Daniel 3:14-Nebuchadnezzar spake and said unto them,
is it true, O Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, do not ye serve my gods, nor
worship the golden image which I have set up?
Daniel 3:15-Now if ye be ready that at what time ye hear
the sound of the cornet, flute, harp, sackbut, psaltery, and dulcimer, and
all kinds of music, ye fall down and worship the image which I have made;
well: but if ye worship not, ye shall be cast the same hour into the mist of
a burning fiery furnace; and who is that God that shall deliver you out of
Daniel 3:16-Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego answered and
said to the king, O Nebuchadnezzar, we are not careful to answer thee in
Daniel 3:17-If it be so, our God Whom we serve is able
to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and He will deliver us out of
thine hands, O king.
Daniel 3:18-But if not, be it known unto thee, O king,
that we will not serve thy gods, nor worship the golden image which thou
hast set up.
Daniel 3:19-Then was Nebuchadnezzar full of fury, and the
form of his visage was changed against Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego:
therefore he spake, and commanded that they should heat the furnace one
seven times more than it was wont to be heated.
Daniel 3:20-And he commanded the most mighty men that
were in his army to bind Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, and to cast them
into the burning fiery furnace.
Daniel 3:21-Then these men were bound in their coats,
their hosen, and their hats, and their other garments, and were cast into
the midst of the burning fiery furnace.
Daniel 3:22-Therefore because the king’s commandment was
urgent, and the furnace exceeding hot, the flame of the fire slew those men
that took up Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego.
Daniel 3:23-And these three men, Shadrach, Meshach, and
Abed-nego, fell down bound into the midst of the burning fiery furnace.
Daniel 3:24-Then Nebuchadnezzar the king was astonied,
and rose up in haste, and spake, and said unto his counsellers, Did not we
cast three men bound into the midst of the fire? They answered and said
unto the king, true, O king.
Daniel 3:25-He answered and said, Lo, I see four men
loose, walking in the midst of the fire, and they have no hurt; and the form
of the fourth is like the son of God.
Daniel 3:26-Then Nebuchadnezzar came near to the mouth
of the burning fiery furnace, and spake, and said, Shadrach, Meshach, and
Abed-nego, ye servants of the most high God, come forth, and come hither.
Then Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, came forth of the midst of the
Daniel 3:27 And the princes, governers, and captains, and
the king’s counsellers, being gathered together, saw these men, upon
whose bodies the fire had no power, nor was an hair of their head singed,
neither were their coats changed, nor the smell of the fire had passed on
Daniel 3:28-Then Nebuchadnezzar spake, and said,
Blessed be the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, Who hath sent His
angel, and delivered His servants that trusted in Him, and have changed the
king’s word, and yielded their bodies, that they might not serve nor worship
any god, except their own God.
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Study References Are Listed Below
1) The Companion Bible: The Authorized Version of
1611 (KJV). Kregel Publications. Grand Rapids, MI.
2) The Strong’s Exhaustive Concordance Of The Bible:
By James Strong. Hendrickson Publishers. Peabody, MA.
3) Funk & Wagnalls Standard Desk Dictionary.
Copyright 1964 By Funk & Wagnalls Company, Inc. New York.
4) Encyclopaedia Britannica and Merriam-Webster’s
Dictionary & Thesaurus: 2005 Deluxe CD Rom Edition. Published By
Avanquest USA Menio Park, CA. Developed by Encyclopaedia Britannica.
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