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A commentary on one of the most interesting for the modern reader books of the Bible.

ABBREVIATIONS xvii trans. = transitive. txt. err. = textual error. v., vv. = verse, verses. xv v. = vide, see. vb. = verb. v. i. = vide infra, see below. v. s. = vide supra, see above V. OTHER SIGNS. † prefixed indicates all passages cited || parallel, of words or clauses chiefly synonymous. = equivalent, equals. + plus denotes that other passages might be cited. ″ = sign of abbreviation in He-brew words. VI. NAMES RECURRING FREQUENTLY. Art. = Artaxerxes I Longi-manus. Art. II. = Artaxerxes II Mnemon. Cy. = Cyrus. Dar. = Darius I. Jes. = Jeshua or Joshua. Neh. = Nehemiah. Sanb. = Sanballat. Shes. = Sheshbazzar. To. = Tobiah. Zer. = Zerubbabel. VII. REMARKS. Biblical passages are cited according to the verses of the Hebrew text. Numerals raised above the line ( 1) after numerals designating chapters indicate verses ( Gn. 63); ( 2) after proper names refer to sections of gram-mars or pages of books ( Ges. § 42).   C h a p t e r   Home | T O C | I n d e x

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Ezra and Nehemiah


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Front MatterTitle PageCopyright PageDedication PagePREFACE.CONTENTSABBREVIATIONSINTRODUCTION 1. THE ORIGINAL FORM OF THE BOOKS 2. THE DATE 3. THE CONTENTS OF THE BOOKS 4. THE CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER 5. THE TWO EDITIONS OF EZRANEHEMIAH 6. 1 ESDRAS 7. THE SEMITIC TEXT 8. THE SOURCES 9. THE SAMARITAN OPPOSITION 10. THE DATE OF EZRA'S MISSION 11. THE HISTORY OF THE PERSIAN PERIOD 12. CHAPTER AND VERSE DIVISIONS 13. LITERATURECOMMENTARY ONEZRA 1 THE END OF THE BABYLONIAN EXILEEZRA 2 169 THE CENSUS OF RETURNED EXILESEZRA 2 704 3 THE HEBREW STORY OF THE REBUILDING OF THE TEMPLEEZRA 4 24b6 18 THE ARAMAIC ACCOUNT OF THE REBUILDING OF THE TEMPLEEZRA 6 1922 THE OBSERVANCE OF THE PASSOVEREZRA 4 46 THE COMPLAINT TO XERXESEZRA 4 724a THE ARTAXERXES LETTERS.NE. 1, 2 NEHEMIAH BECOMES GOVERNOR OF JUDAHNE. 3 132 THE DISTRIBUTION OF THE WORK ON THE WALLNE. 3 334 17 THE EFFORTS OF THE ENEMY TO STOP THE WORK ON THE WALLSNE. 5 THE ECONOMIC DIFFICULTIES WHICH CONFRONTED NEHEMIAHNE. 6 FURTHER EFFORTS OF SANBALLAT AND THE OTHERS TO THWART NEHEMIAHNE. 7 15 THE DOORS ARE PUT IN PLACE... NEHEMIAH CALLS A GENERAL ASSEMBLYNE. 11 THE DISTRIBUTION OF THE POPULATION OF JUDAHNE. 12 126 A LIST OF PRIESTS AND LEVITESNE. 12 2743 THE DEDICATION OF THE WALLSNE. 12 4447 PROVISION TO SECURE THE COLLECTION OF THE PRIESTLY REVENUESNE. 13 NEHEMIAH'S SECOND ADMINISTRATIONEZRA 710 THE HISTORY OF EZRANE. 810 THE READING OF THE LAWINDEX
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