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The vision of the holy waters. EZEKIEL.-CHAP. XLVII.
The borders of the land. day: then he shall go forth; and after his go-14.21. 341.0 and brought me through; the waters were to ing forth one shall shut the gate.
a the loins. 13 Thou shalt daily 1 prepare a burnt-offer No.23.3. | 5 Afterward he measured a thousand ; and ing unto the Lord of a lamb m of the first year ma con or lit was a river that I could not pass over: for without blemish : thou shalt prepare it" every morning the waters were risen, waters to swim in, a morning.
by morn. Triver that could not be passed over. 14 And thou shalt prepare a meat-offering o Le 25.10. 61 And he said unto me, Son of man, hast for it every morning, the sixth part of an P 0.45.8. thou seen this? Then he brought me, and ephah, and the third part of a hin of oil, to : 14.5.6. caused me to return to the brink of the river.
r 1 822 13, temper with the fine flour ; a meat-offering con-1012 7 Now when I had returned, behold, at the tinually by a perpetual ordinance unto the Lord. 3. 1 6 bank of the river were very many trees - on
15 Thus shall they prepare the lamb, and the • Le 24.7. the one side and on the other. meat-offering, and the oil, every morning for ' c.41.19.
10.11.19. | 8 Then said he unto me, These waters issue a continual burnt-offering.
out toward the east country, and go down 16 | Thus saith the Lord God; If the prince
into i the desert, and go into the sea : which give a gift unto any of his sons, the inherit
being brought forth into the sea, the waters ance thereof shall be his sons'; it shall be
shall be healed. their possession by inheritance.
9 And it shall come to pass, that every thing 17 But if he give a gift of his inheritance to with chim that i liveth, which moveth, whithersoever the
neys. one of his servants, then it shall be his to the w cornered. 1 rivers shall come, shall live: and there shall year of liberty; after it shall return to the x ver.20. be a very great multitude of fish, because prince: but his inheritance shall be his sons'
these waters shall come thither: for they shall for them.
Joel 3.18. I be m healed; and every thing shall live whi18 Moreover the prince shall not P take of the
ther the river cometh.
Re 221, people's inheritance by oppression, to thrust
10 And it shall come to pass, that the fishers them out of their possession; but he shall give 6 ls 23, shall stand upon it from En-gedi even unto his sons inheritance out of his own possession :
En-eglaim; they shall be a place to spread that my people be not scattered 4 every man waters of forth nets; their fish shall be according to from his possession.
their kinds, as the fish of the great sea, ex19 | After he brought me through the entry,
ceeding p many. which was at the side of the gate, into the corner | 11 But the miry places thereof and the marshholy chambers of the priests, which looked lilla es thereof a shall not be healed; they shall be toward the north : and, behold, there was a
given to "salt. place on the two sides westward.
| 12 And by the river upon the bank thereof, 20 Then said he unto me, This is the place
h ver 12
on this side and on that side, 'shall grow all where the priests shall boil' the trespass-offer-li 14.35.1,2 trees for meat, whose leaf u shall not fade, neiing and the sin-offering, where they shall bake ) or, plain ther shall the fruit thereof be consumed: it • the meat-offering; that they bear them not 4.49.**** shall bring forth new fruit according to his out into the outer court, to sanctify the people.
months, because their waters they issued out 21 Then he brought me forth into the outer / 11.2. of the sanctuary : and the fruit " thereof shall court, and caused me to pass by the four cor- i tuo rito be for meat, and the leaf thereof for: medicine. ners of the court; and, behold," in every cor- m Ex 1536 13 | Thus saith the Lord God; This shall be ner of the court there was a court.
130 the border, whereby ye shall inherit the land 22 In the four corners of the court there were n Mat.4.19. according to the twelve tribes of Israel: Jocourts joined of forty cubits long and thirty Nu.31.6. seph y shall have two portions. broad: these four w corners were of one mea-lo 1.49.12 | 14 And ye shall inherit it, one as well as sure.
another : concerning the which I lifted up 23 And there was a row of building round and
my hand to give it unto your fathers : and this about in them, round about them four, and it half moe land shall fall unto you for a inheritance. was made with boiling-places under the rows Je 17.6. 15 And this shall be the border of the land round about.
