(Zechariah) (Saint) (September 6) Prophet (6th cent. B.C.) A Prophet, the son of Barachias, who arose in Israel in the eighth month of the second year of King Darius (B.C. 520), two months after the Prophet Aggeus (Haggai). Both contributed efficaciously by their exhortations to the accelerating the work of the Building of the Second Temple. The Messianic passages in the Book of Zacharias are very striking.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Zacharius”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 September 2016. Web. 19 January 2017. <>