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1 CHRONICLES, V. Defeat of the Hagarites. 40 And they found fat pasture and B.C. 1300. and to shoot with bow, and skilful in war, good, and the land was wide, and quiet,

were four and forty thousand seven hundred and peaceable ; for they of Hamhad a verse 10. and threescore, that went out to the war. dwelt there of old.

1.2 Ki.18.8,&c 19 And a they made war with the Hagar. 41 And these written by name came in c verse 22. ites, with Jetur, and Nephish, and Nodab. the days of Hezekiah king of Judah, and a 2 Ch. 18.31. 20 And they were helped against them, smote their tents, and the habitations e Nu. 32. 1..4. and the Hagarites were delivered into that were found there, and destroyed 12 Ch. 14. 11. their hand, and all that were with them; them utterly unto this day, and dwelt Ps. 22. 4, 5. for they d cried to God in the battle, and in their rooms: because there was pas- 84. 11, 12. he was entreated of them; because they ture e there for their flocks.

Bled captive.

put their trust in him. 42 And some of them, even of the sons

y souls of

21 And they. B took away their cattle ; of Simeon, five hundred men, went to

of their camels fifty thousand, and of mount Seir, having for their_captains Nu. 31. 35. sheep two hundred and fifty thousand, Pelatiah, and Neariah, and Rephaiah, , Ex. 17. 16. and of asses two thousand, and of y men and Uzziel, the sons of Ishi.

De. 25.17,19 an hundred thousand. 43 And they smote the rest of the 1 Sa. 15. 8. 22 For there fell down many slain, beAmalekitese that were escaped, and

30. 17. cause

" the war was of God. And they dwelt there unto this day.

2 Sa. 8. 12. dwelt in their steads until the captivity. CHAPTER V.

h Jos. 23. 10. 23 And the children of the half tribe Now the sons of Reuben the firstborn 2 Ch. 32. 8. of Manasseh dwelt in the land : they in

i 2 Ki. 15.29. of Israel, (for hek was the firstborn; but,

creased from Bashan unto Baal-hermon,

17.6. forasmuch as her defiled his father's bed, kGe. 29. 32. and Senir, and unto mount Hermon. his birthright was given » unto the sons 1 Ge. 35. 22.

24 And these were the heads of the of Joseph the son of Israel: and the ge- m Ge. 48. 15. house of their fathers, even Epher, and nealogy is not to be reckoned after then Ge.49.8, 10. Ishi, and Eliel, and 'Azriel, and Jerebirthright.

Ps. 60. 7. miah, and Hodaviah, and Jahdiel, mighty 2 For Judah" prevailed above his bre

Mi. 5. 2. men of valour, famous Śmen, and heads thren, and of him came the chief & ruler;

He. 7. 14.

of the house of their fathers. but the birthright was Joseph's ;)

sor, prince. 25 And they transgressed against the 3 The sons, I say, of Reuben the first 5 men of God of their fathers, and went a whoring born of Israel, were, Hanoch, and Pallu,

after the gods of the people of the land, Hezron, and Carmi.

o Ge. 46. 9. whom God destroyed before them. 4 The sons of Joel; Shemaiah his son,

Ex. 6. 14. 26 And I the God of Israel stirred up the Gog his son, Shimei his son,

Nu. 26. 5.

spirit of Pul king of Assyria, and the spirit 5 Micah his son, Reaia his son, Baal P 2Ki.17.7..18 of Tilgath-pilneser king of Assyria, and

9 2 Ki. 15. 19. he carried them away (even the Reuben6 Beerah his son, whom 7 Tilgath-pil-nor, Tiglath- ites, and the Gadites, and the half tribe neser king of Assyria carried away cap. pileser, of Manasseh,) and brought them unto tive : he was prince of the Reubenites. 2 Ki. 15. 29. Halah," and "Habor, and Hara, and to And his brethren by their families,

16.7. | the river Gozan, unto this day.

r 2 Ki. 18. 11. when the genealogy of the generations

CHAPTER VI. was reckoned, were the chief, Jeiel, and

* Ge. 46. 11. THE sons of Levi; Gershon, Kohath,

Nu. 26. 57. Zechariah,

and Merari. 8 And Bela the son of Azaz, the son of

Oor, Ger-
shom, ver.16

2 And the sons of Kohath; Amram, * Shema, the son of Joel, who dwelt in

Izhar, and Hebron, and Uzziel.
Aroer, even unto Nebo and Baal-meon:

kor, Shemai.
ah, verse 4.

