Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 2, 10 March 1843–14 July 1843

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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was lying in futurity. Rev 1.1.— read <​is​> key to the whole subject
4. beasts. & 24 Elders which was out of every nation— <​it is​> great stuffing, to stuff all nations into 4 beasts & 24 Elders things which <​he​> saw had no allusions to what had been.— but what must shortly come to pass.— Rev is one of the plain[e]st. books god ever caused to be written—
what John saw he saw in heaven— <​that which the​> the prophet Saw, in vision, <​was​> on earth, <​and​> in Hebrew, <​it​> is a Latitude & Longitude compar[e]d with English version
they saw figurs of beasts.— they why, Dani[e]l did not say <​see​> a lion & a bear. he saw an image like unto a bear:— in every [p. [98]]
was lying in futurity. Rev 1.1.— read is key to the whole subject
4. beasts. & 24 Elders which was out of every nation— it is great stuffing, to stuff all nations into 4 beasts & 24 Elders things which he saw had no allusions to what had been.— but what must shortly come to pass.— Rev is one of the plainest. books god ever caused to be written—
what John saw he saw in heaven— that which the prophet Saw, in vision, was on earth, and in Hebrew, it is a Latitude & Longitude compared with English version
they saw figurs of beasts.— why, Daniel did not see a lion & a bear. he saw an image like unto a bear:— in every [p. [98]]
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