17 Then Daniel went to his house and informed his friends, Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah, about the matter,18 so that they might request compassion from the God of heaven concerning this mystery, so that Daniel and his friends would not be destroyed with the rest of the wise men of Babylon.
The Secret Is Revealed to Daniel
19 Then the mystery was revealed to Daniel in a night vision. Then Daniel blessed the God of heaven;
27 Daniel answered before the king and said, “As for the mystery about which the king has inquired, neither wise men, conjurers, [a]magicians nor diviners are able to declare it to the king.28 However, there is a God in heaven who reveals mysteries, and He has made known to King Nebuchadnezzar what will take place in the [b]latter days. This was your dream and the visions [c]in your mind while on your bed.29 As for you, O king, while on your bed your thoughts [d]turned to what would take place [e]in the future; and He who reveals mysteries has made known to you what will take place.30 But as for me, this mystery has not been revealed to me for any wisdom [f]residing in me more than in any other living man, but for the purpose of making the interpretation known to the king, and that you may [g]understand the thoughts of your [h]mind.
You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Learn more
You must be logged in to view your newly purchased content. Please log in below or if you don't have an account, creating one is easy and only takes a few moments. After you log in your content will be available in your library.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial.
Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. The next step is to enter your payment information. Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. You can cancel anytime during the trial period.
Click the button below to continue.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your subscription.
You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate of $3.99/month, click the button below.
For the best Bible Gateway experience, consider an upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus. For less than the cost of a latte each month, you'll get reduced banner ads and a huge digital Bible study library. Try it free for 30 days!