Ezra 2:55; Ezra 2:58; Ezra 2:65; Ezra 9:9; Ezra 9:11
The sons of Solomon's servants: the sons of Sotai, the sons of Hassophereth, the sons of Peruda,
All the temple servants and the sons of Solomon's servants were 392 .
besides their male and female servants who numbered 7,337 ; and they had 200 singing men and women.
"For we are slaves; yet in our bondage our God has not forsaken us, but has extended lovingkindness to us in the sight of the kings of Persia, to give us reviving to raise up the house of our God, to restore its ruins and to give us a wall in Judah and Jerusalem.
which You have commanded by Your servants the prophets, saying, 'The land which you are entering to possess is an unclean land with the uncleanness of the peoples of the lands, with their abominations which have filled it from end to end and with their impurity.