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Nehemiah 6:5

Then sent Sanballat his servant unto me in the same way the fifth time with an open letter in his hand;
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Letter. Hebrew, Septuagint, and Arabic add, "open: "but this word is not in Syriac. The letter might be an order to appear, or might be left open to signify that the bearer was a man of confidence, from whom Nehemias might receive any farther information; unless it was sent in this manner out of contempt. Gossem, the Arabian governor, chap. ii. 19. (Calmet)

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. - 2 Peter 1:20

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