Ultimately, it is god “who changes the times and the seasons he removes kings and establishes kings” (dan 2:21a), for “the most high is ruler over the realm of mankind, and bestows it on whom he wishes and sets over it the lowliest of men” (dan 4:14. Reading from daniel 2, rev grier relays that god is doing now what he did in the days of the old testament god is the god who changes the times and changes the seasons he removes kings and sets. Positions of power are set up to endure by doing right, not selfish interests and he changes the times and the seasons he removes kings and raises up kings he gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those who have understanding we should obey the governmental authorities that god has placed in power obey the government , for. The bible does not explicitly explain why god allows evil rulers to come to power, but it does offer many principles that explain both the efforts and the limitations of rulers such as the hitlers and husseins of this world.
All through the bible we see god set up kings for a purpose, and take them down for a purpose sometimes god raises up a ruler to bless his people, like he did with king david sometimes god raises up a ruler to bless his people, like he did with king david. In fact, he even set up a woman, deborah, as a judge over israel (judges 4 and 5) we also find women who served as rulers over israel during the monarchy so god, rather than prohibiting women from participation in government, authorizes it. When the most high gave the nations their inheritance, when he divided all mankind, he set up boundaries for the peoples according to the number of the sons of israel ( deut 32:8 ) the most high god is sovereign over the kingdoms of men and sets over them anyone he wishes. “daniel: prophet of god, companion of kings (daniel)” old testament student manual kings-malachi (1982), 297–9 (28-1) introduction like many of his brethren the prophets, daniel was prepared and raised up as a minister to kings and emperors.
God the sovereign of all kingdoms by samuel davies, at hanover, virginia, on march 5, 1755, on a day of fasting and prayer he removes kings—and sets up kings daniel 2:21 the most high god is sovereign over the kingdoms of men—and gives them to anyone he wishes daniel 4:32. “he removeth kings, and setteth up kings” (dan 2:21) john calvin’s theology had an enormous influence on western thought and the views of some of the founders of our nation he addressed this passage in daniel and spoke specifically of god setting up kings: we naturally fancy that they. He took the captains of hundreds, the nobles, the rulers of the people and all the people of the land, and brought the king down from the house of the lord, and came through the upper gate to the king's house. He changes the times and the seasons he removes kings and sets up kings he gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those who have understanding brg god is the one who changes times and eras, who dethrones one king, only to establish another, who grants wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those with insight. God sets kings up and takes them down according to his higher purposes sometimes god will raise up a king to serve as a destroyer of other nations only to destroy that king and his nation when they pass the point of no return.
He changes the times and the seasons he removes kings, and sets up kings he gives wisdom to the wise, and knowledge to those who have understanding wesley's notes for daniel 2:21 2:21 he changeth - god can make the sun go back or stand still, as in ahaz and joshua's time, it is the great part of god's power and prerogative to change. The prophet daniel declares here that god is the one who removes kings and god is the one who sets up kings romans13 teaches that the “powers that be” are ordained of god the word of god. What this verse is saying is that the people set up kings, but the kings they set up were not who god wanted and therefore did not receive god's blessing the people made and removed princes at their will without consulting god. Removes kings and sets up kings he gives wisdom to the wise thank god for his loving care of times and rulers and heirs of his kingdom – his providence reformation reflections bulletin insert series prepared by the 2017 reformation celebration task force of the montana district (lcms.
He changes times and seasons he removes kings and sets up kings he gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those who have understanding. Romans 13:1 kj21 let every soul be subject unto the higher powers for there is no authority except from god and those that exist are set up by god dlnt let every soul be subject to superior authorities for there is no authority except by god every ruler has his power from god and the rulers are put there by god wyc. But god is the judge: he puts down one, and sets up another god such as are lowly and humble: this he does in providence, he removes kings, and sets up kings puts down the mighty from their seats, and exalts them of low degree, daniel 2:21, he has many ways to mortify the proud, by inflicting diseases on their bodies, by stripping them. Human authority, instituted by god he removes kings and establishes kings he gives wisdom to wise men and knowledge to men of understanding daniel 2:37-38 you, o king, are the king of kings, to whom the god of heaven has given the kingdom, the power, the strength and the glory and wherever the sons of men dwell, or the beasts of the.
He changes times and seasons he sets up kings and deposes them” (daniel 2:20-21) one hundred, fifty years before the birth of cyrus the great, god was already calling him by name and promising to set him on the throne of persia: “i will raise up cyrus in my righteousness” (isaiah 45:13. He controls the course of world events he removes kings and sets up other kings” (daniel 2: 20-21 daniel 2: 20-21 20 daniel answered and said, blessed be the name of god for ever and ever: for wisdom and might are his: 21 and he changes the times and the seasons: he removes kings, and sets up kings: he gives wisdom to the wise, and knowledge. Also, daniel 2:21 states, “he [god] removes kings, and sets up kings” there is no misunderstanding the plainness of this verse there is no misunderstanding the plainness of this verse god establishes and removes kings and kingdoms.