stop beating somebody half-way through, not even for fear of a goddess.” (Achebe, 30) According to the old ways, women of the tribe were considered weak and incapable. The idea of women gaining status in the…

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  • Typology In The Old Testament Analysis

    typology as a legitimate form of biblical interpretation. (see 1 Cor. 5:7; John 1:29; 1 Peter 1:19) But what of typology in the Old Testament not officially sanctioned by the New Testament writers? Many types of Christ found in the Old Testament are not specifically cited in the New Testament. Joseph, son of Jacob, is a classic example. Any internet search of Joseph/typology will give plenteous prolepses of Christ. The same hermeneutic that applies to types of Christ, may also apply to types…

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