Message to Kings - A Biblical History of Man

539BC: The Writing on the Wall and the Capture of Babylon

Sept. 1, 2018

Five years after the capture of Lydia, Cyrus invades Babylon. He is stopped by its enormous city walls. As documented by Herodotus, Cyrus makes a bold move diverting the Euphrates River. During the attack, Daniel documents the events surrounding the King of Babylon's feast and the writing on the wall. Daniel 5 Isaiah 47 Isaiah 44:27 neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.