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215efoze doms of the well-favoured harlot, b the mi- 12 All thy strong holds shall be like k fig- Before Chut itress of witchcrafts

, that felleth nations trees with the firit-ripe figs: if they be fliathrough her whoredoms, and families through ken they shall even fall into the mouth of her witchcrafts,

the eater. 5 Behold, I am against thee, faith the 13 Behold, 'thy people in the midst of 3%. & Ifa. 47. 2, 3. · Lord of hosts, and I will discover thy thee are women : the gates of thy land shall siogon

skirts upon thy face, d and I will shew the be set wide open unto thine enemies, the
nations thy riakedness, and the kingdoms fire shall devour thy bars.
thy shame.

14 Draw thee waters for the liege, for

Chap 41
6 And I will cast abominable filth upon tifie thy strong holds: go into clay, and tread
thee, and make thee vile, and will set thee the morter, make strong the brick-kiln.
as a gazing-1łock.

15 There shall the fire devour thee : the
9 And it shall come to pass, that all they sword shall cut thee off : it shall eat thee up
that look upon thee, shall* flee from thee, like the canker-worm : make thy self many
and say, Nineveh is laid waste, who will be- as the canker-worm, make thy self many as
mone her? whence shall I seek comforters the locusts.
for thee ?

16 Thou hast multiplied thy merchants a-
8 · Art thou better than $ * populous bove the Itars of heaven: the canker-worm
* Heb volmon. No, that was situate among the rivers, that I fpoileth and flieth away.

Or, Spreadeth Jer, 46.25,26. had the waters round about it, whose ram- 17 " Thy crowned are as the locusts, and himself.

part was the sea, andher wall was from the sea? thy captains as the great grashoppers, which

9 Ethiopia and Egypt were her strength, camp in the hedges in the cold day, but and it was infinite, Put and Lubim were f when the sun ariseth they flee away, and thy helpers.

their place is not known where they are. 10 Yet was she carried away, she went in- 18 © Thy shepherds flumber, o king of pErode is. Is. to captivity : ? her young children also were Affyria: thy * nobles shall dwell in the duft : -os, veliko

at the top of all the thy people is scattered upon the mountains, streets : and they cast lots for her honourable and no man gathereth them. men, and all her great men were bound in 19 There is no † healing of thy bruise : Hebo wrink chains.

thy wound is grievous : P all that hear the PLäm. 2. Is. II Thou also shalt be i drunken : thou bruit of thee shall clap the hands over thee; shalt be hid, thou also shalt seek strength be- for upon whom hath not thy wickedness pascause of the enemy.

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7 They are terrible and dreadful: *their or from them I Tnto Habakkuk complaining of the iniquis judgment and their dignity shall proceed of reading to get ty of the land, 5 is jewed the fearful themselves.

and the captriy vengeance by the Chaldeans. 12 He com- 8 Their horses also are swifter than the leo- of these.

+ Heb. Ibarp. plaineth that vengeance should be executed pards, and are more + fierce than the evenby them who are far worse.

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HE burden which Ha- themfelves, and their horsemen shall come

bakkuk the prophet from far, a they shall fly as the eagle that ha- d Jer. 4. 13. did see.

fteth to eat. 20 LORD, how 9 They shall come all for violence:** their + Or,thie fupping long shall I cry, and faces shall sup up as the east-wind, and they are of their familia

&c.or faces thou wilt not hear ! shall gather the captivity as the sand. even cry out unto thee 1o And they shall scoff at the kings, and "Heb. the oppofof violence, and thou the princes shall be a scorn unto them : they tion of their faces wilt not save !

shall deride every strong hold, for they shall 3. Why dost thou Thew me iniquity, and heap dust and take it. cause me to behold grievance ? for spoiling ii Then ihall his mind change, and he and violence are before me : and there are shall pass over, and offend e imputing this his «Dan. so4d that raise up strife and contention.

power unto his god. 4 Therefore the law is slacked, and 12 Art thou not from everlasting, O Job 21. 7. judgment doth never go forth : for the Lord my God, mine holy one? we shall

wicked doth compass about the righteous : not die : O LORD, 8 thou hast ordained 62 Kings 19. therefore wrong judgment proceedeth. them for judgment, and 0 f mighty God, is