3 And the children of Amram; Aaron, 9 And eastward he inhabited unto the

and Moses, and Miriam. The sons also

t Jos. 13. 16. entering in of the wilderness from the

14 verse 22.

of Aaron; Nadabu and Abihu, Eleazar river Euphrates; because their cattle

Ex.6.21, 24.

and Ithamar. were multiplied in the land of Gilead.w

Le. 10.1,16.

4 Eleazar begat Phinehas, * Phinehas 10 And in the days of Saul they made - Jos. 22.9. | begat Abishua, war with the Hagarites, y who fell by their *Nu.25.11,13!

5 And Abishua begat Bukki, and Bukki band: and they dwelt in their tents y Ge. 25. 12. | begat Uzzi, 1 throughout all the east land of Gilead. Ps. 83. 6. 6 And Uzzi begat Zerahiah, and Ze

11 And the children of Gad dwelt over a upon all rahiah begat Meraioth, against them, in the land of: Bashan,

the face of

7 Meraioth begat Amariah, and Amaunto Salcah:

the East. riah begat Ahitub, 12 Joel_the chief, and Shapham the - Jos. 13. 11. 8 And Ahitub a' bogat Zadok, and Zadok next, and Jaanai, and Shaphat in Bashan. a 2 Sa. 8. 17. begat Ahimaaz, 13 And their brethren of the house of 62 Ch. 26. 17.

ğ And Ahimaaz begat Azariah, and their fathers were, Michael, and Meshul- he house. Azariah begat Johanan, lam, and Sheba, and Jorai, and Jachan, c Ezr. 7. 3. 10 And Johanan begat Azariah, (he it and Zia, and Heber, seven.

vor, Meshul- is thato executed the priest's office in the 14 These are the children of Abihail the

lam, Me temple that Solomon built in Jerusalem.), son of Huri, the son of Jaroah, the son of ch. 9. 11. il And Azariah begat Amariah, and Gilead, the son of Michael, the son of Je- a Ne. 11. 11. Amariah begat Ahitub, shishai, the son of Jahdo, the son of Buz; ech. 27. 29. 12 And Ahitub begat Zadok, and Za. 15 Ahi the son of Abdiel, the son of

Ca. 2. 1.

dok begat v Shallum, Guni, chief of the house of their fathers.

7 going forth.

13 And Shallum begat Hilkiah, and 16 And they dwelt in Gilead in Bashan,

Hilkiah begat Azariah, and in her towns, and in all the suburbs

12 Ki. 15. 32. of Sharon, upon their + borders.

0 2 Ki. 25. 18. Seraiah begat Jehozadak,

14 And Azariah begat Seraiah,d and 17. All these were reckoned by genealo. * 2 Ki. 14. 16. 15 And Jehozadak went into captivity, gies in the days of Jotham king of Judah, p sons of when the LORD carried away Judah and in the days of Jeroboam" king of Israel. valour. and Jerusalem by the hand of Nebuchad.

18 The sons of Reuben, and the Gadites, o or, Gershon, nezzar. and half the tribe of Manasseh, pof valiant Verse 1.

16 The sons of Levi; o Gershom, Komen, men able to bear buckler and sword,

hath, and Merari.



Cities of the Levites. 17 And these be the names of the sons B. C. 1300. on the altar a of incense, and were ap. of Gershom; Libni, and Shimei.

pointed for all the work of the place most 18 and the sons of Kohath were, Amram, a Ex. 30.7. holy, and to make an atonement for and Izhar, and Hebron, and Uzziel.

