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Day 12 Message of Book 2: Dividing Truths in Daniel & Revelation


Then King Nebuchadnezzar fell on his face and did homage to Daniel, and gave orders to present to him an offering and fragrant incense. (Daniel 2:46)

Then Nebuchadnezzar was filled with wrath, and his facial expression was altered toward Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego. He answered by giving orders to heat the furnace seven times more than it was usually heated. (Daniel 3:19)

The above two verses reveal Nebuchadnezzar’s two reactions that are in stark contrast to each other.

In the second verse, the original language for “facial expression” in “his facial expression was altered” is composed of two words, with one meaning “face”, which is the same word as the “face” in “fell on his face” in the first verse, and another meaning “expression”, the same word as “image” in the “golden image...

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