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11 “‘Daniel,’ he said, ‘man of quality, listen carefully to my message. 14 “‘In those times, many others will get into the act and go off to fight against the king of the south. The king of the north will play up to those who betray the holy covenant, corrupting them even further with his seductive talk, but those who stay courageously loyal to their God will take a strong stand. World knowledge is at an all time high right now. Keep it secret. Daniel found favor in the eyes of Darius who was ruler over the kingdom of Babylon. As I understand the words of Daniel 10:1, they refer to Daniel’s understanding after the vision was given and the message was conveyed and explained. From Daniel’s day to the present. The message was true, but the appo inted time was long; and he understood the message, and had understanding of the vision. The message was true, but the appointed time was long: Daniel 10 sets the stage for the spectacular prophecy (message) of Daniel 11, which described a time … It dealt with a big war. Structure of the Vision of Daniel 10 –12 From the moment you decided to humble yourself to receive understanding, your prayer was heard, and I … 11-13 “‘Furious, the king of the south will come out and engage the king of the north and his huge army in battle and rout them. You’ve been faithful. No one helps me in my fight against these beings except Michael, your angel-prince.’”, 11 “‘And I, in my turn, have been helping him out as best I can ever since the first year in the reign of Darius the Mede.’. Scripture: Daniel 10. It will be a time of trouble, the worst trouble the world has ever seen. He will load up their tin gods and all the gold and silver trinkets that go with them and cart them off to Egypt. She and her servants, her child, and her husband will be betrayed. The vision has to do with what’s ahead.’, 15-17 “While he was saying all this, I looked at the ground and said nothing. 10 “‘But then his sons will raise a huge army and rush down like a flood, a torrential attack, on the defenses of the south. The last three chapters of Daniel (10-12) form one final vision and the most complete revelation Daniel received. And he’ll get by with it for a while—until this time of wrathful judgment is completed, for what is decreed must be done. One of them asked a third man who was dressed in linen and who straddled the river, ‘How long is this astonishing story to go on?’. The men who were with me, although they didn’t see it, were overcome with fear and ran off and hid, fearing the worst. They focus in particular on the pressure two nations would place on Israel, but the twelfth chapter of Daniel assures that Israel will be delivered in that final day. Daniel's Experience and Ours. From the moment you decided to humble yourself to receive understanding, your prayer was heard, and I set out to come to you. Proud member Daniel 10:12, “Then said he unto me, Fear not, Daniel: for from the first day that thou didst set thine heart to understand, and to chasten thyself before thy God, thy words were heard, and I am come for thy words.” I love this passage of Scripture. Some of you are hoping it happens before the fifteenth, when you have to pay your income tax! I also mentioned three reasons for studying this book. Everything is going to be all right. It won’t succeed. From the moment you decided to humble yourself to receive understanding, your prayer was … Unleashing chariots and horses and an armada of ships, he’ll blow away anything in his path. 18-19 “‘Later, he’ll turn his attention to the coastal regions and capture a bunch of prisoners, but a general will step in and put a stop to his bullying ways. 20 “‘He will be replaced shortly by a real loser, his rule, reputation, and authority already in shreds. A. It dealt with a big war. This being, which looks like a man, was sent of God with a message to encourage Daniel. Eventually, the king of the north will recover and invade the country of the king of the south, but unsuccessfully. 24-26 “‘He will make plans against the fortress cities, but they’ll turn out to be shortsighted. All rights reserved. He will take command of his army and invade the defenses of the king of the north and win a resounding victory. of Daniel 12 is a continuation of the angel’s words to Daniel. Angels are “ministering spirits sent to serve those who will inherit salvation” (Hebrews 1:14). I heard him solemnly swear by the Eternal One that it would be a time, two times, and half a time, that when the oppressor of the holy people was brought down the story would be complete. He’ll even stoop to despising the God of the holy ones, and in the place where God is worshiped he will put on exhibit, with a lavish show of silver and gold and jewels, a new god that no one has ever heard of. He understood the message, the understanding coming by revelation: 2-3 “During those days, I, Daniel, went into mourning over Jerusalem for three weeks. As I studied the book of Daniel several things popped out at me. Then disturbing reports will come in from the north and east that will throw him into a panic. 