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I Leagues and confia's between Chap. xl. De kings of the north and Jouth 1 precious verrels of filver and of gold; and he 25 And he shall ftir up his power and his fball continue more years than the king of the courage against the king of the south with a

great arıy; and the king of the fruth nuail So the king of the south thall come into be tirred up to battle with a very great and bis kingdom, and thall return into his own mighty army; but !ic shall not ftand: for land,

they hall forecast devices against him. 10 But his sons shall be firred up, and shall 26 Yea, they that feed of the portion of his a Temhle a multitude of great forces : and one meat thall deitroy him, and his army shall Bhall certainly come, and overflow, and pass overfow: and many thail fall down flain. through : then Mail he return, and be ftirred 27 And both these kings' hearts all le to up, even to his fortress.

* do mirchief, and they shall speak lies at one in And the king of the south thall be moved table; but it thall not profper: for yet the with choler, and shall come forth and fight end shall be at the time appointed. : with him, even with the king of the north: 28 Then thall he return into his land with

and he shall set forth a great multitude; but great riches; and his heart ball be againt the the multitule thall be given into his hand. holy covenant; and he shall do exploits, and

12 And when he hath taken away the inul. return to his own land. titude, his heart fall be lifted up; and he 29 At the time appointed he shall return mall cast dowo many ten thousands: but he and come toward the south; but it thall not i shall not be strengthened by it.

bc as the former, or as the latter. 13 For the king of the north thall return, 30 for the thips of Chittim shall come and hall set forth a cultitude greater than againit him therefore he thall be grieved, the former, and thall certainly cone after and returu, and have indignation against the Certain years with a great army and with holy covenant: so thall he do; he ihall even much riches.

return, and have intelligence with them that 14 And in those times there thall many forsake the holy covenant. ftand up against the king of the south: also the 31 And arms tall and on his part, and robbers of thy people thall exalt themselves they thall poliute the sanctuary of ftrength, to establish the vision ; but they thall fall. and that take away the daily sacrifice, and

15 So the king of the north ihall come, and they ihall place the alomination that mak. cait up a mount, and take the moit fenced ci. eth desolate. ties; and the arms of the fouth thall not with 32 And such as do wickedly again't the

stand, Leither his chosen people, neither ball covenant thall he corrup by flatteries: but . bere be any Atrength to withitand.

the people that do know their God thall be 16 But he tha cometh against him thail de Itrong, and do explains. according to his own will, and none thall 33 And they that understand among the ftand betore him: and he thail ttand in the people shall instruct many yet they shall fall glorious land, which by his hand thall be by the sword, and by fame, by captivity, coníuined.

and by spoil, many days, 17 He thall also set his face to enter with 34 Now when they fall fall, they hall be the strength of his whole kingilom, and up- holpen with a little help: but many thall right ones with him; thus thall he do: and cleave to them with flatteries. he thall give him the daughter of women, 35 And some of them of understanding thall corrupting her: but the ihall not fland on his fall, to try them, and to purge, and to make fide, neither be for bin.

them white, even to the time on the end: 18 After this thall he turn his face unto the because it is yet for a time appointed. ities, and thall take many : but a prince for 36 And the king thall do according to his own behalf thall cause the reproach offered his will; and he shall exalt himself, and mag. by him to ccare; without his own reproach nify himself above every god, and thall speak he tal cause it to turn upon him.

marveilous things against the God of gods, 19 Then he mall turn his face toward the and thall prosper till the indignation be ac. fort of his own land: but he shall Atumble complished: for that that is determined thall and fall, and not be found.

be done. 20 Then thall fand up in his eftate a raiser 37 Neither thuil he regard the god of his of taxes in the glory of the kingdom: but fathers, nor the delire of women, nor regard within few days he shall be destroyed, neither any gou: for he thall magnify himself above in anger, nor in battle.

all. 21 And in his eftate shall stand up a vile per. 38 But in his efate hall he honour the God fon, to whom they faall not give the honour of terces : 2:a god whom his fathers know of the kingilom, but he mall come in peace. not tha! he honour with gold, and silver, and ably, and obtain the kingdom by flatteries. with precious roncs, and pleasant things.

