The Return of the Hebrews
"and let him go up to Jerusalem"
The Eternal City
Shortly after the
destruction of Jerusalem, Babylon was conquered by the Persians. Cyrus,
the king of Persia obeyed God by letting the Hebrews return to rebuild
the House of God in Jerusalem
2 - Thus saith Cyrus king of Persia,
The LORD God of heaven hath given me all the kingdoms of the earth; and
he hath charged me to build him an house at Jerusalem, which [is] in
10 - For thus saith the LORD, That
after seventy years be accomplished at Babylon I will visit you, and
perform my good word toward you, in causing you to return to this place.
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