Zechariah 7:4

“Then came the word of the LORD of hosts unto me, saying,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Zechariah 7:4

Then came the word of the Lord of hosts vnto me, saying,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then the word of the LORD of hosts came to me, saying,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then came the word of Jehovah of hosts unto me, saying,
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then the word of the Lord of armies came to me, saying
- Basic English Bible

And the word of Jehovah of hosts came unto me, saying,
- Darby Bible

Then came the word of the LORD of hosts to me, saying,
- Webster's Bible

Then the word of Yahweh of Armies came to me, saying,
- World English Bible

And there is a word of Jehovah of Hosts unto me, saying:
- Youngs Literal Bible

Then came the word of the LORD of hosts unto me, saying:
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Zechariah 7:4

Wesley's Notes for Zechariah 7:4


7:2 When they - The captives who still continued in Babylon. The house of God - The temple, which now half built began to be frequented. Regem - melech - It appears not who these were, but no doubt they were eminent in dignity and piety. Their men - The train of friends that accompanied them. To pray - To intreat the Lord for pardon of what was past, acceptance of them at present, and an answer to their enquiry.

7:3 The prophets - Haggai and Zechariah. Weep - Fast, in remembrance of the burning of the temple on the tenth day of that month. Separating myself - From worldly cares and designs.

7:5 Unto all the people - By their messengers. And seventh - For the murder of Gedaliah, slain by Ishmael. Even to me - You pleased yourselves in it, not me; you wept more for the inconveniences of the thing than the sinfulness of it.

7:6 For yourselves - I was as little minded by you in your fasts, as in your feasts.


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