Nehemiah 2:17; Nehemiah 4:11; Nehemiah 4:14; Nehemiah 6:16; Nehemiah 9:9; Nehemiah 13:15; Nehemiah 13:23
Then said I unto them, Ye see the distress that we are in, how Jerusalem lieth waste, and the gates thereof are burned with fire: come , and let us build up the wall of Jerusalem, that we be no more a reproach.
And our adversaries said , They shall not know , neither see , till we come in the midst among them, and slay them, and cause the work to cease .
And I looked , and rose up , and said unto the nobles, and to the rulers, and to the rest of the people, Be not ye afraid of them: remember the Lord, which is great and terrible , and fight for your brethren, your sons, and your daughters, your wives, and your houses.
And it came to pass, that when all our enemies heard thereof, and all the heathen that were about us saw these things, they were much cast down in their own eyes: for they perceived that this work was wrought of our God.
And didst see the affliction of our fathers in Egypt, and heardest their cry by the Red sea;
In those days saw I in Judah some treading wine presses on the sabbath, and bringing in sheaves, and lading asses; as also wine, grapes, and figs, and all manner of burdens, which they brought into Jerusalem on the sabbath day: and I testified against them in the day wherein they sold victuals.
In those days also saw I Jews that had married wives of Ashdod, of Ammon, and of Moab: