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Nehemiah 13:8

    Nehemiah 13:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it grieved me sore: therefore I cast forth all the household stuff of Tobiah out of the chamber.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it grieved me sore: therefore I cast forth all the household stuff to Tobiah out of the chamber.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it grieved me sore: therefore I cast forth all the household stuff of Tobiah out of the chamber.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And it was evil in my eyes: so I had all Tobiah's things put out of the room.

    Webster's Revision

    And it grieved me sore: therefore I cast forth all the household stuff of Tobiah out of the chamber.

    World English Bible

    It grieved me severely: therefore I cast forth all the household stuff of Tobiah out of the room.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it grieved me sore: therefore I cast forth all the household stuff of Tobiah out of the chamber.

    Definitions for Nehemiah 13:8

    Cast - Worn-out; old; cast-off.

    Clarke's Commentary on Nehemiah 13:8

    I cast forth all the household stuff of Tobiah - He acted as Jesus Christ did when he found the courts of the Lord's house profaned: He overthrew the tables of the moneychangers, and the seats of those who sold doves.

    Wesley's Notes on Nehemiah 13:8

    13:8 Grieved me - That so sacred a place should be polluted by one who in many respects ought not to come there, being no priest, a stranger, an Ammonite, and one of the worst of that people; and that all this should be done by the permission and order of the high - priest.