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Nehemiah 7:1

    Nehemiah 7:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now it came to pass, when the wall was built, and I had set up the doors, and the porters and the singers and the Levites were appointed,

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now it came to pass, when the wall was built, and I had set up the doors, and the porters and the singers and the Levites were appointed,

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now it came to pass, when the wall was built, and I had set up the doors, and the porters and the singers and the Levites were appointed,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now when the building of the wall was complete and I had put up the doors, and the door-keepers and the music-makers and the Levites had been given their places,

    Webster's Revision

    Now it came to pass, when the wall was built, and I had set up the doors, and the porters and the singers and the Levites were appointed,

    World English Bible

    Now it happened, when the wall was built, and I had set up the doors, and the porters and the singers and the Levites were appointed,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now it came to pass, when the wall was built, and I had set up the doors, and the porters and the singers and the Levites were appointed,

    Barnes' Notes on Nehemiah 7:1

    Since the watch of the temple had hitherto been kept by porters, singers, and Levites 1 Chronicles 26:1-19, so now the watch of the entire city was committed to men of the same three classes, their experience pointing them out as the most suitable persons.