Nehemiah 10:2
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New American Standard Bible
Seraiah, Azariah, Jeremiah,

King James Bible
Seraiah, Azariah, Jeremiah,

Darby Bible Translation
Seraiah, Azariah, Jeremiah,

World English Bible
Seraiah, Azariah, Jeremiah,

Young's Literal Translation
Seraiah, Azariah, Jeremiah,

Nehemiah 10:2 Parallel
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

The names are not personal, but designate families. The seal of the high-priestly house of Seraiah was probably appended either by Ezra or Eliashib, both of whom belonged to it.

Nehemiah 10:2 Parallel Commentaries

Influences that Gave Rise to the Priestly Laws and Histories
[Sidenote: Influences in the exile that produced written ceremonial laws] The Babylonian exile gave a great opportunity and incentive to the further development of written law. While the temple stood, the ceremonial rites and customs received constant illustration, and were transmitted directly from father to son in the priestly families. Hence, there was little need of writing them down. But when most of the priests were carried captive to Babylonia, as in 597 B.C., and ten years later the temple
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament

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