Times of the Gentiles, from Scofield Reference Notes (1917)

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Summary: The Times of the Gentiles is that long period beginning with the Babylonian captivity of Judah, under Nebuchadnezzar, and to be brought to an end by the destruction of Gentile world-power by the “stone cut out without hands” Daniel 2:34,35,44 i.e., the coming of the Lord in glory Revelation 19:11,21 until which time Jerusalem is politically subject to Gentile rule. Luke 21:24.

Revelation 16:19

And the was divided into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell: and great Babylon came , to give unto her the cup of the wine of the of his wrath.

Daniel 2:34-35, 44

34 Thou sawest till that a stone was , which smote the image upon his feet that were of and clay, and brake them to pieces.

35 Then was the iron, the clay, the , the silver, and the gold, together, and became like the chaff of the summer threshingfloors; and the carried them away, that no place was found for them: and the stone that smote the image became a , and filled the whole earth.

44 And in the days of these kings shall the God of heaven set up a kingdom, which shall never be : and the kingdom shall not be left to other people, but it shall break in pieces and , and it shall for ever.

Revelation 19:11, 21

11 And I saw heaven opened, and behold a ; and he that sat upon him was called , and in righteousness he doth judge and make war.

21 And the were slain with the sword of him that sat upon the horse, which sword proceeded out of his mouth: and all the fowls were filled with their flesh.

Luke 21:24

And they shall fall by the , and shall be led away into all nations: and Jerusalem shall be trodden down of the Gentiles, until the be fulfilled.

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