Haggai 1:11 NLT

11 I have called for a drought on your fields and hills—a drought to wither the grain and grapes and olive trees and all your other crops, a drought to starve you and your livestock and to ruin everything you have worked so hard to get.”

Study tools for Haggai 1:11

  • a 1:1 - Hebrew On the first day of the sixth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. A number of dates in Haggai can be cross-checked with dates in surviving Persian records and related accurately to our modern calendar. This event occurred on August 29, 520
  • b 1:1 - Hebrew Joshua, a variant spelling of Jeshua; also in 1:12, 14 .
  • c 1:15 - Hebrew on the twenty-fourth day of the sixth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This event occurred on September 21, 520 ; also see note on 1:1a .