5 ver.7. toward the north side, from the great sea, the 24 Then said he unto me, These : are the come up way of Hethlon, as men go to Zedad; places of them that boil, where the ministers of "Jel7.8. | 16 Hamath, d Berothah, Sibraim, which is the house shall boil the sacrifice of the people. vor, prin between the border of Damascus and the CHAPTER XLVII.
border of Hamath; • Hazar-hatticon, which 1 The vision of the holy waters. 6 The virtue of them. 13 The borders of the land.
is by the coast of Hauran. AFTERWARD he brought me again unto ind.cores | 17 And the border from the sea shall be Han the door of the house; and, behold, waters y Ge.48.5. zar-enan, the border of Damascus, and the a issued out from under the threshold of the
| north northward, and the border of Hamath. house eastward : for the forefront of the house 2 or, svore. And this is the north side.
Ge26.3. stood toward the east, and the waters came | 18 And the east side ye shall measure from down from under from the right side of the b c.48.1. Hauran, and from Damascus, and from house, at the south side of the altar.
• Nu.34.8 Gilead, and from the land of Israel by Jordan, 2 Then brought he me out of the way of the d 2 Sa.&.8.
from the border unto the east sea. And this gate northward, and led me about the way
is the east side. without unto the outer gate by the way that.. village. 19 And the south side southward, from Ta. Jooketh eastward ; and, behold, there ran out
mar even to the waters of a strife i in Kadesh, waters on the right side.
the i river to the great sea. And this is the 3 And when the man that had the line in his hor, Meri south side k southward hand went forth eastward, he measured a thou-li Nu.20.13 20 The west side also shall be the great sea sand cubits, and he brought me through the R32. | from the border, till a man come over against waters; the d waters were to the ankles.
Hamath. This is the west side. 4 Again he measured a thousand, and broughtly."
J or, val
| 21 So shall ye divide this land unto you acme through the waters; the waters were to k or, tomcording to the tribes of Israel. the knees. Again he measured a thousand, man."| 22 | And it shall come to pass, that ye shall
22 The division of it by lot
of the prince
30 The dimensions and gates of the city.
The portions of the twelve tribes. EZEKIEL:-CHAP: XLVIII. Dimensions and gates of the city. livide it by lot for an inheritance unto you, . M: 3420 | dred, and the south side four thousand and and to the strangers 1 that sojourn among you, I JED.212. five hundred, and on the east side four thouwhich shall beget children among you: and is sand and five hundred, and the west side four they m shall be unto you as born in the coun
thousand and five hundred. try among the children of Israel; they shall
17 And the suburbs of the city shall be tohave inheritance with you among the tribes of "Ro.10.12 ward the north two hundred and fifty, and Israel.
toward the south two hundred and fifty, and 23 And it shall come to pass, that in what
toward the east two hundred and fifty, and tribe the stranger sojourneth, there shall ye * 4:47.15, toward the west two hundred and fifty. give him his inheritance, saith the Lord God.
18 And the residue in length over against the CHAPTER XLVIII.
b one. | oblation of the holy portion shall be ten thou1,23 The portions of the twelve tribes, 8 of the sanctuary, 15 of the city and suburbs,
sand eastward, and ten thousand westward : N OW these are the names of the tribes. < 0.45 1..6. and it shall be over against the oblation of the IV From the north end to the coast of the
d or, the
holy portion ; and the increase thereof shall way of Hethlon, as one goeth to Hamath, Ha- sanctified be for food unto them that serve the city. zar-enan, the border of Damascus northward, shall be 19 And i they that serve the city shall serve to the coast of Hamath; for these are his sides
it out of all the tribes of Israel. east and west ; a portion for Dan
20 All the oblation shall be five and twenty 2 And by the border of Đan, from the east
thousand by five and twenty thousand: ye side unto the west side, a portion for Asher.
shall offer the holy oblation four-square, with 3 And by the border of Asher, from the east
the possession of the city. side even unto the west side, a portion for &c.44.10 21 TAnd the residue m shall be for the prince, Naphtali.
on the one side and on the other of the holy
h Le 27.10. 4 And by the border of Naphtali, from the
oblation, and of the possession of the city, east side unto the west side, a portion for li over against the five and twenty thousand of
i Ex 22.29. Manasseh.
the oblation toward the east border, and west5 And by the border of Manasseh, from the
j c. 45.6.
ward over against the five and twenty thoueast side unto the west side, a portion for
sand toward the west l'order, over against the Ephraim.
portions for the prince: and it shall be the holy 6 And by the border of Ephraim, from the
oblation; and the sanctuary n of the house east side even unto the west side, a portion for
shall be in the midst thereof. Reuben.
