19 So I gave orders for the city gates to be shut at the beginning of every Sabbath, as soon as evening began to fall, and not to be opened again until the Sabbath was over. I stationed some of my men at the gates to make sure that nothing was brought into the city on the Sabbath.

References for Nehemiah 13:19

    • b 13:19 - evening: [The Jewish day begins at sunset.]