Haggai 2:21
New International Version
"Tell Zerubbabel governor of Judah that I am going to shake the heavens and the earth.

New Living Translation
“Tell Zerubbabel, the governor of Judah, that I am about to shake the heavens and the earth.

English Standard Version
“Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah, saying, I am about to shake the heavens and the earth,

Berean Study Bible
“Tell Zerubbabel governor of Judah that I am about to shake the heavens and the earth:

King James Bible
Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah, saying, I will shake the heavens and the earth;

New King James Version
“Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah, saying: ‘I will shake heaven and earth.

New American Standard Bible
“Speak to Zerubbabel governor of Judah, saying, ‘I am going to shake the heavens and the earth.

NASB 1995
"Speak to Zerubbabel governor of Judah, saying, 'I am going to shake the heavens and the earth.

NASB 1977
“Speak to Zerubbabel governor of Judah saying, ‘I am going to shake the heavens and the earth.

Amplified Bible
“Speak to Zerubbabel governor of Judah, saying, ‘I am going to shake the heavens and the earth.

Christian Standard Bible
“Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah: I am going to shake the heavens and the earth.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah: I am going to shake the heavens and the earth.

American Standard Version
Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah, saying, I will shake the heavens and the earth;

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
”Say to Zorbabel, Ruler of Judea: I shall shake Heaven and Earth

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Speak to Zorobabel the son of Salathiel, of the tribe of Juda, saying, I shake the heaven, and the earth, and the sea, and the dry land;

Contemporary English Version
Tell Governor Zerubbabel of Judah that I am going to shake the heavens and the earth

Douay-Rheims Bible
Speak to Zorobabel the governor of Juda, saying: I will move both heaven and earth.

English Revised Version
Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah, saying, I will shake the heavens and the earth:

Good News Translation
for Zerubbabel, the governor of Judah: "I am about to shake heaven and earth

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Say to Zerubbabel (governor of Judah), 'I am going to shake the heavens and the earth.

International Standard Version
"Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah. Tell him, 'I'm going to shake the heavens and the earth.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah, saying: I will shake the heavens and the earth;

Literal Standard Version
“Speak to Zerubbabel governor of Judah, saying, I am shaking the heavens and the earth,

NET Bible
Tell Zerubbabel governor of Judah: 'I am ready to shake the sky and the earth.

New Heart English Bible
"Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah, saying, 'I will shake the heavens and the earth.

World English Bible
"Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah, saying, 'I will shake the heavens and the earth.

Young's Literal Translation
'Speak unto Zerubbabel governor of Judah, saying: I am shaking the heavens and the earth,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Zerubbabel the LORD's Signet Ring
20For the second time that day, the twenty-fourth day of the month, the word of the LORD came to Haggai, saying, 21“Tell Zerubbabel governor of Judah that I am about to shake the heavens and the earth: 22I will overturn royal thrones and destroy the power of the kingdoms of the nations. I will overturn chariots and their riders; horses and their riders will fall, each by the sword of his brother.…

Cross References
Hebrews 12:26
At that time His voice shook the earth, but now He has promised, "Once more I will shake not only the earth, but heaven as well."

Hebrews 12:27
The words "Once more" signify the removal of what can be shaken--that is, created things--so that the unshakable may remain.

Ezra 5:2
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.

Ezekiel 21:27
A ruin, a ruin, I will make it a ruin! And it will not be restored until the arrival of Him to whom it belongs, to whom I have assigned the right of judgment.'

Haggai 1:1
In the second year of the reign of Darius, on the first day of the sixth month, the word of the LORD came through Haggai the prophet to Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and to Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, stating

Haggai 1:14
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,

Haggai 2:6
For this is what the LORD of Hosts says: "Once more, in a little while, I will shake the heavens and the earth, the sea and the dry land.

Zechariah 4:6
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.


Treasury of Scripture

Speak to Zerubbabel, governor of Judah, saying, I will shake the heavens and the earth;

Zerubbabel.

Haggai 1:1,14
In the second year of Darius the king, in the sixth month, in the first day of the month, came the word of the LORD by Haggai the prophet unto Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and to Joshua the son of Josedech, the high priest, saying, …

1 Chronicles 3:19
And the sons of Pedaiah were, Zerubbabel, and Shimei: and the sons of Zerubbabel; Meshullam, and Hananiah, and Shelomith their sister:

Ezra 2:2
Which came with Zerubbabel: Jeshua, Nehemiah, Seraiah, Reelaiah, Mordecai, Bilshan, Mispar, Bigvai, Rehum, Baanah. The number of the men of the people of Israel:

I will.

Haggai 2:6,7
For thus saith the LORD of hosts; Yet once, it is a little while, and I will shake the heavens, and the earth, and the sea, and the dry land; …

Psalm 46:6
The heathen raged, the kingdoms were moved: he uttered his voice, the earth melted.

Ezekiel 26:15
Thus saith the Lord GOD to Tyrus; Shall not the isles shake at the sound of thy fall, when the wounded cry, when the slaughter is made in the midst of thee?









Verse 21. - Zerubbabel (see note on Haggai 1:1). I will shake the heavens and the earth. He repeats the prediction of ver. 6 in this chapter (where see note). This is the general statement, expanded and explained in the next verse.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
“Tell
אֱמֹ֕ר (’ĕ·mōr)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine singular
Strong's 559: To utter, say

Zerubbabel
זְרֻבָּבֶ֥ל (zə·rub·bā·ḇel)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 2216: Zerubbabel -- 'begotten in Babylon', a leader of returning Israelite exiles

governor
פַּֽחַת־ (pa·ḥaṯ-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 6346: A governor

of Judah
יְהוּדָ֖ה (yə·hū·ḏāh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3063: Judah -- 'praised', a son of Jacob, also the southern kingdom, also four Israelites

[that]
לֵאמֹ֑ר (lê·mōr)
Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct
Strong's 559: To utter, say

I
אֲנִ֣י (’ă·nî)
Pronoun - first person common singular
Strong's 589: I

am about to shake
מַרְעִ֔ישׁ (mar·‘îš)
Verb - Hifil - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 7493: To undulate, through fear, to spring

the heavens
הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם (haš·šā·ma·yim)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 8064: Heaven, sky

and the earth:
הָאָֽרֶץ׃ (hā·’ā·reṣ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 776: Earth, land


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