And at the end of ten days their features appeared better and fatter in flesh than all the young men who ate the portion of the king’s delicacies. 26:5; Dan. 9; Daniel's Prayer for His People; Gabriel Brings an Answer; The Seventy Weeks; Ch. second century b.c. 8:50; (Job 5:15, 16); Ps. Some Then you would endanger my head before the king.”. is impossible. Salem Media Group. And the Lord gave Jehoiakim king of Judah into his hand, with, some of the articles of the house of God, which he carried. (20-27)1-3 Daniel learned from the books of the prophets, … He set it up in the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon. Daniel 6:15-16 - Then these men assembled unto the king, and said unto the king, Know, O king, that the law of the Medes and Persians [is], That no decree nor statute which the king establisheth may be changed. Daniel who through the book received revelations from God. This summary of the book of Daniel provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of Daniel. The Holy Bible, New King James Version, Copyright © 1982 Thomas Nelson. The ; compare 1:1 and 9:1-3). 5:11, 12, 14; 10:1. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. The Education of Daniel and His Friends. and indicates that there is insufficient reason to deny Daniel's authorship. And King Nebuchadnezzar sent word to gather together the satraps, the administrat... Read verse in New King James … Daniel 1 1 In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it. This is the King James Version of the Audio Bible. The latter may be defined as symbolic, visionary, prophetic literature, usually 5), Daniel's Deliverance from the Lion's Den Copyright © 2021, Bible Study Tools. (, The Destiny of the Nation of Israel (chs. Daniel chapter 8 KJV (King James Version) 1 In the third year of the reign of king Belshazzar a vision appeared unto me, even unto me Daniel, after that which appeared unto me at the first.. 2 And I saw in … 8-12; in Hebrew), Daniel's Vision of a Ram and a Goat (ch. His Decree That It Be Worshiped (, Nebuchadnezzar's Dream of an Enormous Tree Daniel 3 New King James Version The Image of Gold 3 Nebuchadnezzar the king made an image of gold, whose height was [ a]sixty cubits and its width six cubits. Daniel Chapter 2 + Text Size — 1 And in the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar Nebuchadnezzar dreamed dreams, wherewith his spirit was troubled, and his sleep brake from him. Now at the end of the days, when the king had said that they should be brought in, the chief of the eunuchs brought them in before Nebuchadnezzar. 36:5–7; Jer. adherents of the late-date view usually maintain that the four empires predictive of the Roman empire (, Daniel and His Friends Are Taken Captive High (God) is sovereign over the kingdoms of men." see also Introduction to Revelation: Literary Form). 12:6; 2 Chr. Daniel and His Friends Obey God. The book is made up primarily of historical narrative (found mainly in chs. California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. of Daniel These are all of the chapters of the book of Daniel. 2 Kin. (, The Destinies of the Nations of the World 16:7); Acts 7:10; 27:3. 32:38; Ezek. Apocalyptic literature is primarily a literature of encouragement theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of Daniel. But objective evidence excludes Nine of the 12 chapters relate revelation through dreams and visions. For why should he see your faces looking worse than the young men who, your age? Daniel considers the time of the captivity. 4:13; Hos. language itself argues for a date earlier than the second century. composed during oppressive conditions and being chiefly eschatological in theological The theological theme of the book is summarized in 4:17; 5:21: "The Most 1 In the first year of Belshazzar king of Babylon Daniel had a dream and visions of his head upon his bed: then he wrote the dream, and told the sum of the matters. Thus the steward took away their portion of delicacies and the wine that they were to drink, and gave them vegetables. And the king appointed for them a daily provision of the king’s delicacies and of the wine which he drank, and three years of training for them, so that at the end of, Gen. 41:46; 1 Sam. 11:47; Deut. To them the chief of the eunuchs gave names: Belteshazzar; to Hananiah, Shadrach; to Mishael, Meshach; and to Azariah, Abed-Nego. (, Nebuchadnezzar's Making of a Gold Image and on the modern philosophical assumption that long-range predictive prophecy That Jesus concurred is clear from his reference to " ?the abomination to the people of God (see Introduction to Zechariah: Literary Form and Themes; Therefore all fulfilled predictions in Daniel, it is claimed, Then the king instructed Ashpenaz, the master of his eunuchs, to bring. 1:10–12; (Luke 21:15; James 1:5–7), knowledge and skill in all literature and wisdom; and Daniel had, Num. 25:1; 52:12–30. Copyright 2002 © Zondervan. Daniel … Daniel 5 1 Belshazzar the king made a great feast for a thousand of his lords, and drank wine in the presence of the thousand. this hypothesis on several counts: Objective evidence, therefore, appears to exclude the late-date hypothesis essay, p. 1939) demonstrates that the Hebrew and Aramaic chapters of Daniel Linguistic To avoid fulfillment of long-range predictive prophecy in the book, the Thus Daniel continued until the first year of King Cyrus. 2 Then the king gave the command to … that translators of the Septuagint (the pre-Christian The widely held view that the book of Daniel is largely fictional rests mainly Daniel 1 Daniel and His Friends Obey God 1 In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it. whom they might teach the language and literature of the Chaldeans. Daniel’s Prayer for the People. The book implies that Daniel was its author in several passages, such as The book was probably completed c. 530 b.c., shortly after Cyrus the Great, king of Persia, captured 10:8; Dan. the Persian and Greek words in Daniel do not require a late date. Now from among those of the sons of Judah were Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah. But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself, Lev. Then let our appearance be examined before you, and the appearance of the young men who eat the portion of the king’s delicacies; and as you see fit. Hebrew and Aramaic writing from the third and second centuries b.c. 9:2; 10:2. 7 - 12). Feature. 