An intimation Of an European phasis Of the world's power, hostile to the kingdom of God, is to be found in chap. Xi. After the Kingdom of God has, for such protracted periods, been subject to the world's power, the relation will suddenly be reversed at the end of the days the mountain of the house of the' Lord shall be exalted above all the hills, and all nations shall ﬂow into it, chap. Ii. 2.