New International Version
He said to me, "It will take 2,300 evenings and mornings; then the sanctuary will be reconsecrated."
King James Bible
And he said unto me, Unto two thousand and three hundred days; then shall the sanctuary be cleansed.
Darby Bible Translation
And he said unto me, Until two thousand and three hundred evenings [and] mornings: then shall the sanctuary be vindicated.
World English Bible
He said to me, To two thousand and three hundred evenings [and] mornings; then shall the sanctuary be cleansed.
Young's Literal Translation
And he saith unto me, Till evening -- morning two thousand and three hundred, then is the holy place declared right.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Unto two thousand and three hundred days - Though literally it be two thousand three hundred evenings and mornings. Yet I think the prophetic day should be understood here, as in other parts of this prophet, and must signify so many years. If we date these years from the vision of the he-goat, (Alexander's invading Asia), this was A.M. 3670, b.c. 334; and two thousand three hundred years from that time will reach to a.d. 1966, or one hundred and forty-one years from the present a.d. 1825. This will bring it near to the time mentioned Daniel 7:25 (note), where see the note.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
two thousand. That is,
2,300 years, which reckoned from the time Alexander invaded Asia, B.C.
334, will be A.D.
days. Heb. evening, morning.
cleansed. Heb. justified.
LibraryAbram's Horror of Great Darkness.
"And when the sun was going down, a deep sleep fell upon Abram; and lo, an horror of great darkness fell upon him." If we consider the sketch, given us in scripture, of the life of this patriarch, we shall find that few have had equal manifestations of the divine favor. But the light did not at all times shine on him. He had his dark hours while dwelling in this strange land. Here we find an horror of great darkness to have fallen upon him. The language used to describe his state, on this occasion, …
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But exclude the outer court; do not measure it, because it has been given to the Gentiles. They will trample on the holy city for 42 months.
And I will appoint my two witnesses, and they will prophesy for 1,260 days, clothed in sackcloth."
The woman was given the two wings of a great eagle, so that she might fly to the place prepared for her in the wilderness, where she would be taken care of for a time, times and half a time, out of the serpent's reach.
The beast was given a mouth to utter proud words and blasphemies and to exercise its authority for forty-two months.
He will speak against the Most High and oppress his holy people and try to change the set times and the laws. The holy people will be delivered into his hands for a time, times and half a time.
The man clothed in linen, who was above the waters of the river, lifted his right hand and his left hand toward heaven, and I heard him swear by him who lives forever, saying, "It will be for a time, times and half a time. When the power of the holy people has been finally broken, all these things will be completed."
"From the time that the daily sacrifice is abolished and the abomination that causes desolation is set up, there will be 1,290 days.
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