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Ezra 9:9

Overview - Ezra 9
Ezra mourns for the affinity of the people with strangers.
He prays unto God, with confession of sins.
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Ezra 9:9  (King James Version)
For we were bondmen; yet our God hath not forsaken us in our bondage, but hath extended mercy unto us in the sight of the kings of Persia, to give us a reviving, to set up the house of our God, and to repair the desolations thereof, and to give us a wall in Judah and in Jerusalem.
 


we were bondmen
Nehemiah 9:36 Nehemiah 9:37

yet our God
Psalms 106:45 Psalms 106:46 ; Psalms 136:23 Psalms 136:24 Ezekiel 11:16

in the sight
Ezra 1:1-4 Ezra 1:7-11 6:1-12 Ezra 7:6 Ezra 7:8 Ezra 7:11-28

to set up
Ezra 6:14 Ezra 6:15 Haggai 1:9 ; Zechariah 4:6-10

repair
Hebrew set up. a wall.
Or rather, a hedge or fence, {gader,} such as were made for sheep-folds.
Isaiah 5:2 Isaiah 5:5 ; Daniel 9:25 ; Zechariah 2:5
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