Zerubbabel The Call of a Prophet by Annie Barksdale

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SEFER ZERUBBABEL. Sefer Zerubbabel, or the ‘Book of Zerubbabel,’ is the rubric most commonly applied to an influential post-talmudic assemblage of Jewish apocalyptic traditions depicting the elusive postexilic biblical leader Zerubbabel as the recipient of a set of.

Zerubbabel: Man With a Mission. Zerubbabel was born to a Judean family exiled in Babylon sometime after the second Jewish deportation of B.C. His name is of Babylonian origin and means “seed or offspring of Babylon.”. According to Josephus and the apocryphal Book of Ezra Zerubbabel book Esdras 3,4), Zerubbabel was a friend of Darius Hystaspis, having successfully competed before him in a contest whose object was to determine what was the strongest thing in the world--wine, kings, women, or truth.

Zerubbabel, having demonstrated that truth was the mightiest of all, was. Then Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Joshua the son of Josedech, the high priest, with all the remnant of the people, obeyed the voice of the LORD Zerubbabel book God, and the words of Haggai the prophet, as the LORD their God had sent him, and the people did fear before the LORD.

1 Zerubbabel the Royal and Joshua the Priest. In Zechariah’s time, two special men represented the two great families of the erstwhile kingdom of Israel. These men were regarded as the "sons of oil" or anointed ones (Zechariah ).

The first man, Zerubbabel was of the royal household, the family of David of the tribe of Judah. Had the. Zerubbabel: The Head of Judah. The name “Zerubbabel ” means born at Babel, i.e. Babylon. Zerubbabel was the grandson of King Jehoiachin of Judah (1 Chronicles ) and therefore a descendant of in Babylon during Zerubbabel book exile of Judeans, Zerubbabel migrated to Judah after King Cyrus II allowed the banished tribe to return to their home to restore the temple.

Zerubbabel didn’t help his cause much with the locals either. At one point, “the enemies of Judah and Benjamin heard that the exiles were building a temple for the Lord, the God of Israel, they came to Zerubbabel and Zerubbabel book the heads of the families and said, ‘Let us help you build’” (Ezra NIV).The Zerubbabel bluntly refused them, insulting them as he said, “You have no part with Author: Mike Nappa.

Zerubbabel is a Babylonian name meaning “offspring of Babylon.” As governor of Judah, Zerubbabel was appointed as one of Zerubbabel book initial leaders who supervised the reconstruction of the Jerusalem temple with the help of Joshua, the high priest (Ezra –3, 8).

After a season of about fourteen months to get settled, the Jewish people began to. The purpose of Zerubbabel Press is to further the great high calling of the Lord Jesus to carry His Gospel to the whole world.

This calling is known in the Christian world as the Great Commission. Our interpretation of the Gospel is that Jesus Christ was the second member of the Trinity, fully God, made manifest in the flesh. Zerubbabel Inc. is a c3 non-profit Christian ministry incorporated in and based in Blowing Rock, NC (USA).

The special focus of our ministry is bringing the truth and understanding of the Christian’s union with Christ, as described in the Bible, to Christians around the world. The name Zerubbabel is from the Old Testament.

Zerubbabel [ ]. Zerubbabel Rebuilds the Temple - Arch Books Paperback – January 1, by Larry Burgdorf (Author) › Visit Amazon's Larry Burgdorf Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author.

Learn about Author Central. Larry 5/5(2). Sefer Zerubavel (Hebrew: ספר זרובבל ‎), also called the Book of Zerubbabel or the Apocalypse of Zerubbabel, is a medieval Hebrew apocalypse written at the beginning of the 7th century CE in the style of biblical visions (e.g.

Daniel, Ezekiel) placed into the mouth of Zerubbabel, the last descendant of the Davidic line to take a prominent part in Israel's history, who laid the. Zerubbabel led the people in the reigns of the Persian kings Cyrus and Darius.

Ezra and Nehemiah were leaders in the reign of Artaxerxes. The return of the exiles to Judah, and the rebuilding of Jerusalem, was accomplished in three main stages.

