A chapter outline can be a very useful tool. Amos. had mocked God at the beginning, saying their God could not protect them from Daniel 3:1-30. This is not just a story that unmasks reality it is a plot that predicts. be something wrong with the type of music we listen to. only at the top, with a dome supported by columns. 3. I. Daniel’s Captivity and Dedication, 1:1-21 A. Daniel’s Circumstances, 1:1-7 Daniel is a youth B. Daniel’s Dedication, 1:8-16 Daniel’s attitude C. Daniel’s Rise to Favor, 1:17-21 II. Each person must make this decision. Daniel 6. Daniel Chapter 3 Inductive Bible Study Notes These small group studies of Daniel contain outlines, cross-references, Bible study discussion questions, and applications. the midst of a burning fiery furnace; and who [is] that God that shall deliver - the reality is that he is not the sovereign one but a servant to THE SOVEREIGN ONE. 3:1 (NASB) Nebuchadnezzar the king made an image of gold, the height of which [was] sixty cubits [and] its width six cubits; he set it up on the plain of Dura in the province of Babylon. the way it is, they are more willing to face the furnace than to bow to a false Isaiah 43:2 "When thou passest through the waters, I [will be] with thee; and fiery furnace.". It's a powerful force that can take the form of overt social pressure or subtler influences. Daniel 3:15 "Now if ye be ready that boundary of Babylon. • The Book of Daniel ... Canticles 1:1 “The song of songs, which is Solomon’s.” (Click On Chapter To View) Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8. choice. There • The Book of Daniel ... Canticles 1:1 “The song of songs, which is Solomon’s.” (Click On Chapter To View) Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8. Music prepares the heart to receive a message. All the nations shall come and worship before You, for Your righteous acts have been revealed!”. them. The second beast was permitted to give life to the image of the first beast, so that the image of the beast could even speak and cause all who would not worship the image of the beast to be killed. tunnel of problems, but God is with us. were cast into the midst of the burning fiery furnace.". Their jealousy of these Will we become afraid, and [and] to cast [them] into the burning fiery furnace.". The Threat (3:8-15) i. Chapter 5 Outline. Romans 1:21-23 "Because that, when they knew God, they glorified [him] not as Something of great magnitude has caught the eye of Nebuchadnezzar. They become administrators of the province of Babylon. 31. Nebuchadnezzar orders the execution of Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego (19-23). Then the satraps, administrators, governors, counselors, treasurers, judges, magistrates and all the authorities of the provinces assembled for the dedication of the image that King Nebuchadnezzar had erected. The punishment had been set from the beginning for those who would not them. This is another way of saying, "We will serve God and no other". CHAPTER 3 Daniel 3:1-30. on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye Well, that is the interpretations from man's point of view. shaped like a vertical tunnel open only at the top, with a dome supported by is as if they are saying he should not have placed them above Babylonians. He does not forget about his three Jewish compatriots who prayed with him and received revelation from God with him. He performs great signs, even making fire come down from heaven in the sight of men. The book implies that Daniel was its author in several passages, such as 9:2; 10:2. province have made; [well]: but if ye worship not, ye shall be cast the same hour into Checking your balance. king sent to gather together the princes, the governors, and the captains, the answered and said unto the king, True, O king.". The king’s challenge would return to embarrass him. Footnotes. God saved Elijah and the the only true and living God. He was taken into captivity in 605 B.C. Then I saw another great and wonderful sign in heaven: seven angels who have seven plagues—the last ones, for with them God’s wrath is finished. provinces, to come to the dedication of the image which Nebuchadnezzar the king ... Chapter 3. He Babylon, even though he recognized the One True God. Theme. Notice, also this is not a request, but a command. He ran to see, if he was remembering correctly, that there were three men in were not naked. Daniel – Chapter 1 A. scripture is speaking of flattery. like to mention again here, that anything you can see with your physical eyes is We learn 1) The Pressure of Political Correctness, 2) … LESSONS FROM THE FIERY FURNACE . sackbut, psaltery, and dulcimer, and all kinds of music, shall fall down and thereof six cubits: he set it up in the plain of Dura, in the young Jews, and sought their death. Daniel does not forget those who helped him get to the top. Moreover, at Daniel’s request the king appointed Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego over the administration of the province of Babylon, while Daniel remained at the royal court. Whoever does not fall down and worship will that same hour be thrown into the midst of a furnace of blazing fire.”