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Scofield's Reference Notes

Daniel 10



Verse 1


(Cf) Matthew 24:15. The expression occurs three times in Daniel. In; Daniel 9:27; Daniel 12:11 the reference is to the "Beast," "man of sin"; 2 Thessalonians 2:3; 2 Thessalonians 2:4 and is identical with Matthew 24:15. In Daniel 11:31 the reference is to the act of Antiochus Epiphanes, the prototype of the man of sin, who sacrificed a sow upon the altar, and entered the holy of holies.

Verse 4

first month i.e. April.

Verse 6

His body The theophanies. Daniel 10:10; Daniel 10:18; Ezekiel 40:3; Genesis 12:7; Revelation 1:9. (See Scofield "Daniel 10:10").

beryl Chrysolite. Cf. Ezekiel 1:16.

Verse 10

And, behold vs. Daniel 10:10-15, introduce an angel. The theophany begins again at Daniel 10:16.

Verse 13

prince of, Daniel 10:20.

The intimation is clear that as the holy angels are sent forth in behalf of the heirs of salvation, so demons are concerned in behalf of the world-system of Satan. John 7:7; Revelation 13:8.

Verse 18

a man The theophanies. Daniel 8:15; Ezekiel 40:3; Genesis 12:7; Revelation 1:9. (See Scofield "Daniel 10:6"). See Scofield "Daniel 10:10".


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Bibliography Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Daniel 10:4". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 1917.

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