Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

That I gave my brother Hanani, and Hananiah the ruler of the palace, charge over Jerusalem: for he was a faithful man, and feared God above many.

My brother

Hananiah

The ruler

Bible References

My brother

Nehemiah 1:2
that Hanani, one of my brethren, came, he and certain men of Judah; and I asked them concerning the Jews that had escaped, which were left of the captivity, and concerning Jerusalem.

Hananiah

Nehemiah 10:23
Hosea, Hananiah, Hashub,

The ruler

Nehemiah 2:8
and a letter unto Asaph, the keeper of the king's forest, that he may give me timber to make beams for the gates of the palace of the house and for the wall of the city and for the house that I shall enter into. And the king granted me, according to the good hand of the LORD upon me.

A faithful man

Numbers 12:7
My slave Moses is not so, who is faithful in all my house.
Psalm 101:6
My eyes shall be upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me; he that walks in the way of perfection, he shall serve me.
Daniel 6:4
Then the presidents and governors looked for occasions against Daniel on behalf of the kingdom, but they could find no occasion or fault because he was faithful, and no vice nor fault was found in him.
Matthew 24:45
Who then is the faithful and prudent slave, whom his lord has made ruler over his household to give them food in due season?
Matthew 25:21
His lord said unto him, Well done, thou good and faithful slave; thou hast been faithful over a few things; I will set thee over many things; enter thou into the joy of thy lord.
Luke 16:10
He that is faithful with little is faithful also with much, and he that is unjust with little is unjust also with much.
1 Corinthians 4:2
Moreover, it is required in stewards that each one be found faithful.
2 Timothy 2:2
And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.

Feared god

Nehemiah 5:15
But the former captains that had been before me had charged the people and had taken of them for bread and wine, upon forty shekels of silver; and in addition to this their servants bore rule over the people; but I did not do so because of the fear of God.
Genesis 42:18
And Joseph said unto them the third day, Do this and live, for I fear God.
Exodus 18:21
Moreover thou shalt consider out of all the people men of virtue, such as fear God, men of truth, hating covetousness, and place princes over them, of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties, and of tens.
2 Samuel 23:3
The God of Israel dictated unto me, the strong One of Israel spoke): He that rules over men must be just, ruling in the fear of God.
1 Kings 18:3
And Ahab called Obadiah, who was the governor of his house. (Now Obadiah feared the LORD greatly,
Job 1:1
There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God and departed from evil.
Isaiah 33:5
The LORD shall be exalted; he who dwells on the heights: for he has filled Zion with judgment and righteousness.