6 ver. 4..8. Israel, according to all that Moses the 19 The sons of Merari; Mahli, and

servant of God had commanded. Mushi. And these are the families of Bor, Ethan, 50 And these are the sons of Aaron;

verse 42. the Levites, according to their fathers.

Eleazarb his son, Phinehas his son, Abi20 Of Gershom; Libni his

son, Jahath
yor, Adaiah,

shua his son, his son, Zimmah his son,

Verse 41. 51 Bukki his son, Uzzi his son, Zera21 B Joah his son, y Iddo his son, Zerah

hiah his son, his son, Jeaterai his son.

sor, Ethni, 52 Meraioth his son, Amariah his son,

verse 41. 22 The sons of Kohath; $ Amminadab

Ahitub his son, his son, Korah his son, Assir his son, Šor, Izhar, 53 Zadok his son, Ahimaaz his son.

23 Elkanah his son, and Ebiasaph his ver. 2, 18. 54 Now these are their dwellingplaces son, and Assir his son,

throughout their castles in their coasts, 24 Tahath his son, » Uriel his son, Uz- «Jos. XXI.

of the sons of Aaron, of the families of ziah his son, and Shaul his son.

nor, Zepha- the Kohathites : for their's was the lot. 25 And the sons of Elkanah; Amasai, niah, Aza. 55 And they gave them Hebron in the and Ahimoth.

riah, Joel, land of Judah, and the suburbs thereof 26 As for Elkanah: the sons of Elkanah; Verse 36. round about it. o Zophai his son, and Nahath d his son, 27 Eliab his son, Jeroham his

56 But the fields of the city, and the Bor, Zuph, Elson,

verse 35. villages thereof, they gave e 'to Caleb, kanah his son.

1 Sa. 1. 1.

the son of Jephunneh. 28 And the sons of Samuel; the first

57 And to the sons of Aaron they gave the born K Vashni, and Abiah.

dverse 34.

cities of Judah, namely, Hebron, the city 29 The sons of Merari; Mahli, Libni


of refuge, and Libnah with her suburbs, and his son, Shimei his son, Uzza his son, e Jos. 14. 13. Jattir, and Eshtemoa, with their suburbs,

30 Shimei his son, Haggiah his son, 15. 13. 58 And 1 Hilen with her suburbs, Debir Asaiah his son.

with her suburbs,

K called also 31 And these are they whom David set


59 And M Ashan with her suburbs, and over the service of song in the house of

verse 33.

Beth-shemesh with her suburbs : the LORD, after that the ark had rest.

1 Sa. 8. 2.

60 And out of the tribe of Benjamin ; 32 And they ministered before the

Geba with her suburbs, and v Alemeth dwellingplace of the tabernacle of the 1or, Holon, congregation with singing, until Solo

Jos. 21. 15. suburbs.
with her suburbs, and Anathoth with her

All their cities, throughout mon had built the house of the LORD Mor, Ain, their families, were thirteen cities. in Jerusalem; and then they waited on Jos. 21. 16. 61 And unto the sons of Kohath, which their office according to their order. Schap. 16. 1. were left o of the family of that tribe, were 33 And these are they that & waited,

cities given out of the half tribe, namely, with their children. Of the sons of the vorAlmon out of the half tribe of Manasseh, by lot, Kohathites; Hemanh a singer, the son

ten cities. of Joel, the son of Shemuel,

g verse 66.

62 And to the sons of Gershom, through34 The son of Elkanah, the son of Jero- & stood. out their families, out of the tribe of Issaham, the son of Eliel, the son of " Toah,

char, and out of the tribe of Asher, and out of 35 The son of pZuph, the son of El- Ps. 88, title. the tribe of Naphtali, and out of the tribe kanah, the son of Mahath, the son of a verse 26. of Manasseh in Bashan, thirteen cities. Amasai,

Nahath. 63 Unto the sons of Merarii were given by 36 The son of Elkanah, the son of Joel, por, Zophai. lot, throughout their families, out of the the son of Azariah, the son of Zephaniah,

tribe of Reuben, and out of the tribe of Gad,

i Nu. 3. 20. 37 The son of Tahath, the son of Assir,

and out of the tribe of Zebulun, twelve cities. the son of Ebiasaph, the son of Korah, overse 24. 64 And the children of Israel gave to the

38 The son of Izhar, the son of Kohath, Shaul, Levites these cities with their suburbs. the son of Levi, the son of Israel.


