Nehemiah 11:2

“And the people blessed all the men, that willingly offered themselves to dwell at Jerusalem.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Nehemiah 11:2

And the people blessed all the men, that willingly offered themselues, to dwell at Ierusalem.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And the people blessed all the men who volunteered to live in Jerusalem.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the people blessed all the men that willingly offered themselves to dwell in Jerusalem.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the people gave a blessing to all the men who were freely offering to take up their places in Jerusalem.
- Basic English Bible

And the people blessed all the men that willingly offered themselves to dwell in Jerusalem.
- Darby Bible

And the people blessed all the men that willingly offered themselves to dwell at Jerusalem.
- Webster's Bible

The people blessed all the men who willingly offered themselves to dwell in Jerusalem.
- World English Bible

and the people give a blessing to all the men who are offering themselves willingly to dwell in Jerusalem.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the people blessed all the men that willingly offered themselves to dwell in Jerusalem.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Nehemiah 11:2

Wesley's Notes for Nehemiah 11:2


11:2 Blessed - Because they denied themselves, and their own safety and profit for the publick good; for this city was the butt of all the malicious plots of their enemies; and for the present it was rather chargeable than beneficial to its inhabitants.


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