Daniel 11:13 Index
"For the king of the north shall return, and shall set forth a multitude greater than the former, and shall certainly come after certain years with a great army and with much riches."
Research Material

"...the king of the north shall return..."

  • The accession of the child Ptolemy V presented Antiochus III with the opportunity of avenging himself upon the Egyptians. In 201 B.C., the invaded Palestine again. (4BC 868)

"...and shall certainly come after certain years..."

  • The reference is concerning the 16 year period (217-201 B.C.) between the Battle of Raphia and Antiochus' second campaign against the south. (4BC 868)