Zechariah 1:1-6 DBY

1 In the eighth month, in the second year of Darius, a came the word of Jehovah unto Zechariah the prophet, the son of Berechiah, the son of Iddo, saying,

References for Zechariah 1:1

    • a 1:1 - As Hag. 1.1.
      2 Jehovah hath been very wroth with your fathers.
      3 And thou shalt say unto them, Thus saith Jehovah of hosts: Return unto me, saith Jehovah of hosts, b and I will return unto you, saith Jehovah of hosts.

      References for Zechariah 1:3

        • b 1:3 - This name is in Zech. 52 times.
          4 Be ye not as your fathers, unto whom the former prophets cried, saying, Thus saith Jehovah of hosts: Turn ye now from your evil ways, and from your evil doings; but they did not hearken nor attend unto me, saith Jehovah.
          5 Your fathers, where are they? and the prophets, do they live for ever?
          6 But my words and my statutes, which I commanded my servants the prophets, did they not overtake your fathers? And they turned and said, Like as Jehovah of hosts thought c to do unto us, according to our ways and according to our doings, so hath he dealt with us.

          References for Zechariah 1:6

            • c 1:6 - Or 'devised,' 'purposed,' as Jer. 4.28.