April 3, 2016
The Book of Daniel
1. Daniel’s Dedication (Hebrew Section; Chapter 1)
A. Captivity of the Jews (1:1-2)
B. Selection of the Young Men (1:3-7)
C. Commitment of the Young Men (1:8-16)
D. Superiority of the Young Men (1:17-21)
2. The Future of Nations (Aramaic Section; Chapters 2-7)
A. Nebuchadnezzar’s Dream (Chapter 2)
B. The Fiery Furnace (Chapter 3)
C. Nebuchadnezzar’s Insanity (Chapter 4)
D. Belshazzar’s Feast (Chapter 5)
E. Daniel in the Den of Lions (Chapter 6)
F. The Four Beasts (Chapter 7)
3. The Future of Isreal (Hebrew Section: Chapters 8-12)
A. The Two Beasts (Chapter 8)
B. The Seventy “Weeks” (Chapter 9)
C. The Future Panorama (Chapters 10-12)
Twenty Tremendous Truths
“Of the Righteous and the Wicked”
Daniel 2:31-33 Thou, O king, sawest, and behold a great image. This great image, whose brightness was excellent, stood before thee; and the form thereof was terrible.
The image's head was of fine gold
Babylon 605-539 B.C.
his breast and his arms of silver
Persia 539-331 B.C.
his belly and his thighs of brass
Greece 331-168 B.C.
his legs of iron
Rome 168 B.C. – A.D. 476
his feet part of iron and part of clay
Revived Roman Empire A.D. 476 - 2nd Advent