Nehemiah Chapter 12 (Bible Marathon Day 212)

Nehemiah Chapter 12 (Bible Marathon Day 212) Priests and Levites at the Time of Zerubbabel. 1 The following are the priests and Levites who returned with Zerubbabel, son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua: Seraiah, Jeremiah, Ezra, 2 Amariah, Malluch, Hattush, 3 Shecaniah, Rehum, Meremoth, 4 Iddo, Ginnethon, Abijah, 5 Mijamin, Maadiah, Bilgah, 6 Shemaiah, and Joiarib,… Continue reading Nehemiah Chapter 12 (Bible Marathon Day 212)

Nehemiah Chapter 11 (Bible Marathon Day 212)

Nehemiah Chapter 11 (Bible Marathon Day 212) Resettlement of Jerusalem. 1 The administrators took up residence in Jerusalem, and the rest of the people cast lots to bring one man in ten to reside in Jerusalem, the holy city, while the other nine would remain in the other cities. 2 The people blessed all those… Continue reading Nehemiah Chapter 11 (Bible Marathon Day 212)

Nehemiah Chapter 10 (Bible Marathon Day 211)

Nehemiah Chapter 10 (Bible Marathon Day 211) Signatories to the Pact. 1 In view of all this, we are entering into a firm pact, which we are putting into writing. On the sealed document appear the names of our princes, our Levites, and our priests. 2 On the sealed document: the governor Nehemiah, son of… Continue reading Nehemiah Chapter 10 (Bible Marathon Day 211)

Nehemiah Chapter 9 (Bible Marathon Day 211)

Nehemiah Chapter 9 (Bible Marathon Day 211) Public Confession of Sin. 1On the twenty-fourth day of this month, the Israelites gathered together while fasting and wearing sackcloth, their heads covered with dust. 2 Those of Israelite descent separated themselves from all who were of foreign extraction, then stood forward and confessed their sins and the… Continue reading Nehemiah Chapter 9 (Bible Marathon Day 211)

Nehemiah Chapter 8 (Bible Marathon Day 210)

Nehemiah Chapter 8 (Bible Marathon Day 210) Ezra Reads the Law. 1 Now when the seventh month came, the whole people gathered as one in the square in front of the Water Gate, and they called upon Ezra the scribe to bring forth the book of the law of Moses which the Lord had commanded… Continue reading Nehemiah Chapter 8 (Bible Marathon Day 210)

Nehemiah Chapter 7 (Bible Marathon Day 210)

Nehemiah Chapter 7 (Bible Marathon Day 210) 1 Now that the wall had been rebuilt, I had the doors set up, and the gatekeepers, the singers, and the Levites were put in charge of them. 2 Over Jerusalem I placed Hanani, my brother, and Hananiah, the commander of the citadel, who was more trustworthy and… Continue reading Nehemiah Chapter 7 (Bible Marathon Day 210)

Nehemiah Chapter 6 (Bible Marathon Day 209)

Nehemiah Chapter 6 (Bible Marathon Day 209) Plots Against Nehemiah. 1 When it had been reported to Sanballat, Tobiah, Geshem the Arab, and our other enemies that I had rebuilt the wall and that there was no breach left in it (though up to that time I had not yet set up the doors in… Continue reading Nehemiah Chapter 6 (Bible Marathon Day 209)