Daniel 6:20

“And when he came to the den, he cried with a lamentable voice unto Daniel: and the king spake and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is thy God, whom thou servest continually, able to deliver thee from the lions?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when he came to the den, he cryed with a lamentable voice vnto Daniel, and the king spake and said to Daniel: O Daniel, seruant of the liuing God, Is thy God whom thou seruest continually, able to deliuer thee from the Lyons?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When he had come near the den to Daniel, he cried out with a troubled voice. The king spoke and said to Daniel, "Daniel, servant of the living God, has your God, whom you constantly serve, been able to deliver you from the lions?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when he came near unto the den to Daniel, he cried with a lamentable voice; the king spake and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is thy God, whom thou servest continually, able to deliver thee from the lions?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when he came near the hole where Daniel was, he gave a loud cry of grief; the king made answer and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is your God, whose servant you are at all times, able to keep you safe from the lions?
- Basic English Bible

And when he came near unto the den, he cried with a mournful voice unto Daniel: the king spoke and said unto Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, hath thy God whom thou servest continually been able to save thee from the lions?
- Darby Bible

And when he came to the den, he cried with a lamentable voice to Daniel: and the king spoke and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is thy God, whom thou servest continually, able to deliver thee from the lions?
- Webster's Bible

When he came near to the den to Daniel, he cried with a lamentable voice; the king spoke and said to Daniel, Daniel, servant of the living God, is your God, whom you serve continually, able to deliver you from the lions?
- World English Bible

and at his coming near to the den, to Daniel, with a grieved voice, he crieth. The king hath answered and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, thy God, whom thou art serving continually, is He able to deliver thee from the lions?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

(6:21) And when he came near unto the den to Daniel, he cried with a pained voice; the king spoke and said to Daniel: 'O Daniel, servant of the living God, is thy God, whom thou servest continually, able to deliver thee from the lions?'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Daniel 6:20


6:20 Able to deliver - What he doubted of, we are sure of, that the servants of the living God, have a master who is able to deliver them and bear them out in his service.


Discussion for Daniel 6

  • LOSE
    No matter what the enemy put you through our GOD IS able to RESCUE US, FOR HIS NAME' SAKE thats why he said BE COMFORTED FOR I HAVE CONQUIRED THE WORLD. Nothing will overpower us if we have JESUS.
  • Simon
    Can someone assist me with an answer here. From Daniels upper room of prayer, which side was Jerusalem facing, east, west, north or south?
  • Cathy
    God will shut up the mouths of your enemies.
  • Tianna
    I love this verse this is wonderful message to learn in life
    AMEN
  • Ngu
    Daniel feared God, and has faith in God.
  • Lanie
    God favored Daniel because he maintain an excellent spirit through the help of the Holy Spirit.

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