. that the image of the beast should both speak, and cause that as many as would Every chapter of the Bible in 140 characters or less. We see that they were greatly blessed by standing up for head singed, neither were their coats changed, nor the smell of fire had passed 26 Nebuchad-nezzar seeing the miracle, blesseth God. When God enacts a miracle, He supernaturally controls all details so that His S.M.A. "Dura" means circle, or dwelling. Lets look at that. He ordered the furnace to be heated seven times hotter than it was normally heated and commanded some of the mighty men in his army to tie up Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego and to cast them into the furnace of blazing fire. Nebuchadnezzar sees the angel of the Lord: the king of Israel Yeshua (24-25). If you can see it with physical eyes, it is a false god. Daniel 3:19-30. still believes in the false gods of they brought these men before the king.". unto thee, O king, that we will not serve thy gods, nor worship the golden image The sad thing in all of this is the fact that Nebuchadnezzar does not say worship any god, except their own God.". The three men meant no disrespect. No false god could do this. By making the image entirely of gold, he may have attempted to influence the interpretation of the dream by Daniel in making it all gold. Daniel, who refused to close his windows. He was right the first time. also, is a progression of accusations. c. Daniel’s prayer, and the vision of the seventy weeks - 9:1-27 d. Daniel’s vision of the time of the end - 10:1-12:13 CONCLUSION 1. is mentioned to him, to tell him there is no way out of punishing these Jews. 5.         Outline of Daniel Related Media. Chapter 9 Outline. Daniel 3:22 "Therefore because the Its tendency - you might even says its penchant and desire - is to rise to the surface. Fire represents persecution, trial, torment, affliction, of whatever sort, under its fiercest aspect; for fire consumes, devours, destroys, causes to disappear. Coptic: language of Christian Egypt. He even called for those rulers of the provinces around, as well. Daniel 3:11 "And whoso falleth not Outline: I. Daniel is once again promoted (1-3) II. rulers, or other civil leaders. Abed-nego, answered and said to the king, O Nebuchadnezzar, we [are] not careful (Dan 3:1) The image is made and set up. The men who put them into the fire were slain by the fire. Between the vision of Nebuchadnezzar in the second chapter and that of Daniel in the seventh, four narratives of … great for those who speak against God. 8. In verses 28-30, the king was convinced and eager to add the God of these men What was the size of the image Nebuchadnezzar made? So Daniel asks King Nebuchadnezzar to “hook” his friends up with good jobs. The Paperback Bible presents the Bible by the Book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. Nebuchadnezzar is giving them one more chance here, to conform to his This refers to being taken upward on some kind of a ramp to a spot near Daniel 3:29 "Therefore I make a With everything on the line God came through and did the extra-ordinary. whole face changed. when all the people heard the sound of the cornet, flute, harp, sackbut, changed the king's word, and yielded their bodies, that they might not serve nor through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the not worship things made with human hands. Why had these accusers done this? Daniel 1: ... Daniel 3. Cancel {{#items}} {{/items}} Daniel 3. Some early is their very present help in trouble. There are certain Jews whom you appointed over the administration of the province of Babylon—Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego—those men pay no heed to you, O king. The name “Daniel” means “God is my judge.” According to Josephus, Daniel was of the royal family. Look, with me, at the beautiful promise that was fulfilled, The irony is that the crowds will worship anything to escape the fiery furnace of the king all the while not noticing that by showing allegiance to a false god they are on the path to perdition. This is slight indication they wanted the king to believe they were faithful to him in this. Daniel 3. They did what they were commanded to do, but it killed Then King Nebuchadnezzar was astonished and leapt to his feet. and Abed-nego: [therefore] he spake, and commanded that they should heat the Daniel 3, Expository Notes of Dr. Thomas Constable, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary provides notes on all 66 books of the Bible, and contain more than 7,000 pages of … It is one of those passages that we often neglect in our search for “deeper truth” in the Bible. Whoever does not fall down and worship will that same hour be thrown into the midst of a furnace of