5 Behold ye among the heathen, and thou haft ettablished them for correction. Heb. Rock regard, and wonder marvellously : for I 13 Thou art of purer eyes than to be- #reb. foundid, will work a work in your days, which ye hold evil, and canit not look on * iniquity : palissan

* Or, grievanceo will not believe though it be told you. wherefore lookest thou upon them that deal

6 For lo, † I raise up the Chaldeans, treacherously, and holdett thy tongue when

that bitter and halty nation, which shall the wicked devoureth the man that is more # Heb brendis, march through the I breadth of the land, righteous than he ?

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Rom. I. 17. Gal. 3. 11. Hebr. 10. 38. tor, How much more.

Prov. 27. 20.

2Before as the f creeping things that have no ru- 15 ( Wo unto him that giveth his neigh- 2Befo:
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bour drink : that putreft thy bottle to bim Chrift 15 They i take up all of them with the and makest him drunken also, that thou mayst cír: 626.

air. 6263 angle: they catch them in their net, and ga- look on their nakedness. ther them in their drag; therefore they

16 Thou art filled with shame for glo- f of, inóre with Or, ffwordt. rejoyce and are glad.

ry: " drink thou also,' and let thy foreskin kame than wills klla. 10.13. 16 Therefore they facrifice unto their be uncovered : the cup of the Lords right Jct. 25. 266

& $1.590 net, and burn incenfe unto their drag: be- hand shall be turned unto thee, and shamecause by them their portion is fat, and their ful spewing shall be on thy glory: meat * † plenteous.

1ż For the violence of Lebanon shall co: Heb. fat.

17 Shall they therefore empty, their net, ver thee: and the spoil of beasts, which and not spare continually to flay the nations made them afraid because of mens blood, o vėt. CH A P. II.

and for the violence of the land, of the ci-
1 Unto Habakkuk, waiting for an answer, ty, and of all that dwell therein.

is shewed that he must wait by faith. 5 18 What profiteth the graven image, that
The judgment upon the Chaldean for un- the maker thereof hath graven it ; the mol-
fatiableness, 9 for covetousness, 12 for ten image, anda P teacher of lies, that * the p Jet. 16,6114.
cruelty, 15 for drunkenness, 18 and "for maker of his work trustech therein, to make the best one to

* Heb. the talian
him dumb idols?

ner of his fafbioni *Isa. 21.3, 11.

Wille stand upon my watch, and set me 19 Wo unto him that saith to the wood,

upon the * tower, and will watch to fee Awake ; to the dumb ftone, Arise, it shall 80s, when I am shall answer ** 'when I am reproved. what he will say t unto me, and what. I teach : behold, it is laid over with gold and

silver, and there is no breath at all in the a Ptai, it. 2 And the Lord answered me, and said, midst of it. riproof, or, apo

! Write the vision, and make it plain upon 20 But 9 the Lord is in his holy temple : toro bim. tables, that he may run that readeth it. † 5 let all the earth keep filence before Zeck. 2.11:

3 For the vision is yet for an appointed him. time, but at the end it shall speak, and not

CH A P. III. lie : though it tarry, wait for it, because it i Habakkuk in his prayer, trembleth at Gods Hebr. to. 376 . will. a surely.come, it will not tarry,

majesty. 17 The confidence of his faith.

Prai. 7. title. 4 Behold, his soul which is lifted up, is Prayer John 3. 36.

upon by

20'Lord, I have heard † thy speech, in Hebrew, shia 5 Yea also, because he transgresseth and was afraid : O LORD; # revive thy het hy by wine, he is a proud man, neither keep work in the midst of the years, in the midit Or, thy bearings eth at home, who enlargeth his desire of the years make known; in wrath remem- alive: hell, and is as death, and cannot be satisfied, ber mercy. but gathereth unto him all nations, and heap- 3 God came from * Teman, and the ho- *Or, The sonho eth unto him all people :

ly One from mount Paran. Selah. His glo- Judg. s. 4. 6 Shall not all these take up a parable a- ry covered the heavens, and the earth was Pial. 68.76

gainst him, and a taunting proverb against full of his praise. # 01, Ho, beo him, and say, # Wo to him that increaseth 4 And his brightness was as the light; he

that which is not his: how long and to had + horns coming out of his hand, and there for, bright him that ladeth himself with thick clay. was the hiding of his power.

