Haggai, Book of
Haggai, Book of — consists of two brief, comprehensive chapters. The object of the prophet was generally to urge the people to proceed with the rebuilding of the temple.
(1.) The second prophecy (1–9), which was delivered a month after the first.
(2.) The third prophecy (10–19), delivered two months and three days after the second; and
(3.) The fourth prophecy (20–23), delivered on the same day as the third.