Haggai 1:1-4 NIV

A Call to Build the House of the LORD

1 In the second year of King Darius,1 on the first day of the sixth month, the word of the LORD came through the prophet Haggai2 to Zerubbabel3 son of Shealtiel, governor4 of Judah, and to Joshuaa5 son of Jehozadak,6 the high priest:7

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    • a 1:1 - A variant of "Jeshua"; here and elsewhere in Haggai
      2 This is what the LORD Almighty8 says: "These people9 say, 'The time has not yet come for the LORD's house to be built.10' "

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      3 Then the word of the LORD came through the prophet Haggai:11

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      4 "Is it a time for you yourselves to be living in your paneled houses,12 while this house remains a ruin?13"

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