Daniel in the Lions’ Den
What kind of character did Daniel have that made Darius want to trust him over the whole kingdom?
Darius fell into the flattery of the administrators & satraps. What does the Bible say about the words of the wicked?
What was Daniel’s response upon learning about the decree?
What should we do if faced with a hard decision as Daniel was?
How did Darius feel about Daniel being thrown into the lion’s den, even though Daniel had disobeyed the decree?
Daniel 6:14, 16, & 18
What two reasons does the Bible give as to why God saved Daniel from the lions?
This was great for Daniel but remember it is unwise to draw conclusions from consequences. Hebrews 11, the hall of faith chapter, names great men & women of faith. Verses 1-35 describe the people of faith & their achievements & blessings. Verses 36-40 describe others of great faith & yet they were persecuted & martyred.
What happened to those who lied & plotted against Daniel?
How did Darius, considered the god of the land, glorify the one true living God?
“True Bible faith is confident obedience to God’s Word in spite of circumstances & consequences. It is our total response to what God has revealed in His Word.”