Among the captives taken at Jerusalem and carried to Babylon, who were the most prominent? "Now among these were of the children of Judah, Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah." Dan. 1:6.
Who was Nebuchadnezzar? "In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, came Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon unto Jerusalem, and besieged it." Dan. 1:1.
What caused sleep to depart from Nebuchadnezzar? "And in the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar, Nebuchadnezzar dreamed dreams, wherewith his spirit was troubled, and his sleep brake from him." Dan. 2:1.
When he applied to his magicians for an interpretation of his dream, what did they say? 'The Chaldeans answered before the king, and said. There is not a man upon the earth that can shew the king's matter... And it is a rare thing that the king requireth, and there is none other that can shew it before the king, except the gods, whose dwelling is not with flesh. " Dan. 2:10, 11.
In his anger, what decree did the king make? "For this cause the king was angry and very furious, and commanded to destroy all the wise men of Babylon." Dan. 2:12.
To avoid suffering the consequences of the decree, what did Daniel do? "Then Daniel went in, and desired of the king that he would give him time, and that he would shew the king the interpretation." Dan. 2:16.
After he and his three companions had prayed to God about the matter, how was the interpretation made known? "Then was the secret revealed unto Daniel in a night vision." Dan. 2:19.
Afterward, when Daniel was brought in before the king, what question was asked him? "Art thou able to make known unto me the dream which I have seen, and the interpretation thereof?"Dan. 2:26.
What humble and impressive answer did Daniel return? "There is a God in heaven that revealeth secrets, and maketh known to the king Nebuchadnezzar what shall be in the latter days." Dan. 1:28.
What had the king seen in his dream? "Thou, O king, sawest, and behold a great image. This great image, whose brightness was excellent, stood before thee; and the form thereof was terrible." Dan. 2:31.
Of what were the different parts of the image composed? "This image's head was of fine gold, his breast and his arms of silver, his belly and his thighs of brass, his legs of iron, his feet part of iron and part of clay." Dan. 2:32, 33.
What did the king see happen to the image? "Thou sawest till that a stone was cut out without hands, which smote the image upon his feet that were of iron and clay, and brake them to pieces." Dan. 2:34.
What then took place? "Then was the iron, the clay, the brass, the silver, and gold, broken to pieces together, and became like the chaff of the summer threshing floors;... and the stone that smote the image became a great mountain, and filled the whole earth." Dan. 2:35.
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