Nehemiah 9:38

“And because of all this we make a sure covenant, and write it; and our princes, Levites, and priests, seal unto it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And because of all this, wee make a sure couenant, and write it, and our Princes, Leuites, and Priestes, seale vnto it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Now because of all this We are making an agreement in writing; And on the sealed document {are the names of} our leaders, our Levites {and} our priests."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And yet for all this we make a sure covenant, and write it; and our princes, our Levites, `and' our priests, seal unto it.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And because of all this we are making an agreement in good faith, and putting it in writing; and our rulers, our Levites, and our priests are putting their names to it.
- Basic English Bible

And because of all this we make a sure covenant, and write it; and our princes, our Levites, [and] our priests are at the sealing.
- Darby Bible

And because of all this we make a sure covenant, and write it; and our princes, Levites, and priests, set their seals to it.
- Webster's Bible

Yet for all this, we make a sure covenant, and write it; and our princes, our Levites, [and] our priests, seal to it."
- World English Bible

And for all this we are making a stedfast covenant, and are writing, and over him who is sealed [are] our heads, our Levites, our priests.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

(10:1) And yet for all this we make a sure covenant, and subscribe it; and our princes, our Levites, and our priests, set their seal unto it.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Nehemiah 9:38


9:38 Sure covenant, &c. - It was sealed and left upon record, that it might be a witness against them, if they dealt deceitfully.


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