Daniel’s 70 Weeks Challenge

The Futurist and the Historicist agree that all of the prophecies of the Messiah coming, of Jesus coming the first time are fulfilled. On that we agree because they’re fulfilled and verified in the history that followed the prophecy that was given, which was history in advance. So let’s take a look at the 70 weeks prophecy again: “Seventy weeks are determined upon thy people and upon thy holy city.” Now the holy city was to be reconstructed at the time the prophecy indicated, so it was fulfilled, Daniel understood that the temple would be rebuilt, the 70 years were almost up, he writes about that in the very book that were reading from. So seventy weeks are determined, and here are the numbered things to be accomplished during the 70 weeks:

  1. is to finish the transgression;
  2. to make an end of sin;
  3. to make reconciliation for iniquity;
  4. to bring in everlasting righteousness;
  5. to seal up the vision and the prophecy and;
  6. to anoint the most holy.

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