God’s Story and Yours: Finding your place in the grand story of the world #9 – The Long Wait for the King

God’s Story and Yours: Finding your place in the grand story of the world #9 – The Long Wait for the King

Bible Text: Daniel 11:1-45 | Preacher: Rev. Christopher Folkerts | Series: God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World

This is the true story of the world: Though the exiles returned to Israel, they remained under foreign rule for most of the intertestimental period, during which they longed for the revealing of the LORD’S Messiah.

The political events, pressures, and disappointments of the intertestimental period up until the reign of Antiochus IV, 167 B.C.
Antiochus IV Epiphanes and the abomination that makes desolate
The Maccabean revolt and the Hasmonean Dynasty (167 B.C. – 63 B.C.)
Rome