The first and main party returns with Zerubbabel BC. They rebuild the temple. Zerubbabel is the hallowed leader of the second and great wave of returnees from exile (Ezra — the first and small wave was headed by Sheshbazzar; Ezra ).And since he's also an ancestor of Christ according to both Matthew and Luke, his name also appears in the Greek New Testament (spelled as Ζοροβαβελ, Zorobabel; Matthew andand Luke ).

The seventh-century CE Hebrew work Sefer Zerubbabel (Book of Zerubbabel), composed during the period of conflict between Persia and the Byzantine Empire for control over Palestine, is the first full-fledged messianic narrative in Jewish Himmelfarb offers a comprehensive analysis of this rich but understudied text, illuminating its distinctive literary features Cited by: 3.

ZERUBBABEL, BOOK OFZERUBBABEL, BOOK OF, a work describing the vision of Zerubbabel, last ruler of the House of David. In accordance with the dates given in the text for various stages of the redemption, this work was probably written at the beginning of the seventh century, at the time of the last victories of the Byzantine Empire over Persia ().

The Book of Zerubbabel purports to be a revelation of the events of the last days by the angel Michael/Metatron to Zerubbabel, a descendant of King David who served as the Persian‐appointed governor of Judaea toward the end of the sixth century BCE. The Encyclopedia of Ancient : Martha Himmelfarb.

Summary of The Book of Ezra Quick Overview of Ezra. – – – –The return of the Jews to the land of Israel under the leadership of Zerubbabel, to the rebuilding of the Temple of Solomon in Jerusalem.

– – – – The arrival of Ezra in Jerusalem, Ezra reforms religion and government, (note the prophecies of Haggai and Zechariah. Zerubbabel was an important leader involved in the reconstruction of the Jewish temple.

As God’s “signet ring,” Zerubbabel becomes a picture of the future Messiah, Jesus Christ, who will establish His people in the Promised Land, construct an even grander temple (Zechariah ), and lead the righteous in never-ending worship.

Translated from the text published by Israel Lévi, “L’apocalypse de Zorobabel et le roi de Perse Siroès,” REJ 68 (): Lévi’s text was based on that contained in Oxford Ms. the Sefer ha-Zikronot or so-called Chronicles of Yerahmeel.

That manuscript has recently been transcribed and published as Sefer ha-Zikronot hu’ Divrey ha-Yamim le-Yerahme’el (ed. Eli Yassif. The seventh-century CE Hebrew work Sefer Zerubbabel (Book of Zerubbabel), composed during the period of conflict between Persia and the Byzantine Empire for control over Palestine, is the first full-fledged messianic narrative in Jewish Himmelfarb offers a comprehensive analysis of this rich but understudied text, illuminating its distinctive literary features and the complex.

The book of Haggai is Narrative History and Prophetic Oracle. The prophet Haggai wrote it approximately B.C. Haggai is among the most carefully and precisely dated books in the entire Bible. It is a post-exilic book, meaning it was written after (post) the captivity (exile) in Babylon.

Key personalities are Haggai, Zerubbabel, and Joshua. Zerubbabel, who, in the Book of Ezra, is called Sheshbazzar, the Prince of Judah, was the grandson of that King Jehoiachin, or Jeconiah, who had been deposed by Nebuchadnezzar and carried as a captive to Babylon. In him, therefore, was vested the regal authority, and on him, as such, the command of the returning captives was bestowed by Cyrus.

In the Old Testament, Zerubbabel was a hero who led the Jews back from Babylon about BC, governed Judah, and rebuilt the temple. Several times he is called a son of Shealtiel. He appears once in the genealogies in the Book of Chronicles, where his descendants are traced for several generations, but the passage has a number of difficulties.

The genealogy of Zerubbabel, as recorded in the Book of 1 Chronicles has a very unique factor. This further shows the Bible’s special attention given to Zerubbabel and his descendants.

The Book of 2 Chronicles ends with Cyrus, the King of Persia, allowing the Jews to. Zerubbabel was the grandson of Jehoiachin, the captive king of Judah (1 Chr. A descendant of David, he was in the direct line of the ancestry of Jesus (Luke ; Matt.

With the blessing of Cyrus (Ezra ), Zerubbabel and Jeshua the high priest led the first band of. HAGGAI In that day, saith the Lord of hosts, will I take thee, O Zerubbabel, my servant, the son of Shealtiel, saith the Lord, and will make thee as a s.

