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251—256; also of the 1260, 1290, and

1335 of Dan. xii. 169, 253
Decius, the Emperor, determines to crush

Cbristianity, i. 196
Deliverance of God's people, as “ written

in the book," iv. 168
Democratic principles, advocated by the

Jesuits, iii. 318; dissemination of, 324
infect the symbolic sea, 328 ; united
with spirit of infidelity, &c. iv. 30
“ Desert Place,” the locality of “ the

Harlot," iv. 97
“ Desire of Women," what ? iv. 151
Alaßolos, scriptural use of the word as

contrasted with διαμονιον, ii. 439-450
Aladnua, when first adopted by the Ro

man Emperors, in lieu of OTEPAFOS

i. 130
Diadems on the Dragon's beads, iii. 13,

14 ; of the ten Romano-Gothic kings,

Diocletian, the founder of a new Empire,

i. 185; persecution of Christians under,
185–188; further noticed, iii. 15; his
change of the government, 107–109
Dionysius of Alexandria, an impugner

of the genuineness of the Apocalypse,

i, 3–8
Disciplina arcani, i. 265
Divisions of Roman empire at different

times, i, 336
Dissent, anti-Church spirit of deprecated,

iv. 292—295
Doddridge, Dr. iii. 272
Dominicans, the rise of, ii. 32
Domitian, the Apocalypse written under,

i. 49, 50; persecution of Christians by,

Dragon, a Roman standard, iii. 13, 14

great red, iii. 13, 18, 22

Constantine's picture of, cast
down under cross, iii. 22

bound 1000 years, iv. 174
Drought, spiritual, of Christendom, i.

Drying up of the Euphrates, a sign of

the times, iv, 267. See Euphrates.
Dutch United Provinces, seven, answer-

ing to the seven chiliads of the city,
(Apoc. xi. 13) ii. 421-423


tendant no voice allowed in, 193; pro-
nounced death on all that would not
worship the Pope, 196—200 ; Trentine
Council compared to an image speaking

by priest's jugglery, 196
Councils General, early history of, traced;

first eight in Eastern Christendom un-
der the Emperors ; twelve next in
Western Christendom under Popes;
"representatio totius nominis Christi-
ani," ii. 185; the members Bishops,
with a few Presbyters, ibid: anciently
represented in images or pietures, 188;
originally convened by emperors, 194 ;
This power reclaimed for the reigning
Emperor from the Popes, by Protes-
tants at time of Council of Trent, 195;
canons of, sworn to by every Romish

priest on taking a benefice, iii. 198.
Covenant Angel, intervention of, at the

Reformation, ii. 39–47
Creation, the, its waiting for the manifes-

tation of the sons of God, iv, 215
Crescent, a Turkish ensign, i. 474
Crete, famous for archers and bows, i.

133-136 ; Nerva's family came from,

Cross, Constantine's vision of the, i, 215,

216, worship of the, resisted by the

Paulikians, ii. 307, 308
Crown, the Pope's imperial, account of,

ii. 51. See Papal Crown and Triregno.
Cruelties against Protestants in France,

conseqnent upon Papal principles, iii.

Crusades, the, i. 472; against heretics

proclaimed by Innocent 111. ii. 378;
succeeded by others sanctioned by 4th
Lateran Council, 379; against saints,

iii. 158
Chrysostom, his allusion, though but

rarely, to the Apocalypse, i. 33 ; his

prophetic views, i. 365, iii. 83, iv. 551
Cyril, of Jerusalem, a rejector of the
Apocalypse, i. 32 ; his prophetic views,
365, iii. 83, iv. 547

Dæmonolatry, of Western Christendom,

ii. 8–11, 24
Aalpoviov, the term as used in Scrip-

ture, ii. 439–450; as used by writers

of the early Church, 447—458
Damasus, (Pope) his ode to St. Felix, i.

