Choose a new font size and typeface

Customize your font sizeIncrease your font sizeDecrease your font sizeReturn to default font size

Choose a Bible text color
Read the Bible in blackRead the Bible in dark blueRead the Bible in blue

Customize your text type
Arial font
Trebuchet MS font
Georgia font
Times New Roman font

Customize your Hebrew text type
SBL Hebrew font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Customize your Greek text type
Gentium font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Close font preferences
The Blue Letter Bible
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search RSV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow
 [?]

Advanced Options

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

LexiConc
 [?]
 

Advanced Options

Exact Match
Beginning of the Word
Any Part of the Word
Theological FAQs
 [?]
 
Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search RSV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow

Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Sort Canonically  Sort Canonically

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Let's Connect
x

Connect on Facebook Connect on Twitter Connect on Instagram Connect on Pinterest Connect on YouTube

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one’s mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Numbers 4 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

toggle collapse

Tools specific to Num 4:1

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:1

The LORD said to Moses and Aaron,

Tools specific to Num 4:2

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:2

"Take a census of the sons of Kohath from among the sons of Levi, by their families and their fathers' houses,

Tools specific to Num 4:3

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:3

from thirty years old up to fifty years old, all who can enter the service, to do the work in the tent of meeting.

Tools specific to Num 4:4

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:4

This is the service of the sons of Kohath in the tent of meeting: the most holy things.

Tools specific to Num 4:5

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:5

When the camp is to set out, Aaron and his sons shall go in and take down the veil of the screen, and cover the ark of the testimony with it;

Tools specific to Num 4:6

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:6

then they shall put on it a covering of goatskin, and spread over that a cloth all of blue, and shall put in its poles.

Tools specific to Num 4:7

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:7

And over the table of the bread of the Presence they shall spread a cloth of blue, and put upon it the plates, the dishes for incense, the bowls, and the flagons for the drink offering; the continual bread also shall be on it;

Tools specific to Num 4:8

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:8

then they shall spread over them a cloth of scarlet, and cover the same with a covering of goatskin, and shall put in its poles.

Tools specific to Num 4:9

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:9

And they shall take a cloth of blue, and cover the lampstand for the light, with its lamps, its snuffers, its trays, and all the vessels for oil with which it is supplied:

Tools specific to Num 4:10

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:10

and they shall put it with all its utensils in a covering of goatskin and put it upon the carrying frame.

Tools specific to Num 4:11

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:11

And over the golden altar they shall spread a cloth of blue, and cover it with a covering of goatskin, and shall put in its poles;

Tools specific to Num 4:12

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:12

and they shall take all the vessels of the service which are used in the sanctuary, and put them in a cloth of blue, and cover them with a covering of goatskin, and put them on the carrying frame.

Tools specific to Num 4:13

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:13

And they shall take away the ashes from the altar, and spread a purple cloth over it;

Tools specific to Num 4:14

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:14

and they shall put on it all the utensils of the altar, which are used for the service there, the firepans, the forks, the shovels, and the basins, all the utensils of the altar; and they shall spread upon it a covering of goatskin, and shall put in its poles.

Tools specific to Num 4:15

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:15

And when Aaron and his sons have finished covering the sanctuary and all the furnishings of the sanctuary, as the camp sets out, after that the sons of Kohath shall come to carry these, but they must not touch the holy things, lest they die. These are the things of the tent of meeting which the sons of Kohath are to carry.

Tools specific to Num 4:16

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:16

"And Elea'zar the son of Aaron the priest shall have charge of the oil for the light, the fragrant incense, the continual cereal offering, and the anointing oil, with the oversight of all the tabernacle and all that is in it, of the sanctuary and its vessels."

Tools specific to Num 4:17

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:17

The LORD said to Moses and Aaron,

Tools specific to Num 4:18

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:18

"Let not the tribe of the families of the Ko'hathites be destroyed from among the Levites;

Tools specific to Num 4:19

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:19

but deal thus with them, that they may live and not die when they come near to the most holy things: Aaron and his sons shall go in and appoint them each to his task and to his burden,

Tools specific to Num 4:20

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:20

but they shall not go in to look upon the holy things even for a moment, lest they die."

