The Structure of Daniel’s Prophecies

God’s Kingdom stands out as the major theme of the Book of Daniel. Daniel presents God as sovereign over all the kingdoms and empires of mankind. Prophetic themes include the times of the Gentiles, the time of Jacob’s trouble, the second advent of the Messiah, and the final resurrections. The book exhibits a certain amount of repetition in order to emphasize God’s program and its constituent elements involving key kingdoms of this world. The following diagram displays these repetitive parallels. May it provide you with a means of viewing the structure of the Book of Daniel and the flow of its prophecies.

Daniel Chart