And if your people Israel are defeated before the enemy, because they have sinned against you; and shall return and confess your name, and pray and make supplication before you in this house;
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And the king called Joiada the prince, and said to him: why hast thou had no care to constrain the Levites to bring in out of Juda and Jerusalem the money, that was (a) appointed of Moses the servant of our Lord, that all the multitude of Israel should bring it in into the tabernacle of testimony?
(a) By the law every one paid yearly half a sicle, towards the repairing of the tabernacle and so afterwards of the temple. Ex. 30