Tools specific to Num 4:21

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:21

The LORD said to Moses,

Tools specific to Num 4:22

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:22

"Take a census of the sons of Gershon also, by their families and their fathers' houses;

Tools specific to Num 4:23

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:23

from thirty years old up to fifty years old, you shall number them, all who can enter for service, to do the work in the tent of meeting.

Tools specific to Num 4:24

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:24

This is the service of the families of the Gershonites, in serving and bearing burdens:

Tools specific to Num 4:25

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:25

they shall carry the curtains of the tabernacle, and the tent of meeting with its covering, and the covering of goatskin that is on top of it, and the screen for the door of the tent of meeting,

Tools specific to Num 4:26

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:26

and the hangings of the court, and the screen for the entrance of the gate of the court which is around the tabernacle and the altar, and their cords, and all the equipment for their service; and they shall do all that needs to be done with regard to them.

Tools specific to Num 4:27

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:27

All the service of the sons of the Gershonites shall be at the command of Aaron and his sons, in all that they are to carry, and in all that they have to do; and you shall assign to their charge all that they are to carry.

Tools specific to Num 4:28

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:28

This is the service of the families of the sons of the Gershonites in the tent of meeting, and their work is to be under the oversight of Ith'amar the son of Aaron the priest.

Tools specific to Num 4:29

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:29

"As for the sons of Merar'i, you shall number them by their families and their fathers' houses;

Tools specific to Num 4:30

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:30

from thirty years old up to fifty years old, you shall number them, every one that can enter the service, to do the work of the tent of meeting.

Tools specific to Num 4:31

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:31

And this is what they are charged to carry, as the whole of their service in the tent of meeting: the frames of the tabernacle, with its bars, pillars, and bases,

Tools specific to Num 4:32

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:32

and the pillars of the court round about with their bases, pegs, and cords, with all their equipment and all their accessories; and you shall assign by name the objects which they are required to carry.

Tools specific to Num 4:33

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:33

This is the service of the families of the sons of Merar'i, the whole of their service in the tent of meeting, under the hand of Ith'amar the son of Aaron the priest."

Tools specific to Num 4:34

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:34

And Moses and Aaron and the leaders of the congregation numbered the sons of the Ko'hathites, by their families and their fathers' houses,

Tools specific to Num 4:35

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:35

from thirty years old up to fifty years old, every one that could enter the service, for work in the tent of meeting;

Tools specific to Num 4:36

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:36

and their number by families was two thousand seven hundred and fifty.

Tools specific to Num 4:37

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:37

This was the number of the families of the Ko'hathites, all who served in the tent of meeting, whom Moses and Aaron numbered according to the commandment of the LORD by Moses.

Tools specific to Num 4:38

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:38

The number of the sons of Gershon, by their families and their fathers' houses,

Tools specific to Num 4:39

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:39

from thirty years old up to fifty years old, every one that could enter the service for work in the tent of meeting--

Tools specific to Num 4:40

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:40

their number by their families and their fathers' houses was two thousand six hundred and thirty.

Tools specific to Num 4:41

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:41

This was the number of the families of the sons of Gershon, all who served in the tent of meeting, whom Moses and Aaron numbered according to the commandment of the LORD.

Tools specific to Num 4:42

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:42

The number of the families of the sons of Merar'i, by their families and their fathers' houses,

Tools specific to Num 4:43

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:43

from thirty years old up to fifty years old, every one that could enter the service, for work in the tent of meeting--

Tools specific to Num 4:44

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:44

their number by families was three thousand two hundred.

Tools specific to Num 4:45

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:45

These are those who were numbered of the families of the sons of Merar'i, whom Moses and Aaron numbered according to the commandment of the LORD by Moses.

Tools specific to Num 4:46

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:46

All those who were numbered of the Levites, whom Moses and Aaron and the leaders of Israel numbered, by their families and their fathers' houses,

Tools specific to Num 4:47

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:47

from thirty years old up to fifty years old, every one that could enter to do the work of service and the work of bearing burdens in the tent of meeting,

Tools specific to Num 4:48

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:48

those who were numbered of them were eight thousand five hundred and eighty.

