Critical Commentary on Daniel by J Dyneley Price

Today’s free commentary is J Dyneley Prince’s Commentary on the Book of Daniel, which summarises the conclusions of the Higher Critics about the book. It would be helpful to contrast this with more recent works supporting the book’s historicity, for example this essay by Professor Alan R. Millard and the symposium Notes on Some Problems…

Book of Daniel and the Qumran Community by F.F. Bruce

I came across this hard-to-find article y F.F. Bruce on Daniel and the Dead Sea Scrolls in the Library at Spurgeon’s College. It appears online by permission of F.F. Bruce Copyright International, Inc., Bath, England, and Nashville, Tennessee. F.F. Bruce, “The Book of Daniel and the Qumran Community,” E.E. Ellis & M. Wilcox, eds., Neotestametica…

Daniel in the Critics Den by Sir Robert Anderson

Sir Robert Anderson [1841-1918] was an Assistant Commissioner of the London Metropolitan Police and member of the Open Brethren. In 1885 he wrote this response to F.W. Farrar, then the Dean of Canterbury, who had recently written a commentary on the Book of Daniel in The Expositor’s Bible series. Farrar roundly dismissed the historical claims…