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Ezra 7:25 NLT

25 “And you, Ezra, are to use the wisdom your God has given you to appoint magistrates and judges who know your God’s laws to govern all the people in the province west of the Euphrates River. Teach the law to anyone who does not know it.

Study tools for Ezra 7:25

  • a 7:1 - Artaxerxes reigned 465–424
  • b 7:1 - Or descendant; see 1 Chr 6:14 .
  • c 7:3 - Or descendant; see 1 Chr 6:6-10 .
  • d 7:5 - Or the first priest.
  • e 7:8 - Hebrew in the fifth month. This month in the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar occurred within the months of August and September 458
  • f 7:9 - Hebrew on the first day of the first month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was April 8, 458 ; also see note on 6:15 .
  • g 7:9 - Hebrew on the first day of the fifth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was August 4, 458 ; also see note on 6:15 .
  • h 7:12 - The original text of 7:12-26 is in Aramaic.
  • i 7:21 - Aramaic the province beyond the river; also in 7:25 .
  • j 7:22 - Aramaic 100 talents [3,400 kilograms].
  • k 7:22 - Aramaic 100 cors [22 kiloliters].
  • l 7:22 - Aramaic 100 baths [2.1 kiloliters] of wine, 100 baths of olive oil.