Date: August 19, 2001

Series: Daniel: Revealer of Mysteries

Speaker: Steve Hixon

Supplemental Material

Daniel: Lesson 1
Study Guide

FBC Home Page

The Crucible
Daniel 1

FBC Audio information Dial-UpBroadband
Listen to Steve's message (39 min) Listen to message at dial-up speed
Message with PowerPoint slides Listen to message with PowerPoint slides at dial-up speed

In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it…

Among these were some from Judah: Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah. The chief official gave them new names:

At the end of the time set by the king to bring them in, the chief official presented them to Nebuchad-nezzar…

And Daniel remained there until the first year of King Cyrus.

A severe test, as of patience or belief; a trial. A place, time, or situation characterized by the confluence of powerful intellectual, social, economic, or political forces.

The Historical Setting

The Pressure

The Test

The Long Haul

Copyright © 2001 Fellowship Bible Church of Colorado Springs. All Rights Reserved.