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The book can be divided into two parts: The Visions of Zechariah chapters and the Prophecies of the Lord chapters The visions show that the LORD remembers his promises and his love for his people. Notes on Zechariah Edition Dr. Thomas L. Constable TITLE AND WRITER The title of this book comes from its traditional writer, as is true of all the prophetical books of the Old Testament.

The name "Zechariah" (lit. "Yahweh Remembers") was a common one among the Israelites, whichFile Size: KB. Author and Time of Writing. Zechariah (= Remembered of Jehovah) was the second post-exile prophet and a contemporary of Haggai.

They prophesied at the same time (see Ezra ; Ezra ). It is generally assumed that the prophet Zechariah is identical with the man of the same name mentioned in Nehemiah Hence Zechariah was prophet and priest at the same time as were Jeremiah and.

In the eighth month - o. The date joins on Zechariah's prophecy to those of Haggai. Two months before, "in the sixth month" Haggaihad Haggai, conjointly with Zechariah Ezrexhorted Zerubbabel and the people to resume the intermitted building of the had used such diligence, notwithstanding the partial discouragement of the Persian Government, that God gave them "in the.

The Book of Zechariah Introduction to the Book of Zechariah in the Bible. Zechariah - And it shall come to pass in that day, [that] I will seek to destroy all the nations that come against Jerusalem.

And I will pour upon the house of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the spirit of grace and of supplications: and they shall look upon me whom they have pierced, and they shall. Zechariah A Description of Two Shepherds.

Key Notes: The puzzle of a shepherd and an anti-shepherd. OT references to Judas.

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Episodes of spiritual decline. Tasks of the under-shepherds. This chapter is one of the most difficult passages of Scripture that I know. In the dark day of discouragement which blanketed the remnant, he saw the glory in all of the rapture and vision of hope.

He has more messianic prophecies than any of the other minor prophets. This is therefore an important and interesting book. Zechariah was contemporary with Haggai, but his book is in direct contrast to Haggai’s. With this additional short summary of the Book of Zechariah you can discover the people, places and stories detailed in this Holy Scripture.

This summary of the Book of Zechariah will help with many different forms of Bible Study: Zechariah was a prophet of Judah, the eleventh of the twelve minor prophets. Like Ezekiel, he was of priestly.

A Summary of Zechariah: So, for the last year and a few weeks, we’ve grown accustomed to turning our attention to the book of unfortunately we came to the end of that book and now we need to move on to something else.

And as I prayed, a few different possibilities were in my mind. Finally, it seemed that the Lord had placed a specific book in my mind as the next subject of our study. Notes on the Prophecy of Zechariah (Ironside Commentary Series Book 24) - Kindle edition by Ironside, H. A., Publications, CrossReach.

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), although he was younger (Zechariah ). CHARACTERISTICS: This book has the characteristics of an apoca-lypse. The visions resemble those in the Books of Daniel and Revelation.

Daniel was born in the land of Israel but wrote his apoca-lypse outside of it. Zechariah was born outside of the land but wrote his within the land. Author: Zechariah identifies the author of the Book of Zechariah as the Prophet Zechariah.

Date of Writing: The Book of Zechariah was likely written in two primary segments, between and B.C.

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Purpose of Writing: Zechariah emphasized that God has used His prophets to teach, warn, and correct His people. Unfortunately, they refused to listen. Zechariah was born outside of the land but wrote his within the land.

Daniel, Ezekiel, and John all wrote outside the land. Only Zechariah was in Israel when he wrote his apocalypse. In the dark day of dis-couragement which blanketed the remnant, he saw the glory in all of the rapture and vision of hope.

He has more messianic prophecies. This marks the close of Zechariah""s dated Prophecies; but, as Zechariah really closes the O.T. (see Appdx 9), his prophecies would extend to and cover the latest date in the O.T., which is the eighth year of Darius Hystaspis in the year B.C.

(see Ezra and Appdx). The whole period therefore covered by the book of Zechariah is. The book of Zechariah is Narrative History, Prophetic and Apocalyptic in genre. It is a post-exilic book, meaning it was written after (post) the return from captivity (exile) in Babylon.

The prophet Zechariah wrote chapters approximately B.C. (Before the temple completed), and then wrote chapters approximately B.C. But Zechariah didn't stop there. He went into great detail about Christ's Second Coming, providing a treasure trove of information about the End book is often difficult to understand, packed with symbolism and vivid imagery, yet its predictions about a future Savior jump out with crystal : Jack Zavada.

