Luke 1:9; Luke 1:21-22; Luke 23:45
according to the custom of the priestly office, he was chosen by lot to enter the temple of the Lord and burn incense.
The people were waiting for Zacharias, and were wondering at his delay in the temple.
But when he came out, he was unable to speak to them; and they realized that he had seen a vision in the temple; and he kept making signs to them, and remained mute.
because the sun was obscured; and the veil of the temple was torn in two.