22 And with the arms of a food shall 39 Thus thall he do in the moit firong hoids they be overficwn íroin bore him, and with a line and, whom he shall acknowhall be broken; yea, also the prince of the letter increase with glory : and he thall covenant.

cauthor torile over many, and thall divide 2; And after the league made with him he ihe land for gain. fhail work deceitfully : for he shall come up, 40 And at the time of the end thali the end thall become trong with a small people. kin witheiduti, push at him : 3nd the king

24 Hc thall enier peiceably even upin the of the north thall come against him like i faltit places of the province; and he hall whirlwind, with chariots, and with horle.

do that which his fathers have not donc ; nor men, and with niany thips; and he thall enter sem po his fathers' fathers; he thail scatter mong into the countries, and ihall overnow and

them the prey, and spoil, and riches : *, and pais CVC. ik h e Muli forecast his devices against the strong 41 HC all enter also into the glorious land, olis, even for a time.

and many countries thall be ofertlurowa :

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Judgments for whitedom

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and idolatry of the people. but these thall escape out of his hand, even and real the book, even to the time of th Edom, and Moab, and the chief of the end : many Mall run to and tro, and know children of Ammon.

ledge thall be increased. 42 He Mall Aretch forth his hand also upoa 5. Then I Daniel looked, and, behold, the countries : and the land of Egypt shall there ftood other two, the one on this fide et not escape.

the bank of the river, and the other on that 43 But he thall have power over the trca. fide of the bank of the river. Sures of gold and of tilver, and over all the 6 And one said to the man clothed in linen. precious things of Egypt: and ihe Libyans which was upon the waters of the river, How and the Ethiopians ball be at his tops.

long ball it be to the end of these wonders! 44 But tidings out of the eart and out of 7 And I heard the map clothed in linen, the north thail trouble hin: therefore he which was upon the waters of the river, Mall go torth with great fury to destroy, and when he held up his right hand and his left utterly to make a way many.

hand unto heaven, and fware by him that 45 And he thall plant the tabernacles of liveth for ever, that it Mall de'for a time, his palace between the reas in the glorious times, and an halt; and when he shall have holy mountain : yet he thall come to his end, accomplihed to scatter the power of the tely and none thail help him.

people, all these thing's Mhall be finished. сўА Р. XII.

& And I heard, but I underflood not : thea > Michael Ball deliver Israel from their said I, O my Lord, what fball be the end of Iroubles. s Danielis informed of the times, these things? A NE at that time ihall Michael tand up, 9 And he said, Go thy way, Daniel: for o the great prince wbich standelh tor the the words are closed up and sealed till the children of thy people: and there hall be a time of the end. time of trouble, Tuch as never was since thereTO Many thall be purified, and made white. was a nation even to that same time: an and tried; bu> the wiched thall do wicked at that time thy people thall be delivered, TV: und none of the wicked thall understand: every one that shall be found written in the but the wise thall understand book.

II And from the time bar the daily facri. 2 And many of them that feep in the duftfice thall be taken away, and the abomination of the eurth thall awake, fome to everlailing that maketh derolate fet up, there ball be a life, and some to fame and everlasting con. thousand two hundred and ninety days. icmpt.

12 Bieled is he that waiteth, and cometh 3 And they that be wise thall mine as the to the thousand three hundred and five and brightness of the firmament; and they that thirty days. turn many to righteousness as the itars for 13 but go thou thy way till the end os ever and ever.

for thou ihalt reit, and stand in thy lot af 4 But thou, o Daniel, shut up the words, the cnd of the days.

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15 forepewn. the day that he was born, and make her as 21 And the earth Mall hear the corn, and a wilderness, and set her like a dry land, and the wine, and the oil; and they shall hear Cay her with thirst.

Jezreel. 4 And I will not have mercy upon her 23 And I will fow her unto me in the earth; children; for they be the children of whore. and I will have mercy upon her that had not doms.

obtained mercy; and I will say to them which For their mother hath played the harlot: were not any people, Thou art my people; the that conceived them hath done shame. and they tall say, Thou art my God. fully : for the said, I will go after my lovers,

CHAP. IV. that give me my bread and my water, my I By the expiation of an adulrerels, 4 is perr. wool and my fax, mine oil and my ed the defolation of Ijraci be jore their re. drink.