22 Moreover from the possession of the Le. 7 And by the border of Reuben, from the east 14.456. vites, and from the possession of the city, side even unto the west side, a portion for Judah.
being in the midst of that which is the prince's, 8 | And by the border of Judah, from the
between the border of Judah and the border east side unto the west side, shall be the offer
of Benjamin, shall be for the prince. ing « which ye shall offer of five and twenty
23 1 As for the rest of the tribes, from the thousand reeds in breadth, and in length as
east side unto the west side, Benjamin shall one of the other parts,-from the east side unto
have a portion. the west side: and the sanctuary shall be in
24 And by the border of Benjamin, from the the midst of it.
9 Meribah east side unto the west side, Simeon shall have 9 The oblation that ye shall offer unto the
a portion. LORD shall be of five and twenty thousand in r 2.47.14, 25 And by the border of Simeon, from the length, and of ten thousand in breadth.
east side unto the west side, Issachar a portion. 10 And for them, even for the priests, shall
26 And by the border of Issachar, from the be this holy oblation; toward the north five
east side unto the west side, Zebulun a portion. and twenty thousand in length, and toward rious to 27 And by the border of Zebulun, from the the west ten thousand in breadth, and toward these mea east side unto the west side, Gad a portion. the east ten thousand in breadth, and toward
28 And by the border of Gad, at the south the south five and twenty thousand in length :
side southward, the border shall be even from and the sanctuary of the LORD shall be in the which the
Tamar unto the p waters of a strife in Kadesh, midst thereof.
and to the river toward the great sea. 11 It shall be for the priests e that are sanc
29 This r is the land which ye shall divide by tified of the sons of Zadok ; which have kept
lot unto the tribes of Israel for inheritance, and my' charge, which went not astray when the
these are their portions, saith the Lord God. children of Israel went astray, as the Levites
| 30 | And these are the goings out of the city went astray.
on the north side, ^four thousand and five 12 And this oblation of the land that is offer.
hundred measures. ed shall be unto them a thing most holy by the
31 And the gates of the city shall be after border of the Levites.
the names of the tribes of Israel: three gates 13 And over against the border of the priests
northward; one gate of Reuben, one gate of the Levites shall have five and twenty thou
Judah, one gate of Levi. sand in length, and ten thousand in breadth:
32 And at the east side four thousand and five all the length shall be five and twenty thou
hundred : and three gates; and one gate of sand, and the breadth ten thousand.
ever al. Joseph, one gate of Benjamin, one gate of Dani. 14 And they shall not sell of it, neither h ex
33 And at the south side four thousand and change, nor alienate the first-fruits i of the Best five hundred measures : and three gates; one land: for it is holy unto the Lord.
gate of Simeon, one gate of Issachar, one 15 | And the five thousand, that are left in
gate of Zebulun. the breadth over against the five and twenty
34 At the west side four thousand and five i thousand, shall be a k profane place for the
| hundred, with their three gates; one gate of city, for dwelling, and for suburbs: and the
Gad, one gate of Asher, one gate of Naphtali. city shall be in the midst thereof.
35 It was round about eighteen thousand 16 And these shall be the measures thereof; | measures : and the name of the city from that the north side four thousand and five hun-| 23.*** | day shall be, · The LORD u is there.
tainly mindt ob
8747es, not of cubite, but of the meastring reel,
prophet's condit) had in his hand, according
the city teould be about 36 miles in cucumfereare und nine muilca on ench side of the square; schichas nearly nine times larger than the greatest ericnl to which Je. Tusalem
1 Nebuchadnetzar, forgetting his dream, requireth it of the Chaldean by ppm and
threatenings. 10 They, Bknowlelging user inability, arr ed in 14 Tau obtaining some respite findeth te dream. 19 lle blessth God 24 He, staying the
h or, tern,
Poni or, the
THE BOOK OF THE PROPHET DANIEL.
