And he spakebefore his brethren and the army of Samaria, and said, What do thesefeebleJews? willtheyfortifythemselves? willtheysacrifice? willtheymake an end in a day? willtheyrevive the stones out of the heaps of the rubbishwhich are burned?
But it came to pass, thatwhenSanballat, and Tobiah, and the Arabians, and the Ammonites, and the Ashdodites, heardthat the walls of Jerusalemweremade up, and that the breachesbegan to be stopped, thentheywereverywroth,
And I looked, and rose up, and saidunto the nobles, and to the rulers, and to the rest of the people, Be not ye afraid of them: remember the Lord, which is great and terrible, and fight for yourbrethren, yoursons, and yourdaughters, yourwives, and yourhouses.
And it came to passfromthattimeforth, that the half of my servantswrought in the work, and the otherhalf of themheldboth the spears, the shields, and the bows, and the habergeons; and the rulerswerebehind all the house of Judah.