That search may be made in the book of the records of thy fathers02
: so shalt thou find in the book of the records, and know that this city is a rebellious city, and hurtful unto kings and provinces, and that they have moved sedition within the same of old time: for which cause was this city destroyed. moved: Chaldee, made within...: Chaldee, in the midst thereof
But after that our fathers02
had provoked the God of heaven unto wrath, he gave them into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon, the Chaldean, who destroyed this house, and carried the people away into Babylon.
I thank thee, and praise thee, O thou God of my fathers02
, who hast given me wisdom and might, and hast made known unto me now what we desired of thee: for thou hast now made known unto us the king's matter.
Belshazzar, whiles he tasted the wine, commanded to bring the golden and silver vessels which his father02
Nebuchadnezzar had taken out of the temple which was in Jerusalem; that the king, and his princes, his wives, and his concubines, might drink therein. father: or, grandfather taken: Chaldee, brought forth
There is a man in thy kingdom, in whom is the spirit of the holy gods; and in the days of thy father02
light and understanding and wisdom, like the wisdom of the gods, was found in him; whom the king Nebuchadnezzar thy father02
, the king, I say , thy father02
, made master of the magicians, astrologers, Chaldeans, and soothsayers; father: or, grandfather
Then was Daniel brought in before the king. And the king spake and said unto Daniel, Art thou that Daniel, which art of the children of the captivity of Judah, whom the king my father02
brought out of Jewry? father: or, grandfather
O thou king, the most high God gave Nebuchadnezzar thy father02
a kingdom, and majesty, and glory, and honour: