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The True God - Article
Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. - ... be wrath against the realm of the king and his sons?” (Ezra 7:23). This decree, given to Ezra the scribe by Artaxerxes, the emperor of Persia, is one of many rather surprising acknowledgments in Scripture by pagan idolaters that the...
Ezra 1:7: vessels - Study Note
... come to recognize the true “God of heaven” (Ezra 1:2), and acknowledged that “He is the God” (Ezra...
Ezra 1:3
... is there among you of all his people? his God be with him, and let him go up to Jerusalem, which is in Judah, and build the house of the LORD God of Israel, (he is the God,) which is in...
Daniel 9:25: commandment to restore and to build Jerusalem - Study Note
... decree of the emperor Cyrus, in about 536 B.C., recorded by Ezra. This is unlikely, because that commandment only decreed the rebuilding of the temple (Ezra 1:3). Evidently there was no formal commandment to rebuild the city itself until the time...
Nehemiah 1:3: broken down - Study Note
... had apparently been at least partially built by Zerubbabel (Ezra 4:12; 5:3,8). Many years had passed, however, and the returning exiles had encountered continuing serious opposition from the people of the land, so their wall had fallen into decay...
Both Hands - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - and the surrounding territory overrun. The Bible books of Ezra and Nehemiah detail the startling efforts of Zerubbabel and Ezra to bring spiritual revival to the city. The prophets Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi all delivered encouragement and...
Ezra 1:3: let him go up - Study Note
... let him go up. The archeological discovery of the “Cyrus cylinder” showed that Cyrus—perhaps because of the divine prediction of the Jewish return as his special ministry—did the same for various other captive peoples in...
God's Lovingkindness and Truth - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... 7:3). The second event occurred during the time of Ezra, right after the return of a remnant from Babylon. The people heard the Word read to them for the first time in many decades and were trying to celebrate the “festival of...
Stand in the Ways - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... With the permission of a foreign king, Zerubbabel and Ezra brought back some 50,000 to Jerusalem to rebuild the worship of the Lord. They started out well. They restored the altar of burnt offerings and began to lay the foundations of the...
Tonsils, Forensic Science, and the Recent Fabrication Rule - Article
James J. S. Johnson, J.D., Th.D. - ... script, thus antedating the postexilic Jewish influence of Ezra and Nehemiah, who returned to Israel during the Persian period (with their Ktav Ashuri Hebrew text).5 In other words, JEDP advocates try to date the Hebrew Pentateuch’s...
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