The specific prophecy daniel was talking about was one given. Many things that daniel saw are later mentioned in the new testament book of revelation. He ends up taking back the cream of the crop, the most elite and noble israelites, to serve at his court in babylon. The book was probably completed shortly after cyrus captured babylon in 539 contents. The book says that daniel is its writer in several places, such as 9. Chapter 12 focuses on daniel, nearing the time of his death, and the hope he shares with all true believers of entering into the kingdom of god after his resurrection from the dead.
King belshazzar had been overthrown and killed, daniel 5. Daniel received the seventy sevens prophecy in response to his prayer. Daniel chapter 9 explained verse by verse 70 weeks of daniel. Autoplay when autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Verses daniel learned from the books of the prophets, especially from jeremiah, that the desolation of jerusalem would continue seventy years, which were drawing to a close. This study guide consists of approximately 25 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of daniels story. The book of daniel chapter one the book opens with the first deportation of jews to babylonian captivity 605 b. Darius was a mede but became king of the chaldeans. This chapter recounts the prophecy of the seventy weeks, probably the most debated portion of the whole prophecy.
Encouraged by his understanding of gods intention to restore jerusalem, daniel. From babylon to america, the prophecy movie by school for prophets attila kakarott duration. The prophecy of the seventy weeks is crucial for understanding biblical prophecy. But we have also to not that daniel had read the knowledge from the books before he could make the supplication of jeresalem that was that jeremiah was. This morning we come to one of the most crucial prophetic passages in scripture for it concerns both events that are still in the future for us and is confirmed by the events predicted that have already taken place. Daniel is commitment to remain undefiled is blessed by god, and he along with his friends are given wisdom that is acknowledged and rewarded by the. Book of daniel chapter 9 revised jesus christ lord savior. Chapter nine ties together the other visions in the book of daniel, and unlocks their meaning.
It really is the last weekthe last seven years of the antichrists rule on earth. When at the end of the chapter the king commands the reception of his gifts, there is a quick reversal. The first sixtynine sevens is described in daniel 9. Daniels prayer, and the vision of the seventy weeks 9. Chapters 10, 11 and 12 in the book of daniel make up daniels final vision, describing a series of conflicts between the unnamed king of the north and king of the south leading to the time of the end, when israel will be vindicated and the dead raised to shame or glory current scholarship surmises that the book of daniel was written in reaction to the persecution of the jews by the. Book of daniel bible study chapter commentary 9 part 2. Daniel says that after that time messiah would be cut off. The book of daniel chapter nine in the first year of darius 539 b. Unsealing daniels mysteries lesson 9 always on time. Daniels reference to the books is a reference to the prophecies that god gave through jeremiah. Sep 16, 2012 from babylon to america, the prophecy movie by school for prophets attila kakarott duration.
The events between the sixtyninth seventh and the seventieth seventh are detailed in daniel 9. Daniel 9 is one of the most amazing and significant prophetic passages in the bible, and it begins with daniels understanding and. The book of which he is the hero divides into two parts, a set of tales in chapters 16 from no earlier than the hellenistic period 32330 bce, and the series of visions in chapters 712 from the maccabean era. Daniel 9, new living translation nlt the bible app. Next chapter of daniel the book of daniel, chapter 9 we hope that you find the content of the book of daniel, chapter 9 from the douay rheims version of the catholic bible helpful to your bible studies and for references which allow you to read the books and individual verses of this chapter.
From daniel and his three friends, we will learn the power of faith and commitment b. Jews for judaism daniel 9 a true biblical interpretation. Daniel would not accept honorific rewards from the king for doing his duty 5. As with all of scripture, the book of daniel is profitable for our study 2 ti 3.
We need go go back to daniel chapter 9 for a while. Chapter nine ties together the other visions in the book of daniel. Book of daniel chapter 9 bible study daniels 70 weeks part 2. The portion of the vision applying to the time of the end verse 17 was still a mystery to daniel. Understanding this chapter is the key to understanding gods plan of redemption and prophecy. As shown in chapter 1 of this book, the last week starts when the antichrist confirms the covenant with many for one week. The events in this chapter confirm the observation of the other princes and governors under darius in daniel 6, that daniel was. This revelation that daniel would receive is critical to a true understanding of bible prophecy. In this chapter gabriel tells him about a period of 490 years concerning the messiah, the jewish nation, and the temple.
