Zechariah 1:1 NLT

1 In midautumn a of the second year of King Darius's reign, the LORD gave this message to the prophet Zechariah son of Berekiah and grandson of Iddo.

References for Zechariah 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Hebrew <I>In the eighth month.</I> A number of dates in Zechariah can be cross-checked with dates in surviving Persian records and related accurately to our modern calendar. This month of the Hebrew lunar calendar occurred in October and November 520 <MS>B.C.</I>