Zechariah 1:2
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New International Version
"The LORD was very angry with your ancestors.

King James Bible
The LORD hath been sore displeased with your fathers.

Darby Bible Translation
Jehovah hath been very wroth with your fathers.

World English Bible
"Yahweh was very displeased with your fathers.

Young's Literal Translation
'Jehovah was wroth against your fathers -- wrath!

Zechariah 1:2 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The Lord hath been sore displeased with your fathers - For their ingratitude idolatry, iniquity, and general rebellion.

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2 Kings 22:16,17,19 Thus said the LORD, Behold, I will bring evil on this place, and on the inhabitants thereof...

2 Kings 23:26 Notwithstanding the LORD turned not from the fierceness of his great wrath, with which his anger was kindled against Judah...

2 Chronicles 36:13-20 And he also rebelled against king Nebuchadnezzar, who had made him swear by God: but he stiffened his neck...

Ezra 9:6,7,13 And said, O my God, I am ashamed and blush to lift up my face to you, my God: for our iniquities are increased over our head...

Nehemiah 9:26,27 Nevertheless they were disobedient, and rebelled against you, and cast your law behind their backs...

Psalm 60:1 O God, you have cast us off, you have scattered us, you have been displeased; O turn yourself to us again.

Psalm 79:5,6 How long, LORD? will you be angry for ever? shall your jealousy burn like fire...

Jeremiah 44:6 Why my fury and my anger was poured forth, and was kindled in the cities of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem...

Lamentations 1:12-15 Is it nothing to you, all you that pass by? behold, and see if there be any sorrow like to my sorrow, which is done to me...

Lamentations 2:3-5 He has cut off in his fierce anger all the horn of Israel: he has drawn back his right hand from before the enemy...

Lamentations 3:42-45 We have transgressed and have rebelled: you have not pardoned...

Lamentations 5:7 Our fathers have sinned, and are not; and we have borne their iniquities.

Ezekiel 22:31 Therefore have I poured out my indignation on them; I have consumed them with the fire of my wrath...

Daniel 9:11,12 Yes, all Israel have transgressed your law, even by departing, that they might not obey your voice; therefore the curse is poured on us...

Zephaniah 2:1-3 Gather yourselves together, yes, gather together, O nation not desired...

Matthew 23:30-32 And say, If we had been in the days of our fathers, we would not have been partakers with them in the blood of the prophets...

Acts 7:52 Which of the prophets have not your fathers persecuted? and they have slain them which showed before of the coming of the Just One...

sore displeased. Heb. with displeasure.

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Joshua and the Angel
The steady advancement made by the builders of the temple greatly discomfited and alarmed the hosts of evil. Satan determined to put forth still further effort to weaken and discourage God's people by holding before them their imperfections of character. If those who had long suffered because of transgression could again be induced to disregard God's commandments, they would be brought once more under the bondage of sin. Because Israel had been chosen to preserve the knowledge of God in the earth,
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

"But Whereunto Shall I Liken this Generation?"
Matth. xi. 16.--"But whereunto shall I liken this generation?" When our Lord Jesus, who had the tongue of the learned, and spoke as never man spake, did now and then find a difficulty to express the matter herein contained. "What shall we do?" The matter indeed is of great importance, a soul matter, and therefore of great moment, a mystery, and therefore not easily expressed. No doubt he knows how to paint out this to the life, that we might rather behold it with our eyes, than hear it with our
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

Cross References
2 Chronicles 36:16
But they mocked God's messengers, despised his words and scoffed at his prophets until the wrath of the LORD was aroused against his people and there was no remedy.

Jeremiah 44:6
Therefore, my fierce anger was poured out; it raged against the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem and made them the desolate ruins they are today.

Ezekiel 8:18
Therefore I will deal with them in anger; I will not look on them with pity or spare them. Although they shout in my ears, I will not listen to them."

Zechariah 1:15
and I am very angry with the nations that feel secure. I was only a little angry, but they went too far with the punishment.'

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