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1 When the wall had been rebuilt and I had the doors installed, the gatekeepers, singers, and Levites were appointed. 1 After the wall had been rebuilt and I had set the doors in place, the gatekeepers and the singers and the Levites were appointed.
2 Then I put my brother Hanani in charge of Jerusalem, along with Hananiah, commander of the fortress, because he was a faithful man who feared God more than most. 2 I put in charge of Jerusalem my brother Hanani, along with Hananiah the commander of the citadel, because he was a man of integrity and feared God more than most men do.
3 I said to them, "Do not open the gates of Jerusalem until the sun is hot, and let the doors be shut and securely fastened while the guards are on duty. Station the citizens of Jerusalem as guards, some at their posts and some at their homes." 3 I said to them, "The gates of Jerusalem are not to be opened until the sun is hot. While the gatekeepers are still on duty, have them shut the doors and bar them. Also appoint residents of Jerusalem as guards, some at their posts and some near their own houses."
4 The city was large and spacious, but there were few people in it, and no houses had been built yet. 4 Now the city was large and spacious, but there were few people in it, and the houses had not yet been rebuilt.
5 Then my God put it into my mind to assemble the nobles, the officials, and the people to be registered by genealogy. I found the genealogical record of those who came back first, and I found [the following] written in it: 5 So my God put it into my heart to assemble the nobles, the officials and the common people for registration by families. I found the genealogical record of those who had been the first to return. This is what I found written there:
6 These are the people of the province who went up from among the captive exiles deported by King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon. Each of them returned to his own town in Jerusalem and Judah. 6 These are the people of the province who came up from the captivity of the exiles whom Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon had taken captive (they returned to Jerusalem and Judah, each to his own town,
7 They came with Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Nehemiah, Azariah, Raamiah, Nahamani, Mordecai, Bilshan, Mispereth, Bigvai, Nehum, and Baanah. The number of the Israelite men [included]: 7 in company with Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Nehemiah, Azariah, Raamiah, Nahamani, Mordecai, Bilshan, Mispereth, Bigvai, Nehum and Baanah): The list of the men of Israel:
8 Parosh's descendants 2,172 8 the descendants of Parosh, 2,172
9 Shephatiah's descendants 372 9 of Shephatiah, 372
10 Arah's descendants 652 10 of Arah, 652
11 Pahath-moab's descendants: Jeshua's and Joab's descendants 2,818 11 of Pahath-Moab (through the line of Jeshua and Joab), 2,818
12 Elam's descendants 1,254 12 of Elam, 1,254
13 Zattu's descendants 845 13 of Zattu, 845
14 Zaccai's descendants 760 14 of Zaccai, 760
15 Binnui's descendants 648 15 of Binnui, 648
16 Bebai's descendants 628 16 of Bebai, 628
17 Azgad's descendants 2,322 17 of Azgad, 2,322
18 Adonikam's descendants 667 18 of Adonikam, 667
19 Bigvai's descendants 2,067 19 of Bigvai, 2,067
20 Adin's descendants 655 20 of Adin, 655
21 Ater's descendants: of Hezekiah 98 21 of Ater (through Hezekiah), 98
22 Hashum's descendants 328 22 of Hashum, 328
23 Bezai's descendants 324 23 of Bezai, 324
24 Hariph's descendants 112 24 of Hariph, 112
25 Gibeon's descendants 95 25 of Gibeon, 95
26 Bethlehem's and Netophah's men 188 26 the men of Bethlehem and Netophah, 188
27 Anathoth's men 128 27 of Anathoth, 128
28 Beth-azmaveth's men 42 28 of Beth Azmaveth, 42
29 Kiriath-jearim's, Chephirah's, and Beeroth's men 743 29 of Kiriath Jearim, Kephirah and Beeroth, 743
30 Ramah's and Geba's men 621 30 of Ramah and Geba, 621
31 Michmas's men 122 31 of Micmash, 122
32 Bethel's and Ai's men 123 32 of Bethel and Ai, 123
33 the other Nebo's men 52 33 of the other Nebo, 52
34 the other Elam's people 1,254 34 of the other Elam, 1,254
35 Harim's people 320 35 of Harim, 320
36 Jericho's people 345 36 of Jericho, 345
37 Lod's, Hadid's, and Ono's people 721 37 of Lod, Hadid and Ono, 721
38 Senaah's people 3,930 38 of Senaah, 3,930
39 The priests [included]: Jedaiah's descendants of the house of Jeshua 973 39 The priests: the descendants of Jedaiah (through the family of Jeshua), 973
40 Immer's descendants 1,052 40 of Immer, 1,052
41 Pashhur's descendants 1,247 41 of Pashhur, 1,247
42 Harim's descendants 1,017 42 of Harim, 1,017
43 The Levites [included]: Jeshua's descendants: of Kadmiel Hodevah's descendants 74 43 The Levites: the descendants of Jeshua (through Kadmiel through the line of Hodaviah), 74
44 The singers [included]: Asaph's descendants 148 44 The singers: the descendants of Asaph, 148
45 The gatekeepers [included]: Shallum's descendants, Ater's descendants, Talmon's descendants, Akkub's descendants, Hatita's descendants, Shobai's descendants 138 45 The gatekeepers: the descendants of
46 The temple servants [included]: Ziha's descendants, Hasupha's descendants, Tabbaoth's descendants, 46 The temple servants: the descendants of
47 Keros's descendants, Sia's descendants, Padon's descendants, 47 Keros, Sia, Padon,
48 Lebana's descendants, Hagaba's descendants, Shalmai's descendants, 48 Lebana, Hagaba, Shalmai,
49 Hanan's descendants, Giddel's descendants, Gahar's descendants, 49 Hanan, Giddel, Gahar,
50 Reaiah's descendants, Rezin's descendants, Nekoda's descendants, 50 Reaiah, Rezin, Nekoda,
51 Gazzam's descendants, Uzza's descendants, Paseah's descendants, 51 Gazzam, Uzza, Paseah,
52 Besai's descendants, Meunim's descendants, Nephishesim's descendants, 52 Besai, Meunim, Nephusim,
53 Bakbuk's descendants, Hakupha's descendants, Harhur's descendants, 53 Bakbuk, Hakupha, Harhur,
54 Bazlith's descendants, Mehida's descendants, Harsha's descendants, 54 Bazluth, Mehida, Harsha,
55 Barkos's descendants, Sisera's descendants, Temah's descendants, 55 Barkos, Sisera, Temah,
56 Neziah's descendants, Hatipha's descendants. 56 Neziah and Hatipha
57 The descendants of Solomon's servants [included]: Sotai's descendants, Sophereth's descendants, Perida's descendants, 57 The descendants of the servants of Solomon: the descendants of
58 Jaala's descendants, Darkon's descendants, Giddel's descendants, 58 Jaala, Darkon, Giddel,
59 Shephatiah's descendants, Hattil's descendants, Pochereth-hazzebaim's descendants, Amon's descendants. 59 Shephatiah, Hattil,
60 All the temple servants and the descendants of Solomon's servants 392 60 The temple servants and the descendants of the servants of Solomon, 392
61 The following are those who came from Tel-melah, Tel-harsha, Cherub, Addon, and Immer, but were unable to prove that their families and ancestry were Israelite: 61 The following came up from the towns of Tel Melah, Tel Harsha, Kerub, Addon and Immer, but they could not show that their families were descended from Israel:
62 Delaiah's descendants, Tobiah's descendants, and Nekoda's descendants 642 62 the descendants of
63 and from the priests: the descendants of Hobaiah, the descendants of Hakkoz, and the descendants of Barzillai-who had taken a wife from the daughters of Barzillai the Gileadite and was called by their name. 63 And from among the priests: the descendants of
64 These searched for their entries in the genealogical records, but they could not be found, so they were disqualified from the priesthood. 64 These searched for their family records, but they could not find them and so were excluded from the priesthood as unclean.
65 The governor ordered them not to eat the most holy things until there was a priest who could consult the Urim and Thummim. 65 The governor, therefore, ordered them not to eat any of the most sacred food until there should be a priest ministering with the Urim and Thummim.
66 The whole combined assembly numbered 42,360 66 The whole company numbered 42,360,
67 not including their 7,337 male and female slaves, as well as their 245 male and female singers. 67 besides their %"7,337 menservants and maidservants; and they also had 245 men and women singers.
68 They had 736 horses, 245 mules, 68 There were 736 horses, 245 mules,
69 435 camels, and 6,720 donkeys. 69 435 camels and %"6,720 donkeys.
70 Some of the family leaders gave to the project. The governor gave 1,000 gold drachmas, 50 bowls, and 530 priestly garments to the treasury. 70 Some of the heads of the families contributed to the work. The governor gave to the treasury %"1,000 drachmas of gold, 50 bowls and 530 garments for priests.
71 Some of the family leaders gave 20,000 gold drachmas and 2,200 silver minas to the treasury for the project. 71 Some of the heads of the families gave to the treasury for the work 20,000 drachmas of gold and %"2,200 minas of silver.
72 The rest of the people gave 20,000 gold drachmas, 2,000 silver minas, and 67 priestly garments. 72 The total given by the rest of the people was 20,000 drachmas of gold, %"2,000 minas of silver and 67 garments for priests.
73 So the priests, Levites, gatekeepers, temple singers, some of the people, temple servants, and all Israel settled in their towns. 73 The priests, the Levites, the gatekeepers, the singers and the temple servants, along with certain of the people and the rest of the Israelites, settled in their own towns. When the seventh month came and the Israelites had settled in their towns,