The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
NEH 7:3 And I said unto them, Let not the gates of Jerusalem be opened
until the sun be hot; and while they stand by, let them shut the doors,
and bar them: and appoint watches of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, every
one in his watch, and every one to be over against his house.
NEH 7:4 Now the city was large and great: but the people were few
therein, and the houses were not builded.
NEH 7:5 And my God put into mine heart to gather together the nobles,
and the rulers, and the people, that they might be reckoned by
genealogy. And I found a register of the genealogy of them which came up
at the first, and found written therein,
King James Bible