THE YEAR OF MESSIAH’S ARRIVAL AND DEATH PROPHESIED
Daniel: 9:24-27 “Seventy weeks (490 years, Hebrew word for weeks is shabua 1 week = 7 years) are determined upon thy people and upon thy holy city, to finish the transgression, and to make an end of sins, and to make reconciliation for iniquity, and to bring in everlasting righteousness (Millennial Reign), and to seal up the vision and prophecy, and to anoint the most Holy (Messiah).
Know therefore and understand, that from the going forth of the commandment to restore and to build Jerusalem (decree of Artaxerxes in 445 BC) unto the Messiah the Prince (1st Advent of Messiah Jesus), shall be seven weeks (49 years), and threescore and two weeks (62 weeks or 434 years): the street shall be built again, and the wall, even in troublous times.
And after threescore and two weeks (434/360 day years) shall Messiah be cut off (killed in the year 32), but not for Himself: and the people of the prince that shall come (Antichrist) shall destroy the city and the sanctuary (2nd Temple- 70 AD); and the end thereof shall be with a flood, and unto the end of the war desolations are determined.
And he shall confirm the covenant (peace treaty with Israel) with many (Israel’s enemies) for one week (the last 7 years=490): and in the midst of the week (3.5 years) he shall cause the sacrifice (animal offerings and sacrifices) and the oblation to cease, and for the overspreading of abominations he shall make it desolate, even until the consummation, and that determined shall be poured upon the desolate.” Parentheses added