1.One of my favorites: impact on my early years.Discovery: Message System; tightly engineered in theme, structure,details; interdependence. Thus, 66 books, written by 40 authors overthousands of years, yet evidences integrity of design and demon-strates an origin from outside the domain of time. (See our relatedBriefing Packages,
The E.T. Scenario, Beyond Time and Space,
et al.)2.One of the few books that describes Gentile history, in advance. Itis as timely as tomorrow’s newspaper.3.It contains the most amazing passages in the entire Bible.
Doesn’t really matter. It’s in the Septuagint translation of the OldTestament (LXX): 285-270
“70.”) 72 eldersof Israel, 6 from each tribe, during the reign of Ptolemy II, Philadel-phus (285-244
.) in Alexandria (Letter of Aristeas). Many NTquotes from LXX; including in the Letter to Hebrews. Thus, inwidespread use three centuries before Christ was born. The math-ematical precision yields undeniable proof of His Deity.Acts 17:11: Don’t believe anything Chuck Missler tells you. Check it out for yourself!
Daniel in the Critics Den
No other book is as vindicated by history. Too specific to yield toattempts to discredit it.Josephus: During Alexander’s conquest of Jerusalem, 332
., PriestJaddua showed him references to himself in Daniel; city spared.R. Kodewey, 1899-1917: excavations of Nebuchadnezzar’s palace,etc. Banquet hall found, 173' x 56'. (Rebuilt by Saddam Hussein.)Daniel had to be an eyewitness. See Chapter 5.