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1:5 Now therefore thus says the LORD of hosts; Consider your ways.
1:6 You have sown much and bring in little. You eat, but you have not
enough. You drink, but you are not filled with drink. You clothe yourself,
but there is none warm. And he that earns wages earns wages to put it into
a bag with holes.
other words, the things of life are constantly being used up and more is
always required (Lamentations
5:5 "Our necks are under persecution. We labour and have no rest."),
with the message being, be smart enough to seek
more than just this:.Proverbs
16:3 "Commit your works unto the LORD and your thoughts shall be established."
1:7 Thus says the LORD of hosts; Consider
1:13 Then spake Haggai the LORD's messenger in the LORD's message unto
the people, saying, I am with you, says the LORD.
2:4 Yet now be strong, O Zerubbabel,
says the LORD and be strong, O Joshua, son of Josedech, the high priest.(not
Joshua whose name there is a book of the Bible).and
be strong, all you people of the land, says the LORD and work, for I am
with you, says the LORD of hosts.
2:5 According to the word that I covenanted
24:3).when you came out
of Egypt, so my spirit remains among you. Fear you not.
one's heart is all for God, there is nothing to fear.
powerful is God?
2:6 For thus says the LORD of hosts; Yet once, it is a little while
and I will shake the heavens and the earth and the sea and the dry land.
2:7-9 And I will fill this house with glory,
said the LORD of hosts. The silver is mine and the gold is mine, says the
of hosts. The glory of this latter house shall be greater than of
the former, says the LORD of hosts. And in this place will I give peace,
said the LORD of hosts.
2:15 And now, I pray you, consider from this day and upward, from before
a stone was laid upon a stone in the temple of the LORD.
2:18 Consider now from this day and upward, from the four and twentieth
day of the ninth month, even from the day that the foundation of the LORD's
temple was laid, consider it.
Old Testament book is Zechariah