5 0 5 0 0 5:1 Baltasar: He is believed to be the same as Nabonydus, the last of the Chaldean kings, grandson to Nabuchodonosor. He is called his son, ver. 2, 11, etc., according to the style of the scriptures, because he was a descendant from him. 5 1 5 0 0 5:10 The queen: Not the wife, but the mother of the king. 5 10 5 0 0 5:31 Darius: He is called Cyaxares by the historians; and was the son of Astyages, and uncle to Cyrus. 5 31 5 0 0 Content-type: text/html; charset=utf-8 THE HOLY BIBLE Douay-Rheims: da 5:0


Notes on Prophecy of Daniel (Author Bishop Richard Challoner (ed.))

¤ Chapter 5: Baltasar's profane banquet: his sentence is denounced by a handwriting on the wall, which Daniel reads and interprets.

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