In what literal language is this persecution of the people of God further described?

Answer

"And his power shall be mighty, but not by his own power: and he shall destroy wonderfully, and shall
prosper, and practice, and shall destroy the mighty and the holy people." Verse 24.
 


In what event was this prophecy fulfilled?
What is necessary in order that the preaching of the gospel may be profitable?
What, more than all else, proves the perpetuity and immutability of the law of God?
21. What shows that the new, or second, covenant and the Abrahamic covenant are virtually the same?
With what is God's seal connected?
Why was the gospel to be preached to the Gentiles?
How long will they live?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle