Bible: Ezra 4:4-5

4:4 Then the local people 1  began to discourage 2  the people of Judah and to dishearten them from building. 4:5 They were hiring advisers to oppose them, so as to frustrate their plans, throughout the time 3  of King Cyrus of Persia until the reign of King Darius 4  of Persia. 5 

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