OpenTheo

Haggai Overview

Bible Book Overviews
Bible Book OverviewsSteve Gregg

In this overview, Steve Gregg discusses the book of Haggai, a post-exilic prophetic work consisting of two chapters, which emphasizes God's displeasure with neglecting the rebuilding of His temple and prioritizing personal needs. Haggai encourages the people to carefully consider the foundation of the Lord's temple, and blessings will come from that day forward. The book contains four messages, including God's promise of preservation to Zerubbabel amidst future upheavals and geopolitical changes. Despite their initial disobedience, the people respond to Haggai's message and begin rebuilding the temple, which will be filled with glory and where Jesus will preach.

Share

FacebookTwitterRedditCopy Link

Transcript

Series by Steve Gregg

1 Thessalonians
1 Thessalonians
In this three-part series from Steve Gregg, he provides an in-depth analysis of 1 Thessalonians, touching on topics such as sexual purity, eschatology
Evangelism
Evangelism
Evangelism by Steve Gregg is a 6-part series that delves into the essence of evangelism and its role in discipleship, exploring the biblical foundatio
1 Timothy
1 Timothy
In this 8-part series, Steve Gregg provides in-depth teachings, insights, and practical advice on the book of 1 Timothy, covering topics such as the r
Proverbs
Proverbs
In this 34-part series, Steve Gregg offers in-depth analysis and insightful discussion of biblical book Proverbs, covering topics such as wisdom, spee
Ecclesiastes
Ecclesiastes
Steve Gregg teaches verse by verse through the book of Ecclesiastes, exploring its themes of mortality, the emptiness of worldly pursuits, and the imp
2 Peter
2 Peter
This series features Steve Gregg teaching verse by verse through the book of 2 Peter, exploring topics such as false prophets, the importance of godli
Three Views of Hell
Three Views of Hell
Steve Gregg discusses the three different views held by Christians about Hell: the traditional view, universalism, and annihilationism. He delves into
Genesis
Genesis
Steve Gregg provides a detailed analysis of the book of Genesis in this 40-part series, exploring concepts of Christian discipleship, faith, obedience
Haggai
Haggai
In Steve Gregg's engaging exploration of the book of Haggai, he highlights its historical context and key themes often overlooked in this prophetic wo
The Life and Teachings of Christ
The Life and Teachings of Christ
This 180-part series by Steve Gregg delves into the life and teachings of Christ, exploring topics such as prayer, humility, resurrection appearances,
More Series by Steve Gregg

More on OpenTheo

... the Place was Shaken
... the Place was Shaken
Sermons of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
February 17, 2024
Acts 4:31 — What happened on that day when the Holy Spirit came at Pentecost? Listen as Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones unfolds the teaching of Christ in this
#208 Questions about Doctrine, the Trinity and Baptism
#208 Questions about Doctrine, the Trinity and Baptism
Ask NT Wright Anything
February 29, 2024
What is the doctrine of the Trinity? Is the Trinity key to being a Christian? Is the doctrine of Baptism an essential? And should we be baptised if we
Our Ancient Faith: Lincoln, Democracy, and the American Experiment with Allen Guelzo
Our Ancient Faith: Lincoln, Democracy, and the American Experiment with Allen Guelzo
Life and Books and Everything
February 14, 2024
He must be one of Kevin's favorite historians and favorite guests, because Dr. Guelzo is back for an unprecedented third visit to the LBE book-cave. A
#205 What is Prayer, really?
#205 What is Prayer, really?
Ask NT Wright Anything
February 8, 2024
In this episode, Tom answers listener questions on prayer and shares some of his own habits and approaches to praying -- If God knows our needs, what’
What Is a Christian?
What Is a Christian?
Sermons of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
March 3, 2024
Acts 24:14-16 — Many in modern times say that Christianity is the kind of belief that is undefinable and unexplainable: it is not about propositions,
Father; Glorify Your Name
Father; Glorify Your Name
Sermons of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
February 2, 2024
John 12:23 — There are many who want to observe Jesus, but few who will believe in Him. In this sermon on John 12:23 titled “Father, Glorify Your Name
The Second Vote
The Second Vote
For The King
January 31, 2024
We all know of our civil ability to vote, but could there be another second vote that is more economic in nature? We hope this episode provokes some t
The Edification of the Church
The Edification of the Church
Sermons of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
February 25, 2024
Acts 9:31 — How is the church built up? In this sermon on Acts 9:31 titled “The Edification of the Church,” Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones explains that the c
If Only Eve Had Eaten the Fruit, Would Sin Still Have Entered the World?
If Only Eve Had Eaten the Fruit, Would Sin Still Have Entered the World?
#STRask
February 15, 2024
Questions about whether sin still would have entered the world if only Eve had eaten the fruit, the theological explanation for why Jesus did not inhe
Head of a New Humanity
Head of a New Humanity
Sermons of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
February 12, 2024
Acts 2:24 — The Christian faith is one that is based on real historical facts. Just as the Old Testament tells of actual people, places, and events, t
Face to Face with Christ
Face to Face with Christ
Sermons of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
February 24, 2024
Acts 9:6 — “Lord, what will you have me to do?” This reveals the very heart of Paul. In this sermon on Acts 9:6 titled “Face to Face with Christ,” Dr.
Written that Ye Might Believe
Written that Ye Might Believe
Sermons of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
February 7, 2024
John 20:30-31 — When Christ saves a person, will all of their troubles end? In this sermon on John 20:30–31 titled “Written that Ye May Believe,” Dr.
Godliness
Godliness
Sermons of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
February 4, 2024
John 17:17 — The tool used by God in the sanctification of His people is the truth of His word. In John 17:17, Jesus prays that the Father will sancti
This Untoward Generation
This Untoward Generation
Sermons of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
February 14, 2024
Acts 2:40-41 — Sinful people cannot save themselves but they will try. In this sermon on Acts 2:40–41 titled “This Untoward Generation,” Dr. Martyn Ll
Is Christianity Really a Story of Reality?
Is Christianity Really a Story of Reality?
#STRask
February 1, 2024
Questions about whether Christianity is about following Jesus rather than a story of reality, what John the Baptist meant when he said, “He must incre