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1 Chronicles 26 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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Divisions of the Gatekeepers

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:1 - For the divisions of the gatekeepers there were of the Korahites, [fn]Meshelemiah the son of Kore, of the sons of [fn]Asaph.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:2 - Meshelemiah had sons: Zechariah the firstborn, Jediael the second, Zebadiah the third, Jathniel the fourth,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:3 - Elam the fifth, Johanan the sixth, and Eliehoenai the seventh.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:4 - Obed-edom had sons: Shemaiah the firstborn, Jehozabad the second, Joah the third, Sacar the fourth, Nethanel the fifth,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:5 - Ammiel the sixth, Issachar the seventh, and Peullethai the eighth; God had indeed blessed him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:6 - Also to his son Shemaiah sons were born who ruled over the house of their father, for they were valiant mighty men.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:7 - The sons of Shemaiah were Othni, Rephael, Obed, and Elzabad, whose brothers, Elihu and Semachiah, were valiant men.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:8 - All these were of the sons of Obed-edom; they and their sons and relatives were able men with strength for the service, sixty-two from Obed-edom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:9 - Meshelemiah had sons and relatives, eighteen valiant men.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:10 - Also Hosah, one of the sons of Merari had sons: Shimri the first (although he was not the firstborn, his father made him first),
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:11 - Hilkiah the second, Tebaliah the third, and Zechariah the fourth; the sons and relatives of Hosah were thirteen in all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:12 - To these divisions of the gatekeepers, to the chief men, were given duties like their relatives, to serve in the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:13 - They cast lots, the small and the great alike, according to their fathers’ households, for every gate.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:14 - The lot to the east fell to [fn]Shelemiah. Then they cast lots for his son Zechariah, a counselor with insight, and his lot came out to the north.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:15 - For Obed-edom it fell to the south, and to his sons went the storehouse.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:16 - For Shuppim and Hosah it was to the west, by the gate of Shallecheth, on the ascending highway. Guard corresponded to guard.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:17 - On the east there were six Levites, on the north four daily, on the south four daily, and at the storehouse two by two.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:18 - At the [fn]annex on the west there were four at the highway and two at the annex.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:19 - These were the divisions of the gatekeepers of the sons of Korah and of the sons of Merari.

Keepers of the Treasure

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:20 - [fn]The Levites, their relatives, were in charge of the treasures of the house of God and of the treasures of the dedicated gifts.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:21 - The sons of Ladan, the sons of the Gershonites belonging to Ladan, namely, the Jehielites, were the heads of the fathers’ households, belonging to Ladan the Gershonite.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:22 - The sons of Jehieli, Zetham, and his brother Joel, were in charge of the treasures of the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:23 - As for the Amramites, the Izharites, the Hebronites, and the Uzzielites,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:24 - Shebuel the son of Gershom, the son of Moses, was officer over the treasures.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:25 - His relatives by Eliezer were Rehabiah his son, Jeshaiah his son, Joram his son, Zichri his son, and Shelomoth his son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:26 - This Shelomoth and his relatives were in charge of all the treasures of the dedicated gifts which King David and the heads of the fathers’ households, the commanders of thousands and hundreds, and the commanders of the army, had dedicated.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:27 - They dedicated [fn]part of the spoils won in battles to repair the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:28 - And all that Samuel the seer had dedicated, and Saul the son of Kish, Abner the son of Ner, and Joab the son of Zeruiah, everyone who had dedicated anything, all of this was [fn]under the care of [fn]Shelomoth and his relatives.

Outside Duties

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:29 - As for the Izharites, Chenaniah and his sons were assigned to outside duties for Israel, as officers and judges.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:30 - As for the Hebronites, Hashabiah and his relatives, 1,700 capable men, [fn]were responsible for the affairs of Israel [fn]west of the Jordan, for all the work of the LORD and the service of the king.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:31 - As for the Hebronites, Jerijah the chief [fn](these Hebronites were sought out according to their genealogies and fathers’ households, in the fortieth year of David’s reign, and men of outstanding capability were found among them at Jazer of Gilead)
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:32 - and his relatives, capable men, numbered 2,700, heads of fathers’ households. And King David appointed them as overseers of the Reubenites, the Gadites, and the half-tribe of the Manassites concerning [fn]all the affairs of God and of the king.
NASB20 Footnotes
In v 14, Shelemiah
In 9:19, Ebiasaph
In 9:17, Shallum
Possibly court or colonnade
As in LXX; MT As for the Levites, Ahijah had
Heb from the battles and from the spoils
Lit on the hand
Heb Shelomith
Lit were over
Lit beyond the Jordan westward
Heb according to the Hebronites...father’s households
Lit every matter of God and matter of the king

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