The book of Ezra recorded that Zerubbabel was the political leader that led the first group of Jews (aro) back to Jerusalem. The Babylonians had taken these Jews captives 70 years earlier. The Jews returned to Jerusalem following the freedom. Zerubbabel is found in the canonical books of 1 Chronicles, Ezra, Haggai, and Zechariah.

He, along with Jeshua, was responsible for rebuilding the Temple in Jerusalem. How and when this happened is a subject of dispute.

Some suggest that he was sent to Jerusalem by Cyrus [a.k.a. Sheshbazzar] (see Ezra 3. At the end of the book, Haggai delivered God's personal message to Zerubbabel, telling the governor of Judah he would be like God's signet ring.

In ancient times, signet rings functioned as an official seal when pressed into hot wax on a document. This prophecy meant God would honor the line of King David through Zerubbabel. The People of the Bible—Part XXI The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah.

Cyrus, Zerubbabel, Ezra, and Nehemiah. THESE are the men who were in strategic positions of authority and influence when the Lord’s time came for the Hebrew people to be released from their captivity, which began under Nebuchadnezzar and had continued through the fall of Babylon into the ascendancy of the Medo-Persian Empire.

Zerubbabel, also spelled Zorobabel, (flourished 6th century bc), governor of Judaea under whom the rebuilding of the Jewish Temple at Jerusalem took place. Of Davidic origin, Zerubbabel is thought to have originally been a Babylonian Jew who returned to Jerusalem at the head of a band of Jewish exiles and became governor of Judaea under the Persians.

Zerubbabel in the book of Zechariah could refer to God’s people as a whole during the period of time that this work on the temple was being done. So the verse again: “Do not despise these small beginnings, for the LORD rejoices to see the work begin, to see the plumb line in Zerubbabel’s hand.” Zechariah   The messages from the Lord to Haggai were directed to the governor, Zerubbabel, the high priest, Joshua,a and sometimes to all the people of Judah.

These messages usually focus on the apathy of the people to rebuild the temple of the Lord. The people of God during The Book of Haggai are avoiding rebuilding the temple in. Haggai promises the throne to Zerubbabel—the first ruler of Israel appointed by God alone after the exile—but the person in view is actually one of Zerubbabel’s sons.

Coram Deo God’s promise to exalt Zerubbabel, that is, one of Zerubbabel’s sons, is fulfilled in Christ Jesus, who is David’s descendant through Zerubbabel (Matt. The prophets Haggai and Zechariah played an important role in encouraging the Jewish people and their leaders Zerubbabel, the governor of Judah, and the high priest Joshua to return to their homeland and rebuild the Jerusalem Temple following the Babylonian Exile.

The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah are also key literary sources on the Restoration of the Jewish religious community. Outline of the book of Haggai.

Below is a suggested outline of Haggai. The book of Haggai contains four prophetic messages, all delivered in about four months: 1. The first message was to Zerubbabel: a call to rebuild the temple (Haggai ). The time had come to rebuild the temple (). The building of Zerubbabel’s temple was impeded by the active opposition and by the intrigues of the Samaritans (Ezra –5, 23–24).

In the second year of Darius Hystaspes ( B.C.) the people, exhorted by the prophets Haggai and Zechariah, resumed their task, and in the sixth year of Darius ( B.C.) the feast of the dedication was. Book. Cancel {{#items}} {{human}} 12 Then Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, Joshua son of Jozadak, the high priest, and the whole remnant of the people obeyed the voice of the Lord their God and the message of the prophet Haggai, because the Lord their God had sent him.

Zerubbabel and Joshua with the people set about the work of building as early as the twenty-fourth day of the same month (comp. Hagg. and 14f.). Four years later (total of 21 years) the temple is completed (six total years of actual construction) (compare Ezra ; and ).

This dates the book to the second year of Darius. The first six chapters of Zechariah contain _____ interlocking visions that feature recurring themes and imagery.To get magic book to you mailbox every 2 weeks please subscribe to my mailing list, using form below.

Name: Email: Zerubbabel Endecott was 17th-century physician and abel Endecott, born about in Salem, was the second son of Massachusetts Bay Governor John Endecott, the father being what I call the "Hammer of the Quakers.

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