Daniel Chapter 2



6th SIGN: Beast that rises out of the sea, having 10 horns and 7 heads. See many references below. See chart of the 2 of the 1/2 weeks in Daniel 9:20-27.

Daniel 2:3-11,41-43

Daniel 7:19-26

Daniel 9:24-27

Daniel 11:36-39

Matthew 24:15

2 Thessalonians 2:3-11

Revelation 13:1 (P)

Revelation 19:19,20

JND v5, pp40-42

JND Collected writings.

JT v5, pp264

JT v48, pp435

JND v2, pp51,52

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp217-227

JND Collected writings. Notes on the Revelation.

JND v11, pp297

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp319,323

JND Collected writings.

JND v0, pp133

JND Notes and Jottings. Comments comparing the beast and Babylon.

End of Days

End of days. (See Isaiah 2:2 footnote "i" in J.N.D. bible). Covering a long period from the Messiah's first coming to the time of His public appearing. See many other references below.

Daniel 2:28

Genesis 49:1

Numbers 24:14 (P)

Deuteronomy 4:30

Deuteronomy 31:29

Isaiah 2:2

See footnote "i", JND bible.

Jeremiah 23:20

Jeremiah 30:24

Jeremiah 48:47

Jeremiah 49:39

Ezekiel 38:8,16

Daniel 10:14

Hosea 3:5

Micah 4:1

1 Timothy 4:1-3

Some will apostatise in the latter times.

2 Timothy 3:1-5

Difficult times in the last days.

Hebrews 1:2

See Footnote "h", JND bible.

James 5:3

A hint of the last days.Treasure gone like Rev.18:17.

2 Peter 2:1-22

2 Peter 3:3

1 John 2:18

Last hour. Many antichrists.

Jude 1:18

At the end of the dispensation. many mockers.

JND v3, pp1,2

JND Notes and Comments vol 3.

End of Days

Daniel reveals to Nebuchadnezzar what will transpire at the "end of days". See many references in Nu.24:14.

Daniel 2:28 (P)

Numbers 24:14

Times of the Gentiles

Antiochus Epiphanes four defiles the sanctuary in Jerusalem. This results in a successful revolt by Judas Maccabeas, beginning the Maccabean period. See the great image in Dan 2:31-45 and chart of history in Dan.

Daniel 2:31-45

Daniel 11:28-34 (P)

Times of the Gentiles

Rise of Antiochus Ephiphanes four. He gains power through treachery and deceit. See chart of Dan. 11. Note link of great image in Dan. 2:31-45.

Daniel 2:31-45

Daniel 11:22-27 (P)

Times of the Gentiles

After the death of Alexander, his empire was divided among his 4 generals. Most of this history is about the king of the south (Ptolomies) and the king of the north (Seleucids), a time span of about 200 yrs. Refer to Dan.2:31-45 and chart in Dan 9.

Daniel 2:31-45

Daniel 11:4-22 (P)

JND v2, pp341,342

JND Collected writings.

Times of the Gentiles

Truth declared to Daniel of 3 kings and a 4th of Persia and then a mighty king of Greece ( (Alexander the Great, who defeats Medo-Persia). See links to great image in Dan.2:31-45. Also refer to chart of brief history in Dan 11.

Daniel 2:31-45

Ezekiel 26:4

Alexander the Great builds a causeway to reach Tyre and overcome it.

Daniel 11:1-3 (P)

Times of the Gentiles

Times of the gentiles seen in the 4 animal beasts, and details of the fourth beast in v 7-27,as well as details of the final beast arising from it in v 19-27. See references in Dan 2:32,33,41-45 and ch 9:27.

Daniel 2:31-45

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

Daniel 7:1-27 (P)

Daniel 9:27

Revelation 13:2

The beast having a character of a leopardess,a bear, and a lions mouth.

JND v2, pp48-51

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp321-333

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp317

JND Collected writings.

Times of the Gentiles

End of the head of gold - Babylon. See references in Dan.2:31-45.

