Daniel 11:9 Index
"So the king of the south shall come into his kingdom, and shall return into his own land."
Research Material

"...came into his kingdom..."

  • After Ptolemy III had returned to Egypt, Seleucus [III] re-established his authority and marched against [Egypt] hoping to retrieve his riches and regain his prestige. (4BC 867)

"...shall return into his own land."

  • Seleucus III was defeated by Ptolemy III and forced to return to Syria empty-handed. [He was assassinated by members of his own army in 223 B.C.]. (4BC 867)