Ezra 4

Temple reconstruction is halted by enemies who lived around Jerusalem.

  • What principles can you gain from verse 3 about who believers should and shouldn’t work with in spiritual endeavors?
  • What did Rehum and Shimshai say was their reason for notifying Artaxerxes of the Jews rebuilding of the temple? Do you think that really was their motivation? Why?
  • What are some principles/lessons to learn about when we experience opposition while doing God’s work?