3:1 Then Eliashib the high priest arose with his brethren the
priests, and they built the sheep-gate; they sanctified it, and
set up the doors of it; even to the tower of Meah they
sanctified it, to the tower of Hananeel.
3:2 And next to him built the men of Jericho. And next to them
built Zaccur the son of Imri.
3:3 But the fish-gate did the sons of Hassenaah build, who
[also] laid its beams, and set up its doors, its locks and its
3:4 And next to them repaired Meremoth the son of Urijah, the
son of Koz. And next to them repaired Meshullam the son of
Berechiah, the son of Meshezabeel. And next to them repaired
Zadok the son of Baana.
3:5 And next to them the Tekoites repaired; but their nobles put
not their necks to the work of their LORD.
3:6 Moreover, the old gate repaired Jehoiada the son of Paseah,
and Meshullam the son of Besodeiah; they laid its beams, and
set up its doors, and its locks, and its bars.
3:7 And next to them repaired Melatiah the Gibeonite, and Jadon
the Meronothite, the men of Gibeon, and of Mizpah, to the
throne of the governor on this side of the river.
3:8 Next to him repaired Uzziel the son of Harhaiah, of the
goldsmiths. Next to him also repaired Hananiah the son of [one
of] the apothecaries, and they fortified Jerusalem to the broad
3:9 And next to them repaired Rephaiah the son of Hur, the ruler
of the half part of Jerusalem.
3:10 And next to them repaired Jedaiah the son of Harumaph, even
over against his house. And next to him repaired Hattush the
son of Hashabniah.
3:11 Malchijah the son of Harim, and Hashub the son of
Pahath-moab, repaired the other piece, and the tower of the
3:12 And next to him repaired Shallum the son of Halohesh, the
ruler of the half part of Jerusalem, he and his daughters.
3:13 The valley-gate repaired Hanun, and the inhabitants of
Zanoah; they built it, and set up its doors, its locks, and its
bars, and a thousand cubits on the wall to the dung-gate.
3:14 But the dung-gate repaired Malchiah the son of Rechab, the
ruler of part of Beth-haccerem; he built it, and set up its
doors, its locks, and its bars.
3:15 But the gate of the fountain repaired Shallun the son of
Col-hozeh, the ruler of part of Mizpah; he built it, and
covered it, and set up its doors, its locks, and its bars, and
the wall of the pool of Siloah by the king's garden, and to the
stairs that go down from the city of David.
3:16 After him repaired Nehemiah the son of Azbuk, the ruler of
the half part of Beth-zur, to [the place] over against the
sepulchers of David, and to the pool that was made, and to the
house of the mighty.
3:17 After him repaired the Levites Rehum the son of Bani. Next
to him repaired Hashabiah the ruler of the half part of Keilah,
in his part.
3:18 After him repaired their brethren, Bavai the son of
Henadad, the ruler of the half part of Keilah.
3:19 And next to him repaired Ezer the son of Jeshua, the ruler
of Mizpah, another piece over against the ascent to the armory,
at the turning [of the wall].
3:20 After him Baruch the son of Zabbai, earnestly repaired the
other piece, from the turning [of the wall] to the door of the
house of Eliashib the high priest.
3:21 After him repaired Meremoth the son of Urijah the son of
Koz another piece, from the door of the house of Eliashib, even
to the end of the house of Eliashib.
3:22 And after him repaired the priests, the men of the plain.
3:23 After him repaired Benjamin and Hashub, over against their
house. After him repaired Azariah, the son of Maaseiah, the son
of Ananiah, by his house.
3:24 After him repaired Binnui, the son of Henadad, another
piece, from the house of Azariah to the turning [of the wall],
even to the corner.
3:25 Palal, the son of Uzai, over against the turning [of the
wall], and the tower which lieth out from the king's high
house, that [was] by the court of the prison. After him
Pedaiah, the son of Parosh.
3:26 Moreover, the Nethinims dwelt in Ophel, to [the place] over
against the water-gate towards the east, and the projecting
3:27 After them the Tekoites repaired another piece, over
against the great projecting tower, even to the wall of Ophel.
3:28 From above the horse-gate repaired the priests, every one
over against his house.
3:29 After them repaired Zadok the son of Immer over against his
house. After him repaired also Shemaiah the son of Shechaniah,
the keeper of the east gate.
3:30 After him repaired Hananiah the son of Shelemiah, and Hanun
the sixth son of Zalaph, another piece. After him repaired
Meshullam the son of Berechiah over against his chamber.
3:31 After him repaired Malchiah the goldsmith's son, to the
place of the Nethinims, and of the merchants, over against the
gate Miphkad, and to the ascent of the corner.
3:32 And between the ascent of the corner to the sheep-gate
repaired the goldsmiths and the merchants.