Corrected "Israel" to "Judah".
The '''Prophet Daniel''' appears in the [[Old Testament]] in the [[Book of Daniel]] as a captive carried away to Babylon by order of Nebuchadnezzar after the fall of the kingdom of
Israel during the sixth century before Christ. His ministry as a prophet came late in his life. He is commemorated by the Church on the [[December 17]].
The name Daniel is from the Hebrew and means "God is my Judge" or "God is judging."