Daniel 2:31-45

Daniel 5:30,31 (P)

Times of the Gentiles

Times of the Gentiles seen in the great image. This is the Babylonian, Medo-Persian, Greek and Roman empires,(including the empire of the beast and the false prophet).This starts with Judah's captivity and exile right to the end of the Tribulation period.

Daniel 2:31-45 (P)

See chart of the great image.

Numbers 24:14

End of days.

Deuteronomy 30:3-10

Regathering and restoration of all Isreal in the future.

Isaiah 2:12

Day of the Lord.

Ezekiel 38:2-17

Gog and Magog, in contrast to the Times of the Gentiles. See comments in ministry of JND and JT related to Dan.2 and Ezek. 37-38.

Daniel 5:30-31

End of the head of gold- Babylon.

Daniel 7:1-27

Animal beasts in the times of the Gentiles.

Daniel 11:2-45

History of the great image, from the Medo-Persian empire to the Greek empire and kings of south and north, and the revived Roman empire, possibly ending with the demise of the king of the north.

Matthew 24:3-42

Disciples 3 questions on the Lord's coming.

Daniel 2:32-33,41-45

The empire of the beast and the false prophet.

JT v48, pp502-525

Note pg.508.

JND v11, pp303-332

JND Collected writings.Important ministry re. times of the Gentiles.Note pgs. 309,310,315.

Beast and False Prophet

The Antichrist exalts himself, speaking against God. See many references in Daniel 2:32,33,41-45, & 7:20,7:21,22,9:27. The term Antichrist is often used for the beast but the beast is more "anti-God" and the false prophet more "Antichrist".

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

Daniel 7:20

Daniel 7:21,22

Daniel 9:27

Daniel 11:36 (P)

2 Thessalonians 2:4

Shewing himself that he is God.

Revelation 13:6

Speaks blasphemies against God.

State of apostacy especially with Judah who will embrace the beast and false prophet. They will ally themselves withone who comes in his own name having already rejected the one who came in His Father's name. Jn 5:43,44.

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

Isaiah 14:12-20

Matthew 12:43-45

Matthew 24:5,6,11

John 5:43,44

Beast and False Prophet

Foolish shepherd, possibly the false prophet in the tribulation. See many links in Dan. 2:32,33,41-45.

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

Jeremiah 23:1

Ezekiel 34:1-10

Zechariah 11:15-17 (P)

Matthew 24:15-21

John 10:12,13

Christ Instructing His Disciples about the Completion of the Age

Abomination of desolation, probably when the false prophet defiles the temple. This begins the great Tribulation and God provides a place of protection for the remnant. See scripture links in Mark 13:14,15 and Luke 21:20-25. Numerous links below.

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

The great image, ending in the beast and the destruction of the image by the stone that smote it.

Psalms 27:5

Applies mostly to David ,but also prehaps a hint of protection for the remnant during the great tribulation.

Psalms 31:20

Keepest them concealed.

Psalms 57:1

I take refuge in thee.

Psalms 83:3

Hidden ones.

Psalms 91:4

Hint of protection for the remnant during the great tribulation.

Isaiah 2:12

Day of the Lord.

Isaiah 26:20,21

A hiding place for the remnant during the great tribulation.

Jeremiah 30:7-11

Time of Jacobs trouble, the great tribulation.

Daniel 9:20-27

70 wks. of Daniel's prophecy, and details of the beast in vss. 26 and 27.

Daniel 11:36-39

The beast.

Daniel 12:5-7

Probably the time of the great tribulation. Day of the Lord.

Zechariah 11:15-17

Could be a reference to the false prophet.

Matthew 10:15

Day of the Lord.

Matthew 24:15-21 (P,M)

Mark 13:14,15

Link with Matt. 24:15-21.

Luke 21:20-25

Link with Matt. 24:15-21.

2 Thessalonians 2:3-10

Man of sin and his end by the breath of his (the Lord Jesus) mouth.

Revelation 12:4-6,13-17

Satan tries to destroy the faithful remnant, but God protects them for 3 and 1/2 yrs.

