Ezra 1
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  • Verse 3

    Who 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 Jerusalem.

    his God
    Joshua 1:9; 1 Chronicles 28:20; Matthew 28:20
    he is the God
    Deuteronomy 32:31; Psalms 83:18; Isaiah 45:5; Jeremiah 10:10; Daniel 2:47; 6:26; Acts 10:36

  • Verse 4

    And whosoever remaineth in any place where he sojourneth, let the men of his place help him with silver, and with gold, and with goods, and with beasts, beside the freewill offering for the house of God that is in Jerusalem.

    let the men
    7:16-18; Acts 24:17; 3 John 1:6-8
    help him
    Heb. lift him up.
    Ecclesiastes 4:9,10; Galatians 6:2
    the freewill
    2:68-70; 1 Chronicles 29:3,9,17

  • Verse 5

    Then rose up the chief of the fathers of Judah and Benjamin, and the priests, and the Levites, with all them whose spirit God had raised, to go up to build the house of the LORD which is in Jerusalem.

    whose spirit
    1; 2 Chronicles 36:22; Nehemiah 2:12; Proverbs 16:1; 2 Corinthians 8:16; Philippians 2:13; James 1:16,17; 3 John 1:11

  • Verse 6

    And all they that were about them strengthened their hands with vessels of silver, with gold, with goods, and with beasts, and with precious things, beside all that was willingly offered.

    strengthened their hands
    that is, helped them.
    7:15,16; 8:25-28,33
    willingly offered
    4; Psalms 110:3; 2 Corinthians 9:7

  • Verse 7

    Also Cyrus the king brought forth the vessels of the house of the LORD, which Nebuchadnezzar had brought forth out of Jerusalem, and had put them in the house of his gods;

    Also Cyrus
    5:14; 6:5
    2 Kings 24:13; 25:13-16; 2 Chronicles 36:7,10,18; Jeremiah 27:21,22; 28:3-6; Daniel 1:2; Daniel 5:2,3,23

  • Verse 8

    Even those did Cyrus king of Persia bring forth by the hand of Mithredath the treasurer, and numbered them unto Sheshbazzar, the prince of Judah.

    11; 5:14,16; Haggai 1:1,14; 2:2-4; Zechariah 4:6-10

  • Verse 9

    And this is the number of them: thirty chargers of gold, a thousand chargers of silver, nine and twenty knives,

    chargers of gold
    Numbers 7:13,19-89; 1 Kings 7:50; 2 Chronicles 4:8,11,21,22; 24:14; Matthew 14:8
    Matthew 10:29-31