Daniel 2:19

19 During the night the mystery was revealed to Daniel in a vision. Then Daniel praised the God of heaven

Daniel 2:19 in Other Translations

KJV
19 Then was the secret revealed unto Daniel in a night vision. Then Daniel blessed the God of heaven.
ESV
19 Then the mystery was revealed to Daniel in a vision of the night. Then Daniel blessed the God of heaven.
NLT
19 That night the secret was revealed to Daniel in a vision. Then Daniel praised the God of heaven.
MSG
19 That night the answer to the mystery was given to Daniel in a vision. Daniel blessed the God of heaven,
CSB
19 The mystery was then revealed to Daniel in a vision at night, and Daniel praised the God of heaven

Daniel 2:19 Meaning and Commentary

Daniel 2:19

Then was the secret revealed unto Daniel in a night vision,
&c.] That is, after Daniel and his companions had importunately sought the Lord by prayer, the secret of the king's dream, and the interpretation of it, were made known to Daniel, and to him only; he being the person designed in Providence to be raised to great honour and dignity by means of it; this was done either the same night, or the night following, and, as some think, in a dream, and that he dreamed the same dream Nebuchadnezzar did, which he remembered, though the king forgot it; or, however, the same image was represented, to him, whether sleeping or waking, and the meaning of it given him: then Daniel blessed the God of heaven:
gave thanks to him, that he had heard his prayer, and indulged him in his request; which thanksgiving, blessing, or praise, is expressed in the following words:

Daniel 2:19 In-Context

17 Then Daniel returned to his house and explained the matter to his friends Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah.
18 He urged them to plead for mercy from the God of heaven concerning this mystery, so that he and his friends might not be executed with the rest of the wise men of Babylon.
19 During the night the mystery was revealed to Daniel in a vision. Then Daniel praised the God of heaven
20 and said: “Praise be to the name of God for ever and ever; wisdom and power are his.
21 He changes times and seasons; he deposes kings and raises up others. He gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to the discerning.

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