Jesus in the Lions’ Den

For Good Friday, I explore some of the parallels between Jesus and Daniel.

If you have any questions for me, please leave them on my Curious Cat account. If you have found these videos helpful, please tell your friends. If you would like to support my continued production of them, you can do so on my Patreon account. You can donate on PayPal here. You can also get the audio of these videos on Soundcloud or iTunes.

2 thoughts on “Jesus in the Lions’ Den

  1. Thank you so much for this great video Alastair! I have one question. You are talking about that Babylon is a lion’s den! Babylon is after all a lion in Dan 7. But isn’t the lion’s den in Dan 6 in Medo-Persia rather than Babylon? Can we still infer that Babylon is a lion’s den?


    1. The lion’s den is Babylon. It happens in the first year of Darius’s reign, which is associated with the fulfilment of the prophecy of Jeremiah (9:1-2). The significance of the event is mostly in Daniel being taken out of the lion’s den, which has only just ceased to be the lion’s den that it once was.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s