Parallel Bible results for Nehemiah 7:4-5

Good News Translation

New International Version

Nehemiah 7:4-5

GNT 4 Jerusalem was a large city, but not many people were living in it, and not many houses had been built yet. NIV 4 Now the city was large and spacious, but there were few people in it, and the houses had not yet been rebuilt. GNT 5 God inspired me to assemble the people and their leaders and officials and to check their family records. I located the records of those who had first returned from captivity, and this is the information I found: NIV 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: