Zechariah 8:1 – 23
In this chapter the LORD of Hosts reveals what He has in store for His people in Jerusalem, to the praise of His glorious grace.
A question about fasting results in a heart-searching question about motives.
In the last of eight visions the Lord reveals more of His future plans – for His glory and for our comfort.
Zechariah 5:5 – 11
God reveals more of how He deals with sin, restraining it presently until the day He will remove it once and for all. This is comforting as we consider God’s sovereignty over all things including wickedness.
Zechariah 5:1 – 4
This vision shows how God deals with unrepentant sinners. It is the law of God which condemns law-breakers, and the same law which leads us to Christ – the One who saves sinners.
Zechariah 4:1 – 14
The LORD makes it plain to Zerubbabel and to all who would do anything to please Him – we cannot do this by our own efforts but only by the power of His indwelling Spirit.
Zechariah 3:1 – 10
In this fourth vision we see the LORD’s covenant kindness towards Israel. But this is through the work of Christ, the promise and hope and justifying High Priest for of all who put their faith in Him.
In this third vision, the Lord looks ahead to the time when He will dwell enthroned in Jerusalem to be worshiped by Jews and Gentiles alike.
Three attributes of the LORD displayed that we might have comfort and courage whilst living for Him is n an ungodly world.