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Daniel 7:13

Daniel 7:13

With the completion of the canon of Scripture, God does not need to use dreams and visions to inform us of what is to take place in the future. However, Daniel was one of a handful of biblical characters, to whom the Lord did communicate His intentions in dreams - and the dreams of Daniel, together with the vision of John in Revelation, are perhaps the most comprehensive record of God's future plans and purposes for mankind.

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Daniel 9:19

Daniel 9:19

Daniel realised that the time was fast approaching when God’s promise to the children on Israel - to free them from their 70-year captivity in Babylon and to return them to their homeland in Israel, was fast approaching. He did not simply sit down and wait for Jeremiah’s prophecy to be fulfilled– Daniel was proactive in seeking the Lord in prayer and intercession for his people. Daniel set about the task of pleading with the Lord, to forgive the sins of read more...

Daniel 9:20

Daniel 9:20

Daniel was a man of prayer who studied the Scriptures and took God at His word. He knew that his people, Israel were in captivity in Babylon.. because of their gross sin, idolatrous apostasy and ongoing unbelief.. but Daniel trusted God, studied His word and maintained a godly prayer-life.

It was one day, as he was reading the book of Jeremiah the prophet.. that Daniel discovered that the Babylonian captivity was only to last 70 read more...

Daniel 9:24

Daniel 9:24

Daniel's 70 “weeks' is considered to be the backbone of Bible prophecy, and was given to this greatly beloved man of prayer following 21 day of godly intercession and deep repentance on behalf His people Israel, and their holy city-Jerusalem. And God in His grace laid out a 490-year historical road-map, tracing the future destiny of His chosen, people - Israel, and their final restoration as 'My people - My inheritance'.

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Daniel 9:25

Daniel 9:25

Daniel was given vital information, relating to the advent of Christ, as Israel’s prophesied Crown-Prince. He was appointed to save His people from their sin, to set up His kingdom of heaven on earth, and to sit on David throne. The angel, Gabriel informed Daniel that the coming Messiah would install God’s promised kingdom on earth, after a period of 70 ‘weeks-of-years’ (i.e.490 years), and the trigger, to set this heavenly ‘clock’ in motion, would be read more...

Daniel 9:27

Daniel 9:27

The 'week' mentioned in this verse, is a 'week'-of-'years'. As Daniel explains, this is the last week in a 70-week period - (i.e. the final 7-years in a 490-year timespan). We read in verse 24, Seventy weeks are determined upon the people of Israel and the holy city of Jerusalem, to finish transgression, to end sin, to be reconciled with God and to bring in everlasting righteousness.

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Daniel 11:32

Daniel 11:32

Throughout the old and new testaments we see multiple, varied and vicious attacks on the nation of Israel, the Jewish people - the chosen of God, through whom would come the Messiah of Israel and Saviour of the world.

Satanic attacks in the Old Testament sought to prevent Christ's first coming.. and ongoing, post-resurrection attacks are designed to prevent His return. If the Jewish nation is eliminated, Christ cannot return.. for read more...

Daniel 12:1

Daniel 12:1

Chapter 12 of Daniel, has been identified as one of the most important Old Testament passages, that relates to the great tribulation, which takes place, just prior to Christ's second advent - when He returns to set up His millennial kingdom on earth. This passage is dealing with the time when God's promises to Abraham and David will finally be fulfilled, and all Israel will acknowledge Jesus Christ as their Messiah and King.

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Daniel 12:2

Daniel 12:2

Daniel was given many astonishing visions and prophecies, which concerned his people Israel and the holy city of Jerusalem. Some of his writings described Israel's immediate future while others give us a glimpse into the end-times; the coming satanic antichrist and a terrible time of great tribulation, which is to descend on the whole earth - as God pours out His wrath on an unbelieving generation.

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