Nehemiah 13:21

Overview - Nehemiah 13
Upon the reading of the law, separation is made from the mixed multitude.
Nehemiah, at his return, causes the chambers to be cleansed.
10 He reforms the offices in the house of God;
15 the violation of the sabbath;
23 and the marriages with the strange wives.
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Nehemiah 13:21  (King James Version)
Then I testified against them, and said unto them, Why lodge ye about the wall? if ye do so again, I will lay hands on you. From that time forth came they no more on the sabbath.

I testified

about the wall
Hebrew before the wall. I will lay.
Ezra 7:26 ; Romans 13:3 Romans 13:4 ; 1 Peter 2:14