Haggai 1:4

Is it time for you, O ye, to dwell in your cieled houses, and this house lie waste?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Is it time for you, O yee, to dwell in your sieled houses, and this house lie waste?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Is it time for you yourselves to dwell in your paneled houses while this house {lies} desolate?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Is it a time for you yourselves to dwell in your ceiled houses, while this house lieth waste?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Is it a time for you to be living in roofed houses while this house is a waste?
- Basic English Bible

Is it time for you that ye should dwell in your wainscoted houses, while this house lieth waste?
- Darby Bible

Is it time for you, O ye, to dwell in your ceiled houses, and this house lie waste?
- Webster's Bible

Is it a time for you yourselves to dwell in your paneled houses, while this house lies waste?
- World English Bible

Is it time for you -- you! To dwell in your covered houses, And this house to lie waste?
- Youngs Literal Bible

'Is it a time for you yourselves to dwell in your cieled houses, while this house lieth waste?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Haggai 1:4


1:4 Ceiled - Arched and richly adorned.


Discussion for Haggai 1

  • John McGrew
    Its our common body, Christ's body, the church which is the temple of the spirit. "Your"-(second person plural); "body"-(singular.)
  • Anita
    Our bodies is the living temple of God, that's where He wants to dwell. Our. Great need is in Him. If we neglect to take care of ourselves then He will destroy us according to his word. When we separate ourselves from God then we are committing suicide. God desire and intent is to dwell in us through His spirit. That is the spirit of God of Jesus. We are the living temple of the living God.
  • Maria Drummond
    PRIORITIZING PUTTING FIRST THINGS FIRST
    The things of God must not be taken lightly, we must walk in obedience to His words and so we will prosper
  • 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

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