Haggai 2:1-5 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 On the twenty-first day of the seventh month, the word of the Lord came through Haggai the prophet: 1 On the twenty-first day of the seventh month, the word of the LORD came through the prophet Haggai:
2 "Speak to Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, to the high priest Joshua son of Jehozadak, and to the remnant of the people: 2 "Speak to Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, to Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, and to the remnant of the people. Ask them,
3 Who is left among you who saw this house in its former glory? How does it look to you now? Doesn't it seem like nothing to you? 3 'Who of you is left who saw this house in its former glory? How does it look to you now? Does it not seem to you like nothing?
4 Even so, be strong, Zerubbabel"-the Lord's declaration. "Be strong, Joshua son of Jehozadak, high priest. Be strong, all you people of the land"-the Lord's declaration. "Work! For I am with you"-the declaration of the Lord of Hosts. 4 But now be strong, O Zerubbabel,' declares the LORD. 'Be strong, O Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest. Be strong, all you people of the land,' declares the LORD, 'and work. For I am with you,' declares the LORD Almighty.
5 "[This is] the promise I made to you when you came out of Egypt, and My Spirit is present among you; don't be afraid." 5 'This is what I covenanted with you when you came out of Egypt. And my Spirit remains among you. Do not fear.'