And I beheld, and heard an angel flying through the midst of heaven, saying with a loud voice, Woe, woe, woe, to the inhabiters of the earth by reason of the other voices of the trumpet of the three angels, which are yet to sound!
The Iranian revolution of 1979 also provked a war of clashing ideologies, a war between good and evil as some would call it.
At the time of Darius the Great a similar pattern was in motion once the line of Cyrus was no more.
Darius the Great: Coup d'etat
Darius the King says: These are the provinces which became rebellious. The Lie (druj) made them rebellious, so that these (men) deceived the people. Afterwards Ahuramazda put them into my hand; as was my desire, so I did to ...
2300 Years from the death of Alexander the Great initiated a major pivot point in world history. Through 1978 and 1979 the Iranian Revolution, the US Embassy in Pakistan was attacked, Mecca in Saudi Arabi and in 1978 the Camp David Peace Accords which in 1979 led to the Israel-Egypt Peace Treaty between Egyptian president Anwar Sadat and Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin.
Following a failed military coup in June 1981, Sadat ordered a major crackdown that resulted in the arrest of nu...
The ram which you saw with two horns are the kings of Media and Persia. (Dan 8:20)
As the Aryans migrated to the lands of their neighbours, they did not displace the original inhabitants. When the Persian Aryans eventually settled the southern Iran plateau, the area was populated by the Elamites with whom the Persians integrated. An examination of the present linguistic composition of Iran reveals that other, non Indo-Iranian linguistic groups are interspersed among Persian linguistic grou...
So he came near to where I was standing, and when he came I was frightened and fell on my face; but he said to me, “Son of man, understand that the vision pertains to the time of the end.” (Dan 8:17, NASB77)
From the Thompson Traslation of the Greek.
Exod 40:5 and thou shalt set the golden altar, to burn incense, in its place before the ark; and thou shalt hang up the covering curtain at the door of the tabernacle of the testimony.
Exod 40:26 He then placed the golden altar in the tabernacle of the testimony over against the veil;
Rev 8:3 And another angel came and stood by the altar, having a golden censer: and to him much incense was given, that he might offer it, for the prayers of...