65 And they gave by lot, out of the tribe 39 And his brother Asaph,? who stood


of the children of Judah, and out of the on his right hand, even Asaph the son * Ex. 6. 24. tribe of the children of Simeon, and out of of Berachiah, the son of Shimea,

1 Ne. 7. 44.

the tribe of the children of Benjamin, these 40 The son of Michael, the son of Ps. 73, &c. cities, which are called by their names. Baaseiah, the son of Malchiah,


66 Andm the residue of the families of 41 The son of Ethni," the son of Zerah,

the sons of Kohath bad cities of their

m verse 61. the son of Adaiah,

coasts out of the tribe of Ephraim. 42 The son of Ethan, the son of Zim- | nverse 21.

67 And they gave unto them, of the cities mah, the son of Shimei,

vJos.21.21..35 of refuge, Shechem in mount Ephraim 43 The son of Jahath, the son of Ger- where many with her suburbs; they gave also Gezer shom, the son of Levi.

of these with her suburbs,

cities have 44 And their brethren, the sons of Me

68 And Jokmeam with her suburbs,

other rari, stood on the left hand: Ethan

and Beth-horon with her suburbs, the son of x Kishi, the son of Abdi, the

69 And Aijalon with her suburbs, and son of Malluch,

A called

Gath-rimmon with her suburbs : 45 The son of Hashabiah, the son of

Jeduthun, 70 And out of the half tribe of Manas. Amaziah, the son of Hilkiah,

chap. 9. 16. seh; Aner with her suburbs, and Bileam 46 The son of Amzi, the son of Bani,

25.1, 3, 6. with her suburbs, for the family of the the son of Shamer,

p Ps. 89, title. remnant of the sons of Kohath. 47 The son of Mahli, the son of Mushi,

71 Unto the sons of Gershom were gi. Kush

Xor, the son of Merari, the son of Levi.


ven out of the family of the half tribe 48 Their brethren also the Levites were chap.15.17. of Manasseh, Golan in Bashan with her appointed 9 unto all manner of service of the tabernacle of the house of God.

suburbs, and Ashtaroth with her suburbs : q Nu.8.5..11.

72 And out of the tribe of Issachar; 49 But Aaron and his sons offered up- r Le. 1.9. Kedesh with her suburbs, Daberath with on the altar of the burnt offering,and

her suburbs,





Genealogies. 73 And Ramoth with her suburbs, and B. C. 1444. she bare; (but his concubine the AramAnem with her suburbs :

itess bare Machir the father of Gilead : 74 And out of the tribe of Asher; Ma

15 And Machir took to wife the sister

a verse 12. shal with her suburbs, and Abdon with

of Huppima and Shuppim, whose sister's her suburbs,

6 1 Sa. 12. 11. name was Maachah ;) and the name of 75 And Hukok with her suburbs, and

the second was Zelophehad: and Zelo. Rehob with her suburbs :

c De.4.41..43. phehad had daughters : 76 And out of the tribe of Naphtali ;

16 And Maachah the wife of Machir Kedesh in Galilee with her suburbs, and

d Nu. 26. 30.

bare a son, and she called his name PeHammon with her suburbs, and Kir


resh; and the name of his brother was Shejathaim with her suburbs.

resh; and his sons were Ulam and Rakem. 77 Unto the rest of the children of eNu. 26. 35. 17 And the sons of Ulam; Bedan.. These Merari were given, out of the tribe of Ze

were the sons of Gilead, the son of Mabulun, Rimmon with her suburbs, Tabor 11 ki. 22. 3, chir, the son of Manasseh. with her suburbs :

18 And his sister Hammoleketh bare 78 Andc on the other side Jordan by

Ishod, and Abiezer,d and Mahalah. Jericho, on the east side of Jordan, were g Ge. 32. 2. 19 And the sons of Shemidah were, Ahian, given them out of the tribe of Reuben, 2 Sa. 17.24, and Shechem, and Likhi, and Aniam.

27. Bezer in the wilderness with her sub

20 Ande the sons of Ephraim; Shutheurbs, and Jahzah with her suburbs,

h Ge. 37. 34.

lah, and Bered his son, and Tabath his son, 79 Kedemoth also with her suburbs,

and Eladah his son, and Tabath his son, and Mephaath with her suburbs :

i Job 2. 11.

21 And Zabad his son, and Shuthelah 80 And out of the tribe of Gad; Ra.

his son, and Ezer, and Elead, whom the moth in Gilead with her suburbs, and

men of Gath that were born in that land

k Ge. 46. 13. Mahanaim ) with her suburbs,

Nu. 26. 23.

slew, because they came down to take 81 And Heshbon with her suburbs, and

away their cattle. Jazer with her suburbs.

22 And Ephraim their father k CHAPTER VII.

B Phurah,

ed many days, and his brethren came i Now *k the sons of Issachar were, Tola,


to comfort him. and B Puah, Jashub, and Shimrom, four.

23 And when he went in to his wife, 2 And the sons of Tola;, Uzzi, and Re- yi.e. in evil. she conceived, and bare a son, and he phaiah, and Jeriel, and Jahmai, and Jib

called his name y Beriah, because it sam, and Shemuel, heads of their father's 1 Ge. 35. 18. went evil with his house.m house, to wit, of Tola: they were valiant 1 Sa. 4. 21. 24 (And his daughter was Sherah, who men of might in their generations ;, whose

built Beth-horon the nether, and the number" was, in the days of David, two m2 Sa. 23. 5. upper, and Uzzen-sherah.) and twenty thousand and six hundred.

25 And Rephah was his son, also Re3 And the sons of Uzzi; Izrahiah: and n chap. 27.1. sheph, and Telah his son, and Tahan his son, the sons of Izrahiah ; Michael, and Oba

26 Laadan his son, Ammihud his son, diah, and Joel, Ishiah, five: all of them

Elishama his son, chief men.

sor, Nun,

Nu.13. 8,16. 4 And with them, by their generations,

27 : Non his son, Jehoshuah his son.

28 And their possessions and habitations after the house of their fathers, were bands

were, Beth-el and the towns thereof, and eastof soldiers for war, six and thirty thousand o Jos. 16. 7. ward Naaran, and westward Gezer with the men: for they had many wives and sons.

towns $ thereof, Shechem also and the towns 5 And their brethren, among all the Sdaughters. thereof, unto Gaza and the towns thereof: families of Issachar,” were valiant men

29 And by the borders of the children of of might, reckoned in all, by their gene

Manasseh, 9 Beth-shean and her towns, alogies, fourscore and seven thousand.


Taanach and her towns, Megiddo and her 6 The sons of Benjamin ;r Bela, and

towns, Dor and her towns. In these dwelt Becher, and Jediael, three.

p chap. 12.32. the children of Joseph the son of Israel. 7 And the sons of Bela ; Ezbon, and

30 The sons of Asher;& Imnah, and Uzzi, and Uzziel, and Jerimoth, and Iri, Jos.17.7,11. Isuah, and Ishuai, and Beriah, and Sefive: heads of the house of their fathers,

rah their sister. mighty men of valour; and were reckon | rch. 8. 1, &c. 31 And the sons of Beriah; Heber, and ed, by their genealogies, twenty and two Ge. 46. 21. Malchiel, who is the father of Birzavith. thousand and thirty and four.

32 And Heber begat Japhlet, and Sho8 And the sons of Becher; Zemira, and

& Ge. 46. 17.

mer, i and Hotham, and Shua their sister. Joash, and Eliezer, and Élioenai,' and

Nu. 26. 41.

