Table of contents for Daniel / Andrew E. Steinmann.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.

Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.


Counter
Contents
EDITORS' PREFACE	00
AUTHOR'S PREFACE	00
PRINCIPAL ABBREVIATIONS	00
ICONS	00
BIBLIOGRAPHY	00
INTRODUCTION	00
Date, Authorship, and Unity	00
Date and Authorship according to the Book	00
Critical Theories about Date, Authorship, and Unity	00
Evidence; An Argument for the Traditional Date of Daniel	00
Hebrew Language Characteristics in Daniel	00
Aramaic Language Characteristics in Daniel	00
Persian and Greek Loanwords	00
Historical Data in the Book Itself	00
Evidence from Ben Sira	00
	Ben Sira 3:30 (from Daniel 4:24)	00
	Ben Sira 36:10 (from Daniel 8:19; 11:27, 35)	00
	Ben Sira 36:22 (from Daniel 9:17)	00
	Conclusion about Ben Sira 3:30; 36:10; and 36:22	00
Evidence from Qumran	00
Theological Threats Posed by the Critical Dating of Daniel	00
Overview of Daniel	00
Organization of the Book: The Clearly Defined Sections	00
Daniel 1/6: Six Narratives	00
Daniel 7/12: Four Visions	00
Interlocked Chiasms and the Dual Language of the Book	00
Daniel 1/7: An Aramaic Chiasm with a Hebrew Introduction	00
Daniel 7/12: A Hebrew Chiasm with an Aramaic Introduction	00
Major Themes	00
The Messiah in Daniel: An Overview	00
God as the Protector of His People	00
The Uselessness of False Gods and the Power of the True God	00
Maintaining the Integrity of One's Faith	00
Law and Gospel in Daniel	00
God's Law in Daniel	00
God's Gospel in Daniel	00
Connections with Other Old Testament Books	00
Daniel and Joseph	00
Daniel and Esther	00
Daniel and the Prophets	00
Daniel and Wisdom Books	00
Daniel in the New Testament	00
Eschatology and Dispensational Premillennial Interpretations of Daniel
Basic Dispensational Presuppositions	00
A Radical Distinction between Israel and the Church	00
The "Literal" Fulfillment of Prophecy	00
The Glorification of God as the Purpose of History	00
Dispensational Interpretations of Daniel	00
Daniel 2	00
Daniel 7	00
	A Literalistic Interpretation of Numbers Is Disproved	by Daniel 1:20 and 3:19
	00
Daniel 8	00
Daniel 9	00
Daniel 12	00
Summary	00
The Text and Other Daniel Traditions	00
The Hebrew and Aramaic Text	00
The Masoretic Text	00
Qumran Manuscripts	00
Daniel in the Greek Traditions	00
The Old Greek and Theodotion	00
The Greek Additions to Daniel	00
	Susanna	00
	Bel and the Serpent	00
	The Prayer of Azariah and the Song of the Three Young Men	00
Qumran Daniel Traditions	00
The Prayer of Nabonidus (4QPrNab ar/4Q242)	00
Pseudo-Daniel (4QpsDana/c/4Q243/4Q245)	00
The Son of God Text (4QApocalypse ar/4Q246)	00
Summary	00
COMMENTARY
1:1/21	The Judeans Are Steadfast in Practicing Their Faith
Introduction to Daniel 1	00
1:1/2	The Beginning of the Babylonian Captivity	00
1:3/7	Young Judeans from the Nobility Are Pressed into Service in the Babylonian 
Court	00
1:8/21	Judeans Steadfast in Practicing Their Faith	00
Excursus	Daniel's View of the Exile	00
2:1/49	Nebuchadnezzar's Dream of the Statue: Four Kingdoms 
and the Establishment of the Kingdom of God
Introduction to Daniel 2	00
2:1/13	Nebuchadnezzar Challenges Babylon's Wise Men to Recount and Explain His 
Dream	00
2:14/23	God Reveals Nebuchadnezzar's Dream to Daniel	00
2:24/49	Daniel Recounts and Explains Nebuchadnezzar's Dream of the Statue	00
Excursus	The Four-Kingdom Schema in Daniel	00
3:1/30	God's Faithful Servants Are Saved from Death
Introduction to Daniel 3	00
3:1/7	Nebuchadnezzar's Officials Obey His Command to Worship His Idol	00
3:8/18	Despite the Death Threat, the Judeans Remain Faithful and Entrust Themselves 
to God	00
3:19/30	The Judeans Are Thrown into the Furnace but Are Miraculously Saved by God
	00
3:31/4:34	Nebuchadnezzar Is Judged for His Arrogance against God 
(ET 4:1/37)
Introduction to Daniel 4	00
3:31/33	The Greeting of Nebuchadnezzar's Letter (ET 4:1/3)	00
Excursus	Daniel 4 and the Prayer of Nabonidus	00
4:1/15	Nebuchadnezzar Seeks the Meaning of His Dream of the Tree (ET 4:4/18)	00
4:16/24	Daniel Explains Nebuchadnezzar's Dream of the Tree (ET 4:19/27)	00
4:25/34	Nebuchadnezzar's Dream of the Tree Is Fulfilled (4:28/37)	00
5:1/6:1	Belshazzar Is Judged for His Arrogance against God (ET 
5:1/31)
Introduction to Daniel 5	00
5:1/12	Writing on the Wall at Belshazzar's Banquet	00
5:13/6:1	Daniel Interprets the Writing and Darius Receives the Kingdom (ET 5:13/31)
	00
Excursus	The Identity of Darius the Mede	00
6:2/29	God's Faithful Servant Is Rescued from Death (ET 6:1/28)
Introduction to Daniel 6	00
6:2/29	God's Faithful Servant Is Rescued from Death (ET 6:1/28)	00
7:1/28	Daniel's Vision of Four Kingdoms and the Establishment of 
the Kingdom of God
Introduction to Daniel 7	00
7:1/14	Daniel's Vision of Four Beasts and the Coming of the Son of Man	00
7:15/28	An Angel Explains the Four Beasts and the Establishment of the Kingdom of 
God	00
8:1/27	Daniel's First Vision concerning the Post-Babylonian 
Kingdoms
Introduction to Daniel 8	00
8:1/14	Daniel's Vision of a Ram and a Goat	00
8:15/27	Gabriel Explains the Ram and the Goat	00
Excursus	Dispensational Interpretations of Daniel 8	00
9:1/27	Daniel's Prayer and Vision concerning Jerusalem during 
the Post-Babylonian Kingdoms
Introduction to Daniel 9	00
9:1/19	Daniel's Prayer	00
9:20/27	Gabriel Explains Jerusalem's Future	00
10:1/12:13	Daniel's Second Vision concerning the Post-Babylonian 
Kingdoms Plus the End
Introduction to Daniel 10/12	00
10:1/11:1	Daniel's Vision of a Man	00
11:2/35	The Man Explains the Post-Babylonian Kingdoms
11:36/12:4	The Man Explains the Evil Eschatological King and the Time of the End	00
12:5/13	The Man Explains More about the Time of the End	00
Excursus	The Lutheran Confessions on the Antichrist in Daniel	00
INDEX OF SUBJECTS	00
INDEX OF PASSAGES	00

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Bible. O.T. Daniel -- Commentaries.