Nehemiah 7:25
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New International Version
of Gibeon 95

King James Bible
The children of Gibeon, ninety and five.

Darby Bible Translation
The children of Gibeon, ninety-five.

World English Bible
The children of Gibeon, ninety-five.

Young's Literal Translation
Sons of Gibeon: ninety and five.

Nehemiah 7:25 Parallel
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The children of Bigval, two thousand threescore and seven - Some MSS. read two thousand and sixty-six, as in Ezra 2:14.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Gibeon (Gibeon is probably a mistake for Gibbar, or the contrary; though this person may have been called by both names.)

Ezra 2:20 The children of Gibbar, ninety and five.


"Take My Yoke Upon You, and Learn of Me," &C.
Matt. xi. 20.--"Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me," &c. Self love is generally esteemed infamous and contemptible among men. It is of a bad report every where, and indeed as it is taken commonly, there is good reason for it, that it should be hissed out of all societies, if reproaching and speaking evil of it would do it. But to speak the truth, the name is not so fit to express the thing, for that which men call self love, may rather be called self hatred. Nothing is more pernicious to a man's
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

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

Nehemiah 7:24
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