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Summary of the Book of Daniel - The King James Bible Online (KJV)
The content of the Book of Daniel according to the King James Bible Online (KJV) contains a short overview of the main subjects, people, events and ancient topics in the following summary of this Book in the Holy Bible:
- Daniel is book number 27 in the Old Testament of the Bible. It contains 12 chapters.
- Daniel was one of the four great prophets of the Bible, but unlike other prophets it is not said that God spoke directly to Daniel. Instead Daniel experienced dreams and visions.
- The Book of Daniel consists of two distinct parts. The first part, consisting of the first six chapters, is chiefly historical
- The second part of the Book of Daniel consists of the remaining six chapters and is chiefly prophetical.
- Daniel was among the Jews who were taken captive into Babylon where rose to a high position in government.
- The content summary of the the Book of Daniel is follows:
- The first part details the period of the Captivity in Babylon
- The Prophetical Part consists of three visions and one lengthened prophetical communication.
- The online Bible stories, plot, characters and events detailed in this summary of Daniel in the Lion's Den
- Daniel and three other young Israelite men named Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego are held as prisoners in Babylon
- They impress the King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon with their wisdom and he gives Daniel a role as a high ranking official
- Daniel impresses King Nebuchadnezzar again by interpreting his dreams
- King Nebuchadnezzar then orders his empire to worship a huge golden image
- Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego refuse and are thrown into a furnace
- Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego rescued from the furnace by God
- Other officials are jealous of Daniel and plot to have him removed. They persuade the king to decree that everyone must pray only to him.
- Daniel continues to pray to God and is thrown into the lion's den
- Daniel is rescued from the Lion's den by God
- God gives Daniel visions of the future.
- The Prophecies of Daniel:
- He predicted when an anointed one would be rejected in Daniel 9:24-26
- He predicted foretold the destruction of Jerusalem and the Temple in Daniel 9:24-26
- He predicted the four great kingdoms in Daniel 2:32-33
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