Daniel's prophecy of the little horn of
the he-goat, iii. 374—396. See he-goat.

last prophecy, iv. 116–174
date of, 116; introduced by Messiah,
118; told by Gabriel, 119; fulfilled in
the contests of the Ptolemies with the

Seleucidæ, 127—139; period of, 168
Days, (year-days,) the 280 to Constan-

tine, ii. 18; the 1260 of woman in wil-
derness, 56 ; and of Gentiles treading
the Holy City, and Beast's reign, 112,

Eagle, the great, iii. 40, 43, 44
Earth, the Roman, literally meant in

Apoc. viii. 7, i. 329 : (see Sea :) to be
burned up, iv. 226 ; stored with fire,

Earthquakes, symbolic, of 6th Seal, i. 212,

distinct from that of the 7th Vial, 225
-227 ; previous to the 1st Trumpet
sounding, 349–351 ; of the Reforma-
tion, ii. 415 ; of the French Revolu-
tion, iii. 289—294

physical, at destruction of Je-
rusalem, 296 ; before the Gothic Woe,

291 ; in Syria, 396; to precede the the future on Constantine's establish-
Millennium, iv. 227

ment of Christianity, i. 231
East, Angel rising from, i. 272

Evangelic missions, æra of, iii. 412, 428
kings from the, iii. 404-409

Easter-day, the Lord's day kat 'etoxnu, Events, origin of all, in the throne of
i. 71

God, i. 107
Eclipses at the destruction of Jerusalem, Evervinus, his letter to St. Bernard re-
iii. 297

specting the heretics burnt at Cologne,
Edicts against German Pietists, ii. 273 ii. 264 269
Egypt, a figurative appellation of Rome, Evidence of the Horæ, review of, iv. l-

ii. 386 ; its contest with the Turks, iv. 24 ; of the Seals, 2—7; of the Sealing

Vision, 8; of the Trumpets, 12; of the
Hk8ra, the true reading in Apoc. xi. 12,

Witnesses, 17 ; of the Beast, 19; of the
ü. 406 - 408

Vials, 23
Elders, the twenty-four (Apoc. iv. 4) i. Evil spirits, present locality of, i. 414
86, 87 ; their last act, iv. 107, 111

Eyes as of a man," iji. 75, 145*
Elect Church, iii. 260

Excommunication, Papal, iii. 148, 151,
Election by grace, Augustinian doctrine

of, i. 281–287 ; its contrariety to an

Exposure of Papal Rome, iv. 91–101
ecclesiastical system of salvation, 289,
290 ; its accordance with the doctrine

of the Anglican Church, 291

“ Faithful and True," Christ the, iv. 113
Elephant made to do homage to Leo X.

False Prophet, or two horned lamblike
ii. 70

Beast, see Beast; the judgment of, iv.
Elizabeth, Queen of England, gives God

glory, ii. 426, 427

Fatimites, the, i. 440
Emadeddin, extract from, on Thogrul

Fig Tree, the, budding of, iv. 270
Beg's investiture, i. 496

Firmament, Apocalyptic, symbol of, i.
Emancipation Act, Roman Catholic, iv.

102; dissolution of Pagan, under 6th
29, 36, 283

Seal, i. 211–226
Emperor, Christian, no head to Dragon or

Flood, the, out of dragon's mouth, iii.
Beast, iii. 97

47–49; in the time of the Gothic ir-
Emperors humbled before Popes, iii. 155

ruption, 297
- 157; Henry, 156 ; Frederic, 180

Flying Angel, the 1st, iii. 409, 434; the
Empires, the four great, iii. 74

2nd, iv. 67 -69; the 3rd, 71
Emperorship, badges of, presented to Ro-

Franciscan friars, rise of, ii. 32
man Emperor, iii. 107

Franke, iii. 272
England, the tenth part of “the city,"

Frankfort, great council of, (A.D. 794)
(Apoc. xi. 13) ii. 416.-418; establish-

ii. 219
ment of Protestant Church in, 417,

French wars on the Rhine, Po, and
418; the bulwark of Protestantism,

Danube, iii. 333
427 ; her escape from revolutionary

French Revolution. See Revolution.
principles, iii. 428; the promulgator of

Frogs, the three Spirits of infidelity,
the true faith, iv. 281; her abandon- popery, and priestcraft, let loose under
ment of Protestant principles depre-

