Daniel 2:26-30

26 The king asked Daniel (also called Belteshazzar), “Are you able to tell me what I saw in my dream and interpret it?”

27 Daniel replied, “No wise man, enchanter, magician or diviner can explain to the king the mystery he has asked about, 28 but there is a God in heaven who reveals mysteries. He has shown King Nebuchadnezzar what will happen in days to come. Your dream and the visions that passed through your mind as you were lying in bed are these:

29 “As Your Majesty was lying there, your mind turned to things to come, and the revealer of mysteries showed you what is going to happen. 30 As for me, this mystery has been revealed to me, not because I have greater wisdom than anyone else alive, but so that Your Majesty may know the interpretation and that you may understand what went through your mind.

One response to “Daniel 2:26-30

  1. Daniel is about to do an amazing thing, he is saving lives, revealing the king’s dream, and interpreting the dream. Yet he is humble in all of this and gives God the glory and makes sure to point out that he is an instrument for God.

    I believe he is truly humbled by what God is doing through him, but he is also humble in spirit and knows that his strength and gifts are given in mercy by God.

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