7 Shall they not rise up suddenly that shall 5 · Before him went the pestilenče, Nah, T. 3. bite thee, and awake that fall vex thee, and and † burning coals went forth at his diseases. thou shalt be for booties unto them?

feet. 8 8 Because thou hast spoiled many nati

6 He stood and measured the earth: he ons, all the remnant of the people Thall spoil beheld and drove afunder the nations, and thee: - because of mens * blood, and for the everlasting mountains were scattered, the violence of the land, of the city, and of the perpetual hills did bow : his ways are eall that dwell therein.

verlasting 9 Wo to him that it coveteth an evil 7 I saw the tents of * Cushan 7 in affi- * Or, E biopia covetousness to his house, that he may set

etion : and the curtains of the land of Mi- fidion, orj vania his nest on high, that he may be delivered dian did tremble. Heb. palm of from the # power of evil.

8 Was the LORD displeased against the ri10 Thou haft consulted shame to thy vers? was thine anger against the rivers ? house, by cutting off many people, and was thy wrath against the sea, d that thou + Deut. 33. 276 haft sinned against thy soul.

didit ride upon thine horses, and thy cha- Or, thy chariots 1 For the stone shall cry out of the wall, riots of salvation ? Or, fiece, of, and the * beam out of the timber shall 7 an- 9 Thy bow was made quite naked, accorswer it.

ding to the oaths of the tribes, even thy word. 12 Wo to him that buildeth a town with Selah. * Thou didit cleave the earth with *Or, Thow didft k Jer. 22. 13. k | blood, and stablisheth a city by iniquity. rivers.

13 Behold, is it not of the Lord of hosts, 10 The mountains saw thee, and they al. 77. 18. # Heb.bloods. Jer. S1.58.

that the people shall labour in the very fire, trembled : the overflowing of the water and the people shall weary themselves * for pailed by : the deep uttered his voice, and

Joh. 10.12. very vanity?


his hands on high. 14 For the earth shall be filledt with the u The fun and moon'stood still in their ha- rows walkea in palla 11. 8.

i knowledge of the glory of the LORD, as bitation : t at the light of thine barrows they e Jotho 16. 11. the waters cover the sea.


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12 Thou didst march through the land in self, that I might rest in the day of trouble :
indignation, h thou didst thresh the heathen when he cometh up unto the people, he
in anger.

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13 Thou wentest forth for the salvation 17 | Although the fig-tree shall not blof-

of thy people, even for salvation with thine fom, neither Mall fruit be in the vines, the
. 68.21 anointed, thou woundedst the head out of labour of the olive shall * fail, and the fields

the house of the wicked, by discovering shall yield no meat, the flock shall be cut
the foundation unto the neck. 'Selah. off from the fold, and there shall be no

14 Thou didit strike through with his herd in the stalls :
staves the head of his villages : they * came 18 Yet I will rejoyce in the Lord, I will
out as a whirlwind to scatter me : their re- joy in the God of my salvation.
joycing was as to devour the poor secretly.


The Lord God is my strength, and 15 Thou didst walk through the sea with he will make my feet like k hinds feet, and 34. Pal. 11.3.1. thine horses, through the t heap of great he will make me to walk upon mine high + Heb. Napiere

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11 Howl, ye inhabitants of Maktesh, for
Gods fevere judgment against Judab for di- all the merchant-people are cut down : all
vers sins.

they that bear silver are cut off.
HE word of the LORD 12 And it shall come to pass at that time,
which came unto Ze- that I will search Jerusalem with candles,
phaniah the son of Cu- and punish the men that are
Thi, the son of Gedali- their lees

; n that say in their heart, The - Jer. 48. 11.
ah, the son of Ama- Lord will not do good, neither will he do Psal. 94 %
riah, the son of Hizki- evil.
ah, in the days of Josi- 13 Therefore their goods shall become a
ah, the son of Amon booty, and their houses a desolation : they
king of Judah.

shall also build houses, but ' not inhabit •Deut. 28. 30, 2. * I will utterly consume all things from them; and they shall plant vineyards, but in king away I will off + the land, faith the LORD.

not drink the wine thereof.
3. I will consume man and beast : I will 14 The great day of the LORD is near, it
consume the fowls of the heaven, and the is near, and hasteth greatly, even the voice

fishes of the sea, and the # Itumbling of the day of the LORD: the mighty man *01, idols.

blocks with the wicked, and I will cut off shall cry there bitterly.
man from off the land, saith the LORD. 15 That day is a day of p wrath, a day p Jer. 30. 7."