B. C. 697 | 18 Now at the end of the days that the king 1 Jehoiakim's captivity. 3 Ashpenaz taketh Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah
i had said he should bring them in, then the 8 They refusing the king's poruon, do prosper with pulse and water. 17 Their excel lency in wisdom.
prince of the eunuchs brought them in before TN the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim
A M 3399 1 king of Judah came * Nebuchadnezzar king
19 And the king communed with them; and of Babylon unto Jerusalem, and besieged it.
among them all was found none like Daniel, . 2 And the Lord gave Jehoiakim king of Ju- k1.20.14, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah: therefore dah into his hand, with part of the vessels of 2017. stood they before the king. the house of God: which he carried into the
20 And min all matters of wisdom rand unland of Shinar to the house of his god; and of this derstanding, that the king inquired of them, he brought the vessels into the treasure house
he found them ten times better than all the of his god.
|d c48 magicians and astrologers that were in all his 3 | And the king spake unto Ashpenaz the
realm. master of his eunuchs, that he should bring Je De 23. 21 And Daniel continued eren unto the first certain of the children of Israel, and of the
Ho.9.3 year of king Cyrus. king's seed, and of the princes;
CHAPTER II. 4 Children in whom was no blemish, but well | Ge .. favoured, and skilful in all wisdom, and cunning
decree, is brungkut to use king. 31 The drean. 36 Tbe interpretato. Danes in knowledge, and understanding science, and seadder. such as had ability in them to stand in the
AND in the second year of the reign of Neking's palace, and whom they might teach
A buchadnezzar, Nebuchadnezzar dreamed the learning and the tongue of the Chaldeans.
dreams, wherewith his spirit was troubled, 5 And the king appointed them a daily pro
and his sleep brake from him. vision of the king's meat, and of the wine steward 2 Then the king commanded to call the mae which he drank : so nourishing them three
gicians, and the astrologers, and the sorcerers,
of pulse years, that at the end thereof they might stand that we and the Chaldeans, for to show the king his
may eat. before the king.
dreams. So they came and stood before the 6 Now among those were of the children of Ju- k that we king. dah, Daniel, Ha'saniah, Mishael, and Azariah:
3 And the king said unto them, I have dreamUnto whom the prince of the eunuchs gave 11 or, he ed a dream, and my spirit was troubled to names : for he gave unto Daniel the name of
know the dream. d Belteshazzar; and to Hananiah, of Shad
4 Then spake the Chaldeans to the king in rach ; and to Mishael, of Meshach; and to
Syriac, 0 king, live b for ever: tell thy serAzariah, of Abed-nego.
vants the dream, and we will show the inter8 But Daniel purposed in his heart that he
pretation. would not defile himself with the portion of
5 The king answered and said to the Chal
A. M. 3101. the king's meat, nor with the wine which he B. C. 63. deans, The thing is gone from me: if ye will drank: therefore he requested of the prince of... not make known unto me the dream, with the
m IKI 10.1.. the eunuchs that he might not defile himself.
interpretation thereof, ye shall be cut in
Pa 119.99 9 Now God had brought Daniel into | fa
d pieces, and your e houses shall be made a vour and tender love with the prince of the of. dungbill. eunuchs.
6 But if ye show the dream, and the inter10 And the prince of the eunuchs said unto
pretation thereof, ye shall receive of me gifts Daniel, I fear my lord the king, who hath ap to me that and & rewards and great honour: therefore pointed your meat and your drink : for why
show me the dream, and the interpretation should he see your faces & worse liking than of his peo thereof. the children which are of your sort? then
7 They answered again and said, Let the shall ye make me endanger my head to the captivity, king tell his servants the dream, and we will
show the interpretation of it. 11 Then said Daniel to i Melzar, whom the | 8 The king answered and said, I know of prince of the eunuchs had set over Daniel,
certainty that ye would gain the time, beHananiah, Mishael, and Azariah,
cause ye see the thing is gone from me. 12 Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten
9 But if ye will not make known unto me the days; and let them give us y pulse k to eat, and
dream, there is but one decree for you: forye water to drink.
have prepared lying and corrupt words to 13 Then let our countenances be looked up
speak before me, till the time be changed: on before thee, and the countenance of the
therefore tell me the dream, and I i shall know children that eat of the portion of the king's lo made. that ye can show me the interpretation thereof. meat: and as thou seest, deal with thy servants.
| 10 T The Chaldeans answered before the
d e3.9. 14 So he consented to them in this matter,
king, and said, There is not a man upon the and proved them ten days.
earth that can show the king's matter: there15 And at the end of ten days their counte-10.5.16. fore there is no king, lord, nor ruler, that asknances appeared fairer and fatter in flesh than
ed such things at any magician, or astrologer, all the children which did eat the portion of Ver 19. or Chaldean. the king's meat.