33 And the sons of Japhlet; Pasach, Omri, and Jerimoth, and Abiah, and

and Bimhal, and Ashvath : these are the

t verse 34. Anathoth, and Alameth. All these are

children of Japhlet.

Shamer, the sons of Becher.

34 And the sons of Shamer ;u Ahi, and 9 And the number of them, after their ge

Rohgah, Jehubbah, and Aram.

u verse 32. pealogy by their generations, heads of the


35 And the sons of his brother Helem; house of their fathers, mighty men of va

Zophah, and Imna, and Shelesh, and Amal. lour, was twenty thousand and two hundred. 10 The song also of Jediael; Bilhan: and 2 Ch. 17:13, nepher, and Shual, and Beri, and Imrah,

36 The sons of Zophah ; Suah, and Harthe sons of Bilhan; Jeush, and Benjamin,

37 Bezer, and Hod, and Shamma, and and Ehud, and Chenaanah, and Zethan, - Nu. 26. 39. Shilshah, and Ithran, and Beera. and Tharshish, and Ahishahar.

Shupham & 38 And the sons of Jether; Jephun11 All these, the sons of Jediael, by the 1pham. neh, and Pispah, and Ara. heads of their fathers, mighty' men of va

39 And the sons of Ulla; Arah, and lour, were seventeen thousand and two hun

O or, Iri,

Haniel, and Rezia. dred soldiers, fit to go out for war and battle.

verse 7. 40. All these were the children of Asher, 12 Shuppim w also, and Huppim, the child

heads of their father's house, choice and ren of e Ir, and Hushim, the sons of « Aher.

mighty men of valour, chief of the princes. 13 The sons of Naphtali: Jahziel, and Gu: Kor; Akiram, And the number,

throughout the genealogy

Nu. 26. 38. ni, and Jezer, and Shallum, the sons of Bilhah.

of them that were apt to the war and to 14 The sons of Manasseh ; Ashriel, whom

battle, was twenty and six thousand men. 280

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Families in Jerusalem.

B. C. 1400. are these, Azrikam, Bocheru, and Ishmael, Now Benjamin begat Bela his first

and Sheariah, and Obadiah, and Hanan. born, Ashbel the second, and Aharah the Bor, Ard, All these were the sons of Azel. third

Ge. 46. 21.

39 And the sons of Eshek his brother 2 Nohah the fourth, and Rapha the fifth.

were, Ulam his firstborn, Jehush the se. 3. And the sons of Bela were, B Addar, «Ju. 3. 15. cond, and Eliphelet the third. and Gera, and Abihud,

40 And the sons of Ulam were mighty 4 And Abishua, and Naaman, and Ahoah, yor, Shu- men of valour, archers, and had many 5 And Gera,a' and y Shephuphan, and pham, sons, and sons' sons, an hundred and fifty. Huram.

chap. 7. 12. All these are of the sons of Benjamin. 6 And these are the sons of Ehud : these

Nu, 26. 39.

CHAPTER IX. are the heads of the fathers of the inhabit

So all Israel were reckoned by genealoants of Geba, and they removed them to chap. 2. 52. gies; and, behold, they were written in Manabath:

the book of the kings of Israel and Judah, 7 And Naaman, and Ahiah, and Gera, «Ru. 1. 1. who were carried away to Babylon for he removed them, and begat Uzza, and

their transgression. Ahihud.

d Ezr. 2. 70. 2 Nowd the first inhabitants that dwelt 8 And Shaharaim begat children in the

Ne. 7. 73. in their possessions in their_cities were, country of Moab,c after he had sent them

, away; Hushim and Baara were his wives. e Jos. 9. 27. the Nethinims.

9 And he begat of Hodesh his wife, Jo. Ezr. 2. 43. 3 and in Jerusalem i dwelt of the child. bab, and Zibia, and Mesha, and Malcham, 8. 20. ren of Judah, and of the children

of Ben10 And Jeuz, and Shachia, and Mirma.

jamin, and of the children of Ephraim, These were his sons, heads of the fathers.

