5 Then I, Daniel, looked and behold, two others were standing, one on this bank of the river and the other on that bank of the river.
6 And 1one said to the man 2dressed in linen, who was above * the waters of the river, "3How long * will it be until the end of these wonders?"

References for Daniel 12:6

7 I heard the man dressed in linen, who was above * the waters of the river, as he 4raised his right hand and his left toward heaven, and swore by 5Him who lives forever that it would be for a 6time, times, and half a time; and as soon as they finish 7shattering the power of the holy people, all these events will be completed.

References for Daniel 12:7

    • d 12:7 - Lit "and"
    • e 12:7 - I.e. year(s)
    • f 12:7 - I.e. year(s)
    • g 12:7 - I.e. year(s)
    • h 12:7 - Lit "to finish"
    • i 12:7 - Lit "hand"
      8 As for me, I heard but could not understand; so I said, "My lord, what will be the outcome of these events?"

      References for Daniel 12:8

        • j 12:8 - Or "final end"
          9 He said, "Go your way, Daniel, for these words are concealed and 8sealed up until the end time.

          References for Daniel 12:9

          10 "9Many will be purged, purified and refined, but the 10wicked will act wickedly; and none * of the wicked will understand, but those who 11have insight will understand.

          References for Daniel 12:10

            • k 12:10 - Lit "made white"
            • l 12:10 - Or "the instructors will"
              11 "From the time that the regular sacrifice is abolished and the 12abomination of desolation is set up, there will be 1,290 * * days.

              References for Daniel 12:11

                • m 12:11 - Or "horrible abomination"
                  12 "How 13blessed is he who keeps waiting and attains to the 1,335 * * * * days!

                  References for Daniel 12:12

                  13 "But as for you, go your way to the end; then you will enter into 14rest and rise again for your 15allotted portion at the end of the age."

                  References for Daniel 12:13

                    • n 12:13 - I.e. end of your life
                    • o 12:13 - Lit "days"