Revelation 13:1-18

The beast and the false prophet.

Christ comes in His Father's name, and ye receive me not; but another will come in his own name whom ye will receive. See references in Dan 2:32,33,41-45.

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

John 5:43 (P)

JND v2, pp318

JND Collected writings.See Isaiah 14:13-15.

JND v0, pp132

JND.Notes and jottings.

Angels of Rev. 14

ANGEL 3. This angel gives the warning to those who do homage to the beast and its image, and who receive the mark upon their forehead or hand. They shall be tormented forever. See links in Rev 13:13,13:14,15,13:16-18 and other links below.

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

Psalms 34:8-10

Day of Jehovah's vengeance.

Psalms 75:8

Judgment on the wicked of the earth.

Isaiah 66:24

Jeremiah 25:15

Nations drink the cup of fury from the God of Isreal.

Matthew 13:41,42

All offences of the kingdom gathered and cast into the furnace of fire.

Revelation 13:13

Revelation 13:14,15

Revelation 13:16-18

Revelation 13:9,10

Revelation 14:9-11 (P)

Revelation 15:7

JND v5, pp46

JND Collected writings.


The mystery of the woman and the beast which carries her, which has 7 heads and 10 horns. 5 heads are fallen, one is and one is to come. 1.Egypt, 2.Assyria, 3.Babylon, 4.Medo-Persia, 5.Greece, 6.Rome. 7.The revived Roman empire. See many links below.

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

Jeremiah 51:1,8

Daniel 7:20,21,24

Philippians 4:3

Revelation 11:7

Revelation 13:1,3,16-18

Revelation 16:13,14,16

Revelation 17:1-6

Revelation 17:7-13 (P)

10 horns are 10 kings that have no kingdom but recieve power 1 hour from the beast. The beast who was not and now is is the 8th.

Revelation 18:1-19

JND v5, pp58-60

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp327,329,330

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp297,298

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp324

JND Collected writings.

Beast and False Prophet

Interesting details of the beast of Rev. 13 found here. See references in Dan.7:20,21 and Rev.13:2-18.

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

Daniel 7:20

Daniel 7:21,22

Daniel 11:36-39

Revelation 13:2-18

JND v2, pp341,342

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp330

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp318

JND Collected writings.

70 weeks of Daniel 9 Prophecy

Probably the false prophet confirming the false covenant for 1 week and then breaking it by causing the sacrifice and oblation to cease, thus bringing in the abomination of desolation. This is the time for the faithful remnant of Israel to flee.

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45

Isaiah 2:12

Jeremiah 30:7,8

Daniel 7:7,8

Daniel 9:27 (P)

Daniel 11:36

Zechariah 11:16,17

Matthew 24:15-21

2 Thessalonians 2:3,9,10

Revelation 11:2,3

Revelation 13:2-18

Beast and False Prophet

The great image has feet part of iron,and part of clay. This points to the revived Roman empire of the beast and false prophet. Could also be the Assyrian.

Daniel 2:32,33,41-45 (P)

Isaiah 28:14,15

Daniel 7:21-26

Daniel 8:9,24

Daniel 9:27

Daniel 11:36-39

Daniel 11:40

Zechariah 11:15-17

Matthew 24:15

Mark 13:14

John 5:43

He comes in his own name in contrast to Christ who comes in his Father's name.

2 Thessalonians 2:3,4

Revelation 13:1-18

Revelation 14:9,10

Revelation 16:10,16

Revelation 17:11-14

Revelation 20:10

JT v48, pp513

JND v2, pp310-321

JND Collected writings.

The great white throne. Earth and heaven fled from him who sat on the throne. See many references below.

Daniel 2:35

Job 21:30

Psalms 143:2

Joel 1:15

Matthew 10:15

Matthew 24:35

John 5:22-29

Acts 24:25

Romans 2:5,16

2 Peter 2:9

2 Peter 3:7-13

Revelation 12:8

Revelation 20:11 (P)

JND v5, pp94,95

JND Collected writings.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Also involving Christ's appearing. See further references in Joel 2:1,2.