11 And it is a rare thing that the king re16 Thus Melzar took away the portion of 1 or, bay quireth, and there is none other that can show
Ep.5. 16. their meat, and the wine that they should
it before the king, except the gods, whose drink; and gave them pulse.
| 16:41.23. dwelling kis not with flesh. 17 | As for these four children, God gave vers 12 For this cause the king was angry and them knowledge and skill in all learning and
very furious, and commanded to destroy all wisdom: and i Daniel had understanding in
the wise men of Babylon. all visions and dreams.
11 Mat.2 16. 13 And the decree went forth that the wise
c Is. 47.13,
d Ge 40.8.
Daniel findeth and interpreteth DANIEL.-CHAP. II.
Nebuchadnezzar's drcam. men should be slain; and they sought Daniel 4: M: 3401. ness was excellent, stood before thee; and the and his fellows to be slain.
form thereof was terrible.
m returned 14 | Then Daniel manswered with counsel | 32 This image's head was of fine gold, his and wisdom to Arioch the captain of the | breast and his arms of silver, his belly and his king's guard, which was gone forth to slay the alaugh * thighs of brass, wise men of Babylon:
| 33 His legs of iron, his feet part of iron and 15 He answered and said to Arioch the king's
part of clay. captain, Why is the decree so hasty from the
34 Thou sawest till that a stone was cut out king? Then Arioch made the thing known to o 1Sa 17.37. without mhands, which smote the image upon Daniel.
21.2.17, his feet that were of iron and clay, and brake 16 Then Daniel went in, and desired of the
them to pieces.
P from beking that he would give him time, and that he fore. 35 Then was the iron, the clay, the brass, the would show the king the interpretation.
q or, they silver, and the gold, broken to pieces together,
should 17 Then Daniel went to his house, and made
and became like "the chaff of the summer the thing known to Hananiah, Mishael, and
threshing-floors; and the wind carried them Azariah, his companions:
away, that no place was found for them: and
r No. 12.6. 18 That they would desire mercies P of the
the stone that smote the image became a great
. Pr.50.23 God of heaven concerning this secret ; 9 that. p mountain, and filled the whole earth.
Je.3219. Daniel and his fellows should not perish with
36 This is the dream; and we will tell the
u P.3.14, the rest of the wise men of Babylon.
interpretation thereof before the king: 19 Then was the secret revealed unto Daniel
Ps.75,6,7. 37 Thou, O king, art a king rof kings : for in a night vision. Then Daniel blessed the 'wP7.26.7. the God of heaven hath given thee a kingdom, God of heaven.
» P: 5.14.
power, and strength, and glory. 20 Daniel answered and said, Blessed be the
y Ps. 139 11,
38 And wheresoever the children of men name of God for ever and ever: for · wisdom aldwell, the beasts of the field and the fowls of and might are bis :
the heaven hath he given e into thy hand, and 21 And he changeth the u times and the sea
hath made thee ruler over them all. Thou art sons: he removeth kings, and setteth up Thal I. this head of gold. kings: he " giveth wisdom unto the wise, and b children
39 And after thee shall arise another king. knowledge to them that know understanding:
dom inferior to thee, and another third king22 He revealeth * the deep and secret things:
dom of brass, which shall bear rule over all he knoweth " what is in the darkness, and the
the earth. light dwelleth with him.
40 And the fourth kingdom shall be strong 23 I thank thee, and praise thee, O thou God
as iron : forasmuch as iron breaketh in pieces of my fathers, who hast given me wisdom and
and subdueth all things : and as iron that might, and hast made known unto me now i came up. breaketh all these, shall it break in pieces what we desired of thee: for thou hast now
and bruise. made known unto us the king's matter.
41 And whereas thou sawest the feet and 24 1 Therefore Daniel went in unto Arioch,
toes, part of potters' clay, and part of iron, whom the king had ordained to destroy the
the kingdom shall be divided; but there shall wise men of Babylon : he went and said thus
be in it of the strength of the iron, forasmuch unto him ; Destroy not the wise men of Baby
as thou sawest the iron mixed with miry clay. lon: bring me in before the king, and I will
42 And as the toes of the feet were part of show unto the king the interpretation.
iron, and part of clay, so the kingdom shall 25 Then Arioch brought in Daniel before the seeing.