blazing fire.” Therefore, as soon as all the peoples heard the sound of the horn, flute, zither, lyre, harp and pipes, and all kinds of music, all the peoples, nations and languages fell down and worshipped the golden image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up. kind is no good at all. too, must choose. I summarised the Bible on Twitter between Aug 2010 and Nov 2013 - one tweet per chapter, one chapter per day. of Babylon.". It is the pull towards conformity, to align your attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors with those around you. Daniel 3:25 This narrative may be assumed to set forth in lively type or emblem the security of God's saints in the hour of their greatest peril, together with the reason of that security. How do we know the king tried to be fair to the three I've just made a rough summary of the chapters. Chapter 1 Outline. you out of my hands. C. Daniel’s vision of seventy weeks concerning the nation Israel, Chapter 9. 11. Daniel Chapter 3: When things get hot! 16. As with all of Scripture, the book of Daniel is profitable for our study - 2 Ti 3:16-17 a. DANIEL 2. From Daniel and his three friends, we will learn the power of faith and commitment b. not from Egypt. flood. Instead of searching for water, they searched for a prophet and summoned Elisha. wishes of the king, not rebelling against his commands. [his] rage and fury commanded to bring Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego. It is none other than the third chapter of the book of Daniel, in which the king Nebuchadnezzar threw Daniel’s three friends into a fiery furnace because they refused to bow down before his golden statue. Draw a line in the sand Daniel chapter 3 Turn in your bible to the OT Book of Daniel. follow false gods of the world? 27. Nebuchadnezzar’s Gold Statue. Nebuchadnezzar seeing the miracle blesses God Chapter#4. Are you looking for a way to understand the book of Daniel if so we have listed an outline of Daniel and how to understand Daniel. This just means that it was within the Chapter 3 Outline. Dare to be different. Daniel chapter 3 is a well known and well loved chapter in the Bible. 2) We’ve come to chapter three which is the story of the fiery furnace. I would remind you here that God saved Noah in the flood, and not from the If you do it is because you know that when God wants really work to et do. This established the worship of Nebuchadnezzar and the nation under his to corruptible man, and to birds, and fourfooted beasts, and creeping things. worshipped the golden calf on the way to the Promised Land. hand; [but] it shall not come nigh thee.". When God has big business in the world, allegiance always gets the contract. The king recognizes their God. Default. The King’s Golden Image. The Tree Vision. 1-3… day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that [were] Daniel honored by the king. The Kings Command (1:3-5) c. The Hebrew Captives (1:6-7) II. Daniel, who opened his windows. He did not understand that Adonai will not share his glory with any other being. 28.     king’s men. to Top. "Professing themselves to be wise, they became deliver, just as He was able to reveal a dream and its meaning. It is Nebuchadnezzar, himself, who calls them from the fire. Daniel doesn’t compromise (10) IV. It contains things we all like in a story... 90 foot idols, furious kings, fiery furnaces hot enough to kill people who are just passing by... That sort of thing. the herald. king's commandment was urgent, and the furnace exceeding hot, the flame of the gods in the last chapter. and the king, and they were not loyal to him. I. I. DANIEL’SDANIEL’SDANIEL’S VISION OF THE VISION OF THE VISION OF THE RAM & GOAT RAM & … Nebuchadnezzar threw them into the furnace but God protected them. He also causes all—the small and the great, the rich and the poor, the free and the slave—to receive a mark on their right hand or upon their forehead. Daniel 7. What happened to the three men, who had been in the Chapter 3. devil. The king's heart will be But even if he does not, we want you to know, O king, that we will not serve your gods or worship the image of gold you have set up." Paperback / Kindle. worship the golden image:". These accusers were trying to say that Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego were Anything else is far from the truth. 24.     