OBSERVATIONS upon the
APOCALYPSE of St. JOHN.
By Sir ISAAC NEWTON.
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To the Right Honourable
P E T E R
Lord K I N G,
Baron of Ockham, Lord High Chancellor of Great-Britain.
I shall make no Apology for addressing the following Sheets to Your Lordship, who lived in a long Intercourse of Friendship with the Author; and, like him, amidst occupations of a different nature, made Religion your voluntary Study; and in all your Enquiries and Actions, have shewn the same inflexible Adherence to Truth and Virtue.
I shall always reckon it one of the Advantages of my Relation to Sir Isaac Newton, that it affords me an opportunity of making this publick acknowledgment of the unfeigned Respect of,
My Lord, Your Lordship’s most obedient, and
most humble Servant, Benj. Smith.
Observations upon the Apocalypse of St. John.
CHAP. I. Introduction, concerning the time when the Apocalypse was written.
CHAP. II. Of the relation which the Apocalypse of John hath to the Book of the Law of Moses, and to the worship of God in the Temple.
CHAP. III. Of the relation which the Prophecy of John hath to those of Daniel; and of the Subject of the Prophecy.