6th vial, iv. 26, 27, 70, 88; described,
cated, 282

29, 33, 45, et seq.
Eviautos, prophetic value of, as a measure

the “old arms of France," iv. 64, 65
of time, i. 493

Fulgentius, ii. 214

Furlongs, the 1600, iv. 84
ETIIKLOV, of Constantine's establishment Future Apocalyptic prefigurations of, iv.
of Christianity, iii. 22--27

70—115; preparation for, 270
Epiphanius, worthless character of his

book, i, 41, 42, 45
Erastianism, iv. 295

Gabriel, perhaps the “strong Angel ” of
Eunapius the Sophist, his charge of relic-

A poc. v. 2, 1. 94
worship against the Christians of the

Galerius, his persecution of Christians, i.
4th century, i. 311

185; his edict of toleration, 209, 218;
Euphrates river, the four angels bound iii. 16; his remorse and death, i. 218

in, i. 467 ; and loosed from, 468–470, Gathering of saints to Christ, iii. 80
477: drying up of, iii. 373, 396 ; Genseric, his conquests in the Mediterra-
causes which operated to the drying

nean, i. 355, 356
up of, 397 ; the drying of, a sign of the Gentiles, court of the (Apoc. xi.) symbo-
times, iv. 267

lic meaning of, ii. 181
Eusebius, questioned the apostolic au- Geological structure of the earth illustra-

thorship of the Apocalypse, i. 5, 21- tive of its predicted destruction by fire,
23, 32; his glowing anticipations of iv. 228

2 Q

ur three plucked up before the Popes, 140

Gibbon, an excellent illustrator of the High Churchmen, who are the true? ir.
Apocalyptic prophecy, 116

Glassy sea, song by the, iii. 286, 414, Hippolytus, his commentary on the Apo
424 ; interpretation of, 418-426

calypse, i. 29, 30; his martyrdom, 195;
Glory, primary vision of the heavenly, i. his views of the prophecies of the fu-

ture, 206 ; ii. 85, 372 ; iii. 55, 114; iv.
Gnostic heresy, two branches of, i. 66, 68 300
God, “ all that is so called," (2 Thess. ii. Holland, Protestant republic of, its rise,
4.) ii. 82

ii. 422
Gog and Magog, prophecy of, iv. 171 “ Holiness, His," the Pope's self-appro-
Gorres, his view of the spiritual progres- priated appellation, iii, 150
sion of Christendom, i. 23

Hooker, iii. 272
Gospel-preaching, duty of, enforced in Hopkins, bishop, iii. 272

Scripture, ii. 152-154; progressive Horn, little, of Daniel's 4th Beast, iden-
neglect of, in the Christian Church, tical with 8th head of Apocalyptic
154—160, revival of, at the Reforma- Beast, iii. 72, 75. (See He-goat)
tion, 160-170

Horns, ten of the Beast, iï. 114, 124;
Goths, ravages of the, under the first four
Trumpets, i. 326- 349, 361

Grace, Augustinian doctrines of, i. 281- Horns of golden altar connected with

rites of atonement, i. 457
Greek insurrection, iii. 396 ; remarkable Horse, symbolic meaning of, i. 121-123;

chronological parallelism concerning, 398 white horse of Apoc. xix., iv. 113
Gregory the Great, i. 362; his belief in Horse-tails, Turkish badge of, i. 485–

the nearness of the judgment, 375, 376; 488
his expectation of Antichrist's coming, Hour day month and year, the prophetic
376-378; iii. 164

period, fulfilment of, i. 489–500; fur-
Gregory Thaumaturgus, i. 310

ther notice of, iv. 265
Gregory Nazianzen, his opinion respect- Howe, iii, 272
ing the Apocalypse doubtful, i. 32, 33 Hugonots, persecution of, ii. 319

Hundred, &c. 144,000, their mystic num-

bers and sealing, i. 237, 238; character
Hail, symbol of, in 1st Trumpet, i. 344, and history, 247 —250; their square

353; and at the 7th Trumpet's sound- number compared with the cube of the
ing, iii. 288

