|Overview - Nehemiah 5|
|1||The Jews complain of their debt, mortgage, and bondage.|
|6||Nehemiah rebukes the usurers, and causes them to make a covenant of restitution.|
|14||He forbears his own allowance, and keeps hospitality.|
Nehemiah 5:2 (King James Version)
For there were that said, We, our sons, and our daughters, are many: therefore we take up corn for them, that we may eat, and live.