Ezra 5:1-7 NRSA

1 Now the prophets, Haggai a and Zechariah son of Iddo, prophesied to the Jews who were in Judah and Jerusalem, in the name of the God of Israel who was over them.

References for Ezra 5:1

    • f 5:1 - Aram adds [the prophet]
      2 Then Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and Jeshua son of Jozadak set out to rebuild the house of God in Jerusalem; and with them were the prophets of God, helping them.
      3 At the same time Tattenai the governor of the province Beyond the River and Shethar-bozenai and their associates came to them and spoke to them thus, "Who gave you a decree to build this house and to finish this structure?"
      4 They b also asked them this, "What are the names of the men who are building this building?"

      References for Ezra 5:4

        • g 5:4 - Gk Syr: Aram [We]
          5 But the eye of their God was upon the elders of the Jews, and they did not stop them until a report reached Darius and then answer was returned by letter in reply to it.
          6 The copy of the letter that Tattenai the governor of the province Beyond the River and Shethar-bozenai and his associates the envoys who were in the province Beyond the River sent to King Darius;
          7 they sent him a report, in which was written as follows: "To Darius the king, all peace!