Daniel 6 Commentary

Please choose a passage:

Daniel 6:1-5

The new king, Darius, reorganizes the kingdom with Daniel in a prominent position.

Daniel 6:6-9

The other rulers convince the king to sign a decree that prohibits petitioning anyone besides the king.

Daniel 6:10-13

Although Daniel knew the decree had been signed he continued praying, the rulers accused him before the king.

Daniel 6:14-18

King Darius was distressed but was required by law to throw Daniel in the lion’s den.

Daniel 6:19-24

God saves Daniel from the lions and Darius was very glad.

Daniel 6:25-28

Darius makes a new decree that declares Daniel’s God ruler.