Ezra 3:1–3

Altar and Sacrifices Restored

1 Now when the seventh month came, and athe sons of Israel were in the cities, the people gathered together as one man to Jerusalem.

2 Then aJeshua the son of Jozadak and his brothers the priests, and bZerubbabel the son cof Shealtiel and his brothers arose and dbuilt the altar of the God of Israel to offer burnt offerings on it, eas it is written in the law of Moses, the man of God.

3 So they set up the altar on its foundation, for 1athey were terrified because of the peoples of the lands; and they boffered burnt offerings on it to the Lord, burnt offerings morning and evening.

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