Chapter Summaries of Daniel

Daniel 1 5 Dec 2012 4 comments

1 Nebuchadnezzar brought the young nobles to Shinar. Daniel resolved not to defile himself with the king's food. God gave him wisdom.

Daniel 2 6 Dec 2012 4 comments

2 Nebuchadnezzar had dreams. Daniel said, "God reveals mysteries. You saw a great statue broken by a stone. God will set up a kingdom."

Daniel 3 7 Dec 2012 10 comments

3 Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego would not worship the gold statue. Nebuchadnezzar threw them into the furnace but God protected them.

Daniel 4 8 Dec 2012 2 comments

4 "I, Nebuchadnezzar, dreamt of a tree cut down. Daniel said, 'You shall eat grass like an ox.' Afterwards my kingdom was restored."

Daniel 5 9 Dec 2012 2 comments

5 Belshazzar drank from the temple vessels. A hand wrote on the wall. Daniel said, "Your kingdom is given to the Medes and Persians."

Daniel 6 10 Dec 2012 3 comments

6 The satraps urged Darius to sign a law against prayer. Daniel prayed to God and was thrown to the lions. God closed the lions' mouths.

Daniel 7 11 Dec 2012 1 comment

7 Daniel saw visions. I saw four great beasts. The Son of Man was given an everlasting kingdom. The fourth beast shall be destroyed.

Daniel 8 12 Dec 2012 2 comments

8 I saw a ram with two horns. A goat with a large horn struck the ram. Gabriel said: "The ram is Media and Persia, the goat is Greece."

Daniel 9 13 Dec 2012 1 comment

9 I read the book of Jeremiah. I prayed, "Israel has sinned. O God, forgive." Gabriel said, "Seventy weeks are decreed for atonement."

Daniel 10 14 Dec 2012 1 comment

10 As I mourned I saw a man with a face like lightning. He said, "The prince of Persia delayed me. I came to explain the latter days."

Daniel 11 15 Dec 2012 1 comment

11 "The king of the south will fight the king of the north. The king of the north will desecrate the temple. He will exalt himself."

Daniel 12 16 Dec 2012 2 comments

12 "There will be a time of distress." I said, "How long?" He said, "Time, times and half a time. These words are sealed until the end."

Chris Juby

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