Introduction to Nehemiah Chapter 13

This chapter relates the reformation of various abuses crept in among the Jews by Nehemiah, who removed the Moabites and Ammonites, mixed with them, Nehemiah 13:1, threw the household goods of Tobiah out of a chamber of the temple, and restored it to its former use, Nehemiah 13:4, took care that the Levites had their portion given them which had been kept from them, Nehemiah 13:10 prevented the profanation of the sabbath by selling goods on that day, Nehemiah 13:15, and put a stop to the marrying of strange wives, which had prevailed again among them,

Nehemiah 13:23.