1 So King Darius ordered a search through the records in the archives in Babylon.
2 Eventually a scroll was turned up in the fortress of Ecbatana over in the province of Media, with this writing on it:
3 In his first year as king, Cyrus issued an official decree regarding The Temple of God in Jerusalem, as follows:
4 with three courses of large stones topped with one course of timber. The cost is to be paid from the royal bank.
5 The gold and silver vessels from The Temple of God that Nebuchadnezzar carried to Babylon are to be returned to The Temple at Jerusalem, each to its proper place; place them in The Temple of God.