Daniel New Testament Use

11/20/04

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New Testament Usage of the Book of Daniel

I thought it would be interesting to track down instances of the New Testament referring to Daniel or quoting the Book of Daniel.

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Daniel Mentioned by Name

Passage NIV1 NASB2 Source
Matthew 24:15 So when you see standing in the holy place 'the abomination that causes desolation,' spoken of through the prophet Daniel--let the reader understand-- Therefore when you see the ABOMINATION OF DESOLATION which was spoken of through Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand), See Daniel  11:31, 12:11
 

 

Direct Quotes

Passage NIV1 NASB2 Source
Matthew 24:15 So when you see standing in the holy place ‘the abomination that causes desolation,’' spoken of through the prophet Daniel--let the reader understand-- Therefore when you see the ABOMINATION OF DESOLATION which was spoken of through Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand), See Daniel 9:27, 11:31, 12:11
 
Mark 13:14 When you see ‘the abomination that causes desolation’ standing where it does not belong--let the reader understand--then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains. But when you see the ABOMINATION OF DESOLATION standing where it should not be (let the reader understand), then those who are in Judea must flee to the mountains. Same
Mark 13:26 At that time men will see the Son of Man coming in clouds with great power and glory. Then they will see THE SON OF MAN COMING IN CLOUDS with great power and glory. Daniel 7:13

 

Allusions

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Passage NIV1 NASB2 Source
Matthew 16:27 For the Son of Man is going to come in his Father's glory with his angels, and then he will reward each person according to what he has done. For the Son of Man is going to come in the glory of His Father with His angels, and WILL THEN REPAY EVERY MAN ACCORDING TO HIS DEEDS. Daniel 9:27
Matthew 24:15 So when you see standing in the holy place ‘the abomination that causes desolation,’ spoken of through the prophet Daniel--let the reader understand-- Therefore when you see the ABOMINATION OF DESOLATION which was spoken of through Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand), Daniel  11:31, 12:11
 
Matthew 24:21 For then there will be great distress, unequaled from the beginning of the world until now--and never to be equaled again. For then there will be a great tribulation, such as has not occurred since the beginning of the world until now, nor ever will. Daniel 12:1
Mark 13:19 because those will be days of distress unequaled from the beginning, when God created the world, until now--and never to be equaled again. For those days will be a time of tribulation such as has not occurred since the beginning of the creation which God created until now, and never will.
 
Daniel 12:1
Mark 14:62 “I am,” said Jesus. “And you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven.” And Jesus said, “I am; and you shall see THE SON OF MAN SITTING AT THE RIGHT HAND OF POWER, and COMING WITH THE CLOUDS OF HEAVEN.” Daniel 7:13
Luke 20:18 Everyone who falls on that stone will be broken to pieces, but he on whom it falls will be crushed. Everyone who falls on that stone will be broken to pieces; but on whomever it falls, it will scatter him like dust. Daniel 2:40, 44
       
Hebrews 11:32-34 And what more shall I say? I do not have time to tell about Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel and the prophets, who through faith conquered kingdoms, administered justice, and gained what was promised; who shut the mouths of lions, quenched the fury of the flames, and escaped the edge of the sword; whose weakness was turned to strength; and who became powerful in battle and routed foreign armies. And what more shall I say? For time will fail me if I tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel and the prophets,  who by faith conquered kingdoms, performed acts of righteousness, obtained promises, shut the mouths of lions,  quenched the power of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, from weakness were made strong, became mighty in war, put foreign armies to flight. Daniel 3 & 5
       

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2 Scripture quotations taken from the New American Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation Used by permission. (www.Lockman.org)

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