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Zechariah 7 :: American Standard Version (ASV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:1 - And it came to pass in the fourth year of king Darius, that the word of Jehovah came unto Zechariah in the fourth day of the ninth month, even in Chislev.

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:2 - Now they of Beth-el had sent Sharezer and Regem-melech, and their men, to entreat the favor of Jehovah,

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:3 - and to speak unto the priests of the house of Jehovah of hosts, and to the prophets, saying, Should I weep in the fifth month, separating myself, as I have done these so many years?

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:4 - Then came the word of Jehovah of hosts unto me, saying,

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:5 - Speak unto all the people of the land, and to the priests, saying, When ye fasted and mourned in the fifth and in the seventh month, even these seventy years, did ye at all fast unto me, even to me?

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:6 - And when ye eat, and when ye drink, do not ye eat for yourselves, and drink for yourselves?

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:7 - Should ye not hear the words which Jehovah cried by the former prophets, when Jerusalem was inhabited and in prosperity, and the cities thereof round about her, and the South and the lowland were inhabited?

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:8 - And the word of Jehovah came unto Zechariah, saying,

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:9 - Thus hath Jehovah of hosts spoken, saying, Execute true judgment, and show kindness and compassion every man to his brother;

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:10 - and oppress not the widow, nor the fatherless, the sojourner, nor the poor; and let none of you devise evil against his brother in your heart.

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:11 - But they refused to hearken, and pulled away the shoulder, and stopped their ears, that they might not hear.

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:12 - Yea, they made their hearts as an adamant stone, lest they should hear the law, and the words which Jehovah of hosts had sent by his Spirit by the former prophets: therefore there came great wrath from Jehovah of hosts.

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:13 - And it is come to pass that, as he cried, and they would not hear, so they shall cry, and I will not hear, said Jehovah of hosts;

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:14 - but I will scatter them with a whirlwind among all the nations which they have not known. Thus the land was desolate after them, so that no man passed through nor returned: for they laid the pleasant land desolate.
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Thomas Nelson & Sons first published the American Standard Version in 1901. This translation of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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