J Ne, 11.1. and Manasseh ; 11 And of Hushim he begat Abitub,

4 Uthai the son of Ammihud, the son and Elpaal.

9 Ezr. 2. 33. of Omri, the son of Imri, the son of 12 The sons of Elpaal; Eber, and Mi

Ne. 6. 2.

Bani, of the children of Pharez the son sham, and Shamed, who built Ono 9 and

11. 35.

of Judah. Lod, with the towns thereof:

5 And of the Shilonites; Asaiah the

h verse 21. 13 Beriah also, and Shema," who were

firstborn, and his sons. heads of the fathers of the inhabitants of

6. And of the sons of Zerah; Jeuel, and Aijalon, who drove away the inhabitants & or, Shema, their brethren, six hundred and ninety. of Gath :

verse 13.

7 And of the sons of Benjamin ; Sallu 14 And Ahio, Shashak, and Jeremoth,

the son of Meshullam, the son of Hoda15 And Zebadiah, and Arad, and Ader,

i Ne. 11. 10, viah, the son of Hasenuah,

&c. 16 And Michael, and Ispah, and Joha,

8 And Ibneiah the son of Jeroham, and the sons of Beriah;

Elah the son of Uzzi, the son of Michri, 17 And Zebadiah, and Meshullam, and

k Ne. 11, 11. and Meshullam the son of Shephathiah,

Seraiah. Hezeki, and Heber,

the son of Reuel, the son of Ibnijah ; 18 Ishmerai also, and Jezliah, and Jo-1 Jos. 18. 28. 9 And their brethren, according to their bab, the sons of Elpaal ;

Ne. 11. 1. generations, nine hundred and fifty and 19 And Jakim, and Zichri, and Zabdi,

six. All these men were chief of the fa20 And Elienai, and Zilthai, and Eliel,

thers in the house of their fathers. 21 And Adaiah, and Beraiah, and Shim. 5 mighty men

of valour.

10 Andi of the priests; Jedaiah, and rath, the sons of Shimhi;

Jehoiarib, and Jachin, 22 And Ishpan, and Heber, and Eliel,

11 And Azariah & the son of Hilkiah, 23 And Abdon, and Zichri, and Hanan,


the son of Meshullam, the son of Zadok, 24 And Hananiah, and Elam, and An

Jehiel, tothijah,

chap. 9. 35. the ruler of the house of God;

the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, 25 And Iphedeiah, and Penuel, the sons

12 And Adaiah the son of Jeroham, the of Shashak;

O or, Zecha- son of Pashur, the son of Malchijah, and 26 And Shamsherai, and Shehariah,


Maasiai the son of Adiel, the son of Jahand Athaliah,

chap. 9. 37. zerah, the son of Meshullam, the son of 27 And Jaresiah, and Eliah, and Zichri,

Meshillemith, the son of Immer ; the sons of Jeroham.

kor, Shi.

13 And their brethren, heads of the 28 These were heads of the fathers, by

house of their fathers, a thousand and their generations, chief men. These? dwelt chap. 9. 38. seven hundred and threescore; Ś

very in Jerusalem.

able men for the work of the service of 29 And at Gibeon dwelt the n father of m1 Sa. 14. 49. the house of God. Gibeon, whose wife's name was Maachah;


14 And of the Levites ; Shemaiah the 30 And his firstborn son Abdon, and

son of Hasshub, the son of Azrikam, the Zur, and Kish, and Baal, and Nadab, dor, Ishbo. son of Hashabiah, of the sons of Merari ;

31 And Gedor, and Ahio, and e Zacher. sheth, 15 And Bakbakkar, Heresh, and Galal, 32 And Mikloth begat « Shimeah. And

2 Sa. 2. 8. and Mattaniah the son of Micah, the son these also dwelt with their brethren in

of Zichri, the son of Asaph ; Jerusalem, over against them.

