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commandments of the LORD, and of his statutes to Israel.
EZR 7:12 Artaxerxes, king of kings, unto Ezra the priest, a scribe of
the law of the God of heaven, perfect peace, and at such a time.
EZR 7:13 I make a decree, that all they of the people of Israel, and of
his priests and Levites, in my realm, which are minded of their own
freewill to go up to Jerusalem, go with thee.
EZR 7:14 Forasmuch as thou art sent of the king, and of his seven
counsellors, to enquire concerning Judah and Jerusalem, according to the
law of thy God which is in thine hand;
EZR 7:15 And to carry the silver and gold, which the king and his
counsellors have freely offered unto the God of Israel, whose habitation
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