Daniel 1:1-2 – Introduction
The book of Daniel is the key to prophecy, but it’s more than just a timeline. It’s full of much, much more.
Daniel 1:1-7 – Back To School
Daniel is brought to Babylon and offered all the success in the world. But, what was it that made him truly great?
Daniel 1:8-21 – Less Is More
Daniel and his friends opt for much less in their diet, but come out with much, much more.
Daniel 2:1-13 – Ultimatum For A Dream
Nebuchadnezzar has a dream that disturbs him so much he issues a life-or-death ultimatum to his wise men.
Daniel 2:14-23 – The First Prayer Of The Rest Of Your Life
Daniel receives the interpretation of Nebuchadnezzar’s dream after a prayer meeting, then responds with a hymn of praise.
Daniel 2:24-49 – Dream On!
Nebuchadnezzar’s dream is interpreted, giving us an overview of God’s plan for human history.
Daniel 3:1-12 – Do Or Die
Nebuchadnezzar sets up a blasphemous image and demands worship. Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-Nego refuse, and willingly accept the deadly consequences.
Daniel 3:13-30 – What’s God’s Big Idea?
Daniel’s 3 friends are in a tight spot…and this is God’s idea of deliverance?
Daniel 4:1-18 – I Have (Another) Dream
Nebuchadnezzar has another dream and needs the interpretation.
Daniel 4:19-37 – Cow Boy
Nebuchadnezzar continues sharing his testimony about how he became like a beast, then turned his heart to the God of heaven.
Daniel 5:1-12 – The Goner Party
Belshazzar throws a party but gets much more than he bargained for when God announces the judgment of Babylon.
Daniel 5:13-31 – Weight Watcher
God tells Belshazzar that He has been watching his life, that he has been weighed in the balance and found wanting.
Daniel 6:1-17 – Above The Law
Daniel’s enemies convince King Darius to pass a blasphemous new law, hoping to trap Daniel and get him killed.
Daniel 6:18-28 – Just Lion Around
Daniel is miraculously saved from the power of the lions and Darius’ life is forever changed.
Daniel 7:1-8 – Beasts Of Those Nations
Daniel sees a prophetic vision of 4 terrible beasts which symbolize the flow of the world empires of Babylon, Medo-Persia, Greece and Rome.
Daniel 7:9-14 – Court Is In Heaven
Daniel and sees the Ancient of Days seated as Judge in the courtroom of heaven.
Daniel 7:15-28 – What A Difference A Dream Makes
Being deeply troubled, Daniel seeks interpretation for the dream he’s had of the flow of human history.
Daniel 8:1-27 – The Horn Identity
Daniel sees a new vision of the kingdom of Greece and the “little horn” that would arise after Alexander The Great.
Daniel 9:1-19 – The Lord’s Pray-er
Daniel is studying prophecy, then realizes the captivity is close to finished, which leads him to pray one of the great prayers of the Bible.
Daniel 9:20-27 – Seven Years A Week
Daniel receives the Seventy Weeks prophecy from Gabriel, outlining the flow of prophetic history in groups of sevens.
Daniel 10:1-11:1 – Archangels: Divinity War
At the end of his life, Daniel receives one more dramatic vision, first of the Glorious Man then of great future events.
Daniel 11:2-28 – The Happenings
An angel gives Daniel an incredibly detailed and complex vision, accurately foretelling hundreds of years of human history.
Daniel 11:29-45 – The Worser Of Two Evils
Daniel’s vision continues, showing the acts of Antiochus Epiphanes as well as foretelling the coming Antichrist.
Daniel 12:1-13 – End Of The Lines
Daniel’s book closes with a final look at human history and Daniel asks a single question, but doesn’t get the answer he’s hoping for.