Daniel 4:29 Index
"At the end of twelve months he walked in the palace of the kingdom of Babylon."
Research Material

"At the end of twelve months..."

  • Nebuchadnezzar appears to have taken Daniel's words thoughtfully. A full year passed before the judgment fell. It was an exciting and satisfying year for the king, for in it he succeeded at last in conquering Egypt. As a bound man he had fought Egypt to a bitter tie; now as an old man he overpowered it at last. Without doubt his Babylon was a capital of a mighty empire. (MM 60)

"...he walked in the palace of the kingdom of Babylon."

  • It is not known from which palace Nebuchadnezzar viewed the city." (4BC 792)
  • Nebuchadnezzar failed to profit by the warning he had received, yet God bore with him twelve months longer before the blow fell. All that time he cherished pride in his heart, and at length it reached a climax beyond which God cold not suffer it to