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Daniel 7:14 “And to him was given dominion and glory and a kingdom, that all peoples, nations, and languages should serve him; his dominion is and everlasting dominion which shall not pass away and his kingdom one that shall not be destroyed.” This verse describes one like a son of man who came to the […]

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Daniel 7:9 “As I looked, thrones were placed, and the Ancient of Days took his seat; his clothing was white as snow, and the hair of his head like pure wool; his throne was fiery flames; its wheels were burning fire. A stream of fire issued and came out from before him; a thousand thousands […]

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Daniel 6:26 “I make a decree, that in all my royal dominion people are to tremble and fear before the God of Daniel, for he is the living God, enduring forever; his kingdom shall never be destroyed, and his dominion shall be to the end. He delivers and rescues; he works signs and wonders in […]

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Daniel 6:3 “Then this Daniel became distinguished above all the other high officials and satraps, because an excellent spirit was in him. And the king planned to set him over the whole kingdom.” Daniel is a captive, held by unbelieving people against his will and in a strange land. He is now in the service […]

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Daniel 4:35 “…all the inhabitants of the earth are accounted as nothing, and he does according to his will among the host of heaven and among the inhabitants of the earth; and none can stay his hand or say to him, ‘What have you done?’” This statement was made by King Nebuchadnezzar after he recovered […]

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Daniel Daniel 4:3 “How great are his signs, how mighty his wonders! His kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and his dominion endures from generation to generation.” These are the words of the Babylonian king, Nebuchadnezzar, after he tried burning the Hebrews alive. Boy, was he surprised. He had three men put in the burning fiery […]

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Ezekiel 37:3 “And he said to me, ‘Son of man, can these bones live?’ and I answered, ‘O Lord GOD, you know.’” This conversation takes place in a spiritual visit to the valley of dry bones. There were a lot of bones and the bones were very dry. Obviously, they represented those who had been […]

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Ezekiel 36:22 “Therefore say to the house of Israel, Thus says the Lord GOD; It is not for your sake, O house of Israel, that I am about to act, but for the sake of my holy name, which you have profaned among the nations to which you came.” There seems to be no end […]

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Ezekiel 18:4 “Behold, all souls are mine; the soul of the father as well as the son is mine: the soul who sins shall die.” The people had created a proverb about the land of Israel saying that the fathers had eaten sour grapes and their children’s teeth were set on edge. God is having […]

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Ezekiel 17:24 “And all the trees of the field shall know that I am the LORD; I bring low the high tree, and make high the low tree, dry up the green tree, and make the dry tree flourish. I am the LORD; I have spoken, and I will do it.” Israel had trouble believing […]