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1 Chronicles 24 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:1 - The divisions of the sons of Aaron were these. The sons of Aaron: Nadab, Abi'hu, Elea'zar, and Ith'amar.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:2 - But Nadab and Abi'hu died before their father, and had no children, so Elea'zar and Ith'amar became the priests.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:3 - With the help of Zadok of the sons of Elea'zar, and Ahim'elech of the sons of Ith'amar, David organized them according to the appointed duties in their service.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:4 - Since more chief men were found among the sons of Elea'zar than among the sons of Ith'amar, they organized them under sixteen heads of fathers' houses of the sons of Elea'zar, and eight of the sons of Ith'amar.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:5 - They organized them by lot, all alike, for there were officers of the sanctuary and officers of God among both the sons of Elea'zar and the sons of Ith'amar.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:6 - And the scribe Shemai'ah the son of Nethan'el, a Levite, recorded them in the presence of the king, and the princes, and Zadok the priest, and Ahim'elech the son of Abi'athar, and the heads of the fathers' houses of the priests and of the Levites; one father's house being chosen for Elea'zar and one chosen for Ith'amar.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:7 - The first lot fell to Jehoi'arib, the second to Jedai'ah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:8 - the third to Harim, the fourth to Se-o'rim,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:9 - the fifth to Malchi'jah, the sixth to Mij'amin,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:10 - the seventh to Hakkoz, the eighth to Abi'jah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:11 - the ninth to Jeshua, the tenth to Shecani'ah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:12 - the eleventh to Eli'ashib, the twelfth to Jakim,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:13 - the thirteenth to Huppah, the fourteenth to Jesheb'e-ab,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:14 - the fifteenth to Bilgah, the sixteenth to Immer,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:15 - the seventeenth to Hezir, the eighteenth to Hap'pizzez,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:16 - the nineteenth to Pethahi'ah, the twentieth to Jehez'kel,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:17 - the twenty-first to Jachin, the twenty-second to Gamul,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:18 - the twenty-third to Delai'ah, the twenty-fourth to Ma-azi'ah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:19 - These had as their appointed duty in their service to come into the house of the LORD according to the procedure established for them by Aaron their father, as the LORD God of Israel had commanded him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:20 - And of the rest of the sons of Levi: of the sons of Amram, Shu'ba-el; of the sons of Shu'ba-el, Jehde'iah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:21 - Of Rehabi'ah: of the sons of Rehabi'ah, Isshi'ah the chief.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:22 - Of the Iz'harites, Shelo'moth; of the sons of Shelo'moth, Jahath.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:23 - The sons of Hebron: Jeri'ah the chief, Amari'ah the second, Jaha'ziel the third, Jekame'am the fourth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:24 - The sons of Uz'ziel, Micah; of the sons of Micah, Shamir.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:25 - The brother of Micah, Isshi'ah; of the sons of Isshi'ah, Zechari'ah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:26 - The sons of Merar'i: Mahli and Mushi. The sons of Ja-azi'ah: Beno.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:27 - The sons of Merar'i: of Ja-azi'ah, Beno, Shoham, Zaccur, and Ibri.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:28 - Of Mahli: Elea'zar, who had no sons.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:29 - Of Kish, the sons of Kish: Jerah'meel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:30 - The sons of Mushi: Mahli, Eder, and Jer'imoth. These were the sons of the Levites according to their fathers' houses.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:31 - These also, the head of each father's house and his younger brother alike, cast lots, just as their brethren the sons of Aaron, in the presence of King David, Zadok, Ahim'elech, and the heads of fathers' houses of the priests and of the Levites.

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Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

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