FALSE MESSIAHS PART 2 – DANIEL 8:1-27
III. THE INTERRUPTION DURING THE VISION
a. The information Daniel overheard
b. The information overwhelmed Daniel
1. He was overwhelmed by the manlike figure
Hebrews 13:2 (NASB)2 Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by this some have entertained angels without knowing it.
2. He was overwhelmed by the message
Isaiah 9:6 (NASB) 6 For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us; And the government will rest on His shoulders; And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.
IV. THE INTERPRETATION DURING THE VISION
a. The interpretation of the vision of the big horned ram
b. The interpretation of the vision of the male goat
c. The interpretation of the vision of the horn
1. The antichrist will have a ministry from hell
2. The antichrist will have hateful ministry
Revelation 20:4 (NASB) 4 Then I saw thrones, and they sat on them, and judgment was given to them. And I saw the souls of those who had been beheaded because of their testimony of Jesus and because of the word of God
3. The antichrist will have boastful ministry
Revelation 13:5 (NASB) 5 There was given to him a mouth speaking arrogant words and blasphemies, and authority to act for forty-two months was given to him.
2 Thessalonians 2:4 (NASB) 4 who opposes and exalts himself above every so-called god or object of worship, so that he takes his seat in the temple of God, displaying himself as being God.
Matthew 24:15 (NASB) 15 “Therefore when you see the abomination of desolation which was spoken of through Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand),
4. The antichrist will have a halted ministry
2 Thessalonians 2:8 (NASB) 8 Then that lawless one will be revealed whom the Lord will slay with the breath of His mouth and bring to an end by the appearance of His coming;
Revelation 19:20 (NASB) 20 And the beast was seized, and with him the false prophet who performed the signs in his presence, by which he deceived those who had received the mark of the beast and those who worshiped his image; these two were thrown alive into the lake of fire which burns with brimstone.
Matthew 24:22 (NASB) 22 “Unless those days had been cut short, no life would have been saved; but for the sake of the elect those days will be cut short.