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  JewishEncyclopedia.com - NEHEMIAH, BOOK OF:
The unity of the book is marred by the insertion of a variety of documents, chiefly lists of names.
The purpose of the register must have been seriously misunderstood by either Nehemiah or the Chronicler; but it may be inferred with certainty, from the occurrence of the same document in such different forms in the two books, that the compiler of Nehemiah is not identical with the Chronicler.
The "book of the chronicles" (verse 23) is cited for parts of it; but this document covers some of the same ground as the last, and it might seem as if both were rough drafts, never finally worked up.
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 Nehemiah: The book of Nehemiah
Nehemiah’s enemies are represented throughout the entire book under the names of two leaders, Sanballat and Tobiah.
Nehemiah now faces another internal problem that caused him to turn his attention away from the walls of Jerusalem and to the burdens of the poor.
Nehemiah was angry because the leaders were fleecing the sheep of Israel.
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 JewishEncyclopedia.com - NEHEMIAH, BOOK OF:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The unity of the book is marred by the insertion of a variety of documents, chiefly lists of names.
The purpose of the register must have been seriously misunderstood by either Nehemiah or the Chronicler; but it may be inferred with certainty, from the occurrence of the same document in such different forms in the two books, that the compiler of Nehemiah is not identical with the Chronicler.
The "book of the chronicles" (verse 23) is cited for parts of it; but this document covers some of the same ground as the last, and it might seem as if both were rough drafts, never finally worked up.
jewishencyclopedia.com /view.jsp?artid=170&letter=N&search=nehemiah   (1230 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Book of Nehemiah
Nehemiah, therefore, was the predecessor, and not the successor, of Darius II.
Nehemiah recalls the fact that previous governors had practised extortion, while he was the first to show himself disinterested in the discharge of his duties (v, 15 ff).
Nehemiah' attitude during his second mission with regard to mixed marriages differs greatly from his attitude at the beginning of his first stay in Jerusalem [see section I, (5)].
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 AllRefer.com - Nehemiah, book of the Bible (Old Testament) - Encyclopedia
Nehemiah, originally combined with Ezra to form a single book in the Hebrew canon.
In the Septuagint, Ezra and Nehemiah are combined as Second Esdras.
The book narrates the return to Jerusalem of Nehemiah, the cup-bearer of Persian King Artaxerxes I, as governor of the city-state.
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 Nehemiah, Book of (WebBible Encyclopedia) - ChristianAnswers.Net
He was the responsible author of the whole book, with the exception of ch.
The date at which the book was written was probably about B.C. 431-430, when Nehemiah had returned the second time to Jerusalem after his visit to Persia.
The book, which may historically be regarded as a continuation of the book of Ezra, consists of four parts.
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 Nehemiah, Book of (WebBible Encyclopedia) - ChristianAnswers.Net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
He was the responsible author of the whole book, with the exception of ch.
The date at which the book was written was probably about B.C. 431-430, when Nehemiah had returned the second time to Jerusalem after his visit to Persia.
The book, which may historically be regarded as a continuation of the book of Ezra, consists of four parts.
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 The Book of Nehemiah
After him repaired Nehemiah the son of Azbuk, the ruler of half the district of Beth-zur, unto the place over against the sepulchres of David, and unto the pool that was made, and unto the house of the mighty men.
And Nehemiah, who was the governor, and Ezra the priest the scribe, and the Levites that taught the people, said unto all the people, This day is holy unto Jehovah your God; mourn not, nor weep.
And all Israel in the days of Zerubbabel, and in the days of Nehemiah, gave the portions of the singers and the porters, as every day required: and they set apart that which was for the Levites; and the Levites set apart that which was for the sons of Aaron.
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 Mayor Bill Bell will issue a nehemiah in support of Health Care Action Day in Durham. » Book of nehemiah
There are Book of nehemiah a lot of people who would agree with you.
Is in a New York Book of nehemiah with a rare but serious tumor in her eye.
With the exception of the Book of Esther and the Book of Nehemiah.
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  Book of Nehemiah
The book of Nehemiah recounts the post-exilic rebuilding of Jerusalem's wall and the Reformation by Ezra and Nehemiah after the public reading of the Word of God.
Jesus is in the book our restorer, and the Church is the instrument used by Jesus to restore us.
So I contended with them and cursed them and struck some of them and pulled out their hair, and made them swear by God, "You shall not give your daughters to their sons, nor take of their daughters for your sons or for yourselves.
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Augustine, likewise a private theologian, sanctioned a book at the Council of Carthage that was later rejected by the Council of Trent.
For the rest (that is, Judith, Tobit, and the books of Maccabees) are counted by St. Jerome out of the canonical books, and are placed among the Apocrypha, along with Wisdom and Ecclesiasticus, as is plain from the Prologus Galeatus.
The Hebrew Bible treats Ezra and its companion book, Nehemiah, which tells of the rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem under the governor Nehemiah, as one book (1 and 2 Esdras in the Vulgate).
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 Jesus centered Bible Study - Exodus, Judges, Nehemiah, Ruth, Elisha, Daniel studies
Nehemiah is an amazing book showing the true nature of the Christian's life and warfare against the devil, the world and the sinful nature.
Nehemiah Bible Study Chapter 2 - The reproach, the rock and the rubble
A study of the book of Ruth teaches some of the great truths concerning a believers walk and relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ.
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 The Book of Nehemiah
These are the children of the province, that went up out of the captivity of those that had been carried away, whom Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon had carried away, and that returned unto Jerusalem and to Judah, every one unto his city;
And Ezra opened the book in the sight of all the people; (for he was above all the people;) and when he opened it, all the people stood up:
On that day they read in the book of Moses in the audience of the people; and therein was found written, that an Ammonite and a Moabite should not enter into the assembly of God for ever,
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 Nehemiah
Nehemiah 10 as an Example of Early Jewish Biblical Exegesis
Ralph W. Klein writes: "About the year 400 B.C., an editor combined the Ezra memoir with the Nehemiah memoir, thus juxtaposing the lives of the two great leaders of the restoration and bringing their careers to a joint climax in Nehemiah 8-10.
James King West writes: "Nehemiah's major achievement was the rebuilding of Jerusalem's broken walls.
www.earlyjewishwritings.com /nehemiah.html   (398 words)

  
 Guide to Book Abbreviations
The following table lists (in Biblical order) the names of each of the books of the Bible and it's corresponding standard computer abbreviation.
You can use this abbreviated name when referencing passages in forms in the Bible Study Tools or if you are referencing passages from your own page:
The following table lists (in Biblical order) the names of each of the books of the Deuterocanon (Apocrypha) and it's corresponding standard computer abbreviation.
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Detailed analysis of her books, plus links to similar books.
What the Church should be prepared to do in the Tribulation Period, apostasy, ecumenicalism, and the place of America.
Fairly substantial portion of text from this book by Joseph A. Dunney.
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