27 He will make a firm covenant[a]
with many for one week,[b]
but in the middle of the week
he will put a stop to sacrifice and offering.
And the abomination of desolation(A)
will be on a wing(B) of the temple[c][d]
until the decreed destruction(C)
is poured out on the desolator.”

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Footnotes

  1. Daniel 9:27 Or will enforce a covenant
  2. Daniel 9:27 = 7 years
  3. Daniel 9:27 LXX; MT reads of abominations
  4. Daniel 9:27 Or And the desolator will be on the wing of abominations, or And the desolator will come on the wings of monsters (or of horror); Hb obscure

31 His forces will rise up and desecrate the temple fortress. They will abolish the daily sacrifice(A) and set up the abomination of desolation.(B)

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11 From the time the daily sacrifice is abolished and the abomination of desolation(A) is set up,(B) there will be 1,290 days.

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The Great Tribulation

14 “When you see the abomination that causes desolation(A)[a] standing where it should not” (let the reader understand[b]), “then those in Judea(B) must flee to the mountains!

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Footnotes

  1. Mark 13:14 Dn 9:27
  2. Mark 13:14 These are, most likely, Mark’s words to his readers.

The Destruction of Jerusalem

20 “When you see Jerusalem surrounded by armies,(A) then recognize that its desolation(B) has come near.

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