Zechariah chapter 1
1:1-6. Zechariah exhorts to repentance.
1:7-11. The vision of the horses.
1:12-17. At the prayer of the angel comfortable promises are made to Jerusalem.
1:18-21. The vision of the four horns and the four carpenters.
Zechariah chapter 2
2:1-5. God, in the care of Jerusalem, sends to measure it.
2:6-9. The redemption of Zion.
2:10-13. The promise of God's presence.
Zechariah chapter 3
3:1-5. Under the type of Joshua, the high priest, receiving clean garments,
3:6-7. and a covenant of promise,
3:8-10. Christ the Branch and Corner Stone is promised.
Zechariah chapter 4
4:1-10. By the golden candlestick is foreshewn the good success of Zerubbabel's foundation;
4:11-14. by the two olive trees the two anointed ones.
Zechariah chapter 5
5:1-4. By the flying roll is shewn the curse of thieves and swearers;
5:5-11. and by a woman pressed in an ephah the final judgment of wickedness.
Zechariah chapter 6
6:1-8. The vision of the four chariots.
6:9-15. By the crowns of Joshua are shewn the temple and kingdom of Christ the Branch.
Zechariah chapter 7
7:1-3. The captives inquire concerning the set fasts.
7:4-7. Zechariah reproves the hypocrisy of their fasting.
7:8-14. Sin the cause of their captivity.
Zechariah chapter 8
8:1-8. The restoration of Jerusalem.
8:9-15. They are encouraged to build the temple by God's favour to them.
8:16-17. Good works are required of them.
8:18-23. Joy and enlargement are promised.
Zechariah chapter 9
9:1-8. God defends his church.
9:9-11. Zion is exhorted to rejoice for the coming of Christ, and his peaceable kingdom.
9:12-17. God's promises of victory and defence.
Zechariah chapter 10
10:1-2. God is to be sought unto, and not idols.
10:3-12. As he visited his flock for sin, so he will save and restore them.
Zechariah chapter 11
11:1-2. The destruction of Jerusalem.
11:3-9. The elect being cared for, the rest are rejected.
11:10-14. The staves of Beauty and Bands broken by the rejection of Christ.
11:15-17. The type and curse of a foolish shepherd.
Zechariah chapter 12
12:1-2. Jerusalem a cup of trembling to herself,
12:3-5. and a burdensome stone to her adversaries.
12:6-9. The victorious restoring of Judah.
12:10-14. The repentance of Jerusalem.
Zechariah chapter 13
13:1. The fountain of purgation for Jerusalem,
13:2-6. from idolatry, and false prophecy.
13:7-9. The death of Christ, and the trial of a third part.
Zechariah chapter 14
14:1-2. The destroyers of Jerusalem destroyed.
14:3-11. The coming of Christ, and the graces of his kingdom.
14:12-15. The plague of Jerusalem's enemies.
14:16-19. The remnant shall turn to the Lord;
14:20-21. and their spoils shall be holy.