|Nehemiah 3 |
1 Then Eliashib, the high priest, rose up with his brothers the priests, and they built the sheep gate; they set up its doors and then sanctified it; they sanctified it as far as to the Tower of Hameah and the Tower of Hananeel.
2 Next to him the men of Jericho were building. And next to them Zaccur the son of Imri was building.
3 But the fish gate was built by the sons of Hassenaah, who also laid its beams, set up its doors, its locks, and its bars.
4 Working on repairs next to them was Meremoth, the son of Urijah, the son of Koz. And next to them working on repairs was Meshullam, the son of Berechiah, the son of Meshezabeel. Next to them Zadok the son of Baana worked on repairs.
5 And next to them the Tekoites worked at repairs; but their nobles put not help with the work of their LORD.
6 Moreover the old gate working on repairs were Jehoiada the son of Paseah, and Meshullam the son of Besodeiah; they laid the beams thereof, and set up the doors thereof, and the locks thereof, and the bars thereof.
7 And next to them working on repairs were Melatiah the Gibeonite, and Jadon the Meronothite, the men of Gibeon, and of Mizpah, to the throne of the governor on this side the river.
8 Next to him working on repairs was Uzziel the son of Harhaiah, of the goldsmiths. Next to him also working on repairs was Hananiah the son of one of the apothecaries, and they fortified Jerusalem to the broad wall.
9 And next to them working on repairs Rephaiah the son of Hur, the ruler of the half part of Jerusalem.
10 And next to them working on repairs was Jedaiah the son of Harumaph, even over against his house. And next to him working on repairs Hattush the son of Hashabniah.
11 Malchijah the son of Harim, and Hashub the son of Pahathmoab, rebuilt the other piece, and the tower of the furnaces.
12 And next to him working on repairs were Shallum the son of Halohesh, the ruler of the half part of Jerusalem, with his daughters.
13 The valley gate was rebuilt by Hanun and the inhabitants of Zanoah; they built it, set up its doors, its locks, and its bars, plus they rebuilt a thousand cubits [1500 ft] on the wall to the dung gate.
14 But the dung gate was rebuilt by Malchiah, the son of Rechab, the ruler of part of Bethhaccerem; he built it, set up the doors, its locks, and its bars.
15 But the gate of the fountain was rebuilt by Shallun the son of Colhozeh, the ruler of part of Mizpah; he built it, and covered it, and set up its doors, its locks, and its bars; plus he rebuilt the wall of the pool of Siloah by the king's garden, and to the stairs that go down from the city of David.
16 Nehemiah the son of Azbuk, the ruler of the half part of Bethzur, rebuilt the wall to the place over against the sepulchers of David, and to the pool man made pool and the house of the mighty.
17 After him working on repairs were the Levites, Rehum the son of Bani. Next to him working on repairs was Hashabiah, the ruler of the half part of Keilah, in his part.
18 After him working on repairs was their brothers, Bavai the son of Henadad, the ruler of the half part of Keilah.
19 And next to him working on repairs was Ezer the son of Jeshua, the ruler of Mizpah, another piece over against the way to the armoury at the turning of the wall.
20 After him Baruch the son of Zabbai earnestly rebuilt the other piece, from the turning of the wall to the door of the house of Eliashib the high priest.
21 After him working on repairs was Meremoth the son of Urijah the son of Koz another piece, from the door of the house of Eliashib even to the end of the house of Eliashib.
22 And after him working on repairs were the priests, the men of the plain.
23 After him working on repairs were Benjamin and Hashub over against their house. After him working on repairs was Azariah the son of Maaseiah the son of Ananiah by his house.
24 After him working on repairs was Binnui the son of Henadad another piece, from the house of Azariah to the turning of the wall, even to the corner.
25 Palal the son of Uzai, over against the turning of the wall, and the tower which lies out from the king's high house, that was by the court of the prison. After him Pedaiah the son of Parosh.
26 Moreover the Nethinims dwelled in Ophel, to the place over against the water gate toward the east, and the tower that lies out.
27 After them the Tekoites rebuilt another piece, over against the great tower that lies out, even to the wall of Ophel.
28 From above the horse gate working on repairs were the priests, everyone over against his house.
29 After them working on repairs was Zadok the son of Immer over against his house. After him working on repairs was also Shemaiah the son of Shechaniah, the keeper of the east gate.
30 After him working on repairs were Hananiah the son of Shelemiah, and Hanun the sixth son of Zalaph, another piece. After him working on repairs was Meshullam the son of Berechiah over against his chamber.
31 After him working on repairs was Malchiah the goldsmith's son to the place of the Nethinims, and of the merchants, over against the gate Miphkad, and to the going up of the corner.
32 And between the going up of the corner to the sheep gate working on repairs were the goldsmiths and the merchants.
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