Daniel was an Old Testament prophet who was among the Jews who were taken captive into Babylon about 2600 years ago. He rose to a high position in the Babylonian government. Daniel saw and described the great world empires that were to come. He also prophesied about a Messiah.
Below is a partial listing of Daniel's prophecies.
King David prophesied about resurrection
Psalm 22 foreshadowed the crucifixion of Jesus
Jesus was betrayed by a friend
To read more about David, click here for our Biblical people profile of King David.