Haggai delivers his first message (August 29, 520 BC)
In his first prophetic message, Haggai exhorted Zerubbabel and the people to resume construction of the temple.
Key passages
Ezr 5:1

Now the prophets, Haggai and Zechariah the son of Iddo, prophesied to the Jews who were in Judah and in Jerusalem, in the name of the God of Israel who was over them.

Hag 1:1–11

In the second year of King Darius, in the sixth month, on the first day, the word of Yahweh came through Haggai the prophet to Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and to Joshua the son of Jehozadak, the high priest, saying, “Thus says Yahweh of hosts: …

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