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an Old Testament book telling how a Jewish official at the court of Artaxerxes I in 444 BC became a leader in rebuilding Jerusalem after the Babylonian Captivity

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Nehemiah UCHA Chairman Kwadwo Owusu-Darko comments: "As an accountable and accessible landlord, we do so much more than provide decent, affordable housing for single people, families, couples and the elderly across the Midlands.
See also, Nehemiah Robinson, 1949 COMMENTARY, supra note 2 (referencing unanimous adoption of the Convention).
Ian Stewart of Fast Track, the company which organises major UK Athletics international meetings, accused Nehemiah of breaching Gatlin's contract.
Ian Stewart, of Fast Track, the company that organises the major UK Athletics international meetings, accused Nehemiah of breaching Gatlin's contract.
Nehemiah seemed to have told the American newspaper Gatlin's agreement to appear at the Tyneside meeting did not include racing his arch-rival.
When these young pro-lifers left Camp Esther and Camp Nehemiah, they departed better educated and more passionate than ever to take on the death culture--and win.
Both Nehemiah and Jesus are concerned with bringing life to their communities--Nehemiah through the reading and understanding of the Torah, and Jesus by bringing the good news of the Torah to the here and now.
Nehemiah and Dessa first confront each other in Sheriff Hughes's cellar, where Dessa is confined, pregnant, and awaiting execution.
But former world record holder Renaldo Nehemiah believes American duo Allen Johnson and Mark Crear will be the real men to watch.
When Nehemiah heard from visitors the miserable condition of Jerusalem, he turned to God weeping and fasting to plead for the restoration of Israel, according to God's promise to forgive his penitent people.
Waugh, who resumed on an overnight 141, fell on 199, trapped lbw by off- spinner Nehemiah Perry.
The primary liturgical elements of this community were prayer, Scripture reading, proclamation, and blessings (Gerstenberger draws on Ezra and Nehemiah for his reconstruction, 6-10).
Wise and compassionate, Nehemiah inquired into the welfare of the Jerusalemites while he was living far away from them.
King Artaxerxes of Persia gave documents to his servant Nehemiah in 455 B.