Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then Nebuchadnezzar the king was astonied, and rose up in haste, and spake, and said unto his counsellers, Did not we cast three men bound into the midst of the fire? They answered and said unto the king, True, O king.
Then the king's face grew pale and his thoughts alarmed him, and his hip joints went slack and his knees began knocking together.
saying, "We found the prison house locked quite securely and the guards standing at the doors; but when we had opened up, we found no one inside."
but get up and enter the city, and it will be told you what you must do."
When he knocked at the door of the gate, a servant-girl named Rhoda came to answer.
Then Nebuchadnezzar the king sent word to assemble the satraps, the prefects and the governors, the counselors, the treasurers, the judges, the magistrates and all the rulers of the provinces to come to the dedication of the image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up.
They responded and said to Nebuchadnezzar the king: "O king, live forever!
it is you, O king; for you have become great and grown strong, and your majesty has become great and reached to the sky and your dominion to the end of the earth.
"O king, the Most High God granted sovereignty, grandeur, glory and majesty to Nebuchadnezzar your father.
"All the commissioners of the kingdom, the prefects and the satraps, the high officials and the governors have consulted together that the king should establish a statute and enforce an injunction that anyone who makes a petition to any god or man besides you, O king, for thirty days, shall be cast into the lions' den.
1 Samuel 17:55
Now when Saul saw David going out against the Philistine, he said to Abner the commander of the army, "Abner, whose son is this young man?" And Abner said, "By your life, O king, I do not know."
at midday, O King, I saw on the way a light from heaven, brighter than the sun, shining all around me and those who were journeying with me.