Daniel 11:10 Index
"But his sons shall be stirred up, and shall assemble a multitude of great forces: and one shall certainly come, and overflow, and pass through: then shall he return, and be stirred up, even to his fortress."
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"His sons..."

  • That is, the two sons of Seleucus II, Seleucus III Ceraunus Soter (226-223 B.C.), who was murdered by his own troops after a short reign, and Antiochus III, the Great (223-187 B.C.). (4BC 867)

"...one shall certainly come, and overflow, and pass through..."

  • In 219 B.C., Antiochus III initiated his campaign for southern Syria and Palestine by retaking Seleucia, the port of Antioch. Thereafter he set out upon a systematic campaign to conquer Palestine from his rival. Ptolemy IV Philopator (221-203 B.C.) during which he penetrated Transjordan. (4BC 867)