Ezra 1:1 NIRV

Cyrus Helps the Jews Build the LORD's Temple

1 It was the first year of the rule of Cyrus. He was king of Persia. The LORD stirred him up to send a message all through his kingdom. It happened so that what the LORD had spoken through Jeremiah would come true. The message was written down. It said,

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