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(A)Solomon selected seventy thousand men to bear burdens, eighty thousand to quarry stone in the mountains, and three thousand six hundred to oversee them.

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18 And he made (A)seventy thousand of them bearers of burdens, eighty thousand stonecutters in the mountain, and three thousand six hundred overseers to make the people work.

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Restoration of the Temple Begins

Now in the second month of the second year of their coming to the house of God at Jerusalem, (A)Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, Jeshua the son of [a]Jozadak, and the rest of their brethren the priests and the Levites, and all those who had come out of the captivity to Jerusalem, began work (B)and appointed the Levites from twenty years old and above to oversee the work of the house of the Lord.

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Footnotes

  1. Ezra 3:8 Jehozadak, 1 Chr. 6:14

Then Jeshua with his sons and brothers, Kadmiel with his sons, and the sons of [a]Judah, arose as one to oversee those working on the house of God: the sons of Henadad with their sons and their brethren the Levites.

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Footnotes

  1. Ezra 3:9 Hodaviah, Ezra 2:40

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