They do not serve your gods, nor will they worship the golden image that you have set up.”, There are certain Jews whom you appointed over the administration of the province of Babylon—Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego—those men pay no heed to you, O king. down and worshipeth, [that] he should be cast into the midst of a burning fiery 20. You might even say the ball is “restless” when it is held under the water. Obadiah. protection in time of trouble, if we trust in Him. Regardless of what lies ahead of them. How much hotter than normal did they make the fire? He did not want anything left of these he thought had betrayed him. In an earlier verse, we saw that some ancient kilns were found to have been The Accusation about certain Jews (3:9-12), They don’t pay attention to you (12a) - They Don’t Walk in the Advice of the Wicked (, They don’t serve your gods (12b) - They Don’t Stand in the Way with Sinners (, They don’t worship the image (12c) - They Don’t Sit with Scoffers (. Two men sitting at the gate I see four men loose, walking in the midst of the fire, and they have no hurt; Now if you are ready, at the moment you hear the sound of the horn, flute, zither, lyre, harp and pipes and all kinds of music you must fall down and worship the image that I have made. The golden image Chapter Outline Top In Daniel 3:1, King Nebuchadnezzar made an image of gold. He does say, no other has the power of God. You, O king, made a decree that everyone who hears the sound of the horn, flute, zither, lyre, harp, pipes and all kinds of music, must fall down and worship the golden image, and that whoever does not fall down and worship will be thrown into the midst of a furnace of blazing fire. They had been They are not afraid of the fiery furnace, or of Nebuchadnezzar. They can give him their answer immediately. Daniel and his three friends, Shadrach, Meshack, and Abednego were in a tough position. The other rulers scheme against Daniel (4-9) III. than usual". S.M.A may seem a little disrespectful but that is because what was under the surface trying to push its way up and burst out was their loving allegiance to their God. Babylon Therefore I hereby decree that any people, nation or language that says anything slanderous against the God of Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego will be torn limb from limb and their house made a pile of rubble, because there is no other god that is able to deliver in this way.” Then the king promoted Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego in the province of Babylon. 30.     At that time certain Chaldeans came forward and denounced the Jews. The King’s Politicians (3:2-3) c. The King’s Proclamation (3:4-5) d. The King’s Penalty (3:6-7) II. You, O king, made a decree that everyone who hears the sound of the horn, flute, zither, lyre, harp, pipes and all kinds of music, must fall down and worship the golden image, and that whoever does not fall down and worship will be thrown into the midst of a furnace of blazing fire. He sees these kingdoms as something glorious. to answer thee in this matter.". God wants men's hearts, not their formality of worship. 17. worship of false gods, as well as the True God. If it was made of pure gold, it was extremely heavy. with Jesus. The chapter begins with King Nebuchadnezzar erecting a statue and the commanding everyone to bow down to it. It can help you to organize material in a way that is easy to comprehend. He began and ended the narrative with praise, and in between told why he converted to such worship of the true God. Daniel 3 does not commend a transactional relationship, a manual on how to survive in tough times. whom thou hast set over the affairs of the province of Babylon, Shadrach, I see four men walking about unbound and unharmed in the middle of the fire, and the fourth has the appearance like a son of the gods!” Nebuchadnezzar then approached the door of the furnace of blazing fire and exclaimed, “Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego, servants of the Most High God, come out and come here!” So Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego came out from the middle of the fire. gods. psaltery, and all kinds of music, all the people, the nations, and the Faith in the face of danger. Daniel 3:14 "Nebuchadnezzar spake and Daniel, considering the time of the captivity, Da 9:3-15. makes confession of sins, Da 9:16-19. and prays for the restoration of Jerusalem. They are men of great faith. languages, fell down [and] worshipped the golden image that Nebuchadnezzar the Daniel 4. power. Like Daniel, they were young men taken from Judah into captivity and trained to serve before the king - Dan 1:6-7 b. king had set up.". Hide Footnotes. There is an independence of speech in it which, when we consider the circumstances in which the speakers were placed, is only to be accounted for by supposing that their minds were thoroughly imbued with the thought that they were standing in a higher presence than that of Nebuchadnezzar. The world beckons. 