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The book of Daniel

a novel

by E. L. Doctorow

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States -- Fiction,
    • Executions and executioners -- Fiction,
    • Trials (Espionage) -- Fiction,
    • Jewish families -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby E. L. Doctorow.
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.D6413 Bo, PS3554.O3 Bo
      The Physical Object
      Pagination303 p.
      Number of Pages303
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4768462M
      ISBN 100394462718
      LC Control Number78140700

      The Book of Daniel (דניאל), originally written in Hebrew and Aramaic, is a book in both the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh) and the Christian Old Testament. The book is set during the Babylonian Captivity, a period when Jews were deported and exiled to Babylon following the Siege of Jerusalem of BC. "The Book of Daniel" is a brilliant evocation of s and s America, from McCarthy-era Red Scare to hippie culture and anti-war movement. Narrated by Daniel Isaacson, whose parents are tried and executed for stealing atomic secrets in a loose recreation of the historical Rosenburgs, the novel is a masterpiece of characterization and /5.

      If the book of Daniel was written near the time of Ezekiel, the book displays foreknowledge, evidenced by such a series of specific events and people, that it would be silly to deny that it was inspired by an intelligence that possesses clear foreknowledge of the future, as Author: Tzvi Freeman. May 16,  · The book of Daniel starts at this historical event and sweeps us into the future. We will watch God use a young man to point kings, sorcerers, magicians, and astrologers to Himself. We are quickly introduced to the metallic statue which illustrates the rise and fall of great world empires. As dreams and visions continue to unfold throughout.

      But you, Daniel, shut up the words, and seal the book, even to the time of the end: many shall run back and forth, and knowledge shall be increased." Young's Literal Translation And thou, O Daniel, hide the things, and seal the book till the time of the end, many do go to and fro, and knowledge is multiplied.'. The second main part of the book in the Hebrew Bible (vii-xii) is taken up with four visions which Daniel describes in the first person. The first of these visions (ch. vii) is referred to the first year of Baltasar’s reign, and offers a close parallel to the dream set forth and explained in the second chapter of the book.

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Topics On Understanding the Book of Daniel. The Book of Daniel. The book of Daniel is one of the most significant prophetic books in the Bible. Its prophecies of world-ruling empires are closely related to Revelation.

Daniel's Three Friends. Daniel’s friends Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-Nego served as advisers to King Nebuchadnezzar of The book of Daniel book. It is a book of investigation: transcribing Daniel’s interviews with people who knew his parents, or who knew about them; and logging his strange researches and discoveries in the library stacks.

It is a book of judgments of everyone involved in the case—lawyers, police, Cited by: The Book of Daniel was written in about B.C., in the Hellenistic Period of Jewish history. Part of the section of the Bible referred to as Ketuvim (the writings) [see the Torah], it is an apocalyptic book, like the Book of Revelations in the New Testament.

Jan 02,  · Daniel served in the royal court of Nebuchadnezzar and several rulers who followed Nebuchadnezzar. The Book of Daniel records the actions, prophecies, and visions of the Prophet Daniel.

Key Verses: Daniel“The king talked with them, and he found none equal to Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah; so they entered the king’s service. Nov 05,  · Yes, there has been some ‘interpretation’ but for the greater part this is a very good re-telling on film.

It would be difficult to include the entire book of Daniel and this film version only deals with the The book of Daniel book historical section. Lance Henriksen seems believable as Cyrus and Miano gives a genuine performance as Daniel/5().

The Book of Daniel makes it clear that God is the Lord of history, nations, and the ashes of exile to the glory of resurrection, the Prince of Peace stands sovereign over the kingdoms of the world and watches over His people. The Book of Daniel presents a collection of popular stories about Daniel, a loyal Jew, and the record of visions granted Daniel, extolled for his upright character, is presented as a model for the persecuted community.

The unknown author may have drawn inspiration from Ugaritic and Phoenician. Daniel who through the book received revelations from God. Daniel bridges the entire 70 years of the Babylonian captivity from ( to B.C.; compare and ). Nine of the 12 chapters relate revelation through dreams and visions.

