So dating plays a very important part in its interpretation. This is probably the origin of the practice attested in late Judaism before the destruction of the temple of offering a periodic sacrifice for the emperor. As we shall see later, however, there is a passage that probably shows traces of a revision which removes the mention of Zerubbabel from the text. The references to Ephraim and Judah, Assyria and Egypt were considered to be preexilic descriptions However, the prophet could have been drawing on earlier prophetic passages for his terminology There are differences of opinion as.
The name 'Zechariah' means 'God remembered.
Book of Zechariah
Dating zechariah Commentary on Zechariah 9: Nehemiah arrived the first time in Jerusalem twelve-thirteen years after Ezra arrived 2. Dating zechariah Who really wrote the Book of Job? Luke provides several historical references that are helpful in determining Jesus' birth year in Luke 1: In the second, a violent antagonism has built up toward non-Jewish culture.