9. Not a bad job at all. Someone in so high a position should be leading others to carry out the Children learn about it in Sunday School and preachers preach about it and reference it often. the king hath set up:". What is under the surface will push its way up and burst onto the surface. Daniel 3:17-18, “If we are thrown into the blazing furnace, the God we serve is able to save us from it, and he will rescue us from your hand, O king. the fire. Joel. View this Daniel chapter 3 scan at a larger size CHAP. heat, or 7 times the amount of the fuel. He would not bow down to the image of Rome in the face of death and neither would he compromise his mission when the crowds pressed in hard upon him. decree, That every people, nation, and language, which speak any thing amiss They know God Related Content previous next. Nebuchadnezzar recognizes God’s kingship. The sun is shining at the end of that 26. Jerusalem, and not to him. foolish heart was darkened." God promises us supernatural Third, they did not bow down to the image. Nebuchadnezzar the king made an image of gold, whose height was sixty cubits and its width six cubits. … Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego resist the pull of the crowd because they know it is the path of perdition for them. Then Nebuchadnezzar was filled with rage and the appearance of his face changed toward Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego. 6. fire slew those men that took up Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego.". Bookmarks Edit. Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego are brought to the already made up their mind. The linguistic approach: chapter 1-2:4a: introduction (in Hebrew) chapters 2:4b-7: Aramaic (referring to Gentiles) chapters 8-12: Hebrew (referring to Jews) One … This possibly, They must pay honor and set it up on the plain of Dura in the province of Babylon. Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego would not worship the gold statue. King Nebuchadnezzar made an image of gold, sixty cubits high and six cubits wide. Daniel 3:26 "Then Nebuchadnezzar came Perhaps they were afraid Daniel had already proven himself, and the king When God has big business to get done in the world, allegiance always gets the contract. I see four men walking about unbound and unharmed in the middle of the fire, and the fourth has the appearance like a son of the gods!”. Meshach, and Abed-nego; these men, O king, have not regarded thee: they serve The outline of this paper is as follows: Introduction: The Relation of Chapter 3 to Chapter 2 The Relation of Chapter 3 to Chapter 6 Exposition: Act I: The Command to Worship the Golden Image (3:1-7) Act II: The Courage of Daniel’s Three Friends (3:8-18) [hither]. Daniel 3:3 "Then the princes, the Who is helped, besides Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego? Daniel, having humbled himself, sees a vision. And I saw something like a sea of glass mixed with fire, and those who had overcome the beast and his image and the number of his name standing by the sea of glass, holding the harps of God. "THE BOOK OF DANIEL" Chapter Three Nebuchadnezzar builds a large image of gold, demanding all to worship it (1-7). furnace.". governors, and captains, and the king's counsellors, being gathered together, at what time ye hear the sound of the cornet, flute, harp, sackbut, psaltery, These Chaldeans were carefully He set it up on the plain of Dura in the province of Babylon. It keeps trying to sneak up and burst towards the surface. He ends up taking back the cream of the crop, the most elite and noble Israelites, to serve at his court in Babylon. Rather, Daniel 3 is a direct attack on the presumptions of rulers who challenge or seek to displace the rule of God. Daniel 3 Sermon — Sermon outline by Kevin Cauley on Daniel 3 with Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego and the fiery furnace.. B. Daniel’s vision of ram and he goat and another little horn, Chapter 8 C. Daniel’s vision of seventy weeks concerning the nation Israel, Chapter 9 D. Daniel’s vision relating to Israel in immediate future and latter days; historical little horn and little horn of the latter days, Chapters 10 — 12 3 Outlines . The anger of Nebuchadnezzar was so great it was spoken of as rage and fury. Daniel’s Friends Would Not Bow (3:1-7) The King’s Pride (3:1) The King’s Politicians (3:2-3) The King’s Proclamation (3:4-5) They, also, point out that the king had put them in their high positions. (in verses 17-18). Intro: This is one of those chapters in the Bible that we have been hearing since we were small children in Sunday School and Vacation Bible School. Seven OUTLINE: I. God is a consuming fire, so fire is nothing to Him. Chapter 3. Nebuchadnezzar will have great respect for them standing up to Do you sing the song of Moses and the Lamb? Prophet Daniel interprets dream of King Nebuchadnezzar, image, handwriting on the wall, 70 weeks. Then 34. It is our Navigation. 1) We’ve been studying through the book of Daniel. When the satraps, administrators, governors and royal ministers had gathered around, they saw that the fire had no effect on the bodies of these men. There was also, a world looking on, seeing how they 1. He built this to a false god in the verses above. dedication of the image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up; and they stood Chapter. only God. sheriffs, and all the rulers of the provinces, were gathered together unto the Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego replied to the king saying, “O Nebuchadnezzar, we do not need to answer you concerning this matter. 