Table of contents for The message of Zechariah : your kingdom come / Barry Webb.


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Contents
General preface 9
Preface 11
Chief abbreviations 14
Bibliography 15
Introduction 19
Zechariah's world 20
Zechariah himself 26
The book of Zechariah 29
Its structure 30
Its message 31
The unity of Zechariah 43
Zechariah, Jesus and us 47
One final comment 51
The nature of prophecy 51
Part 1. Kingdom prelude
Zechariah 1 - 6 55
A call to return to the Lord (1:1-6) 55
Vision 1: The man among the myrtle trees (1:7-17) 65
Vision 2: Four horns and four craftsmen (1:18-21) 74
Vision 3: A man with a measuring line (2:1-13) 79
Vision 4: Clean garments for the high priest (3:1-10) 84
The problem (3:1, 3) 85
An astonishing reversal (3:2-7) 87
The One who is to come (3:8-10) 88
Vision 5: The gold lampstand and the two olive trees (4:1-14) 90
Vision 6: The flying scroll (5:1-4) 96
Vision 7: The woman in a basket (5:5-11) 99
Vision 8: Four chariots (6:1-8) 103
The crowning of Joshua the high priest (6:9-15) 106
Part 2. Kingdom consummation
Zechariah 7 - 14 115
A call for true fasting (7:1-14) 116
The question: Should we continue to fast? (7:1-3) 117
False fasting (7:4-7) 118
The kind of fasting God requires (7:8-14) 118
The Lord promises to bless Jerusalem (8:1-23) 121
Reasons for celebration now (8:1-17) 122
Reasons for celebration then - in `those' days (8:18-23) 124
Through suffering to glory: chapters 9 - 14 127
Oracle 1: God's rule and human leaders (chs. 9 - 11) 128
The coming of the warrior God (9:1-8) 128
The coming of the king (9:9-10) 130
God's people share in his victory (9:11-17) 133
True and false shepherds (10:1 - 11:3) 135
Two shepherds: an enacted parable (11:4-17) 147
Oracle 2: Day of destiny in Jerusalem (chs. 12 - 14) 155
Jerusalem's enemies to be destroyed (12:1-9) 157
Mourning for the One they pierced (12:10-14) 159
Cleansing from sin (13:1-6) 162
The shepherd struck, the sheep scattered (13:7-9) 168
Let there be light! Zechariah 12 - 13 and the New Testament 171
The Lord comes and reigns (14:1-21) 176




Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Kingdom of God Biblical teaching, Bible, O, T, Zechariah Commentaries, Messiah Prophecies