Daniel 8:9-19 NIV

9 Out of one of them came another horn, which started small but grew in power to the south and to the east and toward the Beautiful Land.

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10 It grew until it reached the host of the heavens, and it threw some of the starry host down to the earth and trampled on them.

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11 It set itself up to be as great as the commander of the army of the LORD; it took away the daily sacrifice from the LORD, and his sanctuary was thrown down.

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12 Because of rebellion, the LORD’s peoplea and the daily sacrifice were given over to it. It prospered in everything it did, and truth was thrown to the ground.

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    • y 8:12 - Or "rebellion, the armies"
      13 Then I heard a holy one speaking, and another holy one said to him, “How long will it take for the vision to be fulfilled—the vision concerning the daily sacrifice, the rebellion that causes desolation, the surrender of the sanctuary and the trampling underfoot of the LORD’s people?”

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      14 He said to me, “It will take 2,300 evenings and mornings; then the sanctuary will be reconsecrated.”

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      The Interpretation of the Vision

      15 While I, Daniel, was watching the vision and trying to understand it, there before me stood one who looked like a man.

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      16 And I heard a man’s voice from the Ulai calling, “Gabriel, tell this man the meaning of the vision.”

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          17 As he came near the place where I was standing, I was terrified and fell prostrate. “Son of man,”b he said to me, “understand that the vision concerns the time of the end.”

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            • z 8:17 - The Hebrew phrase "ben adam" means "human being" . The phrase "son of man" is retained as a form of address here because of its possible association with “Son of Man” in the New Testament.
              18 While he was speaking to me, I was in a deep sleep, with my face to the ground. Then he touched me and raised me to my feet.

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              19 He said: “I am going to tell you what will happen later in the time of wrath, because the vision concerns the appointed time of the end.c

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                • { 8:19 - Or "because the end will be at the appointed time"