Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

As a result, work on the Temple of God in Jerusalem ceased and did not begin again until the second year of the reign of King Darius of Persia.

New American Standard Bible

Then work on the house of God in Jerusalem ceased, and it was stopped until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

King James Version

Then ceased the work of the house of God which is at Jerusalem. So it ceased unto the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Holman Bible

Now the construction of God’s house in Jerusalem had stopped and remained at a standstill until the second year of the reign of King Darius of Persia.

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A Conservative Version

Then the work of the house of God which is at Jerusalem ceased, and it ceased until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

American Standard Version

Then ceased the work of the house of God which is at Jerusalem; and it ceased until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Amplified

Then the work on the house of God in Jerusalem stopped. It was suspended until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Bible in Basic English

So the work of the house of God at Jerusalem came to an end; so it was stopped, till the second year of the rule of Darius, king of Persia.

Darby Translation

Then ceased the work of the house of God which is at Jerusalem; and it ceased until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Julia Smith Translation

At that time ceased the work of the house of God which is in Jerusalem. And it was ceasing even till two years to the kingdom of Darius king of Persia.

King James 2000

Then ceased the work on the house of God which is at Jerusalem. So it ceased unto the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the work on the house of God in Jerusalem stopped, and was discontinued until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Modern King James verseion

Then the work of the house of God at Jerusalem ceased. So it ceased to the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then ceased the work of the house of God at Jerusalem, and continued so unto the second year of Darius king of Persia.

NET Bible

So the work on the temple of God in Jerusalem came to a halt. It remained halted until the second year of the reign of King Darius of Persia.

New Heart English Bible

Then ceased the work of God's house which is at Jerusalem; and it ceased until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

The Emphasized Bible

Then ceased the work of the house of God, which was in Jerusalem, - yea it did cease, until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Webster

Then ceased the work of the house of God which is at Jerusalem. So it ceased until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

World English Bible

Then ceased the work of the house of God which is at Jerusalem; and it ceased until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Youngs Literal Translation

then ceased the service of the house of God that is in Jerusalem, and it ceased till the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אדין 
'edayin (Aramaic) 
Usage: 57

בּטל 
B@tel (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

the work
עבידה 
`abiydah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

of the house
בּית 
Bayith (Aramaic) 
Usage: 44

of God
אלהּ 
'elahh (Aramaic) 
God, god
Usage: 95

ירוּשׁלם 
Y@ruwshalem (Chald) 
Usage: 26

So it ceased
הוה הוא 
Hava' (Aramaic) 
be, was,
Usage: 70

עד 
`ad (Aramaic) 
till, until, unto, ever, for, to, but at, even, hitherto , mastery , on, within
Usage: 35

the second
תּרתּין תּרין 
T@reyn (Aramaic) 
Usage: 4

שׁנה 
Sh@nah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

of the reign
מלכוּ 
Malkuw (Aramaic) 
Usage: 57

of Darius
דּריושׁ 
Dar@yavesh (Aramaic) 
Usage: 15

מלך 
melek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 180

Context Readings

Rebuilding Of The Temple Resumed

23 As soon as a copy of the letter from King Artaxerxes was read to Rehum, to Shimshai the scribe, and to their colleagues, they traveled quickly to Jerusalem and compelled the Jews to cease by force of arms. 24 As a result, work on the Temple of God in Jerusalem ceased and did not begin again until the second year of the reign of King Darius of Persia.



Cross References

Haggai 1:15

This took place on the twenty-fourth day of the sixth month of the second year of the reign of King Darius.

Ezra 5:5

But God watched over the Jewish leaders, who could not be forced to stop working until Darius received a report and responded in reply.

Ezra 6:1

Then King Darius issued an order to search the Hall of Records where the Babylonian archives were stored.

Nehemiah 6:3

So I sent messengers to them, replying "I am involved in a great endeavor, so I can't leave. Why should the work stop while I leave it to come down to you?"

Nehemiah 6:9

For they all were trying to make us afraid by saying, "Their hands will become tired from laboring, so the work won't be completed." "Therefore, LORD, strengthen my hands!"

Job 20:5

The wicked triumph only briefly; the joy of the godless is momentary.

1 Thessalonians 2:18

That is why we wanted to come to you. Certainly I, Paul, wanted to come time and again, but Satan blocked our way.

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