New Jerusalem, 274 ; seen with
Hailstorm, iii. 295, 298; iv. 89

Lamb on Mount Zion, iii. 266; obser-
Stall, bishop, iii, 272

vation of, 258 ; contrasted with the
Harlot, Papal Rome represented by the, followers of Antichrist, 258 : their
iv. 93, 95, 484–487

character, 271
Harmony of the Reformed Confessions, Huns, ravages of, under Attila, i. 356–
üi. 267

Harpers. See Glassy Sea

Hurricane, in the West Indies, before
Harvest of the earth, iv. 75; emblematic French Revolution, iii. 294

of judgment, 76; reaped by the Son of Huss, his drearn at Constance, ii. 403,
man, 79

404; his prophecy, 404
Heaven, the firmamental, of the Apoca- Hussites, Bohemian, ii. 28, 381,394—396

lyptic scenery, i. 102; figurations in,
211, 296 ; half-hour's silence in, 293—

302, dragon and woman existent in, Ignatius, probable allusions to the Apoca-
simultaneously, iii. 10, 14, 15

lypse in his writings, i. 12–18 ;
Heber, bishop, ii. 438

Bishop of Antioch while St. John in
He-goat, of Dan. viii. signification of, iii. Patmos, 63; his martyrdom, 193, 199

377 ; his horns, 378; little horn of, 379; Image, Nebuchadnezzar's, i. 403-406
historical fulfilment of, 382; applica- Image of Beast, iii. 183–201; various

tion to the Popedom inadmissible, ib. former interpretations of, 183, 184 ;
Heptarchy, English, a kind of monarchy, means Papal General Councils as re-
iii. 118

presentations of the Beast, or Papal
Heretics, (so called by the Romanists) Christendom, and its head the Pope,

adjudged to the flames, ii. 379 ; tongues 192 ; (Council of Trent actually liken-
of to be cut out, 379; supposed total ed to speaking image, 195;) which
extinction of at the opening of the 16th convened by Pope as Western Patri-
century, 381, 382, 394—397 ; denied arch, through the Papal Bishops, 191;
Christian burial, 398, 399 ; rejoicings inspired by him, 193; made to de-
at Rome on their supposed extinction, nounce death to whoever would not
400, 401

worship the Beast, or Popes, 197–201
Hermas, book of, i. 10-12

(See Councils.)

Images the first αχειροποιητοι Α. D. 589, Jerusalem, the heavenly, self-applied by
i. 389

the Romish Church, ii, 80
Image-worship, begun at beginning of 5th

new, iv, 231-242; not identical
century; firmly established in the 6th with that of restored Israel, 235; mil-
century, ii. 207; object of Satan in, 215; lennial, 236; objections regarding it an-
a popular passion in the 7th century, swered, “ no more sea," 241; " no more
216 ; declared lawful by the 7th Gene- death,” 242; no more curse," 242
ral Council, i. 443; protest of 300

the symbolic, on the Apoca-
bishops against, in A. D. 794, ii. 218; lyptic scene, i. 101, 110, called the
warmly fostered by the Popes of Rome, Mount Zion, iii. 258

Jesuits, iii. 182; restoration of, iv. 34
Immorality, progress of during the Vials Jesuitism, in France, the preparation of

of French Revolution, iii, 365, 366 the French Revolution, lii. 315-324
Incense-offering, vision of (Apoc. viii. 3.) Jews, mystical meaning of the term in
i. 302-306.

the Apocalypse, i. 74, 233-236
Indulgences, Papal, immense sale of in missions to the, iii. 438; probable

1507, ii. 26 ; issued by Leo. X., 65– time of their conversion, iv. 110, re-
69; specimen of, sold by Tetzel, 69 storation, 172; interest in, a sign of the
Facsimile of, iii. 151

times, 268
Infanticide in Roman empire, Constan- Jewish Chronology, errors of, iv. 264
tine's attempt to check, i. 173