be partly strong, and partly w broken. king in haste, and said thus unto him, I have
43 And whereas thou sa west iron mixed with found a man of the captives of Judah, that kor, sides. miry clay, they shall mingle themselves with will make known unto the king the interpre- 1 or, thich the seed of men : but they shall not cleave tation.
in hands. "one to another, even as iron is not mixed 26 The king answered and said to Daniel, m Iec.4.6. with clay. whose name was Belteshazzar, Art thou able
44 And in the days of these kings shall the to make known unto me the dream which I Holia God of heaven set up a kingdom, which shall have seen, and the interpretation thereof?
never be destroyed: and the kingdom shall 27 Daniel answered in the presence of the
not be left to other people, but it shall break king, and said, The secret which the king
in pieces and consume all these kingdoms,
q 1Co 15.5 hath demanded cannot the wise men, the
and it shall stand for ever.
r Eu.7.12 astrologers, the magicians, the soothsayers,
45 Forasmuch as thou sawest that the stone show unto the king;
was cut out of the mountain · without hands, 28 But there is a God in heaven that re- Emr.1.2. and that it brake in pieces the iron, the brass, vealeth secrets, and maketh known to the Je 27.6 the clay, the silver, and the gold ; the great king Nebuchadnezzar what shall be in the lat
God hath made known to the king what shall ter days. Thy dream, and the visions of thy 677.33 come to pass hereafter: and the dream is head upon thy bed, are these;
certain, and the interpretation thereof sure.
brittle. 29 As for thee, o king, thy thoughts came
46 | Then the king Nebuchadnezzar fell
I this teith Pinto thy mind upon thy bed, what should
upon his face, and worshipped Daniel, and" come to pass hereafter: and he that reveal-lytheir. commanded that they should offer an oblation eth secrets maketh known to thee what shall ML 4.7. and sweet odours unto him. come to pass.
47 The king answered unto Daniel, and said, 30 But as for me, this secret is not revealed ja kingdom of a truth it is, that your God is a God of to me for any wisdom that I have more than
gods, and a Lord of kings, and a revealer any living, but for their sakes that shall make Pk 29. of secrets, seeing thou couldest reveal this known the interpretation to the king, and that which secret. thou mightest know the thoughts of thy heart. in londa 48 Then the king made Daniel a great man,
31 | Thou, O king, isawest, and behold a dofter this and gave him many great gifts, and made great image. This great image, whose bright-le ver.& him ruler over the whole province of Baby
mezzar keine the miracle bleuseth Gud.
Je. 16 20.
a golden image in Duta. lon, and chief of the ' governors over all the 4 M. 2001 | which I have made ; . well: but if ye worship wise men of Babylon.
not, ye shall be cast the same hour into the 49 Then Daniel requested of the king, and she 511. midst of a burning fiery furnace; and P who set Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, over c-3.12 is that God that shall deliver you out of my the affairs of the province of Babylon : but/b Ex 2.19. hands? Daniel sal hin the gate of the king.
16 Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, anCHAPTER III.
swered and said to the king, O NebuchadnezNebucha Inezzar delicateth a golden image in Durs. 8 Shatrach, Meshach, and Abel-rege are accurat for not worshipping the boage 13 They, being treatened, a 2K1.19.17
zar, we are not careful 9 to answer thee in make a good confession. 19 Goul deliveresh them out of the furnace. Nebucbad
this matter. NEBUCHADNEZZAR the king * made an | 17 If it be so, our God whom we serve is image of gold, whose height was three
able to deliver us from the burning fiery furscore cubits, and the breadth thereof six cu Ac. 19.3 nace, and he will deliver us out of thy hand, bits: he set it up in the plain of Dura, in the b with o king. province of Babylon.
18 But if not, be it known unto thee, O king, 2 Then Nebuchadnezzar the king sent to ga-le they com that we will not serve thy gods, nor worship ther together the princes, the governors, and
the golden image which thou hast set up. the captains, the judges, the treasurers, the de 19 | Then was Nebuchadnezzar - full of fu counsellors, the sheriffs, and all the rulers ofl. ry, and the form of his visage was changed
e symphothe provinces, to come to the dedication of the
against Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego:
singing image which Nebuchadnezzar the king had
therefore he spake, and commanded - that
r Re 13 15. set up.
they should heat the furnace one seven times
& Je 2.22 3 Then the princes, the governors, and cap.