Tools specific to Num 4:49

Unchecked Copy Box Num 4:49

According to the commandment of the LORD through Moses they were appointed, each to his task of serving or carrying; thus they were numbered by him, as the LORD commanded Moses.
decorationPrevious BookPrevious ChapterGo to Top of PageNext ChapterNext Bookdecoration

RSV

Downloaded from the Oxford Text Archive and used with permission. The following header is required to be posted:

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

Availability: Freely available for non-commercial use provided that this header is included in its entirety with any copy distributed.

 
 
Home
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search RSV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups:
'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

Your Bible Version is the RSV
Version Selector Up Arrow
KJV King James Version
NKJV New King James Version
NLT New Living Translation
NIV New International Version
ESV English Standard Version
CSB Christian Standard Bible
NASB New American Standard Bible
NET New English Translation
RSV Revised Standard Version
ASV American Standard Version
YLT Young's Literal Translation
DBY Darby Translation
WEB Webster's Bible
HNV Hebrew Names Version
RVR60 Reina-Valera 1960
VUL Latin Vulgate
WLC Westminster Leningrad Codex
LXX Septuagint
Go to Top
Link to This PageCite This Page
Version Selector Up Arrow
Version Selector Up Arrow

Cite this page

MLA format Copy link to clipboard

Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs.

APA format Copy link to clipboard
Chicago format Copy link to clipboard
Close
Share this pageFollow the BLB
Version Selector Up Arrow

Share this page using one of these tools:

facebooktwitter

googlepluspinterest

reddittumblrlinkedin


Or email this page to a friend:

Version Selector Up Arrow

Follow the Blue Letter Bible on:

facebooktwitter

pinterestgoogle+


Or subscribe to our Newsletter:

Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous BookPrevious ChapterQuick NavNext ChapterNext BookCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsFormat by Verse or ParagraphListen to the BibleRed Letter OnRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes Around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Select All Verses
Clear All Verses

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Loading...

Interlinear
Bibles
Cross-Refs
Commentaries
Dictionaries
Miscellaneous
Verse Tools Arrow
Login

Email / username or password was incorrect!

Check your email for password retrieval

Enter Your
Email or Username

Password

 [?]

 

Did you forget your password?


Register a new BLB account

Why won't my login from the old site work?

Complete the form below to register  [?]

Error: That Email is already registered

Error: Please provide a valid Email

Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters

Error: Passwords do not match

Error: Please provide a valid first name

Error: That username is already taken

Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores

Enter Your EmailUsername

First Name

PasswordRe-enter

[ Cancel ]

 

Passwords should have at least 6 characters.
Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores.

Thank you for registering. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided.

Error: That Email / Username is not registered

Enter Your Email or Username

 

Return to Login

Close Login
 

Search

Bible Search

Multiverse Retrieval

LexiConc Search

FAQ Search

Browse Dictionary Topics

Bible Reference

Encyclopedias / Dictionaries

Introductions to the Bible

Topical Indexes

Charts and Outlines

Timelines

Maps / Images

Bible Commentaries

Text Commentaries

Audio & Video Commentaries

Theological Resources

Articles / Books

Women's Resources

Don Stewart

BLB Theological

Creeds, Catechisms, and Confessions

Multimedia

Video

Music

Products

Digital Books

Mobile Apps for iPhone / iPad

Mobile blb.org

BLB Offline CDs

Free Web Tools

Devotionals

Email Devotional Sign-Up

BLB Daily Promises

Day by Day by Grace

Morning and Evening

Daily Bible Reading Plan

Help

Video Tutorials

Support

Theological Questions

Website Support

iApp Support

General Questions

Ministries

Sowing Circle

Co-Laboring Ministries

About

About the BLB

Statement of Faith

History

Newsletter

Partnerships

Ministry FAQs

Donate

Donation Information

Contact the BLB

Hotjar - Unlimited insights from your web and mobile sites


BLB Institute

BLB Blog

Email Newsletters

Facebook

Twitter


Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

©2017 Blue Letter Bible