Prophets and Kings -- Study Guide


Chapter 40: Nebuchadnezzar’s Dream

1. God revealed to King Nebuchadnezzar His power over the kingdoms of this world. Is this message still true? How has God revealed His power in the nations of our day? PK-SG 43.1

2. The prophecy of Daniel 2 teaches that God has foreknowledge of human history—even hundreds and thousands of years before events happen. What does this teach us about God’s ability to accomplish the “counsels of His own will” in these last days? PK-SG 43.2

3. The story of Daniel and the Babylonian wise men shows us the value of human and occult sources of knowledge in comparison with the wisdom of God. In your daily life, do you first consult the news media and other people’s opinions to explain the present and future, or do you search the Bible and inspired writings to understand contemporary events? PK-SG 43.3