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Lift up your heads, O ye gates; and be ye lifted up, ye everlasting doors;...
7 Lift up your heads, O ye gates; and be ye lift up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in.
More than four or five times Nehemiah said to God to not to forget his good...
22 And I commanded the Levites that they should cleanse themselves, and that they should come and keep the gates, to sanctify the sabbath day. Remember me, O my God, concerning this also, and spare me according to the greatness of thy mercy.
What did he gain by sticking to to his forefather’s property? Life is greater...
1 Kings 21:3
3 But Naboth said to Ahab, "The LORD forbid that I should give the inheritance of my fathers to you!
John 3:1 - 15
1 There was a man of the Pharisees named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews. 2 This man came to Jesus by night and said to Him, "Rabbi, we know that You are a teacher come from God; for no one can do these signs that You do unless God is with him.