Genesis 49:1 Commentary - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and GraphicsJacob. See notes on Gen 32:28; Gen 43:8; Gen 45:26, Gen 45:28. which shall befall you. This blessing (Gen 49:28) is therefore direct prophecy.
the last days. First occurance of fourteen: Gen 49:1. Num 24:14. Deu 4:30; Deu 31:29. Isa 2:2. Jer 23:20; Jer 30:24; Jer 48:47; Jer 49:39. Eze 38:16. Dan 2:28; Dan 10:14. Hos 3:5. Mic 4:1. In ten of these rendered "latter days". A study of these will show that the prophecy (Gen 49:1) and "blessing" (Gen 49:28) extends to, and embraces the days of Messiah, and His first and second advents.
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Ethelbert William Bullinger AKC (1837 – 1913) was an Anglican clergyman, biblical scholar, and ultradispensationalist theologian.