Nehemiah 2:7; Nehemiah 2:9

And I said to the king, If it pleases the king, let letters be given me fto the governors of the province Beyond the River, that they may let me pass through until I come to Judah,


Nehemiah Inspects Jerusalem's Walls

Then I came to ithe governors of the province Beyond the River and gave them the king's letters. Now the king had sent with me officers of the army and horsemen.