17 So he came where I stood: and when he came, I was afraid, and fell upon my face: but he said unto me, Understand, O son of man: for [a]in the last time shall be the vision.

18 Now as he was speaking unto me, I being asleep fell on my face to the ground: but he touched me, and set me up in my place.

19 And he said, Behold, I will show thee what shall be in the last [b]wrath: for in the end of the time appointed it shall come.

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  1. Daniel 8:17 The effect of this vision shall not yet appear, but a long time after.
  2. Daniel 8:19 Meaning, that great rage which Antiochus should show against the Church.