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Hypocritical Fasting Condemned
- "In the fourth year of King Dari'us, the word of the Lord came to Zechari'ah on the fourth day of the ninth month, which is Chislev. "
- "Now the people of Bethel had sent Share'zer and Reg'em-mel'ech and their men, to entreat the favor of the Lord, "
- "and to ask the priests of the house of the Lord of hosts and the prophets, ""Should I mourn and fast in the fifth month, as I have done for so many years?"" "
Punishment for Rejecting God's Demands