Daniel 1:1-2 NLT

1 During the third year of King Jehoiakim’s reign in Judah,a King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it.

References for Daniel 1:1

    • 1:1 - This event occurred in 605, during the third year of Jehoiakim’s reign (according to the calendar system in which the new year begins in the spring).
      2 The Lord gave him victory over King Jehoiakim of Judah and permitted him to take some of the sacred objects from the Temple of God. So Nebuchadnezzar took them back to the land of Babyloniab and placed them in the treasure-house of his god.

      References for Daniel 1:2

        • 1:2 - Hebrew the land of Shinar.