The Literary Structure of Daniel

This is the literary structure of Daniel adapted from Holbrook (The Seventy Weeks, Leviticus, and the Nature of Prophecy), Steinmann (Daniel), and Greidanus (Preaching Christ from Daniel):

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When Did the Book of Daniel Happen?

As you read through the book of Daniel, it is sometimes difficult to know when each chapter is taking place. Here is a handy chart:

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The Parallel of Nebuchadnezzar and Daniel

There’s a connection between Daniel and Nebuchadnezzar. Nebuchadnezzar has dreams and Daniel has dreams. The narrator gives first person sections to both Nebuchadnezzar and Daniel, and both include a lengthy prayer. So why is the author paralleling these characters.

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