Bible: Ezra 6:8, 1
6:8 “I also hereby issue orders as to what you are to do with those elders of the Jews in order to rebuild this temple of God. From the royal treasury, from the taxes of Trans-Euphrates the complete costs are to be given to these men, so that there may be no interruption of the work. 1
Darius Issues a Decree
6:1 So Darius the king issued orders, and they searched in the archives 2 of the treasury which were deposited there in Babylon.