Zechariah 1:20
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New International Version
Then the LORD showed me four craftsmen.

New Living Translation
Then the LORD showed me four blacksmiths.

English Standard Version
Then the LORD showed me four craftsmen.

New American Standard Bible
Then the LORD showed me four craftsmen.

King James Bible
And the LORD shewed me four carpenters.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then the LORD showed me four craftsmen.

International Standard Version
Then the LORD showed me four artisans.

NET Bible
Next the LORD showed me four blacksmiths.

New Heart English Bible
The LORD showed me four craftsmen.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then the LORD showed me four craftsmen.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the LORD showed me four craftsmen.

New American Standard 1977
Then the LORD showed me four craftsmen.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And the LORD showed me four carpenters.

King James 2000 Bible
And the LORD showed me four craftsmen.

American King James Version
And the LORD showed me four carpenters.

American Standard Version
And Jehovah showed me four smiths.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the Lord shewed me four smiths.

Darby Bible Translation
And Jehovah shewed me four craftsmen.

English Revised Version
And the LORD shewed me four smiths.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the LORD showed me four carpenters.

World English Bible
Yahweh showed me four craftsmen.

Young's Literal Translation
And Jehovah doth shew me four artisans.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
1:18-21 The enemies of the church threaten to cut off the name of Israel. They are horns, emblems of power, strength, and violence. The prophet saw them so formidable that he began to despair of the safety of every good man, and the success of every good work; but the Lord showed him four workmen empowered to cut off these horns. With an eye of sense we see the power of the enemies of the church; look which way we will, the world shows us that; but it is only with an eye of faith that we see it safe. The Lord shows us that. When God has work to do, he will raise up some to do it, and others to defend it, and to protect those employed in doing it. What cause there is to look up in love and praise to the holy and eternal Spirit, who has the same care over the present and eternal interests of believers, by the holy word bringing the church to know the wonderful things of salvation!
Study Bible
The Four Horns and Four Craftsmen
19So I said to the angel who was speaking with me, "What are these?" And he answered me, "These are the horns which have scattered Judah, Israel and Jerusalem." 20Then the LORD showed me four craftsmen. 21I said, "What are these coming to do?" And he said, "These are the horns which have scattered Judah so that no man lifts up his head; but these craftsmen have come to terrify them, to throw down the horns of the nations who have lifted up their horns against the land of Judah in order to scatter it."…
Cross References
Isaiah 44:12
The man shapes iron into a cutting tool and does his work over the coals, fashioning it with hammers and working it with his strong arm. He also gets hungry and his strength fails; he drinks no water and becomes weary.

Isaiah 54:16
"Behold, I Myself have created the smith who blows the fire of coals And brings out a weapon for its work; And I have created the destroyer to ruin.
Treasury of Scripture

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Zechariah 10:3-5 My anger was kindled against the shepherds, and I punished the goats: …

Zechariah 12:2-6 Behold, I will make Jerusalem a cup of trembling to all the people …

Deuteronomy 33:25 Your shoes shall be iron and brass; and as your days, so shall your strength be.

Judges 11:16,18 But when Israel came up from Egypt, and walked through the wilderness …

1 Samuel 12:11 And the LORD sent Jerubbaal, and Bedan, and Jephthah, and Samuel, …

Nehemiah 9:27 Therefore you delivered them into the hand of their enemies, who …

Isaiah 54:15-17 Behold, they shall surely gather together, but not by me: whoever …

Obadiah 1:21 And saviors shall come up on mount Zion to judge the mount of Esau; …

Micah 5:5,6,8,9 And this man shall be the peace, when the Assyrian shall come into …

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