Then the king answered, and said, I know certainly that ye [a]would gain the time, because ye see the thing is gone from me.

But if ye will not declare me the dream, there is but one judgment for you: for ye have prepared lying and corrupt words, to speak before me till the time be changed: therefore tell me the dream, that I may know, if ye can declare me the interpretation thereof.

10 Then the Chaldeans answered before the king, and said, There is no man upon earth that can declare the king’s matter: yea, there is neither King nor Prince nor lord that asked such things at an enchanter, or astrologian, or Chaldean.

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Footnotes

  1. Daniel 2:8 Hebrew, redeem the time.

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