Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Consider now from this day and upward, from the four and twentieth day of the ninth month, even from the day that the foundation of the LORD'S temple was laid, consider it.
And now, set now your heart from this day and upward, before setting stone upon stone in the temple of Jehovah.
Would they were wise! will they look at this? Will they discern to their latter part?
And having come to himself, he said, Many hired of my father abound in loaves, and I am perishing with hunger!
And Jehovah will raise up the spirit of Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and the spirit of Joshua son of Josedeck the great priest and the spirit of all the remnant of the people; and they will come and do the work in the house of Jehovah of armies their God.
And the prophets, Haggai the prophet, and Zechariah son of Iddo, prophesied to the Jews that were in Judah and in Jerusalem in the name of the God of Israel, to them.
Thus said Jehovah of armies: Your hands shall be strong, ye bearing in these days these words from the mouth of the prophets, which were in the day the house of Jehovah of armies was founded for the temple to be built
And in the fifth year ye shall eat its fruits, to add to you its produce. I Jehovah your God.