Ezra 5:3-6 CEBA

3 At the same time, Tattenai, the governor of the province Beyond the River, and Shethar-bozenai and their colleagues came to them and spoke to them, asking, "Who authorized you to build this house and finish preparinga this building material?"b

References for Ezra 5:3

    • l 5:3 - Heb lacks <i>preparing.</i>
    • m 5:3 - Heb uncertain; so also 5:9
      4 Theyc also asked them, "What are the names of the people who are building this building?"

      References for Ezra 5:4

        • n 5:4 - LXX, Syr, Aram <i>We</i>
          5 But their God looked after the elders of the Jews, and they didn't stop them until a report reached Darius and a letter with his response had arrived.

          Writing to King Darius

          6 This is a copy of the letter that Tattenai, the governor of the province Beyond the River, and Shethar-bozenai and his colleagues the officials who were in the province Beyond the River sent to King Darius.

          References for Ezra 5:6