4-6 “On the twenty-fourth day of the first month I was standing on the bank of the great river, the Tigris. Then I was surprised by something like a human hand that touched my lips. You’ve given me courage.’, 20-21 “He said, ‘Do you know why I’ve come here to you? I’m paralyzed. He said, ‘Don’t be afraid, friend. In Chapter 10, Daniel was shown an awe-inspiring vision of the great Being to whom he was praying. Angels have delivered messages to humans that have provided guidance and encouragement (Daniel 10:12, 14; Matthew 1:20–21; Luke 1:11–17, 19; 2:26–37; Acts 10:3–6; 27:23–24). Daniel 8 is then a new beginning, and the single vision contained in chapters 10–12 advances that argument further and gives it more precision. When he senses that he is powerful enough as a result of his wealth, he will go to war against the entire kingdom of Greece. Hotheads from your own people, drunk on dreams, will join them. Those who live wisely and well will understand what’s going on.’. In the face of the hostile powers and their attacks, one of Daniel's jobs in Babylon is to intercede before the king. When the Roman ships arrive, he will turn tail and go back home. 21-24 “‘His place will be taken by a reject, a man spurned and passed over for advancement. He’ll march in big as you please, as if he owned the place. His body was hard and glistening, as if sculpted from a precious stone, his face radiant, his eyes bright and penetrating like torches, his arms and feet glistening like polished bronze, and his voice, deep and resonant, sounded like a huge choir of voices. - The prophetic message of the last three chapters of Daniel, according to Daniel 10:4, was delivered on the 24th day of the first month. 11 “From the time that the daily worship is banished from the Temple and the obscene desecration is set up in its place, there will be 1,290 days. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. But the second invasion won’t compare to the first. All rights reserved. He’ll surpass all his ancestors, near and distant, in his rape of the country, grabbing and looting, living with his cronies in corrupt and lavish luxury. Go about your business without fretting or worrying. I can hardly breathe!’, 18-19 “Then this humanlike figure touched me again and gave me strength. Some may feel a bit let down by that, for prophecy is very exciting. He understood the message, the understanding coming by revelation: It is a message of great conflict and this has been recorded for us in Daniel chapters 11 and 12. I looked up and to my surprise saw a man dressed in linen with a belt of pure gold around his waist. The armies of the south will fall to pieces before him. Pages Non-Business Places Religious Place of Worship Religious Center St. John Baptist Church Videos 12/6/2020 Message: “I heard you the first time” (Daniel 10:12-13) I opened my mouth and started talking to the messenger: ‘When I saw you, master, I was terror-stricken. Daniel 10 A Vision of a Big War 1 In the third year of the reign of King Cyrus of Persia, a message was made plain to Daniel, whose Babylonian name was Belteshazzar. 10:1 In the third year of Cyrus king of Persia a message was revealed to Daniel, whose name was called Belteshazzar. DANIEL 10-12 A. As he enters the beautiful land, people will fall before him like dominoes. The Libyans and Ethiopians will fall in with him. He’ll surprise everyone, seemingly coming out of nowhere, and will seize the kingdom. He will promote everyone who falls into line behind this god, putting them in positions of power and paying them off with grants of land. Article Images Copyright © 2021 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. Within the three chapters of Daniel 10–12, Daniel 10 serves as prologue, chapter 11 as the report of the angelic vision, and chapter 12 as the epilogue. But the plot will fizzle. 5-6 “‘Next the king of the south will grow strong, but one of his princes will grow stronger than he and rule an even larger territory. You will rest, and then at the end of the days you will rise to receive your allotted inheritance (Daniel 12:13). He will have to retreat. So I asked, ‘Master, can you explain this to me?’, 9-10 “‘Go on about your business, Daniel,’ he said. But he’ll no sooner have pitched camp between the Mediterranean Sea and the Holy Mountain—all those royal tents!