|Overview - Daniel 3|
|1||Nebuchadnezzar dedicates a golden image in Dura.|
|8||Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego are accused for not worshipping the image.|
|13||They being threatened, make a good confession.|
|19||They are cast into the furnace,|
|24||from which God delivers them.|
|28||Nebuchadnezzar seeing the miracle blesses God, and advances them.|
Daniel 3:27 (King James Version)
And the princes, governors, and captains, and the king's counsellors, being gathered together, saw these men, upon whose bodies the fire had no power, nor was an hair of their head singed, neither were their coats changed, nor the smell of fire had passed on them.
- the princes
- Daniel 3:2 Daniel 3:3 ; 1 Samuel 17:46 1 Samuel 17:47 ; 2 Kings 19:19 ; Psalms 83:18 ; 96:7-9 Isaiah 26:11
- Acts 2:6-12 ; 26:26
- Isaiah 43:2 ; Hebrews 11:34
- nor was
- This miraculous manifestation of Divine power was witnessed by the court and the nation, and was felt as a just punishment on the transgressors, and a signal display of mercy to Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, which should operate on all believers to similar acts of faith and confidence in the Lord.
- Matthew 10:30 ; Luke 21:17 Luke 21:18 ; Acts 27:34