Ezra 3

According to verse 1, in which month did the people gather together as one man to Jerusalem?
Click the card to flip 👆
1 / 38
Terms in this set (38)
Fill in the blanks from verses 3-5; Though fear had come upon them because of the people of those ___, they set the alter on its ___, and they offered burnt ___ on it to the Lord, both the morning and ___ burnt offerings. They also kept the Feast of ___ , as it is written, and offered the ___ burnt offerings in the number required by ___ for each day. Afterwards they offered the ___ burnt offering, and those for New ___ and for all the appointed ___ of the Lord that were consecrated, and those of everyone who willingly offered a ___ offering to the Lord.
True or False: According to verse 6, they began to offer burnt offerings to the Lord from the first day of the seventh month.True, the first day of the seventh monthAccording to verse 6, On the first day of the seventh month, they began to offer burnt offerings to the Lord, even though they had not done something yet. What was this something?The foundation of the temple of the Lord had not yet been laidAccording to verse 7, which two groups of people did they give money to?the masons and the carpentersFill in the blanks from verse 7: They also gave money to the ___ and the ___masons, carpentersAccording to verse 7, why did they give the people of Sidon and Tyre food, drink, and oil?to bring cedar logs from Lebanon to the seaTrue or false, They gave the people of Tyre and Sidon food, drink, and gold in exchange for cedar logs from LebanonFalse, food, drink, and OILAccording to verse 7, where were they to put the cedar logs from Lebanon?JoppaAccording to verse 7, who gave them permission to get the cedar logs in exchange for food, drink, and oil and bring them to Joppa?King Cyrus of PersiaAccording to verse 7, what type of logs were they that were needed to bring to Jerusalem?CedarAccording to verse 8, in what month of what year did they begin their work?the second month of the second yearFill in the blanks from verse 8: Now in the ___ month of the ___ year of their coming to the house of God at Jerusalem, ___ the son of Shealtiel, ___ the son of Jozadak, and the rest of their brethren the ___ and the Levites , and all those who had come out of ___ to Jerusalem, began work and appointed the Levites from ___ years old and above the oversee the work of the house of the Lord.second, second, Zerubbabel, Jeshua, priests, captivity, 20According to verse 8, what age was the minimum for Levites who were to oversee the work of the house of the Lord?20According to verse 9, why did Jeshua with his sons and brothers, Kadmiel with his sons, and the sons of Judah go to the house of God?to oversee the workFill in the blanks from verse 9: Then ___ with his sons and brothers, ___ with his sons, and the sons of ___, arose as one to ___ those working on the house of God: the sons of ___ with their sons and their brethren the Levites.Jeshua, Kadmiel, Judah, oversee, HenadadAccording to verse 10, who laid down the foundation of the temple of the Lord?the buildersAccording to verse 10, when the builders laid down the foundation of the temple, what were the priests, the Levites, and the sons of Asaph going to do?praise the LordAccording to verse 10, what instrument were the priests going to play when the foundation was laid?trumpetsAccording to verse 10, what instruments were the Levites and the sons of Asaph going to play when the foundation was laid?the cymbalsTrue or false from verse 10: the priests played trumpets when the foundation was laid.True, trumpetsFill in the blanks from verse 10: When the ___ laid the foundation of the temple of the Lord, the priests stood in their apparel with ___ , and the Levites, the sons of ___ , with cymbals, to praise the Lord, according to the ordinance of ___ king of Israel.builders, trumpets, Asaph, DavidAccording to verse 11, who sang responsively, praising and giving thanks to the Lord?the priests, Levites, and sons of AsaphAccording to verse 11, what did the priests, Levites, and sons of Asaph sing to the Lord in praise?"For He is good, For His mercy endures forever toward Israel."According to verse 11, what did the people do when the foundation was laid?they shouted with a great shoutAccording to verse 12, who wept with a loud voice when the foundation was laid?Many of the priests and Levites, heads of the father's houses, and old men who had seen the first templeAccording to verses 12-13, what was done to drown out the weeping of the people who had seen the first temple?many shouted aloud for joyFill in the blanks from verses 12-13: Yet many people shouted aloud for ___ , so that the people could not discern the noise of the shout of ___ from the noise of the ___ of the people, for the people shouted with a great shout, and the sound was ___ afar off.joy, joy, weeping, heard