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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. 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 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. 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, "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." 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 Now the city was large and spacious, but there were few people in it, and the houses had not yet been rebuilt. 4 Now the city was large and spacious, but there were few people in it, and the houses had not yet been rebuilt.
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: 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 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, 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 in company with Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Nehemiah, Azariah, Raamiah, Nahamani, Mordecai, Bilshan, Mispereth, Bigvai, Nehum and Baanah): The list of the men of Israel: 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 the descendants of Parosh, 2,172 8 the descendants of Parosh, 2,172
9 of Shephatiah, 372 9 of Shephatiah, 372
10 of Arah, 652 10 of Arah, 652
11 of Pahath-Moab (through the line of Jeshua and Joab), 2,818 11 of Pahath-Moab (through the line of Jeshua and Joab), 2,818
12 of Elam, 1,254 12 of Elam, 1,254
13 of Zattu, 845 13 of Zattu, 845
14 of Zaccai, 760 14 of Zaccai, 760
15 of Binnui, 648 15 of Binnui, 648
16 of Bebai, 628 16 of Bebai, 628
17 of Azgad, 2,322 17 of Azgad, 2,322
18 of Adonikam, 667 18 of Adonikam, 667
19 of Bigvai, 2,067 19 of Bigvai, 2,067
20 of Adin, 655 20 of Adin, 655
21 of Ater (through Hezekiah), 98 21 of Ater (through Hezekiah), 98
22 of Hashum, 328 22 of Hashum, 328
23 of Bezai, 324 23 of Bezai, 324
24 of Hariph, 112 24 of Hariph, 112
25 of Gibeon, 95 25 of Gibeon, 95
26 the men of Bethlehem and Netophah, 188 26 the men of Bethlehem and Netophah, 188
27 of Anathoth, 128 27 of Anathoth, 128
28 of Beth Azmaveth, 42 28 of Beth Azmaveth, 42
29 of Kiriath Jearim, Kephirah and Beeroth, 743 29 of Kiriath Jearim, Kephirah and Beeroth, 743
30 of Ramah and Geba, 621 30 of Ramah and Geba, 621
31 of Micmash, 122 31 of Micmash, 122
32 of Bethel and Ai, 123 32 of Bethel and Ai, 123
33 of the other Nebo, 52 33 of the other Nebo, 52
34 of the other Elam, 1,254 34 of the other Elam, 1,254
35 of Harim, 320 35 of Harim, 320
36 of Jericho, 345 36 of Jericho, 345
37 of Lod, Hadid and Ono, 721 37 of Lod, Hadid and Ono, 721
38 of Senaah, 3,930 38 of Senaah, 3,930
39 The priests: the descendants of Jedaiah (through the family of Jeshua), 973 39 The priests: the descendants of Jedaiah (through the family of Jeshua), 973
40 of Immer, 1,052 40 of Immer, 1,052
41 of Pashhur, 1,247 41 of Pashhur, 1,247
42 of Harim, 1,017 42 of Harim, 1,017
43 The Levites: the descendants of Jeshua (through Kadmiel through the line of Hodaviah), 74 43 The Levites: the descendants of Jeshua (through Kadmiel through the line of Hodaviah), 74
44 The singers: the descendants of Asaph, 148 44 The singers: the descendants of Asaph, 148
45 The gatekeepers: the descendants of 45 The gatekeepers: the descendants of
46 The temple servants: the descendants of 46 The temple servants: the descendants of
47 Keros, Sia, Padon, 47 Keros, Sia, Padon,
48 Lebana, Hagaba, Shalmai, 48 Lebana, Hagaba, Shalmai,
49 Hanan, Giddel, Gahar, 49 Hanan, Giddel, Gahar,
50 Reaiah, Rezin, Nekoda, 50 Reaiah, Rezin, Nekoda,
51 Gazzam, Uzza, Paseah, 51 Gazzam, Uzza, Paseah,
52 Besai, Meunim, Nephusim, 52 Besai, Meunim, Nephusim,
53 Bakbuk, Hakupha, Harhur, 53 Bakbuk, Hakupha, Harhur,
54 Bazluth, Mehida, Harsha, 54 Bazluth, Mehida, Harsha,
55 Barkos, Sisera, Temah, 55 Barkos, Sisera, Temah,
56 Neziah and Hatipha 56 Neziah and Hatipha
57 The descendants of the servants of Solomon: the descendants of 57 The descendants of the servants of Solomon: the descendants of
58 Jaala, Darkon, Giddel, 58 Jaala, Darkon, Giddel,
59 Shephatiah, Hattil, 59 Shephatiah, Hattil,
60 The temple servants and the descendants of the servants of Solomon, 392 60 The temple servants and the descendants of the servants of Solomon, 392
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: 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 the descendants of 62 the descendants of
63 And from among the priests: the descendants of 63 And from among the priests: the descendants of
64 These searched for their family records, but they could not find them and so were excluded from the priesthood as unclean. 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, therefore, ordered them not to eat any of the most sacred food until there should be a priest ministering with 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 company numbered 42,360, 66 The whole company numbered 42,360,
67 besides their %"7,337 menservants and maidservants; and they also had 245 men and women singers. 67 besides their %"7,337 menservants and maidservants; and they also had 245 men and women singers.
68 There were 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 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. 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 heads of the families gave to the treasury for the work 20,000 drachmas of gold and %"2,200 minas of silver. 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 total given by the rest of the people was 20,000 drachmas of gold, %"2,000 minas of silver and 67 garments for priests. 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 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, 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,