(12:1-13) Assorted nonsense about who knows what.
(12:1) "At that time shall Michael stand up ... and there shall be a time of trouble, such
as never was since there was a nation even to that same time: and at that
time thy people shall be delivered, every one that shall be found written in
"And many of them that sleep in the dust of the earth shall
awake, some to everlasting life."
Is death final?
Does Hell exist?
(12:4) "But thou, O Daniel, shut up the words, and seal the book, even to the time of the end."
(12:5) "Then I Daniel looked, and, behold, there stood other two, the one on this
side of the bank of the river, and the other on that side of the bank of the
(12:6) "And one said to the man clothed in linen, which was upon the waters of the
river, How long shall it be to the end of these wonders?"
(12:7) "I heard the man clothed in linen, which was upon the waters of the
river, when he held up his right hand and his left hand unto heaven, and
sware by him that liveth for ever that it shall be for a time, times, and an half; and
when he shall have accomplished to scatter the power of the holy people, all
these things shall be finished."
Is it OK to take oaths?
(12:8) "I heard, but I understood not: then said I, O my Lord, what shall be
the end of these things?"
(12:9) "He said, Go thy way, Daniel: for the words are closed up and sealed
till the time of the end."
(12:10) "Many shall be purified, and made white."
So is everyone in heaven white? Or do only white people go there? Or what?
(12:11) "From the time that the daily sacrifice shall be taken away, and the
abomination that maketh desolate set up, there shall be a thousand two
hundred and ninety days."
"Blessed is he that waiteth, and cometh to the thousand three hundred and
five and thirty days."
What must you do to be saved?
(12:13) "But go thou thy way till the end be: for thou shalt rest, and stand in thy
lot at the end of the days."