Zechariah 1:13

“And the LORD answered the angel that talked with me with good words and comfortable words.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the Lord answered the Angel that talked with me, with good words, and comfortable words.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD answered the angel who was speaking with me with gracious words, comforting words.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jehovah answered the angel that talked with me with good words, `even' comfortable words.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the Lord gave an answer in good and comforting words to the angel who was talking to me.
- Basic English Bible

And Jehovah answered the angel that talked with me good words, comforting words.
- Darby Bible

And the LORD answered the angel that talked with me with good words and comforting words.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh answered the angel who talked with me with kind and comforting words.
- World English Bible

And Jehovah answereth the messenger, who is speaking with me, good words, comfortable words.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the LORD answered the angel that spoke with me with good words, even comforting words--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Zechariah 1:13


1:11 Is at rest - All men sit still to take their ease. All is peaceable. This was the state of the empire which at that time ruled all.

1:12 Angel of the Lord - The angel, the Lord Christ.

1:14 Cry thou - Now publish what thou hearest, and assure my poor captive church, that God will do good for her.

1:15 A little displeased - With mine own people, that is, in comparison of the anger I bear against the Heathen. Helped forward - Attempted to destroy whom I would but correct.


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