Reading (Page 2)
Then Daniel replied with prudence and discretion to Arioch, the captain of the king’s guard, who had gone out to kill the wise men of Babylon. He declared to Arioch, the king’s captain, “Why is the decree of the king so urgent?” Then Arioch made the matter known to Daniel. And Daniel went in and requested the king to appoint him a time, that he might show the interpretation to the king. Then Daniel went to his house and made…
“I had a dream, and my spirit is troubled to know the dream.”
Opening statement goes here. Can also be italicized. As for these four youths, God gave them learning and skill in all literature and wisdom, and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams. At the end of the time, when the king had commanded that they should be brought in, the chief of the eunuchs brought them in before Nebuchadnezzar. And the king spoke with them, and among all of them none was found like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah.…
But Daniel resolved that he would not defile himself with the king’s food, or with the wine that he drank.
Today we start with Daniel, as requested by a couple of readers. This reading plan is indented as a devotional guide that encourages you to discover what God is saying to you.
Demetrius has received a good testimony from everyone, and from the truth itself. We also add our testimony, and you know that our testimony is true.
Therefore we ought to support people like these, that we may be fellow workers for the truth.
I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.
Watch yourselves, so that you may not lose what we have worked for, but may win a full reward.
I rejoiced greatly to find some of your children walking in the truth, just as we were commanded by the Father.
He is the true God and eternal life. Little children, keep yourselves from idols.
I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God that you may know that you have eternal life.