Ezra 5:13-15 NIV

13 "However, in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, King Cyrus issued a decree1 to rebuild this house of God.

References for Ezra 5:13

14 He even removed from the templea of Babylon the gold and silver articles of the house of God, which Nebuchadnezzar had taken from the temple in Jerusalem and brought to the templeb in Babylon.2 "Then King Cyrus gave them to a man named Sheshbazzar,3 whom he had appointed governor,

References for Ezra 5:14

    • b 5:14 - Or "palace"
    • c 5:14 - Or "palace"
      15 and he told him, 'Take these articles and go and deposit them in the temple in Jerusalem. And rebuild the house of God on its site.'