—than he’ll meet his end. With a few henchmen, he’ll take total control. But her influence will weaken and her child will not survive. Jan 12, 1992. The other high officers that the king appointed were jealous of Daniel and began to try to find fault with the way that he was handling the government affairs. The time referred to is Daniel’s 70 th week, which is the tribulation. The message was true. The Essential Evangelical Parallel Bible (NKJV/ESV/NLT/, The Message Devotional Bible LeatherLike, Brown, The Message Deluxe Gift Bible, Brown/Saddle Tan Leather-Look, The Message: New Testament, Psalms, and Proverbs--Personal-Size Edition, NIV, The Message, Parallel Bible, Leathersoft, Brown. John Piper Jan 12, 1992 240 Shares God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him Learn more about Desiring God Desiring God. I ate only plain and simple food, no seasoning or meat or wine. He has much to say about how… But that’s not what I want to talk about this time. … And get up on your feet. Contemptuous of every god and goddess, the king of the north will puff himself up greater than all of them. "'Relax, Daniel,' he continued, 'don't be afraid. His prophecies cover a vast time period. Peace. His army will be smashed, the battlefield filled with corpses. 12 “Blessed are those who patiently make it through the 1,335 days. But they’ll sputter out. But the king of the north will come at him like a tornado. From the moment you decided to humble yourself to receive understanding, your prayer was heard, and I set out to come to you. My knees turned to water. Then he’ll proceed to get everything, lock, stock, and barrel, in his control. But at the height of his power, with everything seemingly under control, his kingdom will split into four parts, like the four points of the compass. From the moment you decided to humble yourself to receive understanding, your prayer was heard, and I set out to come to you. The Preparation of the Man of God : 10:1-19. He’ll come in like a steamroller, flattening the opposition. 3-4 “‘Then a powerful king will show up and take over a huge territory and run things just as he pleases. 7 “The man dressed in linen, who straddled the river, raised both hands to the skies. - The 2nd and 3rd verses appear to document a period when Daniel mourned three full weeks. But I was waylaid by the angel-prince of the kingdom of Persia and was delayed for a good three weeks. 2 “‘But now let me tell you the truth of how things stand: Three more kings of Persia will show up, and then a fourth will become richer than all of them. The bodyguards surrounding him will march in and desecrate the Sanctuary and citadel. But by then he’ll be washed up and soon will be heard of no more. We have no problem seeing people running to and fro. But your people will be saved from the trouble, every last one found written in the Book. It not only introduces Daniel’s last vision but also draws the curtain aside so we can understand that there is another dimension to our struggles on earth. How can I, a lowly servant, speak to you, my master? Originally published by NavPress in English as THE MESSAGE: The Bible in Contemporary Language copyright 2002 by Eugene Peterson. 10 In the third year of the reign of King Cyrus of Persia, a message was made plain to Daniel, whose Babylonian name was Belteshazzar. We have come to the tag end of Daniel's great last vision, which occupies Chapters 10, 11, and 12. ‘The message is confidential and under lock and key until the end, until things are about to be wrapped up. When we began in November, I noted in my first sermon that there were only 55 days until Y2K, which turned out to be a huge non-event. The populace will be washed clean and made like new. Daniel 10:12 "Then said he unto me, Fear not, Daniel: for from the first day that thou didst set thine heart to understand, and to chasten thyself before thy God, thy words were heard, and I am come for thy words." DANIEL 10-12. The Book of Daniel is a well read book of prophecy. They’ll be put to severe testing for a season: some killed, some burned, some exiled, some robbed. Arbitrarily and impulsively, he’ll invade the richest provinces. 