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Daniel 5:21-31

NIV 21 He was driven away from people and given the mind of an animal; he lived with the wild donkeys and ate grass like cattle; and his body was drenched with the dew of heaven, until he acknowledged that the Most High God is sovereign over the kingdoms of men and sets over them anyone he wishes. NIV 21 He was driven away from people and given the mind of an animal; he lived with the wild donkeys and ate grass like cattle; and his body was drenched with the dew of heaven, until he acknowledged that the Most High God is sovereign over the kingdoms of men and sets over them anyone he wishes. NIV 22 "But you his son, O Belshazzar, have not humbled yourself, though you knew all this. NIV 22 "But you his son, O Belshazzar, have not humbled yourself, though you knew all this. NIV 23 Instead, you have set yourself up against the Lord of heaven. You had the goblets from his temple brought to you, and you and your nobles, your wives and your concubines drank wine from them. You praised the gods of silver and gold, of bronze, iron, wood and stone, which cannot see or hear or understand. But you did not honor the God who holds in his hand your life and all your ways. NIV 23 Instead, you have set yourself up against the Lord of heaven. You had the goblets from his temple brought to you, and you and your nobles, your wives and your concubines drank wine from them. You praised the gods of silver and gold, of bronze, iron, wood and stone, which cannot see or hear or understand. But you did not honor the God who holds in his hand your life and all your ways. NIV 24 Therefore he sent the hand that wrote the inscription. NIV 24 Therefore he sent the hand that wrote the inscription. NIV 25 "This is the inscription that was written: MENE, MENE, TEKEL, PARSIN+F25 ARAMAIC "UPARSIN" (THAT IS, "AND PARSIN")+E NIV 25 "This is the inscription that was written: MENE, MENE, TEKEL, PARSIN+F25 ARAMAIC "UPARSIN" (THAT IS, "AND PARSIN")+E NIV 26 "This is what these words mean: Mene": God has numbered the days of your reign and brought it to an end. NIV 26 "This is what these words mean: Mene": God has numbered the days of your reign and brought it to an end. NIV 27 Tekel": You have been weighed on the scales and found wanting. NIV 27 Tekel": You have been weighed on the scales and found wanting. NIV 28 Peres": Your kingdom is divided and given to the Medes and Persians." NIV 28 Peres": Your kingdom is divided and given to the Medes and Persians." NIV 29 Then at Belshazzar's command, Daniel was clothed in purple, a gold chain was placed around his neck, and he was proclaimed the third highest ruler in the kingdom. NIV 29 Then at Belshazzar's command, Daniel was clothed in purple, a gold chain was placed around his neck, and he was proclaimed the third highest ruler in the kingdom. NIV 30 That very night Belshazzar, king of the Babylonians, was slain, NIV 30 That very night Belshazzar, king of the Babylonians, was slain, NIV 31 and Darius the Mede took over the kingdom, at the age of sixty-two. NIV 31 and Darius the Mede took over the kingdom, at the age of sixty-two.