Questions tagged [daniel-book-of]

The plight of Daniel and his associates in his role as chief adviser of King Nebuchadnetzar after the Destruction of the First Beis Hamikdash. Also, the Visions concerning the four exiles of Babylonian, Mede/Persians, Greek and Roman/Ishmaelite dynasties and end of days.

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Hebrew to English Translations of Daniel 9:23-27

I'm kind of falling on a last resort here. I'm trying to get as close to a literal translation of the most original form of Daniel 9/I:23-27 as possible. I haven't been able to find anything in ...
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The 70 weeks in Daniel 9

How does one understand the 70 week prophecy in Daniel 9? When does the decree to rebuild Jerusalem take place, and how do you interpret the "seven weeks; and for threescore and two weeks" from that ...
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What's the meaning of Daniel 9:26

Daniel 9:26: And after the threescore and two weeks shall an anointed one be cut off, and be no more; and the people of a prince that shall come shall destroy the city and the sanctuary; but his ...
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Who did Daniel see?

My knowledge of Judaism is fragmentary so I would like to ask you not to assume, if possible, that I know anything about it other than what I'm saying in the question. The Book of Daniel 7:9 speaks ...
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Can Prophecy Exist Outside The Land Of Israel

How could Prophet Daniel have done prophecy for the Persian kings, in exile, because I heard prophets of Israel could only do prophecy in the land of Israel
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Who is the nation/kingship of Edom? [duplicate]

There are/were 4 kingship's (malchuyos) described in Sefer Daniel. Edom, being one of them (I think?), is often explained to be the Roman Empire. 1- What is the source to say that Edom was the Roman ...