John, St. the Evangelist, the writer of
Infidel philosophers, French, iji. 293 the Apocalypse, i. 1–35; banished to
Infidelity, spirit of, answering to the first Patmos, 55–57; his probable reflec-
of the three frogs, iv, 29-33

tions there, 57–71; his representative
Inquisition, the, prepared A.D. 1183, first character on the Apocalyptic scene,

institution of A.D. 1233, i. 21 ; re-orga- 102, 268-272, 460, 479, ii. 110
nization of in 1478, ii, 28; cruelties Journalism, the age of, iv. 31
practised by, prior to Reformation, 28; Jubilee, the papal institution of, ii. 17,
re-instituted in the present century, iv. 25; last in 1825, iii. 371
34, 35

Judgment, on Papal Rome, iv. 107
Interdict, Papal, iii. 156, 18]

the final, iv. 247
Interrex, Roman, no separate form of Judgment day, mention of tiine of, for-
government, iii. 100

bidden to the Romish doctors, ii. 83
Irenæus, his testimony as to the date of Judson, the Missionary, iii. 438

the Apocalypse decisive, i. 25, 35-37, Justification by faith alone, held by all
49; his prophetic views, i. 201, iii. 83, the reformed Churches, ij. 189—191;
iv. 308, 538

strenuously maintained by Claude of
Isaiah, apocryphal vision of, i. 74

Turin, 225
Israel, the twelve tribes of, (Apoc. vii.) Justin Martyr, a witness to the authen-

mystical sense of, i. 233-236 ; appel- ticity of the Apocalypse, i. 24, 25
lative of, and promises to, assumed by Justinian's Decree in favour of Popes,
the Church corporate established under iii. 135, 170; authorities for it as be-
Constantine, 240—242; God's Israel, ginning of the 1260 years, 252–254
the 144,000 elected out of, 237, 238 Justinian's civil law, iii. 170; its abro-

gation at the French Revolution, 361
James, king, not the discoverer of mean-
ing of Beast's seven heads, iii. 99, iv.


Kalapos, meaning of, ii. 183
Janizaries, massacre of the, iii. 399 Key, Mahomet's, i. 423, 424
Jansen, certain of his propositions con- Keys, Papal, ii. 131, 143, 151
demned by the Pope, i. 290

King, the wilful or apostate, iv. 15);
Jehoshaphat, the valley of, prophecy applied to the Pope, 156 ; comes to his
concerning, iv. 172

end, 166
Jericho, the

mystical, of the New Testa- Kings, often humbled before Popes, iii.
ment, i. 323, 324

Jerome, his virtual defence of saint-wor- Kings, the ten, to tear the Woman, when

ship, i. 311, 312; his view of the pro- the Word of God fulfilled, on 7th
phecies respecting Antichrist and the Trumpet's sounding, (not before,) iii.
consummation, 366-372; his list of 349
the ten kings, iii. 122

Kings of the north and south, iv. 121,
Jerusalem, destruction of, by Titus, 59 &c.; 192, &c.

-61; on Jews' restoration to be a cup “ Kings from the East,” hardly to be ex-
of trembling to the enemy, iv. 172; plained of the Jews, iii. 405 ; who ?
afterwards the Mother Church of the 407 -409
Christian Universe, 244, its connexion Knight, Mr. J. C. on the genuineness of
with the new or heavenly Jerusalem, ib. the Apocalypse, i. 14

Labarum, the description of, i. 215, 218
Lamb, npon Mount Zion, iii. 258; the

marriage of, iv. 112, 246
Lamb passant, not the Papal flag, iii, 176
Lament over Babylon, iv. 106
Lamps, the seven (Apoc. iv. 5.) i. 85
Lateran Church, the, at Rome, deserip-

tion of, ii. 75
Lateran Council, the 4th, sanctions cru-

sades against heretics, ii. 378 ; transub-
stantiation, 11; auricular confession, 14

(5th) description of, ii. 75
-86, alluded to in Apoc. xi. 9, 391;
its insults and rejoicing over the dead

bodies of Christ's witnesses, 397-401
Law of Gratian and Valentinian, subject-
ing Western Clergy to Popes, iii. 168

- Valentinian and Theodosius, iii.
169; subjecting the universal Clergy

to the Popes.
Lawless One, the, iii. 80, 86 ; characteris-

tic of the Popes, 148
Leighton, Archbishop, iii. 272
Leo X., his assumption to the Papal

throne, and splendid ceremonial ii. 49
-59, ascription of Christ's honors and
offices to, 54–55, 77-81 ; his voice

as a lion roaring, 84, his death, 193
Lesson, the Noble, of the Waldenses,

enquiry into its date, ii. 328–343; its
probable author, 340–342 ; extracts
from, 350—354, 374 ; given in full,

