13 Haggai, the Lord's messenger, delivered the Lord's message to the people, "I am with you"a-the Lord's declaration.
14 The Lord stirred up the spiritb of Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, the spirit of the high priest Joshua son of Jehozadak, and the spirit of all the remnant of the people. They began work on the house of Yahweh of Hosts, their God,
15 on the twenty-fourth day of the sixth month, in the second year of King Darius.