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The Four Prophetic Empires, and the Kingdom of Messiah: Being an Exposition of the First Two Visions of Daniel
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The Four Prophetic Empires, and the Kingdom of Messiah: Being an Exposition of the First Two Visions of Daniel

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Seeley, Burnside, and Seeley 1845

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Explore Birks’ exposition of the four kingdoms described in Daniel. He comments that he aims to “impress the mind of the reader with a vivid sense of the reality of Divine Providence, based firmly on a strict and logical interpretation of the visions, and then to clothe the bare outline with a refreshing variety of spiritual meditations.”

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Table of Contents

  • General Introduction
  • On the Four Empires in General
  • On the Empire of Babylon
  • On the Empires of Persia and Greece
  • On the Undivided Fourth Empire
  • The Fourth Prophetic Empire—First Stage of Division
  • The Fourth Prophetic Empire—Later Stage of Division
  • On the Ten Kings
  • On the Moral Aspect of the Ten Kings
  • The Rise of the Little Horn
  • The Character of the Little Horn—The Papal Supremacy
  • The Character of the Little Horn—The Papal Persecution
  • On the Moral Aspect of the Vision of the Little Horn
  • The Spiritual Lessons of the Prophetic History
  • On the Millennium
  • On the New Heavens and Earth
  • On the Time of the Second Advent
  • The Destruction of the Great Image
  • The Kingdom of the Son of Man
  • Concluding Reflections
  • On the Four Empires in Connection with Sacred Chronology
  • On the First Resurrection

Product Details

  • Title: The Four Prophetic Empires and the Kingdom of the Messiah: Being An Exposition of the First Two Visions of Daniel
  • Author: Thomas R. Birks
  • Publisher: Seeley, Burnside, and Seeley
  • Publication Date: 1844
  • Pages: 446
  • Christian Group: Anglican
  • Resource Type: Commentaries
  • Topic: Daniel

About Thomas R. Birks

Thomas Rawson Birks (1810–1883) was an Anglican priest and Knightbridge Professor of Moral Philosophy at Cambridge. He also wrote extensively, authoring numerous theological works, many of which sparked discussion and debate. Some of his books include Essay on the Right Estimation of Manuscript Evidence, The Exodus of Israel, Scripture Doctrine of Creation, The Philosophy of Human Responsibility, and Modern Physical Fatalism and the Doctrine of Evolution.