Haggai 1:1

Haggai 1:1 (KJV) 1 In the second year of Darius the king, in the sixth month, in the first day of the month, came the word of the LORD by Haggai the prophet unto Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and to Joshua the son of Josedech, the high priest, saying,   The…

Haggai – the Background

  Andrew Wommack's Living Commentary. Zerubbabel was a direct descendant of David. He would have been king if the Jewish nation had not been conquered. But the land was under Persian rule, and he was called the governor. Haggai and Zechariah were contemporaries (Ezra 5:1-2 and 6:14). Haggai prophesied two months before Zechariah (compare this…