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Signing the Covenant--Nehemiah 10

I love to study the book of Nehemiah. Jerusalem’s walls that had been in ruins since the Babylonian destruction (586 BC) were rebuilt (444 BC) in just 52 days! 229 more words

Bible History And Geography

Joy and the power of the Word

And they offered great sacrifices that day and rejoiced, for God had made them rejoice with great joy; the women and children also rejoiced. And the joy of Jerusalem was heard far away.  315 more words


August 18 Nehemiah 12

August 18 

Nehemiah 12 (ESV)

Priests and Levites

12:1 These are the priests and the Levites who came up with Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua: Seraiah, Jeremiah, Ezra, 2 Amariah, Malluch, Hattush, 3 Shecaniah, Rehum, Meremoth, 4 Iddo, Ginnethoi, Abijah, 5 Mijamin, Maadiah, Bilgah, 6 Shemaiah, Joiarib, Jedaiah, 7 Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah, Jedaiah. 868 more words


More than transformed rubble

Nehemiah 12 commences with a generational roll call of eminent priests and Levites (v.1-26) among whom is Abijah (v.4) from whom Zacharias, the father of John the Baptist was descended ( 292 more words


Nehemiah 13

Nehemiah 13 August 17, 2017

Nehemiah took leave from Jerusalem to return to Babylon just as he had promised the King. After a period of time, he returned to Jerusalem and found the people to have broken  the covenant document signed after the building of the wall. 486 more words


Nehemiah 12

Nehemiah 12 August 16, 2017

Can you imagine a celebration without music? Some years ago I heard Rick Warren, pastor of the 30,000 membership Saddle Back church of Orange County California, comment that if he were starting a church today, he would focus much more on good music than he did when he started Saddle Back years ago. 425 more words