“The Protestants of the United States will be foremost in stretching their hands across the gulf to grasp the hand of spiritualism; they will reach over the abyss to clasp hands with the Roman power;
“Pointing to the fiery furnace, he reminded them of the punish- ment awaiting them... But firmly the Hebrews testified to their allegiance to the God of heaven, and their faith in His power to deliver.
Was Zedekiah in the crowd who examined the three young Hebrews?
“... every people, nation, and language, which speak any thing amiss against the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, shall be cut in pieces, and their houses shall be made a dunghill: because there is no other God that can deliver after this sort.