Daniel

Daniel

Daniel

Daniel 9:9-11a

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * September 24, 2019 – Tuesday Daniel 9:9-11a   NIV 9 The Lord our God is merciful and forgiving, even though we have rebelled against Him; 10 we have not obeyed the Lord our God or kept the laws He gave us through His servants the prophets. 11 All Israel has transgressed Your law and turned away, refusing to obey You. Comments This chapter is about a prayer of Daniel’s that begins…
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Daniel 7:27

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * September 23, 2019 – Monday Daniel 7:27   NIV 27 Then the sovereignty, power and greatness of all the kingdoms under heaven will be handed over to the holy people of the Most High. His kingdom will be an everlasting kingdom, and all rulers will worship and obey Him.’ Comments First a summary of the book of Daniel and where in Daniel’s timeline the vision described in this chapter…
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Daniel 11:27-30

27 The two kings, with their hearts bent on evil, will sit at the same table and lie to each other, but to no avail, because an end will still come at the appointed time. 28 The king of the North will return to his own country with great wealth, but his heart will be set against the holy covenant. He will take action against it and then return to his own country. 29 “At the appointed time he will…
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Daniel 11:12

Daniel 11:12 ESV 12 And when the multitude is taken away, his heart shall be exalted, and he shall cast down tens of thousands, but he shall not prevail. Daniel 11:12 NIV 12 When the army is carried off, the king of the South will be filled with pride and will slaughter many thousands, yet he will not remain triumphant. When you look at the verse above, note that in the NIV the heart is not mentioned, but it is…
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Daniel 5:19-21

19 Because of the high position he gave him, all the nations and peoples of every language dreaded and feared him. Those the king wanted to put to death, he put to death; those he wanted to spare, he spared; those he wanted to promote, he promoted; and those he wanted to humble, he humbled. 20 But when his heart became arrogant and hardened with pride, he was deposed from his royal throne and stripped of his glory. 21 He…