Daniel 2:35,44,45

Psalms 2:1-9

Psalms 11:6

Psalms 82:8

Isaiah 2:12 (P,M)

Isaiah 11:4,11

Isaiah 13:6-10

Isaiah 24:21-23

Isaiah 30:30-33

Isaiah 34:3-8

Isaiah 63:1-6

Isaiah 66:15,16

Jeremiah 25:15,30-33

Ezekiel 13:5

Ezekiel 20:33

Ezekiel 30:3

Daniel 7:10-12

Daniel 8:26

Daniel 9:26

Daniel 9:27

Daniel 11:36-39

Daniel 12:1

Joel 1:15

Joel 2:1,2

See further references as to the trumpet, darkness ect.

Joel 2:11,31

Joel 2:12

See footnote "i" JND bible

Joel 3:2,3,9-17

Amos 5:18,20

Obadiah 1:15

Micah 4:11-13

Zephaniah 1:7,14-18

Zephaniah 2:11

Zephaniah 2:2

Zephaniah 3:8

Haggai 2:6-8,20,21

Zechariah 12:1-4

Zechariah 14:1-5

Malachi 4:1-6

Matthew 10:15

Matthew 24:21

Matthew 24:27,30

Matthew 24:37-39

Matthew 26:64

Mark 13:19,26

Luke 21:27

Acts 1:11

Acts 2:20

Colossians 3:4

Could also be related to being with Christ after the rapture.

1 Thessalonians 1:10

1 Thessalonians 2:19

Could be his public appearing or private coming for his saints.

1 Thessalonians 3:13

1 Thessalonians 5:1-4,9

2 Thessalonians 1:7-10

2 Thessalonians 2:2,4,8

1 Timothy 6:14

2 Timothy 4:1,8

Titus 2:13

Hebrews 9:27,28

James 5:7,8

1 Peter 1:7,13

1 Peter 2:12

1 Peter 4:13

2 Peter 2:9

2 Peter 3:10

Jude 1:14-15

Revelation 1:7

Revelation 3:10

Revelation 11:2,3

Revelation 13:4,5,13-15

Revelation 14:10-20

Revelation 16:13-16

Revelation 19:11-20

Revelation 20:11,13,15

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Stone cut out without hands sets out Christ, as dealing with all enemies, becoming a great mountain and filling the whole earth (introducing the Millennium). See Isaiah 2:12,and references of Christ as stone and rock.

Daniel 2:35,44,45 (P,M)

Psalms 2:9

Psalms 118:22,23

Isaiah 2:12

Isaiah 8:14

Isaiah 28:6

Matthew 21:44

Romans 9:33

1 Peter 2:6

JT v48, pp512

JND v2, pp317,332

JND Collected writings. Note important difference of prophetic events of Daniel compared to Ezekiel in pg. 332.

Beast and False Prophet

Beast makes war with the saints.

Daniel 2:41,42

Daniel 7:21,22 (P)

Revelation 13:7


Solomon's reign, looks forward to Christ's rule in the Millennium.

Daniel 2:44-45

Genesis 49:10

Numbers 14:21

Deuteronomy 28:1-2

2 Samuel 7:12-16

2 Samuel 23:3-4

1 Kings 8:20

1 Chronicles 17:11

Psalms 2:1-12

Psalms 8:6

Psalms 67:4

Psalms 72:1-19 (P,M)

