Daniel 12:6-8 Lexham English Bible (LEB)
6 Then he said to the man who was clothed in linen who was above[a] the water of the stream,[b] “How long until[c] the end of the wonders?” 7 And I heard the man who was clothed in linen who was above[d] the water of the stream,[e] and he raised his right hand and his left hand to heaven and he swore by the one who lives forever[f] that an appointed time, appointed times, and half an appointed time would pass when the shattering of the power of the holy people[g] would be completed;[h] then all these things will be accomplished.
Daniel Seeks Additional Insights
8 Now I myself heard, but I did not understand, and I said, “My lord, what will be the outcome of these things?”
Daniel 12:6-8 New International Version (NIV)
6 One of them said to the man clothed in linen, who was above the waters of the river, “How long will it be before these astonishing things are fulfilled?”
7 The man clothed in linen, who was above the waters of the river, lifted his right hand and his left hand toward heaven, and I heard him swear by him who lives forever, saying, “It will be for a time, times and half a time.[a] When the power of the holy people has been finally broken, all these things will be completed.”
8 I heard, but I did not understand. So I asked, “My lord, what will the outcome of all this be?”