|Nehemiah 9:26-28 |
26 Nevertheless they were disobedient, and rebelled against you, and cast your law behind their backs, and slew your prophets who testified against them to turn them to you, and they committed great blasphemies.
27 Therefore you delivered them into the hand of their enemies, who oppressed them; and in the time of their trouble, when they cried to you, you heard them from heaven; and according to your manifold mercies you gave them saviours, who saved them out of the hand of their enemies.
28 But after they had rest, they did evil again before you. Therefore you left them in the land of their enemies, so that the enemies had the dominion over them: yet when they returned, and cried to you, you heard them from heaven; and many times you delivered them according to your mercies;