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Passage Display[Printer-friendly Verses]   
 Daniel 1:8 - 16
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The Holy Bible, New International Version®
   Book of Daniel
   Chapter 1
1:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
But Daniel resolved not to defile himself with the royal food and wine, and he asked the chief official for permission not to defile himself this way.
 
1:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Now God had caused the official to show favor and sympathy to Daniel,
 
1:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
but the official told Daniel, "I am afraid of my lord the king, who has assigned your F3 food and drink. Why should he see you looking worse than the other young men your age? The king would then have my head because of you."
 
1:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Daniel then said to the guard whom the chief official had appointed over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah,
 
1:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
"Please test your servants for ten days: Give us nothing but vegetables to eat and water to drink.
 
1:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Then compare our appearance with that of the young men who eat the royal food, and treat your servants in accordance with what you see."
 
1:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
So he agreed to this and tested them for ten days.
 
1:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
At the end of the ten days they looked healthier and better nourished than any of the young men who ate the royal food.
 
1:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
So the guard took away their choice food and the wine they were to drink and gave them vegetables instead.
 

FOOTNOTES:
F3 The Hebrew for your and you in this verse is plural.

 
 

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