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Zechariah 13

 

 

Introduction
1The fountain of purgation for Jerusalem,
2from idolatry, and false prophecy.
7The death of Christ, and the trial of a third part.

Verse 1
In that day there shall be a fountain opened to the house of David and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem for sin and for uncleanness.
12:3,8,11; Job 9:30,31; Psalms 51:2,7; Isaiah 1:16-18; Ezekiel 36:25; John 1:29; 19:34,35; 1 Corinthians 6:11; Ephesians 5:25-27; Titus 3:5-7; Hebrews 9:13,14; 1 John 1:7; 5:6; 1 Peter 1:19; Revelation 1:5,6; 7:13,14
the house
12:7,10
uncleanness
Heb. separation for uncleanness.
Leviticus 15:2-33; Numbers 19:9-22; Ezekiel 36:17,29

Verse 2
And it shall come to pass in that day, saith the LORD of hosts, that I will cut off the names of the idols out of the land, and they shall no more be remembered: and also I will cause the prophets and the unclean spirit to pass out of the land.
I will cut
Exodus 22:13; Deuteronomy 12:3; Joshua 23:7; Psalms 16:4; Isaiah 2:18,20; Ezekiel 30:13; 36:25; Ezekiel 37:23; Hosea 2:17; 14:8; Micah 5:12-14; Zephaniah 1:3,4; 2:11
cause
1 Kings 22:22; Jeremiah 8:10-12; 23:14,15; 29:23; Ezekiel 13:12-16,23; 14:9; Micah 2:11; Matthew 7:15; 2 Corinthians 11:13-15; 2 Peter 2:1-3,15-19; 1 John 4:1,2; Revelation 19:20
unclean
Matthew 12:43; Luke 11:20; Revelation 16:13,14; 18:2; 20:1-3

Verse 3
And it shall come to pass, that when any shall yet prophesy, then his father and his mother that begat him shall say unto him, Thou shalt not live; for thou speakest lies in the name of the LORD: and his father and his mother that begat him shall thrust him through when he prophesieth.
and his
Exodus 32:27,28; Deuteronomy 13:6-11; 18:20; 33:9; Matthew 10:37; Luke 14:26; 2 Corinthians 5:16

Verse 4
And it shall come to pass in that day, that the prophets shall be ashamed every one of his vision, when he hath prophesied; neither shall they wear a rough garment to deceive:
the prophets
Jeremiah 2:26; Micah 3:6,7
wear
2 Kings 1:8; Isaiah 20:2; Matthew 3:4; 11:8,9; Mark 1:6; Revelation 11:3
rough garment to deceive
Heb. garment of hair to lie.

Verse 5
But he shall say, I am no prophet, I am an husbandman; for man taught me to keep cattle from my youth.
I am no
Amos 7:14; Acts 19:17-20

Verse 6
And one shall say unto him, What are these wounds in thine hands? Then he shall answer, Those with which I was wounded in the house of my friends.
What
1 Kings 18:28; Revelation 13:16,17; 14:11
I was
Psalms 22:16; Proverbs 27:5,6; John 18:35; 19:14-16

Verse 7
Awake, O sword, against my shepherd, and against the man that is my fellow, saith the LORD of hosts: smite the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered: and I will turn mine hand upon the little ones.
O sword
Deuteronomy 32:41,42; Isaiah 27:1; Jeremiah 47:6; Ezekiel 21:4,5,9,10,28
my shepherd
11:4,7; Isaiah 40:11; Ezekiel 34:23,24; 37:24; Micah 5:2,4; John 10:10-18; Hebrews 13:20; 1 Peter 5:4
the man
Isaiah 9:6; Jeremiah 23:5,6; Hosea 12:3-5; Matthew 1:23; 11:27; John 1:1,2; 5:17,18; John 5:23; 8:58; 10:30,38; 14:1,9-11,23; 16:15; 17:21-23; Philippians 2:6; Colossians 1:15-19; Hebrews 1:6-12; Revelation 1:8,11,17; 2:23; 21:6; 22:13-16
smite
Isaiah 53:4-10; Daniel 9:24-26; John 1:29; 3:14-17; Acts 2:23; 4:26-28; Romans 3:24-26; 4:25; 5:6-10; 8:32; 2 Corinthians 5:21; Galatians 3:13; Colossians 1:19,20; Hebrews 10:5-10; 1 Peter 1:18-20; 2:24,25; 3:18; 1 John 2:2; 4:9,10; Revelation 13:8
the sheep
Matthew 26:31,56; Mark 14:27,50; John 16:32
I will turn
11:7,11; Matthew 10:42; 18:10,11,14; Luke 12:32; 17:2; John 18:8,9

Verse 8
And it shall come to pass, that in all the land, saith the LORD, two parts therein shall be cut off and die; but the third shall be left therein.
two
11:6-9; Deuteronomy 28:49-68; Isaiah 65:12-15; 66:4-6,24; Ezekiel 5:2-4,12; Daniel 9:27; Malachi 3:1,2,5; 4:1-3; Matthew 3:10-12; 21:43,44; 22:7; 23:35-37; 24:21; Luke 19:41-44; 20:16-18; 21:20-24; 23:28-30; 1 Thessalonians 2:15,16; Revelation 8:7-12; Revelation 16:19
but
14:1,2; Isaiah 6:13; Jeremiah 30:11; Joel 2:31,32; Amos 9:8,9; Matthew 24:22; Mark 13:20; Romans 9:27-29; 11:1-5

Verse 9
And I will bring the third part through the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will try them as gold is tried: they shall call on my name, and I will hear them: I will say, It is my people: and they shall say, The LORD is my God.
bring
Psalms 66:10-12; Isaiah 43:2; 1 Corinthians 3:11-13; 1 Peter 4:12
refine
Job 23:10; Proverbs 17:3; Isaiah 48:10; Malachi 3:2,3; James 1:12; 1 Peter 1:6,7
they shall call
10:6; 12:10; Psalms 34:15-19; 50:15; 91:15; Isaiah 58:9; 65:23,24; Jeremiah 29:11,12; Hosea 2:21-23; Joel 2:32; Acts 2:21; Romans 10:12-14
It is my people
8:8; Leviticus 26:12,44,45; Deuteronomy 26:17-19; Psalms 144:15; Isaiah 44:1-6; Jeremiah 30:22; Jeremiah 31:33; 32:38; Ezekiel 11:20; 36:28; 37:27; Hosea 2:23; Matthew 22:29-32; Hebrews 8:10; Revelation 21:3,4,7

 


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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Zechariah 13:4". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/zechariah-13.html.

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