KJV ZEC7 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekZEC6.htm ZEC8.htm
7:1 And it came to pass in the fourth [H702] year [H8141] of king [H4428] Darius [H1867] , [that] the word [H1697] of the LORD [H3068] came unto Zechariah [H2148] in the fourth [H702] [day] of the ninth [H8671] month [H2320] , [even] in Chisleu [H3691] ;
7:2 When they had sent [H7971] unto the house [H1004] of God [H410] Sherezer [H8272] and Regemmelech [H7278] , and their men [H582] , to pray [H2470] before [H6440] the LORD [H3068] ,(pray: Heb. intreat the face of)
7:3 [And] to speak [H559] unto the priests [H3548] which [were] in the house [H1004] of the LORD [H3068] of hosts [H6635] , and to the prophets [H5030] , saying [H559] , Should I weep [H1058] in the fifth [H2549] month [H2320] , separating [H5144] myself, as I have done [H6213] these so many years [H8141] ?
7:4 Then came the word [H1697] of the LORD [H3068] of hosts [H6635] unto me, saying [H559] ,
7:5 Speak [H559] unto all the people [H5971] of the land [H776] , and to the priests [H3548] , saying [H559] , When ye fasted [H6684] and mourned [H5594] in the fifth [H2549] and seventh [H7637] [month], even those seventy [H7657] years [H8141] , did ye at all [H6684] fast [H6684] unto me, [even] to me?
7:6 And when ye did eat [H398] , and when ye did drink [H8354] , did not ye eat [H398] [for yourselves], and drink [H8354] [for yourselves]?(did not ye: or, be not ye they that)
7:7 [Should ye] not [hear] the words [H1697] which the LORD [H3068] hath cried [H7121] by [H3027] the former [H7223] prophets [H5030] , when Jerusalem [H3389] was inhabited [H3427] and in prosperity [H7961] , and the cities [H5892] thereof round about her [H5439] , when [men] inhabited [H3427] the south [H5045] and the plain [H8219] ?(Should: or, Are not these the words)(by: Heb. by the hand of)
7:8 And the word [H1697] of the LORD [H3068] came unto Zechariah [H2148] , saying [H559] ,
7:9 Thus speaketh [H559] the LORD [H3068] of hosts [H6635] , saying [H559] , Execute [H8199] true [H571] judgment [H4941] , and shew [H6213] mercy [H2617] and compassions [H7356] every man [H376] to his brother [H251] :(Execute: Heb. Judge judgment of truth)
7:10 And oppress [H6231] not the widow [H490] , nor the fatherless [H3490] , the stranger [H1616] , nor the poor [H6041] ; and let none of you imagine [H2803] evil [H7451] against [H376] his brother [H251] in your heart [H3824] .
7:11 But they refused [H3985] to hearken [H7181] , and pulled away [H5414] [H5637] the shoulder [H3802] , and stopped [H3513] their ears [H241] , that they should not hear [H8085] .(pulled: Heb. they gave a backsliding shoulder)(stopped: Heb. made heavy)
7:12 Yea, they made [H7760] their hearts [H3820] [as] an adamant stone [H8068] , lest they should hear [H8085] the law [H8451] , and the words [H1697] which the LORD [H3068] of hosts [H6635] hath sent [H7971] in his spirit [H7307] by [H3027] the former [H7223] prophets [H5030] : therefore came a great [H1419] wrath [H7110] from the LORD [H3068] of hosts [H6635] .(by: Heb. by the hand of)
7:13 Therefore it is come to pass, [that] as he cried [H7121] , and they would not hear [H8085] ; so they cried [H7121] , and I would not hear [H8085] , saith [H559] the LORD [H3068] of hosts [H6635] :
7:14 But I scattered them with a whirlwind [H5590] among all the nations [H1471] whom they knew [H3045] not. Thus the land [H776] was desolate [H8074] after [H310] them, that no man passed through [H5674] nor returned [H7725] : for they laid [H7760] the pleasant [H2532] land [H776] desolate [H8047] .(pleasant: Heb. land of desire)