Psalms 96:10

Psalms 110:1-7

Psalms 118:26

Psalms 132:17

Isaiah 1:25-27

Isaiah 2:2-4

Isaiah 4:3-6

Isaiah 9:6-7

Isaiah 11:3-10

Isaiah 12:3-6

Isaiah 24:23

Isaiah 25:6-8

Isaiah 30:15-26

Isaiah 32:1-18

Isaiah 33:17-22

Isaiah 35:1-10

Isaiah 35:1-2

Isaiah 40:1-28

Isaiah 41:17-20

Isaiah 42:1

Isaiah 44:3

Isaiah 49:1-26

Isaiah 51:11

Isaiah 51:3

Isaiah 54:1-17

Isaiah 55:12-13

Isaiah 58:8-12

Isaiah 60:19-21

Isaiah 61:1-8

Isaiah 65:18-25

Jeremiah 3:17

Jeremiah 23:5-8

Jeremiah 30:3-9

Jeremiah 31:1-40

Ezekiel 20:33-38

Ezekiel 21:27 (G)

Ezekiel 28:25-26

Ezekiel 34:23-31

Ezekiel 36:27-28

Ezekiel 40:1-49

Ezekiel 41:1-26

Ezekiel 42:1-20

Ezekiel 43:1-27

Ezekiel 44:1-31

Ezekiel 45:1-25

Ezekiel 46:1-24

Ezekiel 47:1-23

Ezekiel 48:1-35

Daniel 7:14,27-28

Hosea 3:4-5

Hosea 6:1-4

Hosea 14:4-7

Joel 2:21-27

Joel 3:18-21

Amos 9:8-15

Obadiah 1:17

Micah 4:1-13

Micah 5:4-5

Habakkuk 2:14

Zephaniah 3:8-20

Haggai 2:6-9,20-23

Zechariah 1:16-17

Zechariah 2:10-12

Zechariah 8:1-23

Note touch of longevity in vs.4 " multitude of days".

Zechariah 9:10

See connection to vs.8 in Psalm 72.

Zechariah 14:1-11

Malachi 4:1-3

Matthew 13:41-43

Matthew 25:31-46

1 Corinthians 15:23-28

Ephesians 1:10

2 Peter 1:19

Revelation 7:17

Revelation 20:1-6

Revelation 21:9-27

Revelation 22:1-5

Gog and Magog

Prophets of Israel who prophesied of these events. Seems to indicate this event is in the latter time, perhaps the very end of the tribulation, or the very beginning of the Millennium. See vs.8,12&17.

Daniel 2:44

Ezekiel 38:17 (P)

Joel 3:9-17

Amos 5:11,12

Zephaniah 3:8

The Coming Messiah

Christ judging and breaking in pieces the nations.

Daniel 2:44

Psalms 2:9 (P,M)

Psalms 72:4

Psalms 96:10

Isaiah 2:12

Revelation 2:27

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Stone that the builders rejected becomes judgment for those who reject Christ. See references in Dan. 2:45, as the stone cut out without hands that breaks in pieces the great image.

Daniel 2:45

Matthew 21:44 (P,M)

Stone Which the Builders Rejected Becomes the Head of the Corner

Note: It is commented that Psalm 118 is more often quoted in the N.T. than any other in the O.T. Note the stone which the builders rejected as the rock goes through our dispensation (Matt 16:18 and the coming age Dan. 2:45)

Daniel 2:45

Genesis 49:24

Psalms 118:22,23 (P,M)

Isaiah 8:14

Isaiah 28:16

Zechariah 3:9

Zechariah 4:7

Matthew 16:16-20

Matthew 21:42

Mark 12:10

Luke 20:17

Acts 4:11

Romans 9:33

Ephesians 2:20,21

1 Peter 2:6-8

The Coming Messiah

Messiah asking for and given the nations. Compare Christ asking for His own in our day. Jn.17:20,21.

Daniel 2:47

Psalms 2:8 (P,M)

Psalms 22:30

Psalms 72:8

Isaiah 49:6

Isaiah 53:12

John 12:24

John 17:20,21

Christ asking for His own.

Acts 13:47

JND v11, pp247

JND Collected writings.

Christ's Appearing in Judgement and Glory

Upon Christ's garments and upon his thigh a name written King of Kings and Lord of Lords. See links below.

Daniel 2:47

Psalms 136:3

Revelation 17:4

Revelation 19:16 (P,M)

JND v0, pp155

JND Notes and Jottings. Comments on Christ's titles.