There will be wars and marriages between the kings of the South and the North (described in great detail), and the king of the North will desecrate the Temple and set up "the abomination that causes desolation." At the end-time there will be a war between the king of the South and the king of the North, and the king of the North will meet his end "between the sea and the Holy Mountain." Chapter 12–epilogue: At that time (the end-time) "Michael, the great prince who protects your people, will arise." There will be great distress, but those Jews whose names are written will be saved, the dead will awaken to everlasting shame or life.Daniel asks how long it will be before these things are fulfilled and is told, “From the time that the daily sacrifice is abolished and the abomination that causes desolation is set up, there will be 1,290 days; blessed is the one who waits for and reaches the end of the 1,335 days." It is generally accepted by modern scholars that the Daniel who appears as the hero of the book of Daniel never existed, but that the authors reveal their true identity at the end of Daniel 12: they are the maskil, the "wise", of whom Daniel is one: "Those among the people who are wise shall make many understand ..." The actual background to the book was the persecution of the Jews by the Greek king Antiochus IV Epiphanes in 167-164 BCE, and there is a broad consensus that the book was completed shortly after that crisis ended.Ivanka Trump had quite an interesting dating history before Jared Kushner put a ring on it!
After him will come a great king, and that king's empire will be broken up.Daniel is episodic rather than linear–it has no plot as such. Chapters 2-6 form a chiasm, a literary figure in which elements mirror each other: chapter 2 is the counterpart of chapter 7, chapter 3 of chapter 6, and chapter 4 of chapter 5, with the second member of each pair advancing the first in some way.Daniel 8 is then a new beginning, and the single vision contained in chapters 10-12 advances that argument further and gives it more precision./ AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 18: Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of President-elect Donald Trump, walks through the lobby of Trump Tower with his wife Ivanka on November 18, 2016 in New York City.President-elect Trump and his transition team are in the process of filling cabinet and other high level positions for the new administration.Craig achieved international fame when chosen as the sixth actor to play the role of Ian Fleming's James Bond in the official film series, taking over from Pierce Brosnan in 2005.