The book of daniel is an old testament book which wholly paints a picture of the book of revelation. Summary of the book of daniel the story of the bible. Book of daniel bible study with verse by verse commentary and understanding daniel bible prophecy and the little horn antichrist power. The book of daniel is one of the most significant prophetic books in the bible. You could also use it as a personal bible study or devotional. Our bible study group has just started the book of daniel. It would be worthwhile and advisable to read the page on bible prophecy symbols first to gain a comprehensive understanding of the many bible symbols before beginning. Study guide for daniel by chuck smith blue letter bible. Strictly speaking, the book does not belong to the prophetic writings but rather to a distinctive type of literature known as apocalyptic, of which it is an early specimen. Study of the book of daniel christian truth center. The book of daniel is a 2ndcentury bc biblical apocalypse combining a prophecy of history with an eschatology a portrayal of end times cosmic in scope and political in focus. Book of daniel bible study commentary chapter 1 daniel chapter 1. The following pages are a scripture by scripture bible commentary on each chapter of the book of daniel and many historical quotes are given to reinforce the truth. Book of daniel overview insight for living ministries.
An introduction to the book of daniel an argument of the book of daniel selected bibliography of the book of daniel j. Prophecies in daniel 712 make a very challenging study. Its prophecies of worldruling empires are closely related to revelation. These he carried off to the temple of his god in babylonia. From daniel and his three friends, we will learn the power of faith and commitment b. Daniel with book summary versebyverse bible commentary. Book of daniel read, study bible verses online bible study tools. The book of daniel is no exception for it provides a wealth of information to those who would diligently consider it and its teachings. Chuck smith study guide for daniel blue letter bible. This wonderful book is full of history, prophecy, and miraculous stories. Nine of the 12 chapters relate revelation through dreams and visions.
A study of the book of daniel the church of christ in. Daniel bridges the entire 70 years of the babylonian captivity from 605 to 536 b. A comprehensive versebyverse exploration of the bible participant book, large print genesis to revelation series linda b. This workbook was designed for bible class study, family study, or personal study. It is designed to be studied one chapter at a time. Or, last, simply read the article and ignore the questions. Spiritual living in a secular world lifeguider bible studies only 18 left in stock more on the way. Golden images, winged lions, proud kings, judgment day and the holy sanctuarythey are all part of the fascinating, colorful book of daniel. For a more detailed treatment, you are invited to look over my sermon outlines on daniel.
Dear brethren and friends in christ, please feel free to make use of this 52 page childrens activity book on the book of daniel. This knowing the bible series is a tremendous resource for those wanting to study and teach the bible with an understanding of how the gospel is woven throughout scripture. Remember that the old testament is a shadow of the new testament and for you to understand the new testament you should have read and understood the old testament. Daniel 1 niv daniels training in babylon in the bible.
The book of daniel this course is designed as an expository study of the book of daniel, taking the student through the entire book with cross references to other portions of scripture. Daniel bible prophecy bible prophecy really can be understood. Follow along in this chapterbychapter, selfgrading bible study as you unravel complex prophecies and learn simple biblical principles for everyday life. Daniel, as many other authors of the antiquity and the bible, writes of himself in the third person throughout the first part of the book. The purpose is to assist the student in gaining a greater comprehension of the biblical teaching contained in the book of daniel. Visit our library of inductive bible studies for more in depth inductive studies on this and other books of the bible you can use in your small group. The prophecies in the book of daniel are so detailed and accurate that scholars who dont believe in the bible as the inspired word of god have trouble. The book of daniel is an apocalypse, a literary genre in which a heavenly reality is revealed to a human recipient. It is not an exhaustive study of the topic of work. Remember that the old testament is a shadow of the new testament and for you to understand the new testament you should have read and understood the. Daniel was gods mouthpiece to the gentile and jewish world, declaring gods current and future plans. A study of the book of daniel gene taylor1preface the study of any of the old testament prophets is a worthwhile endeavor. Below is an inductive bible study on the book of daniel.
One fourth of the books in the bible are of prophetic nature. Our teaching approach to this text will be a verse by verse commentary. Daniel identifies himself as the author of the book in daniel 12. The nwt study bible is complete with cross references, maps, and an accurate bible dictionary. The prophet daniel faced unbelievable pressures to. Almost everyone looks at the book of daniel with a. As with all of scripture, the book of daniel is profitable for our study 2 ti 3.
