Daniel Interprets the Dream

19 Then Daniel (also called Belteshazzar) was greatly perplexed for a time, and his thoughts terrified(A) him. So the king said, “Belteshazzar, do not let the dream or its meaning alarm you.”(B)

Belteshazzar answered, “My lord, if only the dream applied to your enemies and its meaning to your adversaries!

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In the morning his mind was troubled,(A) so he sent for all the magicians(B) and wise men of Egypt. Pharaoh told them his dreams, but no one could interpret them for him.(C)

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26 I have no peace,(A) no quietness;
    I have no rest,(B) but only turmoil.”(C)

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he said to them, “I have had a dream that troubles(A) me and I want to know what it means.[a]

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  1. Daniel 2:3 Or was
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His face turned pale(A) and he was so frightened(B) that his legs became weak(C) and his knees were knocking.(D)

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