BIBLE SUMMARY: EZRA

Book of Ezra Synopsis: Statistics And Summary of Main Topics.

Book of Ezra Chapter by Chapter Summary.

EZRA TOTAL CHAPTERS: 10

EZRA TOTAL VERSES: 280

TOTAL WORDS: 7,441

DATE WRITTEN: 456 – 444 BC

AUTHOR: Ezra

EZRA THEME: 

Struggle, success and Restoration. Beginning Of Jerusalem’s Restoration

MAJOR CHARACTERS:

Ezra, Nehemiah, Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Haggai, Zechariah, Darius, and Sanballat.

BOOK OF EZRA KEY VERSES:

3:11: With praise and thanksgiving they sang to the LORD: ‘He is good; his love to Israel endures forever.’ And all the people gave a great shout of praise to the LORD, because the foundation of the house of the LORD was laid.

7:6: this Ezra came up from Babylon. He was a teacher well versed in the Law of Moses, which the Lord, the God of Israel, had given. The king had granted him everything he asked, for the hand of the Lord his God was on him.

EZRA SUMMARY

Book of Ezra covers the events of the Jews returning from the Babylonian captivity. Near 520 BC after the takeover by Nebuchadnezzar, ultimatel