Then Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and Jeshua son of Jozadak rose up and began to rebuild the house of God in Jerusalem. And the prophets of God were with them, helping them.
Cross ReferencesEzra 3:2
Then Jeshua son of Jozadak and his fellow priests, along with Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and his associates, began to build the altar of the God of Israel to sacrifice burnt offerings on it, as it is written in the law of Moses, the man of God.
So the Jewish elders built and prospered through the prophesying of Haggai the prophet and Zechariah son of Iddo. They finished building according to the command of the God of Israel and the decrees of Cyrus, Darius, and Artaxerxes, kings of Persia.
Among the descendants of the priests who had married foreign women were found these descendants of Jeshua son of Jozadak and his brothers: Maaseiah, Eliezer, Jarib, and Gedaliah.
Then Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, as well as all the remnant of the people, obeyed the voice of the LORD their God and the words of the prophet Haggai, because the LORD their God had sent him. So the people feared the LORD.
So the LORD stirred the spirit of Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and the spirit of Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, as well as the spirit of all the remnant of the people. And they came and began the work on the house of the LORD of Hosts, their God,
But now take courage, O Zerubbabel, declares the LORD. Be strong, O Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest. And be strong, all you people of the land, declares the LORD. Work! For I am with you, declares the LORD of Hosts.
Consider carefully from this day forward--from the twenty-fourth day of the ninth month, the day the foundation of the LORD's temple was laid--consider carefully:
"Tell Zerubbabel governor of Judah that I am about to shake the heavens and the earth:
Then the angel showed me Joshua the high priest standing before the Angel of the LORD, with Satan standing at his right hand to accuse him.
So he said to me, "This is the word of the LORD to Zerubbabel: Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit, says the LORD of Hosts.
Chapter Outline1. Zerubbabel and Jeshua, incited by Haggai and Zechariah, set forward to building
3. Tattenai and Shethar-Bozenai are not able to hinder the Jews
6. Their letter to Darius against the Jews
Jump to PreviousBegun Build Building Helped Helping House Jerusalem Jeshua Jozadak Jo'zadak Prophets Rebuild Risen Rose Shealtiel She-Al'ti-El Start Supporting Work Zerubbabel Zerub'babel
Jump to NextBegun Build Building Helped Helping House Jerusalem Jeshua Jozadak Jo'zadak Prophets Rebuild Risen Rose Shealtiel She-Al'ti-El Start Supporting Work Zerubbabel Zerub'babel
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Haggai 2:4-9, 20-23
2 Corinthians 1:24
LinksEzra 5:2 NIV
Ezra 5:2 NLT
Ezra 5:2 ESV
Ezra 5:2 NASB
Ezra 5:2 KJV
Ezra 5:2 Bible Apps
Ezra 5:2 Parallel
Ezra 5:2 Biblia Paralela
Ezra 5:2 Chinese Bible
Ezra 5:2 French Bible
Ezra 5:2 German Bible
Ezra 5:2 Commentaries