Aoration. 69 Therefore, behold, I will hedge up thy THEN aid the LORD unto me, Gm yet, way with thorns, and malica wall, that the love a woman beloved of ber friend, Thall not find her paths.

yet an adulterers, according to the love of 7 And the thall follow after her lovers, the LORD toward the children of Ifracl. but the ball not overtake them; and the thall who look to other gods, and love flagans of feek them, but thall not find obem: then wine. Thall she say, I will go and return to my first 2 So I bought her to me for fifteen pieces huiband; for then was it better with me of filver, and for an home! of barley, and than now.

an half homer of barley 8 For the did not know that I gave her corn, 3 Aad I said unto her, Thou thalt abide end wine, and oil, and multiplied her filver for me many days; thou thalt not play the and gold, which they prepared for Baal. harlot, and thou ihalt not be for another

Therefore will I return, and take away man: To will also be for thee. my corn in the time thereof, and my wine 4 For the children of Israel hall abide in the season thereal, and I will recover my many days without a king, and without a wool and my filax given to cover her nas prince, and without : (crifice, and without kedness.

an image, and without an cphod, and witb. 10 And now will I discover her lewdness oui teraphim: In the fight of her lovers, and none thall de 5 Afterward thall the children of Israel liver her out of mine hand.

return, and seek the LORD their God, and u I wiil allo cause all her mirth to cease, David their king: and thall tear the LORD her feast days, her new moons, and her lab and his goodness in the latter days. baths, and all her folemo feaits.

CHAP. IV. 12 And I will destroy her vines and her I God's Judgments again the fins of the Deofig trees, whereof the hath said, "There are ple, 6 and of the priejis. 15 Yudah is exmy rewards that my lovers have given me : borted to take warning by Israel's calamity. and I will make them a forest, and the beafts D EAR the word of the LORD, ye children of the field shall eat them.

11 of lfrael: for the LORD hath a contro. 12 And I will visit upon her the days of verly with the inhabitants of the land, be. Baalim, wherein the burned incenic to them, caule there is no truth, cor mercy, nor know. and the decked herself with her earrings and ledge of God in the land. her jewels, and she went after her lovers, . By (wearing, and lying, and killing, and and torgat me, faith the LORD.

ftcaling, and committing adultery, they break 14 Therefore, behold, I will allure her, out, and blood toucheth blood. and bring her into the wilderness, and speak 3 Therefore mall the land mourn, and eve'comfortably unto ler.

ry one that dweileth therein ihall languith, IS ADd I will give ter her vineyards from with the bearts of the field, and with the thence, and the valley of Achor for a door fowls of heaven; yea, the fines of the sea of hope : and the thall fing there, as in the also shall be taken away. days of her youth, and as in the day when 4 Yet let no man irive, nor reprove an. the came up out of the land of Egypt.

other : for thy people are as they that ftrive 16 And it thall be at that day, faith the with the priclt. Lord, tbar thou thalt call me Ithi : and thalt S Therefore thalt thou fall in the day, and call me no more Baali.

the prophet also thall tall with thee in the 17 For I will take away the nainios of Baa. nighi, and I will destroy thy mother. lim out of her mouth, and they shall no more 6 My people are destroyed for lack of be remembered by their name.

knowledge : because thou hait rejected know. 18 And in that day will I make a covenant lodge, I will also reject thee, that thou thalt for them with the beatts of the field, and be no priett to me: lecing thou hast forgocwith the fowls of heaven, and with the ten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy creeping things of the ground: and I will children. brcak the bow and the sword and the battle 7 As they were increased, so they finned out of the earth, and will make them to lic against me: therefore will change their down safely.

glory into thaine. 1o And I will betroth thee unto me for 8 They ezt u.) the Gin of my people, and ever; yea, I will betroth thee unto me in they set their heart on their iniquity. righteousness, and in judgment, and in lov. 9 And there shall be, like people, like ingkindncis, and in mercies.

priest : and I will punith their for their 20 I will even betroth thee unto me in ways, and reward them their doings. faithfulness: and thou shalt know the LORD. 10 Eor they shall eat, and not have c.

21 And it shall come to pass in that day, nough; they ihall commit whoredom, and I will hear, faith the LORD, I will hear the thall not increase; because they have lcit locavens, and they call hear the carth; utk to take heed to the LORD,

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