Nehemiah 4:13
So I stationed men behind the lowest sections of the wall, at the vulnerable areas. I stationed them by families with their swords, spears, and bows.
Cross References
Nehemiah 4:12
At that time the Jews who lived nearby came and told us ten times over, "Wherever you turn, they will attack us."

Nehemiah 4:17
who were rebuilding the wall. The laborers who carried materials worked with one hand and held a weapon with the other.

Nehemiah 4:18
And each of the builders worked with his sword strapped at his side. But the trumpeter stayed beside me.

Treasury of Scripture
Therefore set I in the lower places behind the wall, and on the higher places, I even set the people after their families with their swords, their spears, and their bows.


Genesis 32:13-20
And he lodged there that same night; and took of that which came to his hand a present for Esau his brother; …

2 Chronicles 32:2-8
And when Hezekiah saw that Sennacherib was come, and that he was purposed to fight against Jerusalem, …

Psalm 112:5
A good man sheweth favour, and lendeth: he will guide his affairs with discretion.

in the lower places.

Nehemiah 4:17,18
They which builded on the wall, and they that bare burdens, with those that laded, every one with one of his hands wrought in the work, and with the other hand held a weapon…

Song of Solomon 3:7,8
Behold his bed, which is Solomon's; threescore valiant men are about it, of the valiant of Israel…

Ephesians 6:11-20
Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil…


Nehemiah 4:12
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