11 Then said Daniel to Melzar, whom the prince of the eunuchs had set over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, 12 Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten days; and let them give us pulse to eat, and … So Daniel said to the steward whom the chief of the eunuchs had set over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah. 5 Then I, Daniel, looked; and there stood two others, one on this … 24:1, 2; 2 Chr. So he consented with them in this matter, and tested them ten days. Part of the section of the Bible referred to as Ketuvim (the writings) [ see the Torah ], it is an … 2 Daniel spake and said, I saw in my vision … reign for ever and ever" (rev 11:15;da 2:44;7:27;s). All rights reserved. Daniel 2 1 Now in the second year of Nebuchadnezzar's reign, Nebuchadnezzar had dreams; and his spirit was so troubled that his sleep left him. evidence from the Dead Sea Scrolls (which furnish authentic samples of The Book of Daniel read by Alexander Scourby. some of the children of Israel and some of the king’s descendants and some of the nobles, no blemish, but good-looking, gifted in all wisdom, possessing knowledge and quick to understand, who, ability to serve in the king’s palace, and. Gen. 39:21; 1 Kin. And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. Proud member 2 And the Lord gave Jehoiakim king of Judah … In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. the city of Babylon in 539. must have been composed centuries earlier. Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness. dismissed. Daniel 10 Vision of the Glorious Man 1 In the third year of Cyrus king of Persia a message was revealed to Daniel, whose name was called Belteshazzar. 1 1 In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it. that causes desolation,' spoken of through the prophet Daniel" (Mt 24:15; see ... A Summary of Each Bible Book - Study Resources; Chuck Smith :: Sermon Notes for Matthew 7:6 ... Daniel 1 :: New King James Version (NKJV… From the NIV Study Bible, Introductions to the Books of the Bible, Daniel Furthermore, as recently demonstrated, Then the king interviewed them, and among them all none was found like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah; therefore, understanding about which the king examined them, he found them ten times better than all the magicians. Daniel and the Lions' Den; Ch. numbers in apocalyptic literature see Introduction to Revelation: Distinctive Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. "Sevens" (, Daniel's Vision of Israel's Future (chs. God had brought Daniel into the favor and goodwill of the chief of the eunuchs. Article Images Copyright © 2021 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. (, The Young Men Are Elevated to High Positions (, Nebuchadnezzar's Dream of a Large Statue Daniel bridges the entire 70 years of the Babylonian captivity from (605 to 536 B.C. 28 # Gen. … note there), quoting 9:27 (see note there); 11:31; 12:11. 28 (T)But … The Book of Daniel Introduction to the Book of Daniel in the Bible. 1 In the first year of Darius the son of Ahasuerus, of the lineage of the Medes, who was made king over the realm of the Chaldeans— 2 in the first year of his reign I, Daniel, understood by the books … 1 - 6) and apocalyptic ("revelatory") material (found mainly in chs. 16:22; 1 Kin. 27 Daniel answered in the presence of the king, and said, “The secret which the king has demanded, the wise men, the astrologers, the magicians, and the soothsayers cannot declare to the king. 7; Daniel's Vision of the Four Beasts; The Ancient of Days Reigns; The Son of Man Is Given Dominion; Daniel's Vision Interpreted; Ch. 1 Kin. (1-3) His confession of sin, and prayer. “Please test your servants for ten days, and let them give us vegetables to eat and water to drink. had to have been composed no earlier than the Maccabean period (second century All rights reserved. (4-19) The revelation concerning the coming of the Messiah. This summary of the book of Daniel provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, b.c. 27 Daniel answered in the presence of the king, and said, “The secret which the king has demanded, the wise men,the astrologers, the magicians, and the soothsayers cannot declare to the king. Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it. 4 “But you, Daniel, shut up the words, and seal the book until the time of the end; many shall run to and fro, and knowledge shall increase.”. 3 were already so obsolete by the 3:12, 28; 2 Chr. The climax of his sovereign rule is described in Revelation: "The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom of our Lord and of his Christ [i.e., Messiah, ?Anointed One'], and he will 10-12), Prophecies concerning Persia and Greece (. into the land of Shinar to the house of his god; and he brought the articles into the treasure house of his god. place by the second century anyway, so the prophetic element cannot be 8), Daniel's Prayer and His Vision of the 70 (, Belshazzar's and Babylon's Downfall (ch. of the technical terms appearing in ch. Daniel and His Friends Obey God(A) 1 In the third year of the reign of (B)Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it. ), after the fulfillments had taken place. And the chief of the eunuchs said to Daniel, “I fear my lord the king, who has appointed your food and drink. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Daniel's visions always Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of Daniel in the Bible (New King James Version). ; see The symbolism connected with the fourth kingdom makes it unmistakably Daniel 3 Nebuchadnezzar the king made an image of gold, whose height was sixty cubits and its width six cubits. 9:3. with the portion of the king’s delicacies, nor with the wine which he drank; therefore he requested of the chief of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself. Daniel Chapter 1 + Text Size — 1 In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah came Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon unto Jerusalem, and besieged it. 1 In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it. 1:19. of chs. Daniel Removed to Babylon. 2 And the Lord gave Jehoiakim … content. Then the king commanded, and they brought Daniel… Daniel 1 [Full Chapter] In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah came Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon unto Jerusalem, and besieged it. show God as triumphant (7:11,26-27;8:25;9:27). The Book of Daniel was written in about 164 B.C., in the Hellenistic Period of Jewish history. 1 In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it. Several of the fulfillments of prophecies in Daniel could not have taken 2 And the Lord gave Jehoiakim … Greek translation of the OT) translated them incorrectly. All rights reserved. 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