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SUMMARY OF THE BOOK OF NEHEMIAH



BIBLICAL PERIOD #9 THE REMNANT OF JUDAH RETURNS
FOCUS RECONSTRUCTION OF THE WALLS OF JERUSALEM RESTORATION OF THE PEOPLE OF JUDAH
THE COVENANT THE SINAI COVENANT
SCRIPTURE 1:1right arrow, to 3:1right arrow, to 8:1right arrow, to 11:1–13:31
DIVISION Preparation Reconstruction Covenant Renewal Covenant Obedience
TOPIC Political Spiritual
Construction Instruction
LOCATION JERUSALEM
TIME 19 YEARS


TIME LINE (BC)
WORLD EMPIRES: PERSIA—————————————————————Greece——————Hellenistic States————
Judah, vassal state of Persia————————————————————

538 BC 516 BC 483-473 BC 458 BC 444 BC 336 BC 323 BC 250 BC
1st return of exiles to Judah Jerusalem is Rebuilt! Esther, Queen of Persia 2nd return of exiles with priest Ezra 3rd return. Nehemiah rebuilds walls of Jerusalem Alexander the Great invades Persia Death of Alexander Greek translation of Bible (Septuagint)