In the first year of his reign i daniel understood by books the number of the years, whereof the word of the lord came to jeremiah the prophet, that he would accomplish seventy years in the desolations of jerusalem. Daniel chapter 9 explained 70 weeks of daniel explained mareh. There they refused to take food and wine from the king and were given knowledge and insight into dreams and visions by god, and at the end of their training they proved ten times better than all. The king spoke, and said to daniel, are you that daniel who is one of the captives from judah, whom my father the king brought from judah. Here, in chapter 9, gabriel returns to answer the prayer daniel prayed in the first part of chapter 9 and to explain the unexplained portion of chapter 8the 2,300 days applying especially to the time of the end. An additional mistake made by christians is the translation of 7 and 62 weeks as one undivided unity of 69 weeks. The detail study of revelation will uncover many new prophecies and understandings of the end times. Its a portion of scripture that is almost impossible to exhaust. The revelation concerning the coming of the messiah. Daniel 5, new king james version nkjv the bible app. Daniel 9 tlb it was now the first year of the reign bible. The third vision of daniel the prophet, following the two preceding visions of chapters 7 and 8, concerns the program of god for israel culminating in the coming of their messiah to the earth to reign. Book of daniel simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Daniel chapter 9 commentary northwest college of the bible.
Chapters 10, 11 and 12 in the book of daniel make up daniel s final vision, describing a series of conflicts between the unnamed king of the north and king of the south leading to the time of the end, when israel will be vindicated and the dead raised to shame or glory. The book of daniel begins with king nebuchadnezzar, the ruler of babylon, ransacking jerusalem. In the concluding four verses of daniel 9, one of the most. In the concluding four verses of daniel 9, one of the most important prophecies of the old testament is contained.
Daniel 9 niv bible in the first year of darius son of. This study guide consists of approximately 25 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of daniel s story. Daniel 9 tlb it was now the first year of the reign. Apologetics press daniels prophecy of the seventy weeks. A careful examination of daniel 9 will lead to a clear understand of exactly to whom and what this chapter is referring. Daniel chapter 9 explained discover the 66 books of the. Now get your bible and let us prove from scripture just how unique this book really is, and how miraculous and so interesting to study. The book of daniel is a composite text of dubious historicity from various genres, and daniel himself is a legendary figure. This chapter 9 is one of the most powerful chapters of prophecy in the entire bible. Could we foresee the changes that shall be when we are.
In the first year of darius the son of ahasuerus, of the lineage of the medes, who was made king over the realm of the chaldeans. Daniel 1 the first chapter of the book of daniel tells how daniel and his three companions were among captives taken by nebuchadnezzar ii from jerusalem to babylon to be trained in babylonian wisdom. Jul 22, 2017 the book of daniel chapter 9 the light. Bible scholars believe that each week represents 7 years and so it refers to 490 years, 70 times 7 years. Previous index next the book of daniel chapter nine in the first year of darius 539 b. Gods promises are to encourage our prayers, not to make them needless. Although other major prophets received detailed information concerning the nations and gods program for salvation, daniel alone was given the comprehensive program for both the gentiles, as. The seventy weeks of daniel the rise and fall of the. Daniel 9 bible commentary matthew henry concise christianity. In chapter 9 daniel tells of 70 weeks that were about the future.
But we have also to not that daniel had read the knowledge from the books before he could make the supplication. Jesus warned his disciples about coming events when he talked about the abomination that causes desolation, spoken of through the prophet daniel. Second, in addition to his redemptive work in connection with sin, daniel showed that the messiah would usher in an era of everlasting righteousness. His way of life was the opposite of the principles on which the king had based his conduct. Daniel 9 commentary matthew henry commentary on the.
Daniel 9 commentary matthew henry commentary on the whole. In the bible, the prophecy of seventy weeks chapter 9 of the book of daniel is a prophecy given to daniel by the angel gabriel in response to daniels prayer. The 9 th chapter of daniel is one of the greatest chapters in the bible. Based on daniel s understanding and knowledge of the word of the lord, he recited the words spoken by the prophet, jeremiah 25. The only thing that was not interpreted for him was chapter 8. Daniel s prayer in verses 319 of the chapter refers to the fulfillment of a specific seventyyear period, the seventy years of the babylonian captivity as prophesied by jeremiah. In many respects, this is the high point of the book of daniel. Daniel 9 commentary james burton coffman commentaries on. Could we foresee the changes that shall be when we are gone, we should be less affected with changes in our own day. In response, gabriel is sent to give daniel understanding of key events that will take place in a time period of 70. Daniel 8 the eighth chapter of the book of daniel tells of daniels vision of a twohorned ram destroyed by a onehorned goat a possible allegory for the transition from the persian to the greek eras in the near east, followed by the history of the little horn, which is daniels codeword for the greek king antiochus epiphanes the subject of the vision is antiochus oppression of the. Daniel 9 new international version niv daniels prayer. In the midst of political change the first year of a new king from a different nationality, daniel encounters a prophetic word about seventy years of exile 9.105 705 1085 695 1379 660 796 410 1337 713 352 1587 1122 300 1125 230 1327 1467 547 977 226 39 522 1058 416 466 1253 974 333