DANIEL 1. Timeline. DANIEL 1:1-2. 3 rd year of Jehoiakim (605 BC) God gave Judah into Nebuchadnezzar’s hand Vessels from the house of the Lord taken to Shinar, to the house of his god. DANIEL 1:3-4. Ashpenaz’s orders Youths Characteristics To be taught Chaldean background. DANIEL 1:5.