Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Nehemiah 5:9 in English Standard Version "So I said, “The thing that you are doing is not good. Ought you not to walk in the fear of our God to prevent the taunts of the nations our enemies?" Le 25:36 Take no interest from him or profit, but fear your God, that your brother may live beside you. 2Sa 12:14 Nevertheless, because by this deed you have utterly scorned the Lord, the child who is born to you shall die.” Ne 4:4 Hear, O our God, for we are despised. Turn back their taunt on their own heads and give them up to be plundered in a land where they are captives.