New International Version
The second choir proceeded in the opposite direction. I followed them on top of the wall, together with half the people--past the Tower of the Ovens to the Broad Wall,
King James Bible
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;
Darby Bible Translation
And the second choir went in the opposite direction upon the wall, and I after them, and the half of the people, from beyond the tower of the furnaces even to the broad wall;
World English Bible
The other company of those who gave thanks went to meet them, and I after them, with the half of the people, on the wall, above the tower of the furnaces, even to the broad wall,
Young's Literal Translation
And the second thanksgiving company that is going over-against, and I after it, and half of the people on the wall from beyond the tower of the furnaces and unto the broad wall,
Nehemiah 12:38 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The broad wall - What part this was, we know not: it might have been a place designed for a public promenade, or a parade for assembling the troops or guard of the temple.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryThe Joy of the Lord, the Strength of his People
LAST Sabbath day in the morning I spoke of the birth of our Saviour as being full of joy to the people of God, and, indeed, to all nations. We then looked at the joy from a distance; we will now in contemplation draw nearer to it, and perhaps as we consider it, and remark the multiplied reasons for its existence, some of those reasons may operate upon our own hearts, and we may go out of this house of prayer ourselves partakers of the exceeding great joy. We shall count it to have been a successful …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 17: 1871
Uzziel son of Harhaiah, one of the goldsmiths, repaired the next section; and Hananiah, one of the perfume-makers, made repairs next to that. They restored Jerusalem as far as the Broad Wall.
Malkijah son of Harim and Hasshub son of Pahath-Moab repaired another section and the Tower of the Ovens.
I had the leaders of Judah go up on top of the wall. I also assigned two large choirs to give thanks. One was to proceed on top of the wall to the right, toward the Dung Gate.
Jump to PreviousBroad Choir Company Direction Far Furnaces Half Meet Opposite Ovens Over-Against Praise Proceeded Second Thanks Thanksgiving Top Tower Wall
Jump to NextBroad Choir Company Direction Far Furnaces Half Meet Opposite Ovens Over-Against Praise Proceeded Second Thanks Thanksgiving Top Tower Wall
LinksNehemiah 12:38 NIV
Nehemiah 12:38 NLT
Nehemiah 12:38 ESV
Nehemiah 12:38 NASB
Nehemiah 12:38 KJV
Nehemiah 12:38 Bible Apps
Nehemiah 12:38 Biblia Paralela
Nehemiah 12:38 Chinese Bible
Nehemiah 12:38 French Bible
Nehemiah 12:38 German Bible
Nehemiah 12:38 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.