Nehemiah 4:17-18,21

Nehemiah 4:17-18 NIV

who were building the wall. Those who carried materials did their work with one hand and held a weapon in the other, and each of the builders wore his sword at his side as he worked. But the man who sounded the trumpet stayed with me.
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Nehemiah 4:21 NIV

So we continued the work with half the men holding spears, from the first light of dawn till the stars came out.
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