History Literature / BookOfDaniel

8th Jun '16 12:34:33 PM MsChibi
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* AmbiguouslyGay: Daniel 11:37 has been interpreted to mean that the king mentioned in the previous verse (often attributed to the AntiChrist) will be homosexual, as the verse reads "Neither shall he regard the God of his fathers, nor the desire of women, nor regard any god; for he shall magnify himself above all."

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* AmbiguouslyGay: Daniel 11:37 has been interpreted to mean that the king mentioned in the previous verse (often attributed to the AntiChrist) will be homosexual, as the verse reads "Neither shall he regard the God of his fathers, nor the desire of women, nor regard any god; [[ItsAllAboutMe for he shall magnify himself above all.all]]."
9th Dec '14 6:47:21 AM VicGeorge2011
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* AmbiguouslyGay: Daniel 11:37 has been interpreted to mean that the king mentioned in the previous verse (often attributed to the AntiChrist) will be homosexual, as the verse reads "Neither shall he regard the God of his fathers, nor the desire of women, nor regard any god; for he shall magnify himself above all."
6th Nov '14 7:59:14 AM VicGeorge2011
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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Daniel 9:24-26 is believed to be talking about the coming of Jesus Christ in most Christian interpretations, with verse 27 referring to the coming of TheAntichrist.
18th Oct '14 4:00:02 PM VicGeorge2011
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* MeaningfulRename: The Hebrew boys are all given Chaldean names, to enforce their assimilation into Babylonian culture.

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* MeaningfulRename: The Hebrew boys are all given Chaldean names, to enforce their assimilation into Babylonian culture. Yet Daniel is the only character of the four who is still referred to by his original name in the narration.
1st Sep '14 12:49:48 PM VicGeorge2011
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* PortentOfDoom: The "writing on the wall" that King Belshazzar had Daniel translate -- ''Mene, mene, tekel, u-Pharsin'' -- meant that his kingdom was going to come to an end. And surely enough, it was fulfilled on the very same night.
1st Sep '14 12:45:53 PM VicGeorge2011
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* ManOnFire: The guards who put Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego into the furnace were consumed by the flames as they threw the three captives in.
15th May '14 8:53:14 AM dclark
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* MeaningfulRename: The Hebrew boys are all given Chaldean names, to enforce their assimilation into Babylonian culture.
9th Mar '14 1:15:29 PM AliceMacher
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* EarlyBirdCameo: Nebuchadnezzer seeing what looks like "a son of the gods" inside the furnace has been theorized to be an early appearance of Jesus. Daniel later meets with a "son of man" sent from heaven, who Christ identifies himself as in the Gospels.

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* EarlyBirdCameo: Nebuchadnezzer seeing what looks like "a son of the gods" inside the furnace has been theorized in traditional Christian interpretation to be an early appearance of Jesus. Daniel later meets with a "son of man" sent from heaven, who Christ identifies himself as in the Gospels.
23rd Sep '13 6:59:44 PM damus2300
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*ClearMyName: The story of Daniel saving Sussanah's honor from 2 judges.
26th Jun '13 9:57:11 AM axc387
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** Perhaps Nebuchadnezzer was on to something. If the gods of the magicians were real, they would already know the details of the king's dream. As it turns out, Daniel and his three friends interpret the dream having been told by God himself.
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