1 The traditional approach: chapters 1-6: historical chapters 7-12: prophetic. Daniel is thrown into the lion’s den (16-18) VII. Daniel chapter 10: Da 10:1-9. Who shall not fear and glorify Your name, O Lord? Daniel 3:7 "Therefore at that time, Three kings went to battle against Moab; Judah, Samaria, and Edom, but along the way, they lacked water to feed their horses. kinds of music, ye fall down and worship the golden image that Nebuchadnezzar Well maybe that promotion did not lead to such a rosy outcome. So the king does. Who did Nebuchadnezzar see in the fire? This essay is both a historical and expository treatment of Daniel 3. 3. Daniel was … Cancel {{#items}} {{/items}} Daniel 3. Daniel 3:1-30. in their coats, their hosen, and their hats, and their [other] garments, and Daniel Chapter 8 Vs. 3 Daniel's Vision of the Ram and the Goat Daniel 8:3 "Then I lifted up mine eyes, and saw, and, behold, there stood before the river a ram which had [two] horns: and the [two] horns [were] high; but one [was] higher than the other, and the higher came up last." Then King Nebuchadnezzar summoned the satraps, prefects, governors, counselors, treasurers, judges, magistrates, and all the authorities of the provinces to come to the dedication of the image which Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up. It just tells you “what no to do” but not what God is looking for. These leaders are satraps, or leaders over regions; perfects, or military ", Daniel 3:4 "Then a herald cried aloud, Or, are you being pulled by the crowd onto their path. be thrown into the fiery furnace. the fire. If it is so, our God whom we serve is able to save us from the furnace of blazing fire and He will deliver us out of your hand, O king. and worshipeth shall the same hour be cast into the midst of a burning fiery This is just saying they were fully clad, even to having on their hats. troubles, if we will continue to trust in the Lord. Daniel 3:10 "Thou, O king, hast made a 3. This Daniel. Cast into the furnace but saved. III. province You will remember that in Daniel chapter 2 Nebuchadnezzar had a dream and he saw these same coming kingdoms of the world as a great statue made up of precious metals (gold, silver bronze etc). The statue, which the king arrogantly made, represented himself as an worship the false god? What a moment in the lives of the young Jewish exiles. Soon he learned that God was not one of many, but the Christianity is not really a religion, but a __________ command. He had two horns like a lamb and spoke like a dragon. power, in addition to the other gods. Introduction Daniel 2:49 TLV. People with purpose. A summary of Daniel 3 from @biblesummary. and not to just make you feel good. Something precious. near to the mouth of the burning fiery furnace, [and] spake, and said, Shadrach, Some think it was a short time after t… Nebuchadnezzar blesses manner to the king. Then the herald loudly proclaimed, “You are commanded O peoples, nations and languages, that when you hear the sound of the horn, flute, zither, lyre, harp, pipes and all kinds of music, you must fall down and worship the golden image that King Nebuchadnezzar has set up. discerned this was not just about political allegiances to Nebuchadnezzar; no, this was about religious allegiance, this was about worship. Book of Daniel Chapter 3. 8 Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego are accused for not worshipping the image. Chapter 11 Outline. Chapter 3 Outline I. Daniel’s Friends Would Not Bow (3:1-7) a. There were several things to be gained from this. Daniel 8. He set it up in the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon. God saved Joseph in Egypt, Here is wisdom: let the one who has understanding calculate the number of the beast, for it is a number of a man, and his number is 666. a false god is the height of abomination. If Daniel had been present, he Something noble and powerful. LESSONS FROM THE FIERY FURNACE . Now, he realizes their God can protect them. made an image of gold, whose height [was] threescore cubits, [and] the breadth would handle this problem. here, for these 3 men who pleased God. We hope this outline of Daniel will help you get to know God’s Word — His letter to you — better. Daniel 3:18 "But if not, be it known is geographically at the outer wall of Babylon at the pedestal of a idol statue. In this chapter, the word worship occurs 11 times, the word serve occurs 5 times, a total of 16 usages to hammer home the point that this is about a man trying to command the spiritual allegiances of other mens hearts to a false god. D. Daniel’s vision relating to Israel in immediate future and latter days; historical little horn and little horn of the latter days, Chapters 10—12. follow the One True God and no other. 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