4 "I will also Itretch out mine hand upon of trouble and distress, a day of wasteness Jocl z.!!. 2 Kings 23.s. Judah, and upon all the inhabitants of Jeru- and desolation, a day of darkness and gloo624. falem, and I will cut off the remnant of Ba- miness, a day of clouds and thick darkness,

al from this place, d and the name of the . 16 A day of the trumpet and alarm a-
chemarims with the priests ;

gainst the fenced cities and against the high 2 Kings 23.12.

5 And them that worship the host of Jer. 19. 13.

heaven upon the house-tops, and them that 17 And I will bring distress upon men,
worship, and that swear**' by the LORD, that they shall walk like blind men, because
and that swear 8 by Malcham;

they have sinned against the LORD: and their LORD.

6 And h them that are turned back from blood shall be poured out as duft, and their : Josh. 23. 70

the LORD, and those that have not fought flesh as the dung. Kings.11:33. the LORD, nor enquired for him.

18 ? Neither their silver nor their gold Prov.1994 Jer, 15. 6.

7 Hold thy peace at the presence of the shall be able to deliver them in the day of Lord God: for the day of the Lord is the LORDS wrath, but the whole land shall

at hand : fork the LORD hath prepar- be ' devoured by the fire of his jealousie : 'Chap. 318. Jei. 46.10.

ed a sacrifice, he hath + bid his guests. for he shall make even å speedy riddance of

8 And it shall come to pass in the day of all them that dwell in the land. - deb sanata:d, the LORDS sacrifice, that I will † punish

the princes, and the kings children, and all I An ex bortation to repentance. 4 The judg-
. 19.6. ' such as are clothed with strange apparel. ment of the Philistines, 8 of Moab and Am-

9 In the same day also will i punish all mon, 12 of Ethiopia and Allyria.
those that leap on the threshold, which fill Ather your felves together, yea, ga-
their matters houses with violence and deceit.

ther together, O nation not de- Or, not defor
10 And it shall come to pass in that day, fired:
fúith the Lord, that there shall be the noise 2 Before the decree bring forth, before
of a cry from the fish.gate, and an howling the day pass as the chaff, before the fierce
from the second, and a great crashing from anger of the LORD come upon you, be-
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be, ye shall be hid in the day of the LORDS 4 Her prophets are light and treache- m. Jonah 3. 9. anger. rous persons : her. priests have polluted the . Hab. 1.5;

Jer. 23. dio 4 1 For b Gaza shall be forsåken, and fanctuary, they have doned violence to the a Alhkelon a defolation : they shall drive out

law. Alhdod at the noon-day, and Ekron Thall

5 The just LORD is in the midst there. Dèut. 32. 4. be rooted up.

of: he will not do iniquity: * every morning : Weber, 17, 5 Wounto the inhabitants of the sea-coasts, doth he bring his judgment to light, he fail- by morning,

the nation of the Cherethites: the word of eth not, but 8 the unjust knoweth no shame. s : Josh. 13. 3. the LORD is against you: O Canaan, the 6 I have cut off the nations: their + q is

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tot, corners: land of the Philistines, I will even destroy towers are desolate, I made their streets waste; thee, that there shall be no inhabitant. that none passeth by : their cities are destroy

6 And the sea-coast shall be dwellings and ed, fo that there is no man, that there is cottages for shepherds, and folds for flocks. none inhabitant.

7 And the coast shall be for the remnant 7 I said, Surely thou wilt feař me: thou of the house of Judah, they shall feed there

wilt receive inftru&tion, so their dwelling upon, in the houses of Alhkelon lhall they should not be cut off, howsoever I punished 7. Os, when, &c. lie down in the evening: † for the LORD

them: but they rose early, and corrupted all their God shall visit them, and turn away

their doings. their captivity.

