Here is a commentary for those who would like to read and enjoy the book of Daniel.
The symbolism and apparently mysterious passages in the book have discouraged many from giving it serious study.
Stuart Olyott, in his lively yet thorough style, shows that the prophecy ofDanielis basically an easy book to understand. His aim is to excite the reader to readDanielfor himself.
The book ofDanielis full of practical help – especially for believers who find themselves standing alone in the classroom or at work, or among their family and friends.Danieltells us how to remain true to God in a hostile environment, and shows us how to live for Him when everything is against us.Danieldared to stand alone. So can we.
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