|Overview - Ezra 1|
|1||The proclamation of Cyrus for the building of the temple.|
|5||The people provide for their return.|
|7||Cyrus restores the vessels of the temple to Sheshbazzar.|
Ezra 1:5 (King James Version)
Then rose up the chief of the fathers of Judah and Benjamin, and the priests, and the Levites, with all them whose spirit God had raised, to go up to build the house of the LORD which is in Jerusalem.