Let, the, or hindrance, to Antichrist's

development, iii 84 ; its removal, 145
Licentiousness in France, the result of

the Papal system, and preparative
to the Revolution, iii. 317
Licinius the Emperor, iii. 16, 21
Lightning-struck places anciently deem-

ed accursed, iii. 181. So with Papal

Literature, revival of, in the 15th cen-

tury, vain so any moral reformation, ii.
33, 34
Living creatures, the four, of Ezekiel, i.

88, 89; Romish application of, 92
Locusts, the Apocalyptic, " (Apoc. ix.) i.

407-414; æra of their settlement, 437
Lollard's, the witnessing of and the perse-

cution by the Roman Pontiffs, ii. 380
Lombards, a horn of the Beast, iii. 121 ;

plucked up, 141
Luther, the master spirit of the Refor-

mation, ii. 89; his early struggles, 90 ;
enters a monastery, 91--93; comforted
by Staupitz, 94-96 ; his discovery of
Christ the Saviour, 96, 97 ; appointed
a Doctor of Divinity at Wittenberg,
98; publishes his Theses against in-
dulgences, 100; discovers the Pope to
be Antichrist, 118, 119; burns the
Papal Bull that excommunicates him,
120; his impression as to the near-
ness of Christ's kingdom, 132–136 ;

takes the office and title of Evangelist,

Lyonnese Martyrs, the, i. 25

Mahomet, the fallen star of Apoe. ix. );

i. 419_423; his birth and family, 420
-422; origin of his imposture, 492,
423 ; his key, 423, 424
Mahommedism, rise of, i. 416 ; progress

of, during the first woe, 424-126
Mahuzzim, meaning of, iv. 151, 156, 157
Man of Sin, identical with the Apoea-

lyptic Beast's eighth head, in. 76, 87;
apparently a succession or class, 80;
how to be manifested, 84, 86
Manchild, the sum-clothed woman's, born,

&c., iii. 10, 11
Manicheism, false charge of, against the

Paulikians, ii. 292, 451–467 ; more
applicable to the Church of Rome, 293
Manifestation of the sons of God, iv. 216
Martin of Tours, superstitious reverence

of, i. 309; his notion about Antichrist,

Maptupia, sense of the word (Apoe. Ii.

7) ii. 369; completion of, by the Wit-
nesses, 367, 368
Martyrium, or Martyr Church, i. 315
Martyrs, æra of, i. 186, 197; cry for

vengeance under 5th Seal, 198–202;
memorials of early Christian in the
catacombs at Rome, 201; investiture
of the, with white robes, 208-210

further notice of honours paid
them, iii. 25; worship of begun in 4th
century, 305-316
Martyn, Henry, iï. 438
Mary, Virgin, progress to worship of,

ii. 305; in Italy, ii. 362, 364 ; after
Peace of Paris, iv. 158. (See Virgin.)
Maxentius, ii. 16
Maximian, iï. 15
Maximin, iii. 16
Megiddo, derivation of the name, iv. 86
Mehemet Ali, his revolt against the Tur-

kish Sultan, iii. 400
Melancthon, his opinion as to the near-

ness of the second Advent, ii. 137–

Melito, Bishop of Sardis, his testimony

to the Apocalypse, i. 26
Mendicant orders, origin of, ii. 31 ; their

vices and hypocrisy, 32
Messiah's kingdom predicted by David,

iv. 203
Metropolitan Bishops, ii. 166, 168
Michael, ii. 128; üi. 21
Michaelis, an impugner of the genuine-

ness of the Apocalypse, i. 3, 8
Milan, edict of, by Constantine, ii. 16, 19
Millennary, termination of the sixth, iv.

256 ; the seventh, ib
Millennium, the, iv. 175; opinion of the

earlier Fathers concerning, 177, of Au-
gustine, 179, 183; of Grotius and Ham-

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