13:19 For in those days there will be suffering 3 unlike anything that has happened 4 from the beginning of the creation that God created until now, or ever will happen.
1 sn The reference to the abomination of desolation is an allusion to Dan 9:27. Though some have seen the fulfillment of Daniel’s prophecy in the actions of Antiochus IV (or a representative of his) in 167
3 tn Traditionally, “tribulation.”
4 sn Suffering unlike anything that has happened. Some refer this event to the destruction of Jerusalem in
5 tn Traditionally, “tribulation.”