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Usage examples for Zechariah

  1. References to this fundamental prophecy are found in other parts of the Old Testament, besides the passage just quoted from Zechariah. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1 by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
  2. The Jews to whom Haggai and Zechariah preached, and who rebuilt the second temple, were the people of the land who had survived the destruction of Jerusalem, or else had returned from their temporary refuge on the borders of the land of Egypt. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  3. Zechariah tells us, 'They shall look upon Me whom they have pierced, and they shall mourn for Him as one mourneth for his only son, and shall be in bitterness for him, as one that is in bitterness for his first- born; ' and Paul speaks of a time when the veil that is upon their hearts shall be taken away, and it shall turn to the Lord. – Elsie at Nantucket by Martha Finley
  4. It is quite analogous, when Zechariah represents the horses as being in future adorned by the Lord with the symbol of holiness, which formerly the High- priest only wore; compare remarks on Zech. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  5. They have not made a dedication such as Zechariah spoke of, one which governs the whole life, the big and the little, the work and the worship, their associations and pleasures and methods of business. – Standards of Life and Service by T. H. Howard
  6. 2, and Zechariah viii. – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  7. Zechariah foretold the coming of Christ five hundred years before the angels over Bethlehem heralded His birth. – A Life of St. John for the Young by George Ludington Weed
  8. 4, 5. The message they need is one of consolation and encouragement, and that is precisely the message that Zechariah brings: " I have determined in these days to do good to Jerusalem and to the house of Judah; fear not," viii. – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  9. 21. The book of Zechariah may be naturally divided, according to its contents, into three parts. – Companion to the Bible by E. P. Barrows
  10. For all of this see Ezra 1- 6 and the books of Haggai and Zechariah. – Training the Teacher by A. F. Schauffler Antoinette Abernethy Lamoreaux Martin G. Brumbaugh Marion Lawrance
  11. In other words, I reflected, Job has one finger extended, John has two, Zechariah has three. – Ghost Stories of an Antiquary by M. R. James
  12. It is the word of Zechariah fulfilled. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  13. St Paul applies here the words of Zechariah viii. – The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians by G. G. Findlay
  14. This arises partly from the character of the style, as in the case of Hosea and others; partly from the nature of the themes discussed, as in Zechariah; partly from our ignorance of the times and circumstances of the writers. – Companion to the Bible by E. P. Barrows
  15. Assistant Commissary, Mr. Zechariah Clarke. – A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson by Watkin Tench
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