14 Therefore art thou sent of the king and his seven counselors, to [a]enquire in Judah and Jerusalem, according to the Law of thy God, which is in [b]thine hand,

15 And to carry the silver and the gold, which the king and his counselors willingly offer unto the God of Israel (whose habitation is in Jerusalem)

16 And all the silver and gold that thou canst find in all the province of Babel, with the free offering of the people, and that which the Priests offer willingly to the house of their God which is in Jerusalem,

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Footnotes

  1. Ezra 7:14 To examine who lived according to the Law.
  2. Ezra 7:14 Whereof thou art expert.

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