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Nehemiah 7

Chapter 7

7:2  That I gave my brother Hanani, and Hananiah the ruler of the palace, charge over Jerusalem: for he was a faithful man, and feared God above many.

feared

(See Scofield "Psalms 19:9") .

7:7  Who came with Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Nehemiah, Azariah, Raamiah, Nahamani, Mordecai, Bilshan, Mispereth, Bigvai, Nehum, Baanah. The number, I say, of the men of the people of Israel was this;

Zerubbabel

Called Zorobabel, Matthew 1:12 Matthew 1:13 .

7:65  And the Tirshatha said unto them, that they should not eat of the most holy things, till there stood up a priest with Urim and Thummim.

Tirshatta i.e. governor, Nehemiah 8:9 .

Urim (See Scofield "Exodus 28:30") .

7:73  So the priests, and the Levites, and the porters, and the singers, and some of the people, and the Nethinims, and all Israel, dwelt in their cities; and when the seventh month came, the children of Israel were in their cities.

seventh month

i.e. October; also, Nehemiah 8:2 Nehemiah 8:14 .

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