Daniel was God's mouthpiece to the Gentile and Jewish world, declaring God's current and future plans. Sep 07,  · Almost everyone looks at the book of Daniel with a sense of wonder and anticipation, because this is usually regarded as a prophetic book foretelling.

Oct 23,  · This is the holy book of Daniel, known simply as "The Book of Daniel". The recording is dramatized, from the King James Bible. This is, in my opinion, the best and most beautiful recording of. Oct 01,  · Directed by Anna Zielinski. With Robert Miano, Andrew Bongiorno, Lance Henriksen, Kevin McCorkle.

In B.C. Jerusalem was conquered by the Babylonians and many of their best young men were taken into captivity, including Daniel. Daniel was taken to Babylon to serve it. As Powerful King, Nebuchadnezzar. Daniel as an example of boldness and faithfulness to God in the most difficult /10().

Apr 12,  · The Book of Daniel is a work of genius like no other. It's sad and harrowing and breaks your heart with its sincerity cruelty, and deft perception and revelation of /5. The Book of Daniel (דניאל), originally written in Hebrew and Aramaic, is a book in both the Hebrew Bible and the Christian Old Testament.

Writer. The book says that Daniel is its writer in several places, such as and Jesus warned his disciples about coming events when he talked about " 'the abomination that causes desolation', spoken of through the prophet Daniel".

Aug 18,  · The book of Daniel records the events of Daniel’s life and the visions he saw from the time of his exile in (Dan. ) until the third year of King Cyrus in (Dan.

Sweeping in scope, the book deals with the rise and fall of various world empires. The book of Daniel shows the rejection of the Messiah by the Jews, the future destruction of Jerusalem, the reign of antichrist, and the coming triumphant Messiah who is given an everlasting Kingdom by God.

Atonement is done, prophecy and visions are no longer needed. OCDaniel is a book about Daniel, a year-old boy with OCD. He has “Zaps” as he calls them; things like not writing the number 4, or flipping light switches on and off, until it feels right.

He hopes no one sees through his outer shell, and thinks he is doing a good job. Until a /5. Dec 22,  · The book is made up primarily of historical narrative (found mainly in chs. 1 - 6) and apocalyptic ("revelatory") material (found mainly in chs.

7 - 12). The latter may be defined as symbolic, visionary, prophetic literature, usually composed during oppressive conditions and being chiefly eschatological in theological content. Experience the Book of Daniel like never before.

Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon, has conquered Judah and deported its people to his empire. While in Babylon, Daniel's prophetic gift is noticed by the kingand an adventure of faith, tyranny, miracles, and the relationship between a slave and his master is born. Dove approved. 93 minutes/5(8).

The book of Daniel begins in B.C., which is eighteen years prior to the destruction of the first Temple in B.C. Daniel and several other young men () were deported from Judah to Babylon under King Nebuchadnezzar.

The book ends two years after the seventy years of exile in B.C. The book is written in both Hebrew and Aramaic. 8 But Daniel resolved not to defile himself with the royal food and wine, and he asked the chief official for permission not to defile himself this way. 9 Now God had caused the official to show favor and compassion to Daniel, 10 but the official told Daniel, “I am afraid of my lord the king, who has assigned your # The Hebrew for your and you in this verse is plural.

food and drink. A Study of the Book of Daniel Gene TaylorPreface The study of any of the Old Testament prophets is a worthwhile endeavor.

The book of Daniel is no exception for it provides a wealth of information to those who would diligently consider it and its teachings.The Book of Daniel, one of the volumes of the Bible, is found in the section of Scriptures.

The book is written in a mixture of Hebrew and Aramaic. There is uncertainty as to when the story may have taken place, but most scholars contend that its stories occurred in the second century BCE.Book of Daniel Summary.

The book of Daniel begins with King Nebuchadnezzar, the ruler of Babylon, ransacking Jerusalem. He ends up taking back the cream of the crop, the most elite and noble Israelites, to serve at his court in Babylon.