more than it was wont to be heated. tains, the judges, the treasurers, the counsellors,
20 And he commanded the most mighty the sheriffs, and all the rulers of the provinces,
men that were in his army to bind Shadrach, were gathered together unto the dedication of
Meshach, and Abed-negu, and to cast then the image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had
into the burning fiery furnace.
set no set up; and they stood before the image that regard 21 Then these men were bound in their coats,
won. Nebuchadnezzar had set up.
their hosen, and their ? hats, and their other 4 Then a herald cried baloud, To you it
garments, and were cast into the midst of use
| ver. 19. is commanded, O "people, nations, and lan
burning fiery furnace. guages,
22 Therefore because the king's command5 That at what time ye hear the sound of the sta2. ment was urgent, and the furnace exceeding cornet, flute, harp, sackbut, psaltery, e dulci
hot, the flame of the fire slew those e men mer, and all kinds of music, ye fall down and
that took up Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed.“ worship the golden image that Nebuchadnez
o Ex.3232 zar the king hath set up:
| 23 And these three men, Shadrach, Meshach, 6 And 'whoso falleth not down and worship. Pia and Abed-nego, fell down bound into the peth shall the same hour be cast into the midste Mat.10.19 midst of the burning fiery furnace. of a burning fiery & furnace.
Pk 121.5.. 24 T Then Nebuchadnezzar the king was as. 7 Therefore at that time, when all the people Ac 2.23, tonished, and rose up in haste, and spake, and heard the sound of the cornet, flute, harp, l. said unto bis d counsellors, Did not we cast sackbut, psaltery, and all kinds of music, all/ Act.19." three men bound into the midst of the fire ? the people, the nations, and the languages, Ex 20.3.5 They answered and said unto the king, True, fell down and worshipped the golden image filled.
O king. that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up.
| 25 He answered and said, Lo, I see four men 81 Wherefore at that time certain Chaldeans
loose, walking in the midst of the fire, and came near, and accused the Jews.
21.4. 'they have no hurt; and the form of the fourth
27.3,4. 9 They spake and said to the king Nebuchad
is like the & son of God.
I mighty of nezzar, o king, live for ever.
etrength 26 Then Nebuchadnezzar came near to the 10 Thou, o king, hast made a decree, that ormar mouth of the burning fiery furnace, and every man that shall hear the sound of the
2 or, tur. spake, and said, Shadrach, Meshach, and cornet, flute, harp, sackbut, psaltery, and dul
Abed-nego, ye i servants of the most high
a bord cimer, and all kinds of music, shall fall down
b or, spark
God, come forth, and come hither. Then and worship the golden image:
Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, came 11 And whoso falleth not down and worship- or, 8o. forth of the midst of the fire. peth, that he should be cast into the midst of mo me mas ve Is.43.2
27 And the princes, governors, and captains, a burning fiery furnace.
and the king's counsellors, being gathered to12 There are certain Jews whom thou hast no hurt gether, saw these men, upon whose bodies the set i over the affairs of the province of Baby- & Pr.30.4. fire had k no power, nor was a hair of their Jon, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego ;| Ro 1.4 head singed, neither were their coats changed, these men, o king, i have not regarded thee: n door. nor the smell of fire had passed on them. they serve not thy gods, nor worship thei Ga. 1.10. 28 Then Nebuchadnezzar spake, and said,
Ge. 14.18 golden image which thou hast set up.
Blessed be the God of Shadrach, Meshach, 13 | Then Nebuchadnezzar in his irage and He. 11.34. and Abed-nego, who hath sent his i angel, and fury commanded to bring Shadrach, Meshach, Ge 19.15, delivered his servants that trusted - in him, and Abed-nego. Then they brought these
and have changed the king's word, and yieldmen before the king.
Hel. 14 ed their bodies, that they might not serve 14 Nebuchadnezzarspake and said unto them, Je!?.?
nor worship any god, except their own God. Is it m true, O Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed.
29 Therefore I make a pdecree, That every nego, do not ye serve my gods, nor worship He 11.37.
people, nation, and language, which speak
o a decree the golden image which I have set up ?
4 any thing amiss against the God of Shad15 Now if ye be ready that at what time ye by me.
rach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, shall be 'cut hear the sound of the cornet, flute, harp, sack
in pieces, and their houses shall be made a
error. but, psaltery, and dulcimer, and all kinds of sr made. dunghill : because there is no other God that music, ye fall down and worship the imagel.c.25. I can deliver after this sort.
w Pr. 16.14