Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Go up to the mountain and bring wood, and build the house, and I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, saith Jehovah.

New American Standard Bible

Go up to the mountains, bring wood and rebuild the temple, that I may be pleased with it and be glorified,” says the Lord.

King James Version

Go up to the mountain, and bring wood, and build the house; and I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, saith the LORD.

Holman Bible

Go up into the hills, bring down lumber, and build the house. Then I will be pleased with it and be glorified,” says the Lord.

International Standard Version

Go up into the mountains, bring timber, and reconstruct my house. Then I will be pleased with it and I will be honored,' says the LORD.

A Conservative Version

Go up to the mountain, and bring wood, and build the house. And I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, says LORD.

American Standard Version

Go up to the mountain, and bring wood, and build the house; and I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, saith Jehovah.

Amplified

Go up to the hill country, bring lumber and rebuild My house (temple), that I may be pleased with it and be glorified,” says the Lord [accepting it as done for My glory].

Bible in Basic English

Go up to the hills and get wood and put up the house; and I will take pleasure in it and be honoured, says the Lord.

Julia Smith Translation

Go up to the mountain and bring wood, and build the house, and I will delight in it, and I shall be honored, said Jehovah.

King James 2000

Go up to the mountain, and bring wood, and build the house; and I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, says the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Go up the mountain and bring wood and build the house so that I may be pleased with it and honored,' says Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

Go up the mountain and bring wood, and build this House; and I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, says Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

get you up to the mountain, fetch wood, and build up the house: that it may be acceptable unto me, and that I may show mine honour, sayeth the LORD.

NET Bible

Go up to the hill country and bring back timber to build the temple. Then I will be pleased and honored,' says the Lord.

New Heart English Bible

Go up to the mountain, bring wood, and build the house. I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified," says the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

Ascend the mountain - and bring in wood and build the house, - that I may be pleased therewith and get myself glory, saith Yahweh.

Webster

Go up to the mountain, and bring wood, and build the house; and I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, saith the LORD.

World English Bible

Go up to the mountain, bring wood, and build the house. I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified," says Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

Go up the mountain, and ye have brought in wood, And build the house, and I am pleased with it. And I am honoured, said Jehovah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Go up
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

to the mountain
הר 
Har 
Usage: 544

and bring

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

and build
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

in it, and I will be glorified
כּבד כּבד 
Kabad 
Usage: 114

Images Haggai 1:8

Prayers for Haggai 1:8

Context Readings

The Temple Lies In Ruins

7 Thus saith Jehovah of hosts: Consider your ways. 8 Go up to the mountain and bring wood, and build the house, and I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, saith Jehovah. 9 Ye looked for much, and behold it was little; and when ye brought it home, I blew upon it. Wherefore? saith Jehovah of hosts. Because of my house that lieth waste, whilst ye run every man to his own house.


Cross References

Psalm 132:13-14

For Jehovah hath chosen Zion; he hath desired it for his dwelling:

Haggai 2:7

and I will shake all nations, and the desire of all nations shall come; and I will fill this house with glory, saith Jehovah of hosts.

Exodus 29:43

And there will I meet with the children of Israel; and it shall be hallowed by my glory.

1 Kings 9:3

And Jehovah said to him, I have heard thy prayer and thy supplication which thou hast made before me: I have hallowed this house, which thou hast built, to put my name there for ever; and mine eyes and my heart shall be there perpetually.

2 Chronicles 2:8-10

Send me also cedar-trees, cypress-trees, and sandal-wood trees, out of Lebanon; for I know that thy servants are experienced in cutting timber in Lebanon; and behold, my servants shall be with thy servants,

2 Chronicles 7:16

for I have now chosen and hallowed this house, that my name may be there for ever; and mine eyes and my heart shall be there perpetually.

Ezra 3:7

And they gave money to the masons and to the carpenters; and meat and drink and oil to the Zidonians and to the Tyrians, to bring cedar-trees from Lebanon to the sea at Joppa, according to the grant that they had of Cyrus king of Persia.

Ezra 6:4

with three rows of great stones, and a row of new timber; and let the expenses be given out of the king's house:

Psalm 87:2-3

Jehovah loveth the gates of Zion more than all the habitations of Jacob.

Isaiah 60:7

All the flocks of Kedar shall be gathered unto thee, the rams of Nebaioth shall serve thee: they shall come up with acceptance on mine altar, and I will beautify the house of my magnificence.

Isaiah 60:13

The glory of Lebanon shall come unto thee, the cypress, pine, and box-tree together, to beautify the place of my sanctuary; and I will make the place of my feet glorious.

Isaiah 66:11

because ye shall suck, and be satisfied with the breasts of her consolations; because ye shall drink out, and be delighted with the abundance of her glory.

Jonah 3:1-2

And the word of Jehovah came unto Jonah the second time, saying,

Haggai 1:2-4

Thus speaketh Jehovah of hosts, saying, This people say, The time is not come, the time that Jehovah's house should be built.

Haggai 2:9

The latter glory of this house shall be greater than the former, saith Jehovah of hosts; and in this place will I give peace, saith Jehovah of hosts.

Zechariah 11:1-2

Open thy doors, O Lebanon, that the fire may devour thy cedars.

Matthew 3:8-9

Produce therefore fruit worthy of repentance.

John 13:31-32

When therefore he was gone out Jesus says, Now is the Son of man glorified, and God is glorified in him.

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