1 The word of Yahweh Sabaoth came as follows:
2 Yahweh Sabaoth says this: I have been burning with jealousy for Zion, with furious jealousy for her sake.
Ezek 36:5-6 Isa 42:13-14 Isa 59:17 Isa 63:4-6 Isa 63:15 Joel 2:18 Nah 1:2
3 Yahweh says this: I am coming back to Zion and shall live in the heart of Jerusalem. Jerusalem will be called Faithful City and the mountain of Yahweh Sabaoth, the Holy Mountain.
Zech 1:16 Isa 1:26 Jer 31:23 Jer 33:16 Zech 2:10-11 2Cor 6:16 Col 2:9
4 Yahweh Sabaoth says this: Aged men and women once again will sit in the squares of Jerusalem, each with a stick to lean on because of their great age.
1Sam 2:31 Heb 12:22 Isa 65:20-22 Job 5:26 Job 42:17 Lam 2:20-22 Lam 5:11-15
5 And the squares of the city will be full of boys and girls playing there.
Jer 31:13 Jer 30:19-20 Jer 31:27 Jer 33:11 Lam 2:19 Matt 11:16-17 Ps 128:3-4
6 Yahweh Sabaoth says this: If this seems a miracle to the remnant of this people (in those days), will it seem one to me? declares Yahweh.
Jer 32:17 Jer 32:27 Gen 18:14 Ps 118:23 2Kgs 7:2 Luke 1:20 Luke 1:37
7 Yahweh Sabaoth says this: Look, I shall rescue my people from the countries of the east and from the countries of the west.
Isa 27:12-13 Isa 49:12 Amos 9:14-15 Ezek 37:19-25 Hos 11:10-11 Isa 11:11-16 Isa 43:5-6
8 I shall bring them back to live in the heart of Jerusalem, and they will be my people and I shall be their God, faithful and just.
Ezek 36:28 Ezek 11:20 Jer 4:2 Jer 31:33 Zech 13:9 2Cor 6:16-18 Ezek 37:25
9 'Yahweh Sabaoth says this, "Take heart, you who today hear these promises uttered by the prophets since the day when the foundations of the Temple of Yahweh Sabaoth were laid, that the sanctuary would indeed be rebuilt.
1Chr 22:13 Ezra 5:1-2 Isa 35:4 1Chr 28:20 2Tim 2:1 Eph 6:10 Hag 1:1
10 For up to now, men were not paid their wages and nothing was paid for the animals either; and it has not been safe for anyone to come and go, because of the enemy, since I had set each one against everyone else.
Amos 3:6 Amos 9:4 Hag 2:16-18 Isa 19:2 2Chr 15:5-7 Hag 1:6-11 Jer 16:16
11 But from now on, I shall not treat the remnant of this people as I have treated them in time past -- declares Yahweh Sabaoth.
Isa 12:1 Hag 2:19 Ps 103:9 Zech 8:8-9 Isa 11:13 Mal 3:9-11
12 Now they will sow in peace; the vine will give its fruit, the soil will give its produce and heaven will give its dew. I shall bestow all these on the remnant of this people.
Deut 33:13 Ezek 34:26-27 Gen 27:28 Lev 26:4-5 Amos 9:13-15 Deut 28:4-12 Ezek 36:30
13 Just as once you were a curse among the nations, House of Judah and House of Israel, so now I shall save you, and you will be a blessing. Do not be afraid. Take heart!"
Dan 9:11 Ezek 5:15 Jer 29:18 Zech 8:9 Ps 44:13-14 Jer 24:9 Jer 42:18
14 'For Yahweh Sabaoth says this, "Just as I resolved to ill-treat you when your ancestors provoked me to anger and did not relent -- says Yahweh Sabaoth-
Jer 31:28 Ezek 24:14 Jer 4:28 2Chr 36:16 Isa 14:24 Jer 15:1-6 Jer 20:16
15 so now I have changed my mind and intend to treat Jerusalem and the House of Judah well. Do not be afraid!
Zech 8:13 Mic 7:18-20 Isa 43:1-2 Jer 29:11-14 Jer 32:42 Luke 12:32 Mic 4:10-13
16 "These are the things that you must do. Speak the truth to one another; at your gates, administer fair judgement conducive to peace;
Zech 7:9 Eph 4:25 Ps 15:2 Isa 9:7 Luke 3:8-14 Prov 12:17 Prov 12:19
17 do not secretly plot evil against one another; do not love perjury; since I hate all this -- Yahweh declares." '
Prov 3:29 Prov 6:16-19 Zech 7:10 Hab 1:13 Jer 4:14 Mal 3:5 Matt 15:19
18 The word of Yahweh Sabaoth was addressed to me as follows:
19 'Yahweh Sabaoth says this, "The fast of the fourth month, the fast of the fifth, the fast of the seventh and the fast of the tenth are to become glad, joyful, happy festivals for the House of Judah. So love truth and peace!" '
Jer 39:2 Zech 7:5 Zech 8:16 2Kgs 25:25 Jer 52:4 Ps 30:11 Zech 7:3
20 'Yahweh Sabaoth says this, "In the future, peoples and citizens of many cities will come;
Jer 16:19 Zech 2:11 1Kgs 8:41 1Kgs 8:43 2Chr 6:32-33 Acts 15:14 Acts 15:18
21 and citizens of one city will go to the next and say: We must certainly go to entreat Yahweh's favour and seek out Yahweh Sabaoth; I am going myself.
Zech 7:2 Hos 6:3 Ps 103:22 Ps 122:1-9 Ps 146:1-2
22 Yes, many peoples and great nations will seek out Yahweh Sabaoth in Jerusalem and entreat Yahweh's favour."
Zech 8:21 Isa 25:7 Rev 15:4 Rev 21:24 Gal 3:8 Hag 2:7 Isa 55:5
23 'Yahweh Sabaoth says this, "In those days, ten men from nations of every language will take a Jew by the sleeve and say: We want to go with you, since we have learnt that God is with you." '
1Cor 14:25 Acts 13:47-48 Gen 31:7 Isa 45:14 Isa 66:18 1Chr 12:18 1Kgs 8:42-43