Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Ezra 3:1 in English Standard Version "When the seventh month came, and the children of Israel were in the towns, the people gathered as one man to Jerusalem." Ne 7:73 So the priests, the Levites, the gatekeepers, the singers, some of the people, the temple servants, and all Israel, lived in their towns. And when the seventh month had come, the people of Israel were in their towns. Ne 8:1 And all the people gathered as one man into the square before the Water Gate. And they told Ezra the scribe to bring the Book of the Law of Moses that the Lord had commanded Israel.