"I like Revelations, and the book of Daniel
, and Genesis and Samuel, and a little bit of Exodus, and some parts of Kings and Chronicles, and Job and Jonah."
Di Lella, The Anchor Bible--The Book of Daniel
(Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1978) pp.
Of the three, Doctorow in The Book of Daniel
is the most successful at finding a connection between politics and the unconscious.
Central to the study is an exchange of letters between Julius Africanus and Origin during the middle of the third century about the advisability using the Susanna story from the Book of Daniel
to defend Christianity.
Draper Jr., president emeritus of LifeWay Christian Resources, writes that readers will find “a remarkably detailed study of the Book of Revelation and the related Old Testament passages, particularly from the Book of Daniel
. In these pages you will find your presuppositions and assumptions challenged.”
Doctorow from his novel The Book of Daniel
; film and novel alike portray Daniel and Susan Isaacson, whose parents are executed for conspiracy to commit espionage.
Commentators have long set the book of Daniel
within the context of world history and the genre of apocalyptic literature.
Her suggestion that there is no canonical account of God's interaction with his people between 450 BCE and the birth of Jesus (182) ignores such postexilic writings as the Chronicler's History, the Book of Daniel
, and most of the Wisdom Literature.
The Book of Daniel
has some intriguing insights into our world indeed.
Rossing and Steven Weitzman attempt to defuse the violent potential of the Book of Revelation and the martyrdom accounts of the Book of Daniel
This small volume also includes a chapter on the importance of the book of Daniel
for the Dead Sea sect.
Having to some degree overcome my disappointment at the cancellation of "The Book of Daniel
," I need to comment on Fr.