1 H2856 Now those who sealed H5166 were: Nehemiah H8660 the governor, H1121 the son H2446 of Hacaliah, H6667 and Zedekiah,
9 H3881 The Levites: H3442 namely, Jeshua H1121 the son H245 of Azaniah, H1131 Binnui H1121 of the sons H2582 of Henadad, H6934 Kadmiel;
10 H251 and their brothers, H7645 Shebaniah, H1941 Hodiah, H7042 Kelita, H6411 Pelaiah, H2605 Hanan,
14 H7218 The chiefs H5971 of the people: H6551 Parosh, H6355 Pahathmoab, H5867 Elam, H2240 Zattu, H1137 Bani,
28 H7605 The rest H5971 of the people, H3548 the priests, H3881 the Levites, H7778 the porters, H7891 the singers, H5411 the Nethinim, H914 and all those who had separated H5971 themselves from the peoples H776 of the lands H8451 to the law H430 of God, H802 their wives, H1121 their sons, H1323 and their daughters, H3045 everyone who had knowledge, H995 and understanding—
29 H2388 they joined H251 with their brothers, H117 their nobles, H935 and entered H423 into a curse, H7621 and into an oath, H3212 to walk H430 in God's H8451 law, H5414 which was given H3027 by H4872 Moses H5650 the servant H430 of God, H8104 and to observe H6213 and do H4687 all the commandments H3068 of Yahweh H3068 our Lord, H4941 and his ordinances H2706 and his statutes;
30 H5414 and that we would not give H1323 our daughters H5971 to the peoples H776 of the land, H3947 nor take H1323 their daughters H1121 for our sons;
31 H5971 and if the peoples H776 of the land H935 bring H4728 wares H7668 or any grain H7676 on the Sabbath H3117 day H4376 to sell, H3947 that we would not buy H7676 of them on the Sabbath, H6944 or on a holy H3117 day; H5203 and that we would forego H7637 the seventh H8141 year, H4853 and the exaction H3027 of every debt.
32 H5975 Also we made H4687 ordinances H5414 for ourselves, to charge H8141 ourselves yearly H7992 with the third part H8255 of a shekel H5656 for the service H1004 of the house H430 of our God;
33 H4635 for the show bread, H8548 and for the continual H4503 meal offering, H8548 and for the continual H5930 burnt offering, H7676 for the Sabbaths, H2320 for the new moons, H4150 for the set feasts, H6944 and for the holy H2403 things, and for the sin offerings H3722 to make atonement H3478 for Israel, H4399 and for all the work H1004 of the house H430 of our God.
34 H5307 We cast H1486 lots, H3548 the priests, H3881 the Levites, H5971 and the people, H6086 for the wood H7133 offering, H935 to bring H1004 it into the house H430 of our God, H1 according to our fathers' H1004 houses, H6256 at times H2163 appointed, H8141 year H8141 by year, H1197 to burn H4196 on the altar H3068 of Yahweh H430 our God, H3789 as it is written H8451 in the law;
35 H935 and to bring H1061 the first fruits H127 of our ground, H1061 and the first fruits H6529 of all fruit H6086 of all kinds of trees, H8141 year H8141 by year, H1004 to the house H3068 of Yahweh;
36 H1060 also the firstborn H1121 of our sons, H929 and of our livestock, H3789 as it is written H8451 in the law, H1062 and the firstborn H1241 of our herds H6629 and of our flocks, H935 to bring H1004 to the house H430 of our God, H3548 to the priests H8334 who minister H1004 in the house H430 of our God;
37 H935 and that we should bring H7225 the first fruits H6182 of our dough, H8641 and our wave offerings, H6529 and the fruit H6086 of all kinds of trees, H8492 the new wine H3323 and the oil, H3548 to the priests, H3957 to the rooms H1004 of the house H430 of our God; H4643 and the tithes H127 of our ground H3881 to the Levites; H3881 for they, the Levites, H6237 take the tithes H5892 in all the cities H5656 of our tillage.
38 H3548 The priest H1121 the son H175 of Aaron H3881 shall be with the Levites, H3881 when the Levites H6237 take tithes: H3881 and the Levites H5927 shall bring up H4643 the tithe H4643 of the tithes H1004 to the house H430 of our God, H3957 to the rooms, H214 into the treasure H1004 house.
39 H1121 For the children H3478 of Israel H1121 and the children H3878 of Levi H935 shall bring H8641 the wave offering H1715 of the grain, H8492 of the new wine, H3323 and of the oil, H3957 to the rooms, H3627 where are the vessels H4720 of the sanctuary, H3548 and the priests H8334 who minister, H7778 and the porters, H7891 and the singers. H5800 We will not forsake H1004 the house H430 of our God.