Three returns from Babylon

In 587 BC, Nebuchadnezzar conquered Jerusalem. He deported the tribe of Judah to Babylon. Later, on three separate occasions, some are permitted to return.

 


 

THE FIRST RETURN

In 538 BC, Zerubbabel returned to rebuild the temple.

SEE:

Ezra chapter 1 to 6

The Book of Haggai

The Book of Zechariah

 

THE SECOND RETURN

In 458 BC, Ezra returned to reform the people.

SEE:

Ezra chapter 7 to 10

 

THE THIRD RETURN

In 444 BC, Nehemiah returned in order to rebuild the walls of Jerusalem.

SEE:

The Book of Nehemiah

 

RESOURCES

In the Bible, Antisemites are the bad guys

 


Ezra ● Nehemiah

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