6-9 “‘Sometime later a member of the royal family will show up and take over. He’ll slip out of history quietly, without even a fight. Left alone after the appearance, abandoned by my friends, I went weak in the knees, the blood drained from my face. Many who have been long dead and buried will wake up, some to eternal life, others to eternal shame. But that’s not the end of it. 12 1-2 “‘That’s when Michael, the great angel-prince, champion of your people, will step in. After a few years, the two of them will make a pact, and the daughter of the king of the south will marry the king of the north to cement the peace agreement. I left him there with the prince of the kingdom of Persia. The message was true and one of great conflict (cf Da 10:21 "writing of truth"; Da 11:2 "I will tell you the truth" ) - This refers to the entire revelation in Daniel 10-12, even though the predictive prophecy per se was primarily in chapters 11 and 12. And he won’t last long. Daniel 12:4 "But thou, O Daniel, shut up the words, and seal the book, [even] to the time of the end: many shall run to and fro, and knowledge shall be increased." “When he had said this, I stood up, but I was still shaking. Stand at attention. Daniel 10:12-14-12-14 MSG “‘Relax, Daniel,’ he continued, ‘don’t be afraid. But in many people's minds, compared with prophecy, prayer is rather dull and prosaic -- u… Daniel 10-12 The Message (MSG) A Vision of a Big War 10 In the third year of the reign of King Cyrus of Persia, a message was made plain to Daniel, whose Babylonian name … I neither bathed nor shaved until the three weeks were up. Published by permission. Even the Prince of the Covenant will be crushed. 9-10 “I heard his voice. Not even their famous commando shock troops will slow down the attacker. shazʹzar; + and the message was true, and it was about a great conflict. As he reaches out, grabbing country after country, not even Egypt will be exempt. And not a soul around who can help!’”. He will even dare to brag and boast in defiance of the God of gods. But his heirs won’t get in on it. In the tenth chapter of the book of Daniel we turn from prophecy to a study on prayer. He will confiscate the treasuries of Egyptian gold and silver and other valuables. The Preparation of the Man of God : 10:1-19 10:1 In the third year of Cyrus king of Persia a message was revealed to Daniel, whose name was called Belteshazzar. Put the book under lock and key until the end. When the testing is intense, they’ll get some help, but not much. Towering in rage, he’ll rush to stamp out the threat. The king of the south in response will get his army—an even greater army—in place, ready to fight. In fact, verse 1 tells us Daniel is given a revelation, a true message, concerning a "great war." 3 “‘Men and women who have lived wisely and well will shine brilliantly, like the cloudless, star-strewn night skies. 12-14 “‘Relax, Daniel,’ he continued, ‘don’t be afraid. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! But his victory won’t last long, for the king of the north will put together another army bigger than the last one, and after a few years he’ll come back to do battle again with his immense army and endless supplies. 13 “And you? A hand touched me and pulled me to my hands and knees. Daniel 10-12: In the third year of the reign of King Cyrus of Persia, a message was made plain to Daniel, whose Babylonian name was Belteshazzar. From the moment you decided to humble yourself to receive understanding, your prayer was heard, and I set out to come to you. He’ll go back home and tend to his own military affairs. 4 “‘This is a confidential report, Daniel, for your eyes and ears only. Salem Media Group. The message was true. He’ll puff himself up and posture himself as greater than any god. He will have no respect for the gods of his ancestors, not even that popular favorite among women, Adonis. P. R. The message was true. When it’s all over, you will be on your feet to receive your reward.”, Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, The Message (MSG), The Worst Trouble the World Has Ever Seen. I said, ‘Go ahead, let my master speak. Next, it’s clear from the first verse of Daniel 12 that the timing backs up to the abomination and rapture because it mentions the “unequalled distress”, which matches Matthew 24:21. And now I’m here to help you understand what will eventually happen to your people. The testing will refine, cleanse, and purify those who keep their heads on straight and stay true, for there is still more to come. 36-39 “‘Meanwhile, the king of the north will do whatever he pleases. But he won’t be able to sustain that intensity for long because of the treacherous intrigue in his own ranks, his court having been honeycombed with vicious plots. I’ve been sent to bring you news.’. And he understood the message and was given understanding about what he had seen. Take courage. He will take up with all those who betray the holy covenant, favoring them. Daniel 10 is a unique chapter in Scripture. As a result of the vision and revelation of chapters 10-12, Daniel understood all he needed to know about the future. (, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Our journey through Daniel ends today. Copyright © 2021, Bible Study Tools. 8 “I heard all this plainly enough, but I didn’t understand it. There will be no continuity with his kingship. 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