Old Testament Apocalyptic By Daniel. Daniel

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O SU_ MIN7010 W7-A2 Old Testament Apocalyptic Assignment 2: Old Testament Apocalyptic One of the writers of the Old Testament that is often spoken as an apocalyptic writer and that is Daniel. Daniel is depicted as an apocalyptic writer because in the Hebrew Bible, Daniel had dreams and visions which also involved angelic intermediaries Daniel 's writings also involve a comprehensive view of prophetic history. This prophetic history begins with a young Jewish exile around the 600BC -586 who had experienced persecution, and intimidation, but once in Babylon impressed the leaders with his intellect and good perception. Daniel interpreted King Nebuchadnezzar 's (the king of Babylon) dream (Daniel 2:31-33)." A single great: statue; that statue which was large and of extraordinary splendor, was standing in front of you, and its appearance was awesome. The head of that statue was made of fine gold, its arms of silver, its belly and its thighs of bronze, its legs of iron, its feet partly of iron and partly of clay. You continued looking until a stone was cut out without hands, and it struck the statue on its feet iron any clay and crushed them. Then the iron, the clay, the bronze, the silver, and the gold were crushed all at the same time and became like chaff from the summer threshing floors; and the wind carried them away so that not a trace of them found. But the stone that struck the statue" became a great mountain and filled the whole earth"(2:34-35)".
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