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Daniel 10:1-7

MSG 1 In the third year of the reign of King Cyrus of Persia, a message was made plain to Daniel, whose Babylonian name was Belteshazzar. The message was true. It dealt with a big war. He understood the message, the understanding coming by revelation: NIV 1 In the third year of Cyrus king of Persia, a revelation was given to Daniel (who was called Belteshazzar). Its message was true and it concerned a great war. The understanding of the message came to him in a vision. MSG 2 "During those days, I, Daniel, went into mourning over Jerusalem for three weeks. NIV 2 At that time I, Daniel, mourned for three weeks. MSG 3 I ate only plain and simple food, no seasoning or meat or wine. I neither bathed nor shaved until the three weeks were up. NIV 3 I ate no choice food; no meat or wine touched my lips; and I used no lotions at all until the three weeks were over. MSG 4 "On the twenty-fourth day of the first month I was standing on the bank of the great river, the Tigris. NIV 4 On the twenty-fourth day of the first month, as I was standing on the bank of the great river, the Tigris, MSG 5 I looked up and to my surprise saw a man dressed in linen with a belt of pure gold around his waist. NIV 5 I looked up and there before me was a man dressed in linen, with a belt of fine gold from Uphaz around his waist. MSG 6 His body was hard and glistening, as if sculpted from a precious stone, his face radiant, his eyes bright and penetrating like torches, his arms and feet glistening like polished bronze, and his voice, deep and resonant, sounded like a huge choir of voices. NIV 6 His body was like topaz, his face like lightning, his eyes like flaming torches, his arms and legs like the gleam of burnished bronze, and his voice like the sound of a multitude. MSG 7 "I, Daniel, was the only one to see this. The men who were with me, although they didn't see it, were overcome with fear and ran off and hid, fearing the worst. NIV 7 I, Daniel, was the only one who saw the vision; those who were with me did not see it, but such terror overwhelmed them that they fled and hid themselves.

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