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ንቂሮስ ንጉስ ፋርስ ኣብ መጀመርታ ዓመቱ፡ እቲ ብኣፍ ኤርምያስ እተነግረ ቓል እግዚኣብሄር ምእንቲ ኺፍጸም፡ እግዚኣብሄር ንመንግስቱ ድማ ብቓል ብጽሕፈትን ከምዚ ኢሉ ኣወጀ።
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ቂሮስ ንጉስ ፋርስ ከምዚ ይብል፡ እግዚኣብሄር ኣምላኽ ሰማይ ኩለን መንግስትታት ምድሪ ሀበኒ፡ ንሱ ኸአ ኣብታ ኣብ ይሁዳ ዘላ ዮርሳሌም ቤት ክሰርሓሉ አዘዘኒ።
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ዝኾነ ይኹን ካብ ህዝቡ ኣብ ማእከልኮም ዘሎ ኸአ ኣምላኹ ምስኡ ይኹን። ነቲ ኣብ ዮርሳሌም ዚነብር ኣምላኽ፡ ንእግዚኣብሄር ኣምላኽ እስራኤል፡ ቤት ኪሰርሓሉ ናብታ ኣብ ይሁዳ ዘላ ዮርሳሌም ይደይብ።
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ኣብ ኩለን ቦታ ሰደቱ ንዝተረፈ ዘበለ ሰብ ድማ፡ እቶም ሰብ እታ ቦታ፡ ብጀካ እቲ ብፍቓዶም ነቲ ኣብ ዮርሳሌም ዘሎ ቤት ኣምላኽ ዚወሀብሲ፡ ብብሩርን ብወርቅን ብገንዘብን ብእንስሳን ይሐግዝዎ።
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ሽዑ እቶም ዋናታት ማይ ቤት ኣቦታት ይሁዳን ብንያምን ካህናትን ሌዋውያንን፡ ነታ ኣብ ዮርሳሌም ዘላ ቤት እግዚኣብሄር ኪሰርሑ ኺድይቡ ኣምላኽ ንመንፈሶም ዝደረኾ ዘበሉ ተላዕሉ።
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እቶም ኣብ ከባቢኦም ዚነብሩ ኹላቶም ከአ፡ ብጀካ እቲ ብፍቓዶም ዝሀብዎ ህያብ፡ ብቕሓ ብሩርን ብወርቅን ብገንዘብን ብእንስሳን ብዝኸበረ ህያባትን ኣእዳዎም ደገፍ።
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ነቲ ነቡክዳነጻር ካብ ዮርዳሌም ኣውጺኡ ኣብ ቤት ኣምላኹ ኣቐሚጥዎ ዝነበረ ኣቓሑ ቤት እግዚኣብሄር ከአ፡ ንጉስ ቂሮስ ኣውጽኦ።
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ቂሮስ ንጉስ ፋርስ ድማ፡ ብኢድ ሚትረዳት እቲ ተሓዝ መዝገብ ኣውጽኢ ንሹም ይሁዳ፡ ንሽሽባጸር፡ ፈቒዱ ሀቦ።
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ፍቕዱ ኸአ እዚ እዩ፡ ጭሔሎ ወርቂ ሰላሳ፡ ጭሔሎ ብሩር ሽሕ፡ ካራታት ዕስራን ትሽዓተን፡
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ጽዋእ ወርቂ ሰላሳ፡ ካልእ ዓይነት ጽዋእ ብሩር ኣርባዕተ ሚእትን ዓሰርተን፡ ካልእ ኣቕሓ ኸአ ሽሕ።
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ኩሉ ኣቕሓ ወርቅን ብሩርን ሓሙሽተ ሽሕን ኣርባዕተ ሚእትን ነበረ። እቶም ምሩኻት ካብ ባቢሎን ናብ ዮርሳሌም ኪድይቡ ኸለው፡ ሸሽባጻር ነዚ ኹሉ ኣደየቦ።

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Now in the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, that the word of Yahweh by the mouth of Jeremiah might be accomplished, Yahweh stirred up the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, so that he made a proclamation throughout all his kingdom, and [put it] also in writing, saying,
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Thus says Cyrus king of Persia, All the kingdoms of the earth has Yahweh, the God of heaven, given me; and he has charged me to build him a house in Jerusalem, which is in Judah.
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Whoever there is among you of all his people, his God be with him, and let him go up to Jerusalem, which is in Judah, and build the house of Yahweh, the God of Israel (he is God), which is in Jerusalem.
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Whoever is left, in any place where he sojourns, let the men of his place help him with silver, and with gold, and with goods, and with animals, besides the freewill offering for the house of God which is in Jerusalem.
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Then rose up the heads of fathers'' [houses] of Judah and Benjamin, and the priests, and the Levites, even all whose spirit God had stirred to go up to build the house of Yahweh which is in Jerusalem.
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All those who were round about them strengthened their hands with vessels of silver, with gold, with goods, and with animals, and with precious things, besides all that was willingly offered.
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Also Cyrus the king brought forth the vessels of the house of Yahweh, which Nebuchadnezzar had brought forth out of Jerusalem, and had put in the house of his gods;
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even those did Cyrus king of Persia bring forth by the hand of Mithredath the treasurer, and numbered them to Sheshbazzar, the prince of Judah.
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This is the number of them: thirty platters of gold, one thousand platters of silver, twenty-nine knives,
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thirty bowls of gold, silver bowls of a second sort four hundred and ten, and other vessels one thousand.
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All the vessels of gold and of silver were five thousand and four hundred. All these did Sheshbazzar bring up, when they of the captivity were brought up from Babylon to Jerusalem.