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Jesus himself makes mention of Zechariah. In Matthew and Luke Jesus speaks of “Zechariah, the son of Berechiah” who was “murdered between the temple and the altar.”.

Angels, Visions and End Times play a major role in his writings, much more so than in any other book, and apocalyptic writing is given centre stage. Zechariah 1 is the first chapter of the Book of Zechariah in the Hebrew Bible or the Old Testament of the Christian Bible.

This book contains the prophecies spoken by the prophet Zechariah, and is a part of the Book of the Twelve Minor Prophets. There are those who identify Zechariah as the one mentioned by our Lord as having been martyred (Matthew ).

DATE: About B.C. Zechariah was contemporary with Haggai (Ezra), although he was younger (Zechariah ). CHARACTERISTICS: This book has the characteristics of an apocalypse.

The visions resemble those in the Books of. That Zechariah lived much earlier ( B.C.), and his death is recorded (in 2 Chron. Nor should Zechariah the prophet be confused with any of the 28 other men in the Old Testament who bore this name.

Zechariah the prophet was probably born in Babylon during the year Babylonian captivity. The Book of Zechariah–Prophecies for Today. Viewable PDF Printable PDF.

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To Request a FREE hard copy of this booklet, please write to: [email protected] Introduction Historical Background. The book of Zechariah is an extraordinary and clearly inspired book of the Bible. It shows us what will happen very soon.

It is indeed a prophecy for. The prophets Zechariah and Haggai wrote about the year BC during the Restoration of Jerusalem and Judah. The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah are also key literary sources on the Restoration.

Both Haggai and Zechariah encouraged the returned exiles from Babylon to rebuild the Jerusalem Temple, particularly their leaders Joshua the high priest and Prince Zerubbabel, the Governor of Judah and the. The Book of Zechariah Made up of First Zechariah (chaps.

1–8) and Second Zechariah (chaps. 9–14), the book has been attributed to at least two different prophets. The prophecies of First Zechariah can be dated to the late sixth century B.C., contemporary with those of Haggai; the oracles of Second Zechariah are somewhat later.

Introduction to Zechariah. Zechariah entered into his prophetic function two months after Haggai' s first prophecy.

He was still a youth, when God called him Zechariahand so, since in the second year of Darius Hystaspis 18 years had elapsed from the first of Cyrus, he must have been brought in infancy from father Berechiah probably died young, since, in Ezra, the prophet is.

Notes on Hosea Edition Dr. Thomas L. Constable TITLE AND WRITER The prophet's name is the title of the book. The book claims to be "the word of the LORD" that "Hosea" received (). Thus he appears to have been the writer. UNITY Historically almost all Jewish and Christian scholars have regarded the whole book as the product of Hosea.

Zechariah started his prophecies in B.C., the same year that Haggai ministered, but he continued for at least three years. Zechariah was the son of Berechiah (the Lord has blessed). Like Haggai, he was a prophet to the people of Judah who had returned to the land after the captivity.

The Book of Zechariah consists of fourteen chapters. The book falls naturally into two divisions. The first part (chs. ) is generally regarded as the work of the postexilic Zechariah who is mentioned with Haggai in Ezra and The second part (chs ) differs from the first in both style and subject matter.

For. Read the Book of Zechariah online. Use highlighting, underlining, and take notes while you study the bible. Occasion and Purpose. The occasion is the same as that of the book of Haggai (see Background; Dates). The chief purpose of Zechariah (and Haggai) was to rebuke the people of Judah and to encourage and motivate them to complete the rebuilding of the temple (Zec ; Hag ), though both prophets were clearly interested in spiritual renewal as well.

Book of Zechariah, the 11th of 12 Old Testament books that bear the names of the Minor Prophets, collected in the Jewish canon in one book, The Twelve. Only chapters 1–8 contain the prophecies of Zechariah; chapters 9–14 must be attributed to at least two other, unknown authors.

Scholars thus refer.THE BOOK OF REVELATION. This is the ONLY book in the Bible which promises a blessing. To those who teach it (“read it aloud”) And to those who read it (“hear it”) and keep what is written in it.

THE BOOK Of REVELATION completes the Bible because. It reveals when the “Curse” God placed upon all Mankind in Genesis 3 (including sickness and death) will finally be lifted."THE DAY OF THE LORD" I. THE AUTHOR OF THIS BOOK. A. Commonly called Zechariah but this is wrong. 1. Zechariah only a secretary.

Sermon Notes for Zechariah Since these were so accurately fulfilled might it not be logical to conclude that the prophecies concerning His second coming will also be fulfilled with equal accuracy.