1) The prophet Daniel was a teenager when he was abducted from Jerusalem and taken into captivity in Babylon. Through his great abilities, Daniel became an important administrator under several kings of Babylon, and later of Persia.
Daniel had distinguished himself as one of the most able of King Darius' administrators, and the king planned to place him in charge of his entire kingdom. Then, one group of people began plotting to have Daniel killed. Which group?
The magicians, astrologers and soothsayers
The army generals
His fellow administrators