Daniel 2:30 Index
"'But as for me, this secret is not revealed to me for any wisdom that I have more than any living, but for their sakes that shall make known the interpretation to the king, and that thou mightest know the thoughts of thy heart.'"
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"...But as for me..."

  • Daniel first disclaimed all credit for the interpretation, and then he sought to modify the king's natural feelings of pride in being thus noticed by the God of heaven. He informed him that although the dream had been given to him, it was not for his sake alone that the interpretation was sent, but also for their sakes through whom it should be given. Ah! God had some servants there, and it was for them that He was working. They were of more value in His sight than the mightiest kings and potentates of earth. (US 37)
  • ...God is generous in appointing prophets.... When Daniel served in Babylon as God's ambassador to the royal palace, God had two other prophets in service also. Jeremiah