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In Damascus the ethnarch under Aretas the king was guarding the city of the Damascenes in order to seize me,
Now after this he built the outer wall of the city of David on the west side of Gihon, in the valley, even to the entrance of the Fish Gate; and he encircled the Ophel with it and made it very high. Then he put army commanders in all the fortified cities of Judah.
and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to forced labor.
then I put Hanani my brother, and Hananiah the commander of the fortress, in charge of Jerusalem, for he was a faithful man and feared God more than many.