8. Therefore wait ye upon me, faith Jer. 48. 27.

8 à 1 have heard the reproach of Mo- the L'OR D; until the day that I rise up to ab, and the revilings of the children of Am- the prey: for my determination is to gather

mon, whereby they have reproached my the nations, that I may assemble the kinga Jer. 49. 1. people, and

magnified themselves againit doms, to pour upon them mine indignation, their border.

even all my fierce anger : for all the earth 9 Therefore as I live, faith the Lord of shall be devoured with the fire of my jea- 1 Chap. i. 16

lousie. hosts the God of Israel, Surely f Moab shall Jer. 18.

be as Sodom, and 8 the children of Ammon 9 For then will I turn to the people, i q i la, to. 1š. Amos 1:13. as Gomorrah, h even the breeding of nettles, pure | language, that they may all call upon + Ačbo lip. Gen, 19. 23. and salt-pits, and a perpetual desolation, the

the name of the LORD, to serve him with residue of my people shall spoil them, and

one * consent.

* Heb. shoulder. the remnant of my people shall possess them. 10 " From beyond the rivers of Ethiopia, Pfal. os. zi.

10 This shall they have i for their pride, my suppliants, even the daughter of my dis- Aas . 27 Jer. 48. 29.

because they have reproached and magnified persed Thall bring mine offering.
themselves against the people of the LORD 1 In that day thalt thou not be ashanted
of hosts.

for all thy doings, wherein thou haft trans11 The LORD will be terrible unto them: gressed against me: for then I will take away # Heb. make for he will & familh all the gods of the earth, out of the midst of thee them that rejoyce

and men shall worship him, every one from in thy pride, and thou shalt no more be
his place, even all the isles of the heathen. haughty + because of my holy mountain.

# Heb. in tay
12 Ik Ye Ethiopians also, ye shall be 12 I will also leave in the midst of thee 1 hora
Nain by my sword.

an afflicted and poor people, and they fiall Zechs 11. 11. 13 And he will stretch out his hand against trust in the name of the LORD. 1180, 10.5;12 the north, and destroy Assyria, and will

13 The remnant of Israel shall not do iniNaho 1.1. & 2. make Nineveh a desolation, and dry like a quity, m nor speak lies : neither shall a deceit- - Rev. 14. so wilderness.

ful tongue be found in their mouth: for 14 And flocks shall lie down in the midst they shall feed and lie down, and none shall of her, all the beasts of the nations: both the make them afraid.

m cormorant and the bittern shall lodge 14 Sing, o daughter of Zion, shout, st. t.

in the t upper lintels of it: their voice shall O lfrael, be glad and rejoyce with all the Zech. so ga tos, knops, or,

sing in the windows, desolation Mall be in heart, O daughter of Jerusalem. 0s, when he the thresholds: † for he shall uncover the 15

The Lord hath taken away thy judg cedar-work.

ments, he hath cast out thine enemy: the 15 This is the rejoycing city that dwelt King of Israel, even the LORD • is in the • Perlis, iz 11. 47. s. carelesly, that said in her heart," I am, and

midst of thee : thou shalt not fee evil

any there is none beside me: how is she become

a desolation, a place for beasts to lie down 16 In that day it shall be said to Jerusa• 1. Job 27.3.3. in! every one that palleth by her, o fhall hiss lem, Fear thou not: and to Zion, P Let not Hebt, 12. the

* Of, fains. and wag his hand.

thine hands be † llack. CH A P. III.

17 The Lord thy God in the midst of
I A sarp reproof of Jerusalem for divers thee is mighty; he will save, 9 he will re- Jet. 32. **

fins. 8 An exhortation to wait for the re- joyce over thee with joy: * he will rest in his be filent.
ftauration of Israel, 14 and to rejoyce for love, he will joy over thee with singing.
their salvation by God.

18 I will gather them that s are forrowful Lami. 2. 6. O to * † her that is filthy and pollut- for the solemn assembly, who are of thee, to den upon is wat ed, to the oppressing city.

