SEV Biblia, Chapter 5:6 Â¶ Y me enojé en gran manera cuando oí su clamor y estas palabras.
John Gill's Bible Commentary Ver. 6. And I was very angry when I heard their cry, and these words .] Their complaint expressed in this manner; it not only raised pity and compassion in his breast towards these poor distressed people, but indignation at the rich that oppressed them.
Matthew Henry Commentary Verses 6-13 - Nehemiah knew that, if he built Jerusalem's walls ever so high, s thick, or so strong, the city could not be safe while there wer abuses. The right way to reform men's lives, is to convince their consciences. If you walk in the fear of God, you will not be eithe covetous of worldly gain, or cruel toward your brethren. Nothin exposes religion more to reproach, than the worldliness an hard-heartedness of the professors of it. Those that rigorously insis upon their right, with a very ill grace try to persuade others to giv up theirs. In reasoning with selfish people, it is good to contras their conduct with that of others who are liberal; but it is best to point to His example, who though he was rich, yet for our sakes becam poor, that we, through his poverty, might be rich, 2Co 8:9. They di according to promise. Good promises are good things, but goo performances are better.
Original Hebrew ויחר 2734 לי מאד 3966 כאשׁר 834 שׁמעתי 8085 את 853 זעקתם 2201 ואת 853 הדברים 1697 האלה׃ 428