Daniel 9:2 New International Version (NIV) 2 in the first year of his reign, I, Daniel, understood from the Scriptures, according to the word of the Lord given to Jeremiah the prophet, that the desolation of Jerusalem would last seventy years.

In fact, after one year of rule by Darius, King Cyrus took power and fulfilled Jeremiah 29 and allowed the Jews to return to Jerusalem. Commentary on Daniel 9:4-19 (Read Daniel 9:4-19 ) In every prayer we must make confession, not only of the sins we have been guilty of, but of our faith in God, and dependence upon him, our sorrow for sin, and our resolutions against it. Consideravi in libris. Daniel 2 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary is from the most widely read and often quoted preacher in history, Charles Haddon Spurgeon Daniel 9 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by the leading authority in the Church of Christ, presents a verse level look at the Bible. The third vision of Daniel the prophet, following the two preceding visions of chapters 7 and 8, concerns the program of God for Israel culminating in the coming of their Messiah to the earth to reign. Daniel 9:2 In the first year of his reign I Daniel understood by books the number of the years, whereof the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah the prophet, that he would accomplish seventy years in the desolations of Jerusalem.. Ver. I Daniel understood by books.] However, it is up to the individual to "prove all things, and hold fast to that which is good" (I Thessalonians 5:21). 1. Daniel 9:2 (King James Version ... No entry exists in People's Commentary (NT) for Daniel 9:2.

We remember from the study on Jeremiah, that God had revealed to him the Hebrew children would be in captivity about 70 years. Daniel 9:2 The prophet Daniel was by this time an old man.

Daniel 9:1 : Daniel 9:3 >> DISCLAIMER: Church of the Great God (CGG) provides these resources to aid the individual in studying the Bible. Daniel the prophet receives an intriguing prophecy from the archangel Gabriel in this passage, known as the Seventy Weeks Prophecy, for Gabriel gives a seventy-week time frame for the coming of the Messiah.He divides the first sixty-nine weeks into two periods, the first of seven weeks and the second of sixty-two weeks. II. Daniel 9 – The Seventy Weeks of Daniel A. Bible > Commentaries > Daniel 9:2 Daniel 9:2 In the first year of his reign I Daniel understood by books the number of the years, whereof the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah the prophet, that he would accomplish seventy years in the desolations of Jerusalem. Here is God’s estimate of the man: “O Daniel, a man greatly beloved” (Daniel 10:11). Daniel’s life and ministry bridged the entire 70 years of captiv-ity. (1-2) Introduction: Daniel’s reason for prayer. For that this does not follow from v. 14 (Daniel 4:17), is shown not only by the divine visitation that happened to the king, as mentioned in v. 27 (Daniel 4:30) in fulfilment of the dream, but also by the exhortation to the king with which Daniel closes the interpretation, "to break off sin by righteousness, and his iniquities by showing mercy to the poor" (v. 24 [v. 27]). John Trapp Complete Commentary. In this chapter we have, I. Daniel’s prayer for the restoration of the Jews who were in captivity, in which he confesses sin, and acknowledges the justice of God in their calamities, but pleads God’s promises of mercy which he had yet in store for them . At the beginning of the book he is a boy in his teens, and at the end he is an old man of fourscore or more years. Daniel 9:2 "In the first year of his reign I Daniel understood by books the number of the years, whereof the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah the prophet, that he would accomplish seventy years in the desolations of Jerusalem."

2. 9:2). The prayer of Daniel.