Ezra 3:12

Overview - Ezra 3
The altar is set up.
Offerings renewed.
Workmen employed in preparing materials.
The foundations of the temple are laid in great joy and mourning.
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Ezra 3:12  (King James Version)
But many of the priests and Levites and chief of the fathers, who were ancient men, that had seen the first house, when the foundation of this house was laid before their eyes, wept with a loud voice; and many shouted aloud for joy:

Haggai 2:3

when the foundation
Job 8:7 ; Isaiah 41:14 ; 60:22 Daniel 2:34 Daniel 2:35 ; Zechariah 4:10 ; Matthew 13:31 Matthew 13:32

Psalms 126:6 ; Jeremiah 31:8 Jeremiah 31:9