The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
house of the LORD which is at Jerusalem, offered freely for the house of
God to set it up in his place:
EZR 2:69 They gave after their ability unto the treasure of the work
threescore and one thousand drams of gold, and five thousand pound of
silver, and one hundred priests' garments.
EZR 2:70 So the priests, and the Levites, and some of the people, and
the singers, and the porters, and the Nethinims, dwelt in their cities,
and all Israel in their cities.
EZR 3:1 And when the seventh month was come, and the children of Israel
were in the cities, the people gathered themselves together as one man
King James Bible