Book of Daniel
The Book of Daniel is a book of the Bible which contains an "account of the activities and visions of Daniel, a noble Jew exiled at Babylon." In the Hebrew Bible it is found in the Ketuvim (writings),...
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The Burning Fiery Furnace
The Judgement Sequence taken from Festival Retz's 2011 production of Benjamin Britten's The Burning Fiery Furnace. Musikalische Leitung - Andreas Schüller...
Daniel Variations
Steve Reich has a concert on the 21st May 2008, including Daniel Variations and Music for 18 Musicians. A rare recording of the concert, and a very good one ...
Prophecy of Seventy Weeks
The Prophecy of Seventy Weeks (Daniel 9 in the Book of Daniel) is a prophecy in which Daniel, pondering the meaning of Jeremiah's prediction that Jerusalem would remain desolate for seventy years, is ...
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Daniel
Daniel is a masculine given name and a surname of Hebrew origin. It means, "God is my judge", and derives from two early Biblical figures, primary among them Daniel from the Book of Daniel. It is a c...
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Daniel 2
Daniel 2 is a chapter of the Book of Daniel in the Hebrew Bible, written mostly in Aramaic and partly in Hebrew. It tells how Daniel interprets a dream of Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon, regarding a ...
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Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego
Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego are biblical characters in the book of Daniel chapters 1–3. They are depicted as being saved by divine intervention from the Babylonian execution of being burned alive...
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The writing on the wall
"The writing on the wall", or "the hand writing on the wall", or "the writing is on the wall" or "Mene Mene", is an idiom implying that a (usually) negative event is easily predictable based on the cu...
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Daniel in the lions' den
The story of Daniel in the lions' den is found in the sixth chapter of the Book of Daniel in the Hebrew Bible, and in the lesser known story of Bel and the Dragon in the Greek versions. Daniel is an o...
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Daniel 7
Daniel 7 is the seventh chapter of the Book of Daniel in the Hebrew Bible. It is the last chapter written in Aramaic before it continues again in the Hebraic Masoretic text of the next chapter. This c...
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Four monarchies
The four kingdoms refers to four monarchies, or world empires, described in dreams and visions in the Book of Daniel of the Hebrew Bible. The actual term "four kingdoms" occurs once, found in Daniel 8...
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Daniel 8
Daniel 8, the eighth chapter of the Book of Daniel, concerns Daniel's vision of the ram and the he-goat. This vision is part of a series of episodes that is a continuation from Daniel 7. The fragmenta...
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Daniel 11
Daniel 11 is the eleventh chapter in the Book of Daniel. It describes a series of conflicts between the unnamed King of the North and King of the South. The dream narrative begins in Chapter 10 and co...
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Siege of Jerusalem (597 BC)
In 605 BC Nebuchadnezzar II, king of Babylon defeated Pharaoh Neco at the Battle of Carchemish, and subsequently invaded Judah. To avoid the destruction of Jerusalem, King Jehoiakim of Jerusalem, in h...
Belshazzar
Belshazzar (/bɛlˈʃæzər/; Biblical Hebrew בלשאצר; Akkadian: Bēl-šarra-uṣur) "Bel, protect the king", sometimes called Balthazar /ˈbælθəˌzɑr/, was a 6th-century BC prince of Babylon, the son of Nabonidu...
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Darius the Mede
Darius the Mede is a figure in the Book of Daniel, chapters 6–11, who rules over "the kingdom of the Chaldeans" after the last king of the Babylonian Empire (Belshazzar) is deposed by the Medo-Persian...
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Daniel's Tomb
The Tomb of Daniel is the traditional burial place of the biblical prophet Daniel. Various locations have been named for the site, but the tomb in Susa, Iran, is the most widely accepted, it being fir...
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Nebuchadnezzar II
Nebuchadnezzar II (/nɛbjʉkədˈnɛzər/; Aramaic: ܢܵܒܘܼ ܟܘܼܕܘܼܪܝܼ ܐܘܼܨܘܼܪ ‎; Hebrew: נְבוּכַדְנֶצַּר Nəḇūḵaḏneṣṣar; Ancient Greek: Ναβουχοδονόσωρ Naboukhodonósôr; Arabic: نِبُوخَذنِصَّر nibūḫaḏniṣṣa...
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Lord of the Sabbath
The Lord of the Sabbath is an expression describing Jesus which appears in all three Synoptic Gospels, Matthew 12:1-8, Mark 2:23-28 and Luke 6:1-5. These sections each relate an encounter between Jesu...
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Daniel Variations
Daniel Variations is a composition by Steve Reich written in 2006. It is scored for two each of soprano and tenor voices, clarinets, four pianos, string quartet and percussion (six players, playing Ba...
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Nabucco
Nabucco (short for Nabucodonosor, English Nebuchadnezzar) is an Italian-language opera in four acts composed in 1841 by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Temistocle Solera. The libretto is base...
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Nebuchadnezzar Chronicle
The Nebuchadnezzar Chronicle, one of the series of Babylonian Chronicles, contains a description of the first decade of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar II. The tablet details Nebuchadnezzar's military cam...
Pope
The Pope (Latin: papa; from Greek: πάππας pappas, a child's word for father) is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church. The importance of the Roman bishop is largel...
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Muhammad's first revelation
According to Islam, Muhammad's first revelation was the event in which Muhammad was visited by the Arch-angel Gabriel who revealed to him a verse from the Quran. The event took place in a cave called...
Annunciation
The Annunciation (anglicised from the Latin Vulgate Luke 1:26-39 Annuntiatio nativitatis Christi), also referred to as the Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Annunciation of Our Lady or Annu...
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Where's God When I'm S-Scared?
Where's God When I'm S-Scared?! is the first episode of the Christian computer-animated series VeggieTales. It was initially released on December 21, 1993 on VHS and was distributed by Word Entertain...
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God in Buddhism
Gautama Buddha rejected the existence of a creator deity, refused to endorse many views on creation and stated that questions on the origin of the world are not ultimately useful for ending suffering....
Gabriel
In Abrahamic religions, Gabriel (Hebrew: גַּבְרִיאֵל,  Gavri'el,  Gaḇrîʼēl, God is my strength; Arabic: جبريل, Jibrīl or جبرائيل Jibrāʾīl) is an archangel who typically serves as a messenger...
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