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1 Haggai reproveth the people for neglečting people did fear before the LORD.

the building of the boufé. ; He inciteth 13 Then spake Haggai the Lords mef-
them to the building. 12 He promiseth fenger in the LORDS message unto the

Gods alistance to them being forward. people, saying, I am with you, faith the 520.

N - the second year of Lord. • Ezra 4. 24.&

Darius the king, in the 14 And the LORD stirred up the spirit
sixth month, in the first of Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel “ gover- Chap. 2, 21,
day of the month, came nor of Judah, and the spirit of Joshua the son
the word of the LORD of Josedech the high priest, and the spirit of

by Haggai the pro- all the remnant of the people, and they came
phet unto - Zerubbabel and did work in the house of the LORD of

the son of Shealtielt hosts their God : Or, captain.

governor of Judah, and

15 In the four and twentieth day of the to Joshua the son of Josedech the high priest, fixth month, in the second year of Darius saying,

the king.
2 Thus fpeaketh the LORD of hosts, fay-

ing, This people say, The time is not come, i He encourageth the people to the work, by.
the time that the LORDS house should be

promise of greater glory to the second ten

ple, than was in the first. 10 In the type
3 Then came the word of the LORD by of holy things and unclean, he sheweth their
Haggai the prophet, saying,

fins hindred the work. 20 Gods promise
4 . Is it time for you, o ye, to dwell in to Zerubbabel.
your cieled houses, and this house lie waste? N the seventh month, in the one and twen-

5 Now therefore thus faith the LORD of tieth day of the month, came the word of # Heb. Set your hosts, #Consider your ways.

the LORD * by the prophet Haggai, say- Hebo hy tü 6 Ye have a sown much, and bring in ing, 1. Deut. 25. 38. little : ye eat, but ye have not enough: ye 2 Speak now to Zerubbabel the son of Mic. 6. 14, 15. drink, but ye are not filled with drink: ye Shealtiel governor of Judah, and to Joshua Chap. 2. 16.

clothe you, but there is none warm : and the son of Josedech the high priest, and to

he that earneth wages, earneth wages to put the residue of the people, saying, • Hebo pierced it into a bag * with holes.

3 · Who is left among you that saw this « Ezra 3. 13. 7 Thus faith the LORD of hosts, Con- house in her first glory ? and how do ye sider your ways.

see it now? bis it not in your eyes in com- • Zech. 4. 16. 8. Go up to the mountain, and bring parison of it, as nothing? wood, and build the house; and I will take 4 Yet now • be strong, O Zerubbabel, • Zech, s. » pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, faith faith the Lord, and be strong, O Joshua, the Lord.

son of Josedech the high priest, and be strong, 9

Ye looked for much, and lo it came all ye people of the land, faith the LORD, Chap. 2. 17. to little ; and when ye brought it home, { and work: for I am with you, faith the LORD 1 0r, blow it I did † blow upon it : why ? saith the of hosts ;

LORD of hosts. Because of mine house that 5 According to the word that I covenan-
is waste, and ye run every man unto his ted with you when ye came out of Egypt,
own house.

so d my spirit remaineth among you : fear! If bie H.
10 Therefore & the heaven over you is
stayed from dew, and the earth is stayed 6 For thus faith the LORD of hosts, . Yet · Ver, at.
from her fruit.
once, it is a little while, and f I will shake

Joel 3. 16, 2 Kings 8, 1.

11 And I " called for a drought upon the the heavens and the earth, and the sea, and
land, and upon the mountains, and upon the dry land :
the corn, and upon the new wine, and 7 And I will shake all nations, 8 and the Gen. 49. IN
upon the oyl, and upon that which the desire of all nations shall come, and I will fill
ground bringeth forth, and upon men, and this house with glory, saith the Lord of
upon cattle, and i upon all the labour of the hosts.

8 The silver is mine, and the gold is mine,
·: 12. Then Zerubbabel the son of Sheal- faith the LORD of hosts.
tiel, and Joshua the son of Josedech the high 9 The glory of this latter house shall be
priest, with all the remnant of the people greater than of the former, faith the
obeyed the voice of the Lord their God, LORD of hosts : and in this place will
and the words of Haggai the prophet, (as

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