Central to the Adventist Church’s theology is the claim that there’s a decree from a Persian king in Ezra 7 to rebuild the city of Jerusalem which marks the start of the 70 weeks of Daniel, based on Daniel 9:25. This decree supposedly was sent forth in 457 BC by Artaxerxes I. But is this correct? If not, then the SDA Church’s entire end times chronology is off.
In this clip, Dr. Samuel Frost, Th.D, a Daniel scholar, shares his thoughts. You can watch the full stream here.