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

 
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1 In the seventh month, in the one and twentieth day of the month, came the word of the LORD by the prophet Haggai, saying , 1 On the twenty-first day of the seventh month, the word of the LORD came through the prophet Haggai:
2 Speak now to Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and to Joshua the son of Josedech, the high priest, and to the residue of the people, saying , 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 that saw this house in her first glory? and how do ye see it now? is it not in your eyes in comparison of it as nothing? 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 Yet now be strong , O Zerubbabel, saith the LORD; and be strong , O Joshua, son of Josedech, the high priest; and be strong , all ye people of the land, saith the LORD, and work : for I am with you, saith 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 According to the word that I covenanted with you when ye came out of Egypt, so my spirit remaineth among you: fear ye not. 5 'This is what I covenanted with you when you came out of Egypt. And my Spirit remains among you. Do not fear.'