Haggai 1:2

“Thus speaketh the LORD of hosts, saying, This people say, The time is not come, the time that the LORD'S house should be built.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thus speaketh the Lord of hostes, saying; This people say, The time is not come, the time that the Lords house should be built.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Thus says the LORD of hosts, 'This people says, "The time has not come, {even} the time for the house of the LORD to be rebuilt.'""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thus speaketh Jehovah of hosts, saying, This people say, It is not the time `for us' to come, the time for Jehovah's house to be built.
- American Standard Version (1901)

These are the words of the Lord of armies: These people say, The time has not come for building the Lord's house.
- Basic English Bible

Thus speaketh Jehovah of hosts, saying, This people say, The time is not come, the time that Jehovah's house should be built.
- Darby Bible

Thus speaketh the LORD of hosts, saying, This people say, The time is not come, the time that the LORD'S house should be built.
- Webster's Bible

This is what Yahweh of Armies says: These people say, 'The time hasn't yet come, the time for Yahweh's house to be built.'
- World English Bible

Thus spake Jehovah of Hosts, saying: This people! -- they have said, `The time hath not come, The time the house of Jehovah [is] to be built.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

'Thus speaketh the LORD of hosts, saying: This people say: The time is not come, the time that the LORD'S house should be built.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Haggai 1

  • Awakan Olumuyiwa
    The church of God for sure dwells by His gracious mercy. mankind has been taking spiritual commands for granted, but as the case is, my prayer is for us to abide through divine power of God to be able to prove beyond doubts our true love for Him.
  • IjeomaOkonkwo
    We must always obey God,and His true prophets.We must learn to do the things of God first,like paying our tithes,vowa,offerings.In short,we should always seek the things of God,and His righteousness Matthew 6:33
  • Sherrell
    ONE WORD:CONSECRATION
  • Ero Evelyn Agi
    Let us obey God completely and he will be pleased with us. He will perfect all things in our lives when we give priority to his work.
  • Onalenna
    seek first the kingdom of God and its righteousness, let us do his ways ,lets live a sacrificing lives unto our lord Jesus Christ
  • Blessed
    WHEN GOD TELL YOU TO DO SOMETHING do it and don 't let yourself backslide.

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