New American Standard Bible
"But when you see Jerusalem surrounded by armies, then recognize that her desolation is near.
King James Bible
And when ye shall see Jerusalem compassed with armies, then know that the desolation thereof is nigh.
Darby Bible Translation
But when ye see Jerusalem encompassed with armies, then know that its desolation is drawn nigh.
World English Bible
"But when you see Jerusalem surrounded by armies, then know that its desolation is at hand.
Young's Literal Translation
'And when ye may see Jerusalem surrounded by encampments, then know that come nigh did her desolation;
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LibraryWhen Shall These Things Be?
'And when ye shall see Jerusalem compassed with armies, then know that the desolation thereof is nigh. 21. Then let them which are in Judea flee to the mountains; and let them which are in the midst of it depart out; and let not them that are in the countries enter thereinto. 22. For these be the days of vengeance, that all things which are written may he fulfilled. 23. But woe unto them that are with child, and to them that give suck, in those days! for there shall be great distress in the land, …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture
Sermon for the Second Sunday in Advent
July 18 Evening
Two Forms of one Saying
"And he will make a firm covenant with the many for one week, but in the middle of the week he will put a stop to sacrifice and grain offering; and on the wing of abominations will come one who makes desolate, even until a complete destruction, one that is decreed, is poured out on the one who makes desolate."
"Therefore when you see the ABOMINATION OF DESOLATION which was spoken of through Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand),
"For the days will come upon you when your enemies will throw up a barricade against you, and surround you and hem you in on every side,
By faith the walls of Jericho fell down after they had been encircled for seven days.
Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,
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