Perhaps what makes the Book of Daniel so interesting is how Jesus used its imagery to describe himself. Early Christians also connected the themes in the Book of Daniel to Jesus.
Ancient rabbis wrestled with the ideas from the Book of Daniel as well.
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David P. Seemuth
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