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Usage examples for Nehemiah

  1. Fortunately Nehemiah possessed resources as well as tact. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  2. The way was long, but by the beginning of September Nehemiah arrived in Abydos. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  3. When the Poles went back they bore a royal letter, promising the Polish Jews vengeance on the Cossacks, and commanding Nehemiah to come to the Messiah with all speed. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  4. See the words of Nehemiah in his 9th chapter concerning the children of Israel, who though the Lord offered them mercy upon mercy, as it is from verse 19- 25, yet verse 26, saith he, 'Nevertheless they were disobedient' for all thy goodness towards them, 'and rebelled against thee. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  5. It was addressed in a bold inky hand, and he took it to be from Nehemiah Wilkins, M. P., his former colleague at the Birmingham Labour Congress, of late a member of the Labour Clarion staff, and as such a daily increasing plague and anxiety to the Clarion's proprietor. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  6. 34, this use is by no means certain, and, at all events, we cannot draw any inference from the language of Nehemiah as to that of Isaiah. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  7. Sanballat sends for Nehemiah proposing to meet him in the plain of O- no. – Around The Tea-Table by T. De Witt Talmage
  8. Among all the warnings of the later prophets, and the reforms of Ezra and Nehemiah there is no allusion to idolatry. – Studies in Old Testament History by Jesse L. Hurlbut
  9. 3: 20. 1. How does Nehemiah describe the giving of the law at Sinai? – Bible-Readings-for-the-Home-Circle by
  10. Part of it is found in the heart of the book of Nehemiah while another part is now found in the second half of the book of Ezra. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  11. A friend called my attention to the fact that Sanballat wanted to hold consultation with Nehemiah in the plain of O- no. – Around The Tea-Table by T. De Witt Talmage
  12. And if father hadn't had such a long name, I should call it the Nehemiah Lapham Mineral Paint. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  13. To admit, as all do, that in the books of Ezra and Nehemiah the law of Moses means the Pentateuch as a whole, and to deny that it has the same meaning in the books of Chronicles, is very inconsistent. – Companion to the Bible by E. P. Barrows
  14. 9, Nehemiah chap, ix. – The Bible: what it is by Charles Bradlaugh
  15. Even before the walls were finished some of the poor people among the Jews came to Nehemiah with a bitter complaint against their rich neighbors. – Hebrew Life and Times by Harold B. Hunting
  16. Speaking about the story that had been brought to him he said, " And they said unto me, The remnant that are left of the captivity there in the province are in great affliction and reproach; the wall of Jerusalem also is broken down, and the gates thereof are burned with fire," Nehemiah i. – The Personal Touch by J. Wilbur Chapman
  17. 28. The first part of the Book of Nehemiah gives us a striking picture of destruction, and as we look about us we see a city in ruins: the walls are down; the homes have been destroyed; the people are in despair, so great is the desolation that even the temple has been defaced. – The Personal Touch by J. Wilbur Chapman
  18. I. The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  19. Then Mrs. Howell showed the children passages in Second Chronicles and Nehemiah where bringing tithes is spoken of, and in Malachi where the people are rebuked for not bringing them. – A Missionary Twig by Emma L. Burnett

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