So he came near 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: that for the time of the end shall be the vision.
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George Leo Haydock
Man. So Ezechiel is usually styled, to show that the human nature is different from that of angels, and would be greatly honoured by Jesus Christ, who takes this appellation. (Worthington)
Of the end, or determined. This shall take place, (Calmet) but the period is distinct. (Grotius ver. 26.)