FRIDAY MORNING MANNA
Biblical Numerology: NUMBER SEVEN – Part 27
How the ‘Little Horn’ Uprooted the 3 Arian ‘Horns’
I was considering the horns [the 10 horns in verse 7], and there was another little horn, a little one, coming up among them before whom three for the first horns were plucked out by the roots. And there, in this [little] horn, were eyes like the eyes of a man, and a mouth speaking pompous words.” Daniel 7: 8, N.K.J.V.
QUOTE FOR THE WEEK
“Out of the ruins of political Rome, arose the great moral Empire in the ‘giant form’ of the Roman Church.” – A.C. Flick, “The Rise of the Medieval Church,” 1900, p. 150.
Horns in Bible prophecy is symbolic of “kingdoms,” even as the “ten kings” (v. 24) and “four kings” of v. 17 represent kingdoms ( v. 3) and the “the four horns” of the goat are “four kingdoms”(ch. 8: 22). Though “little” or “small” at the outset, this little horn is later described as “more stout than his fellows” (KJV)—the continuation of the Roman element, the Roman power in the Church of Rome. Read more