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went up by the stairs of the city of David, at the going up of the wall,
above the house of David, even unto the water gate eastward.
NEH 12:38 And the other company of them that gave thanks went over
against them, and I after them, and the half of the people upon the
wall, from beyond the tower of the furnaces even unto the broad wall;
NEH 12:39 And from above the gate of Ephraim, and above the old gate,
and above the fish gate, and the tower of Hananeel, and the tower of
Meah, even unto the sheep gate: and they stood still in the prison gate.
NEH 12:40 So stood the two companies of them that gave thanks in the
house of God, and I, and the half of the rulers with me:
NEH 12:41 And the priests; Eliakim, Maaseiah, Miniamin, Michaiah,
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