Commentaries which would help in your study are the prophecy of daniel by edward j. Book of daniel bible study verse by verse bible teaching. The book of daniel records the events of daniels life and the visions he saw from the time of his exile in 605 dan. A study of the book of daniel church of christ in zion. Click on each link to pull up a pdf file that can be printed or downloaded. This summary of the book of daniel provides information about the title, authors, date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the book of daniel. Here are gospelminded pastors and scholars doing gospel business from all the scripturesthis is a biblical and theological feast preparing gods people to apply the entire bible to all of life with heart and. The book of daniel a study guide executable outlines. Lives of integrity, words of prophecy moore, beth on. From daniel and his three friends, we will learn the power of faith and commitment. Daniel the new inductive study series only 15 left in stock more on the way. Background a little background on the book of daniel itself may be helpful. Join beth in a faithbuilding study of prophecy and learn how to live with integrity in todays selfabsorbed society. The book of daniel was written by, well, daniel, around 537 b.
Each chapter consists of a summary, the time when it took place, the symbolism used, and the main points. Read the chapter in daniel and answer the study questions yourself. Lives of integrity, words of prophecy bible study book by beth moore provides a personal study experience five days a week plus viewer guides for the group video sessions of this indepth womens bible study. Daniel study book and audio cd set this bundle includes one copy of the. Sweeping in scope, the book deals with the rise and fall of various world empires. Tommy nelson is one of americas premier teachers and one of. The book of daniel claims to be written by daniel himself, and the fact that it is written mostly in the third person does not contradict that claim. Home bible studies daniel studies daniel 1 these small group studies of daniel contain outlines, crossreferences, bible study discussion questions, and applications. But if you really want to get the most out of it, when the. While the book has some things in it which may be difficult to understand, at the. Because prophecy bulks large in the bible, i would like to say a word about it before we look at the book of daniel specifically. Ashpenaz was to teach them to speak and write the language of the chaldaeans.
This is not just about figuring out how it will all end, but it is about finding our place in this journey and how knowing the end gives even more purpose, peace and intensity to living for today. A 12week study knowing the bible wilson, todd, packer, j. The book of daniel stands as a unique mix in the old testament, for while it begins with history, it makes a strong transition at chapter 7, where it contains visions of future events significant to the jews. However, the hebrew names of all four are actually used throughout the entire book at various times. Join beth in this 6session study of prophecy, and learn how to live with integrity in todays selfabsorbed society. Daniel who through the book received revelations from god.
This introductory lesson will situate the historical setting for the book of daniel and its relationship to the book of revelation. Aug 18, 2019 the book of daniel records the events of daniels life and the visions he saw from the time of his exile in 605 dan. This book takes its name not from the author, who is actually unknown, but from its hero, who was allegedly among the first jews deported to babylon, where he lived at least until 538 b. In this bible teaching series, we will explore the ancient biblical text of the book of daniel. Tom constables expository notes on daniel this is also available in the net. Daniels prayer, and the vision of the seventy weeks 9. The book of daniel is a target of critics who doubt that the daniel described in the book actually wrote the book, especially in light of the books amazing prophecies. The book of daniel introduction to the book of daniel in the bible. Book of daniel bible study mike mazzalongo youtube. The description of daniel and his three young friends receiving their pagan names is in the very first chapter of the book of daniel. The book of daniel is one of the most thrilling books in the bible, and it is, of course, a book on prophecy.
Bible study book by beth moore provides a personal study experience five days. Book of daniel from the king james version of the bible. We encourage you to join us in this online book of daniel bible study. Book of daniel chapter 1 bible study stranded in babylon. The purpose is to assist the student in gaining a greater comprehension of the biblical teaching contained in the book of daniel with an emphasis on practical. Study scripture verses with commentary, concordances, and use highlighting, underlining, take notes in the bible. Study guide for daniel 1 by david guzik blue letter bible. The book implies that daniel was its author in several passages, such as 9. This study of the book of daniel is the key to unlocking all other biblical passages. Daniel 1 niv daniels training in babylon bible gateway. If you cant see the controls after you open up the pdf of the lesson, hover your arrow at the bottom center of the document. Please enter the study of daniel only if you are willing to deal with some deep, challenging material. Agape bible study, in depth catholic scripture study of both the old and new testaments, catecism of the catholic church, bible study,commentaries, ancient catholic scholars, contemporay catholic scholars, biblical history, salvation history, fathers of the church.757 623 446 61 1385 1206 1494 934 1261 933 1485 173 950 1036 570 1054 313 350 736 14 1279 58 343 224 392 717 1196 782 794 210 748 122 1470 594 796 514 1282 1113 783 509 593 634 727