Haggai 1:5; Haggai 2:3-4; Haggai 2:15
Now therefore, thus says the LORD of hosts, "Consider your ways!
'Who is left among you who saw this temple in its former glory? And how do you see it now? Does it not seem to you like nothing in comparison?
'But now take courage, Zerubbabel,' declares the LORD , 'take courage also, Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, and all you people of the land take courage,' declares the LORD , 'and work; for I am with you,' declares the LORD of hosts.
'But now, do consider from this day onward: before one stone was placed on another in the temple of the LORD ,