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1 Chronicles 24 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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Divisions of the Levites

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:1 -

Now the divisions of the [fn]descendants of Aaron were these: the sons of Aaron were Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:2 - But Nadab and Abihu died before their father and had no [fn]sons. So Eleazar and Ithamar served as priests.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:3 - David, with Zadok of the sons of Eleazar and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, divided them according to their offices [fn]for their ministry.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:4 - Since more chief men were found from the [fn]descendants of Eleazar than the [fn]descendants of Ithamar, they divided them this way: there were sixteen heads of fathers’ households of the [fn]descendants of Eleazar, and eight of the [fn]descendants of Ithamar according to their fathers’ households.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:5 - So they were divided by lot, the one as the other; for they were officers of the sanctuary and officers of God, both from the [fn]descendants of Eleazar and the [fn]descendants of Ithamar.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:6 - Shemaiah, the son of Nethanel the scribe, from the Levites, recorded them in the presence of the king, the leaders, Zadok the priest, Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, and the heads of the fathers’ households of the priests and the Levites; one father’s household taken for Eleazar and one taken for Ithamar.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:7 -

Now the first lot came out for Jehoiarib, the second for Jedaiah,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:8 - the third for Harim, the fourth for Seorim,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:9 - the fifth for Malchijah, the sixth for Mijamin,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:10 - the seventh for Hakkoz, the eighth for Abijah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:11 - the ninth for Jeshua, the tenth for Shecaniah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:12 - the eleventh for Eliashib, the twelfth for Jakim,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:13 - the thirteenth for Huppah, the fourteenth for Jeshebeab,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:14 - the fifteenth for Bilgah, the sixteenth for Immer,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:15 - the seventeenth for Hezir, the eighteenth for Happizzez,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:16 - the nineteenth for Pethahiah, the twentieth for Jehezkel,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:17 - the twenty-first for Jachin, the twenty-second for Gamul,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:18 - the twenty-third for Delaiah, and the twenty-fourth for Maaziah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:19 - These were their offices for their ministry when they entered the house of the LORD according to the ordinance given to them through their father Aaron, just as the LORD God of Israel had commanded him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:20 -

Now for the rest of the sons of Levi: of the sons of Amram, [fn]Shubael; of the sons of Shubael, Jehdeiah.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:21 - Of Rehabiah: of the sons of Rehabiah, Isshiah, the first.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:22 - Of the Izharites, [fn]Shelomoth; of the sons of Shelomoth, Jahath.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:23 - The sons of Hebron: Jeriah the first, Amariah the second, Jahaziel the third, Jekameam the fourth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:24 - Of the sons of Uzziel, Micah; of the sons of Micah, Shamir.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:25 - The brother of Micah, Isshiah; of the sons of Isshiah, Zechariah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:26 - The sons of Merari, Mahli and Mushi; the sons of Jaaziah, Beno.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:27 - The sons of Merari: by Jaaziah were Beno, Shoham, Zaccur, and Ibri.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:28 - By Mahli: Eleazar, who had no sons.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:29 - By Kish: the sons of Kish, Jerahmeel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:30 - The sons of Mushi: Mahli, Eder, and Jerimoth. These were the sons of the Levites according to their fathers’ households.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:31 - These also cast lots just as their relatives, the sons of Aaron did in the presence of David the king, Zadok, Ahimelech, and the heads of the fathers’ households of the priests and of the Levites—the head of fathers’ households as well as those of his younger brother.
NASB20 Footnotes
Lit sons
Or children
Lit in their service
Lit sons
Lit sons
Lit sons
Lit sons
Lit sons
Lit sons
In 23:16, Shebuel
In 23:18, Shelomith

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