Nehemiah 10:30 Cross References - MLV

30 And that we would not give our daughters to the peoples of the land, nor take their daughters for our sons.

Exodus 34:16

16 and you take of their daughters to your sons and their daughters play the prostitute after their gods and make your sons play the prostitute after their gods.

Deuteronomy 7:3

3 Neither will you make marriages with them. Your daughter you will not give to his son, nor his daughter will you take to your son.

Ezra 9:1-3

1 Now when these things were done, the rulers drew near to me, saying, The people of Israel and the priests and the Levites, have not separated themselves from the peoples of the lands, doing according to their abominations, even of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Perizzites, the Jebusites, the Ammonites, the Moabites, the Egyptians and the Amorites. 2 For they have taken of their daughters for themselves and for their sons, so that the holy seed have mingled themselves with the peoples of the lands. Yes, the hand of the heads and rulers has been chief in this trespass.
3 And when I heard this thing, I tore my garment and my robe and plucked off the hair of my head and of my beard and sat down confounded.

Ezra 9:12-14

12 Now therefore do not give your* daughters to their sons, neither take their daughters to your* sons, nor seek their peace or their prosperity forever, that you* may be strong and eat the good of the land and leave it for an inheritance to your* sons until everlasting.
13 And after all that has come upon us for our evil deeds and for our great guilt, seeing that you, our God, have punished us less than our iniquities deserve and have given us such a remnant, 14 will we again break your commandments and make a marriage-agreement with the peoples who do these abominations? Would you not be angry with us till you had consumed us, so that there should be no remnant, nor any to escape?

Ezra 10:10-12

10 And Ezra the priest stood up and said to them, You* have trespassed and have married foreign women to increase the guilt of Israel. 11 Now therefore make confession to Jehovah, the God of your* fathers and do his pleasure and separate yourselves from the peoples of the land and from the foreign women.
12 Then all the assembly answered and said with a loud voice, As you have said concerning us, so must we do.

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