Treasury of Scripture
But the former governors that had been before me were chargeable to the people, and had taken of them bread and wine, beside forty shekels of silver; yes, even their servants bore rule over the people: but so did not I, because of the fear of God.
1 Samuel 2:15-17 Also before they burnt the fat, the priest's servant came, and said to the man that sacrificed, Give flesh to roast for the priest...
1 Samuel 8:15 And he will take the tenth of your seed, and of your vineyards, and give to his officers, and to his servants.
Proverbs 29:12 If a ruler listen to lies, all his servants are wicked.
Matthew 5:47 And if you salute your brothers only, what do you more than others? do not even the publicans so?
2 Corinthians 11:9 And when I was present with you, and wanted, I was chargeable to no man...
2 Corinthians 12:13 For what is it wherein you were inferior to other churches, except it be that I myself was not burdensome to you?...
Nehemiah 5:9 Also I said, It is not good that you do...
Job 31:23 For destruction from God was a terror to me, and by reason of his highness I could not endure.
Psalm 112:1 Praise you the LORD. Blessed is the man that fears the LORD, that delights greatly in his commandments.
Psalm 147:11 The LORD takes pleasure in them that fear him, in those that hope in his mercy.
Proverbs 16:6 By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the LORD men depart from evil.
Ecclesiastes 12:13,14 Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man...
Isaiah 50:10 Who is among you that fears the LORD, that obeys the voice of his servant, that walks in darkness, and has no light?...
Luke 18:2-4 Saying, There was in a city a judge, which feared not God, neither regarded man...
Strong's ConcordanceBut the former governors that [had been] before me were chargeable unto the people, and had taken of them bread and wine, beside forty shekels of silver; yea, even their servants bare rule over the people: but so did not I, because of the fear of God.
Topical BibleAct Addition Assistants Bare Beside Besides Bore Bread Burden Burdens Chargeable Didn't Domineered Earlier Fear Former Forty Governors Heavy Laid Lorded Lords Placed Preceding Rate Responsible Reverence Rule Ruled Rulers Servants Shekels Silver Supported Themselves Upkeep Wine Yea Yes
Nehemiah Chapter 5 Verse 15
Alphabetical: a act addition also and assistants because before besides bread burden burdens But did do domineered earlier even fear food for former forty from God governors heavy I in it laid like lorded me not of on out over people placed preceding reverence servants shekels silver so that the Their them those to took were who wine
OT History: Nehemiah 5:15 But the former governors who were before (Neh Ne)