Hearts like Flint

1 In the fourth year of King Darius, the word of the LORD came to Zechariah on the fourth day of the ninth month, which is 1Chislev.
2 Now the town of Bethel had sent Sharezer and Regemmelech and their men to 2seek the favor of the LORD,
3 speaking to the 3priests who belong to the house of the LORD of hosts, and to the prophets, saying, "Shall I weep in the 4fifth month and abstain, as I have done these many years?"