Nehemiah Chapter 3  PDF  MSWord

Go to Chapter:
|all |01 |02 |03 |04 |05 |06 |07 |08 |09 |10 |11 |12 |13 |

Go to verse:
|01 |02 |03 |04 |05 |06 |07 |08 |09 |10 |11 |12 |13 |14 |15 |16 |17 |18 |19 |20 |21 |22 |23 |24 |25 |26 |27 |28 |29 |30 |31 |32 |

Go to Commentary on Neh 3
 
Rebuilding the Walls

1Then Eliashib the high priest rose up with his brothers the priests, and they built the Sheep Gate. They dedicated it and hung its doors. They dedicated the wall as far as the Tower of the Hundred, as far as the Tower of Hananel.
  2Next to him built the men of Jericho. Next to them built Zaccur the son of Imri.
 

Fish Gate

3The sons of Hassenaah built the Fish Gate. They laid its beams and hung its doors, its bolts, and its bars.
  4Next to them, Meremoth the son of Uriah the son of Hakkoz made repairs. Next to them, Meshullam the son of Berechiah the son of Meshezabel made repairs. Next to them, Zadok the son of Baana made repairs.
  5Next to them, the Tekoites made repairs; but their nobles did not put their necks to the work of their lords.
 

Old Gate, Broad Wall, and Tower of the Ovens

6Joiada the son of Paseah and Meshullam the son of Besodeiah repaired the Old Gate. They laid its beams, and hung its doors, and its bolts, and its bars.
  7Next to them, Melatiah the Gibeonite and Jadon the Meronothite, the men of Gibeon and of Mizpah, repaired the residence of the governor of the province beyond the River.
  8Next to him, Uzziel the son of Harhaiah, goldsmiths, made repairs. Next to him, Hananiah one of the perfumers made repairs, and they restored Jerusalem as far as the Broad Wall.
 

9Next to them, Rephaiah the son of Hur, the ruler of half the district of Jerusalem, made repairs.
  10Next to them, Jedaiah the son of Harumaph made repairs across from his house. Next to him, Hattush the son of Hashabneiah made repairs.
  11Malchijah the son of Harim and Hasshub the son of Pahathmoab repaired another portion, and the Tower of the Ovens.
  12Next to him, Shallum the son of Hallohesh, the ruler of half the district of Jerusalem, he and his daughters made repairs.
 

Valley Gate, Dung Gate, and Fountain Gate

13Hanun and the inhabitants of Zanoah repaired the Valley Gate. They built it and hung its doors, its bolts, and its bars, and 1,000 cubitsa of the wall to the Dung Gate.
  14Malchijah the son of Rechab, the ruler of the district of Beth Haccherem, repaired the Dung Gate. He built it and hung its doors, its bolts, and its bars.
 

15Shallun the son of Colhozeh, the ruler of the district of Mizpah, repaired the Fountain Gate. He built it and covered it, and hung its doors, its bolts, and its bars, and the wall of the Pool of Shelah by the king’s garden, as far as the stairs that go down from the city of David.
 

16After him, Nehemiah the son of Azbuk, the ruler of half the district of Beth Zur, made repairs as far as a point opposite the tombs of David, and as far as the artificial pool and to the House of the Warriors.
  17After him, the Levites, Rehum the son of Bani made repairs. Next to him, Hashabiah, the ruler of half the district of Keilah, made repairs for his district.
  18After him, their brothers, Bavvai the son of Henadad, the ruler of half the district of Keilah, made repairs.
  19Next to him, Ezer the son of Jeshua, the ruler of Mizpah, repaired another portion, across from the ascent to the armory at the turning of the wall.
 

The Angle, Water Gate, and Tower on the Ophel

20After him, Baruch the son of Zabbai earnestly repaired another portion, from the turning of the wall to the door of the house of Eliashib the high priest.
  21After him, Meremoth the son of Uriah the son of Hakkoz repaired another portion, from the door of the house of Eliashib even to the end of the house of Eliashib.
  22After him, the priests, the men of the Plain, made repairs.
 

23After them, Benjamin and Hasshub made repairs across from their house. After them, Azariah the son of Maaseiah the son of Ananiah made repairs beside his own house.
  24After him, Binnui the son of Henadad repaired another portion, from the house of Azariah to the turning of the wall, and to the corner.
  25Palal the son of Uzai made repairs opposite the turning of the wall, and the tower that stands out from the upper house of the king that is by the court of the guard. After him Pedaiah the son of Parosh made repairs.
  26And the temple servants living in Ophel made repairs as far as the place opposite the Water Gate toward the east, and the tower that projects out.
  27After him the Tekoites repaired another portion, opposite the great tower that projects out and as far as the wall of Ophel.
 

Horse Gate, Inspection Gate, and Sheep Gate

28Above the Horse Gate the priests made repairs, each one across from his own house.
  29After them, Zadok the son of Immer made repairs across from his own house. After him, Shemaiah the son of Shecaniah, the keeper of the East Gate, made repairs.
  30After him, Hananiah the son of Shelemiah and Hanun the sixth son of Zalaph, repaired another portion.

After him, Meshullam the son of Berechiah made repairs across from his own quarters.
  31After him, Malchijah one of the goldsmiths made repairs as far as the house of the temple servants and of the merchants, across from the Gate of Hammiphkad, and as far as the upper room of the corner.
  32Between the upper room of the corner and the Sheep Gate, the goldsmiths and the merchants made repairs.
 


a[13]
About 500 yards; 457 meters

prev   top   next