Ezra 8:14

Of the sons also of Bigvai; Uthai, and Zaccur, and with them seventy men.
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AD 735
“These are their family heads, and this is the genealogy of those who went up with me from Babylonia, in the reign of King Artaxerxes: Of the descendants of Phinehas, Gershom,” and so on until the end of the genealogy. He carefully enumerates the leaders who came up with him from Babylon and unfolds their genealogy. He takes pains, too, to add their total, which reached ,, to suggest that the names of those who come up from the “confusion” of this world are contained in the book of life of the Lamb. But also all teachers [i.e., the heads of the families] of God’s people receive increases in their eternal reward commensurate with the number of souls they have acquired for the Lord, according to that parable in the Gospel wherein the good and wise servant said, “Master, your pound has earned ten pounds,” and the master replied, “Take charge of ten cities,” which is to say, “appear more glorious in the heavenly kingdom because of the life of those whom you have taught.”

George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Zachur. Hebrew and Septuagint, "Zabud. "(Calmet) Two letters have been mistaken. (Haydock)

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

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