Trivia:

Ezra: Boring Stuff

  1. The people return to Jerusalem (with lots of stuff) 1:1-11
  2. A list of people returning from Babylon 2:1-70
  3. An altar is built and work on the temple begins 3:1-13
  4. Israel's enemies offer to help build the temple 4:1-5
  5. A letter to King Artaxerxes 4:6-16
  6. The king's response 4:17
  7. A letter to King Darius 5:1-17
  8. Darius finds Cyrus's order 6:1-5
  9. The decree of King Darius 6:6-12
  10. Ezra's genealogy 7:1-5
  11. Ezra comes to Jerusalem 7:6-10
  12. Artaxerxes's letter to Ezra 7:11-28
  13. A list of families returning to Jerusalem 8:1-14
  14. Ezra finds some Levites 8:15-20
  15. The gold and siver are weighed and animals are sacrificed 8:21-36
  16. A list of men who had taken strange wives 10:18-44