Out of one of them came another horn, which started small1 but grew in power to the south and to the east and toward the Beautiful Land.210
It grew until it reached3 the host of the heavens, and it threw some of the starry host down to the earth4 and trampled5 on them.
It set itself up to be as great as the Prince6 of the host;7 it took away the daily sacrifice8 from him, and the place of his sanctuary was brought low.912
Because of rebellion, the host [of the saints]a and the daily sacrifice were given over to it. It prospered in everything it did, and truth was thrown to the ground.10