Sunday, June 2, 2013
Zechariah 1:9 - 15
Zechariah 1:9 - 15...9I asked, "What are these, my lord?" The angel who was talking with me answered, "I will show you what they are." 10Then the man standing among the myrtle trees explained, "They are the ones the Lord sent to go throughout the earth." 11And they reported to the angel of the Lord, who was standing among the myrtle trees, "We have gone throughout the earth and found the whole world at rest and in peace." 12Then the angel of the Lord said, "Lord Almighty how long will you withhold mercy from Jerusalem and from the towns of Judah, which you have been angry with these seventy years?" 13So the Lord spoke kind and comforting words to the angel who talked with me. 14Then the angel who was speaking to me said, "Proclaim this word: This is what the Lord Almighty says: 'I am very jealous for Jerusalem and Zion, 15but I am very angry with the nations that feel secure.