Daniel’s Seventieth Week

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What was to happen during the 70th week?:

“Messiah shall be cut off.” The Hebrew word translated “cut off” here (karath) “is used of the death penalty, Lev. 7:20; and refers to a violent death,” i.e, the death of Christ on the cross.

… Negatively, Messiah’s cutting off in verse 26 results from Israel’s completing her transgression and bringing it to a culmination (v 24) by crucifying the Messiah….Considered from its positive effect, this confirming the covenant with many makes reconciliation and brings in everlasting righteousness (v 24).

Read more:  http://postmillennialism.com/2012/06/daniels-seventieth-week/