Do not cover up their iniquity or let their sin be blotted out from Your sight, for they have provoked the builders.
Cross ReferencesNehemiah 4:6
So we rebuilt the wall until all of it was joined together up to half its height, for the people had a mind to work.
Add iniquity to their iniquity; let them not share in Your righteousness.
May they be erased from the book of life and not listed with the righteous.
May the iniquity of his fathers be remembered before the LORD, and the sin of his mother never be erased.
So mankind is brought low, and man is humbled--do not forgive them!
But You, O LORD, know all their deadly plots against me. Do not wipe out their guilt or blot out their sin from Your sight. Let them be overthrown before You; deal with them in the time of Your anger.
Let all their wickedness come before You, and deal with them as You have dealt with me because of all my transgressions. For my groans are many, and my heart is faint.
Chapter Outline1. While the enemies scoff, Nehemiah prays and continues the work
7. Understanding the wrath and secrets of the enemy, he sets a watch
13. He arms the laborers
19. and gives military precepts
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
2 Timothy 4:14
Psalm 51:1, 9
before the builders
Isaiah 36:11, 12
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