Daniel 5:4

4 As they drank the wine, they praised the gods of gold and silver, of bronze, iron, wood and stone.

Daniel 5:4 in Other Translations

KJV
4 They drank wine, and praised the gods of gold, and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone.
ESV
4 They drank wine and praised the gods of gold and silver, bronze, iron, wood, and stone.
NLT
4 While they drank from them they praised their idols made of gold, silver, bronze, iron, wood, and stone.
MSG
4 They drank the wine and drunkenly praised their gods made of gold and silver, bronze and iron, wood and stone.
CSB
4 They drank the wine and praised their gods made of gold and silver, bronze, iron, wood, and stone.

Daniel 5:4 In-Context

2 While Belshazzar was drinking his wine, he gave orders to bring in the gold and silver goblets that Nebuchadnezzar his father had taken from the temple in Jerusalem, so that the king and his nobles, his wives and his concubines might drink from them.
3 So they brought in the gold goblets that had been taken from the temple of God in Jerusalem, and the king and his nobles, his wives and his concubines drank from them.
4 As they drank the wine, they praised the gods of gold and silver, of bronze, iron, wood and stone.
5 Suddenly the fingers of a human hand appeared and wrote on the plaster of the wall, near the lampstand in the royal palace. The king watched the hand as it wrote.
6 His face turned pale and he was so frightened that his legs became weak and his knees were knocking.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Judges 16:24
  • 2. S Esther 1:10; Psalms 135:15-18; Habakkuk 2:19; Revelation 9:20
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