12 When the Jews who lived near them came and told us ten times, "They will come up against us from every place where you may turn,"
4 They sent messages to me four times in this manner, and I answered them in the same way. 5 Then Sanballat sent his servant to me in the same manner a fifth time with an open letter in his hand.
20 Once or twice the traders and merchants of every kind of merchandise spent the night outside Jerusalem.