Mor, Mephi- 16 And Obadiah the son of Shemaiah, 33 And Ner begat Kish, and Kish begat bosheth, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun; Saul, and Saul begat Jonathan, and Mal- 2 Sa. 4. 4. and Berechiah

the son of Asa, the son of chi-shua, and Abinadab, m and a Esh-baal. 9. 6, 10. Elkanah, that dwelt in the villages of the 34 And the son of Jonathar was u Merib

Netophathites. baal; and Merib-baal begat Micah.

vor, Tahrea, 17 And the porters were, Shallum, and 35 And the sons of Micah were, Pithon, chap. 9. 41. Akkub, and Talmon, and Abiman, and and Melech, and v Tarea, and Ahaz.

their brethren : Shallúm was the chief; 36 And Ahaz begat Jehoadah ; and Je- nchap. 9. 42. 18 Who hitherto waited in the king's hoadah begat Alemeth, and Azmaveth, Jarah. gate eastward : they were porters in the and Zimri ; and Zimri begat Moza,

companies of the children of Levi. 37 And Moza begat Binea : Raphao was o chap. 9. 43. 19° And Shallum the son of Kore, the his son, Eleasah his son, Azel his son. Rephaiah.

son of Ebiasaph, the son of Korah, and 38 And Azel had six sons whose names

his brethren (of the house of his father)


and carry

Employment of the priests. 1 CHRONICLES, X.

Death of Saul. the Korahites, were over the work of the ser- B.C. 1200. phaiah his son, Eleasah his son, Azel his vice, keepers of the B gates of the taberna

son. cle: and their fathers, being over the host B thresholds. 44 And Azel had six sons, whose names of the LORD, were keepers of the entry.

a Nu. 31. 6.

are these, Azrikam, Bocheru, and Ish; 20 And Phinehas a the son of Eleazar 618a.31.1,&c mael, and Sheariah, and Obadiah, and was the ruler over them in time past,

Hanan. These were the sons of Azel. and the LORD was with him.

y wounded.

CHAPTER X. 21 And Zechariah the son of Meshele

Nowo the Philistines fought against

dor, Ishui, miah was porter of the door of the taber- 1 Sa. 14. 49. Israel ; and the men of Israel fled from nacle of the congregation.

before the Philistines, and fell down 22 All these, which were chosen to be ch.26.1,&c. Yslain in mount Gilboa. porters in the gates, were two hundred 21 Sa. 9. 9.

2 And the Philistines followed hard and twelve. These were reckoned by founded. after Saul, and after his sons; and the their genealogy in their villages, whom

Philistines slew Jonathan, and 8 AbinaDavid and Samuel thed seer Ġdid or nor, trust.

dab, and Malchi-shua, the sons of Saul. dain in their n set office.


3 And the battle went sore against Saul, 23 So they and their children had the with boros.

and the archers « hit him, and he was oversight of the gates of the house of the

wounded of the archers. LORD, namely, the house of the taberna- < found.

4 Then said Saul to his armourbearer, cle, by wards.

dor, mock. Draw thy sword, and thrust me through 24 In four quarters were the porters,

therewith, lest these uncircumcised come toward the east, west, north, and south.

e2 Ki. 11. 5. and i abuso me. But his armourbearer 25 And their brethren, which were in

would not; for he was sore afraid. So their villages, were to come aftere seven

u or, trust.

Saul took a sword, and fell upon it. days from time to time with them.

5 And when his armourbearer saw

vor, store 26 For these Levites, the four chief por- houses. that Saul was dead, he fell likewise on ters, were in their m set office, and were

the sword, and died.

s Le. 26. 31. over the v chambers and treasuries of the

6 So Saul died, and his three sons, and house of God.

bring them

all his house died together. 27 And they lodged round about the

in by tale,

ny And when all the men of Israel that house of God, because the charge was

were in the valley saw that they fled, and upon them, and the opening thereof every them out by that Saul and his sons were dead, then morning pertained to them.

tale. they forsook their cities, and fled: and 28 And certain of them had the charge por, vessels. the Philistines came and dwelt in them. of the ministering vessels, that they should

8 And it came to pass on the morrow, at bring them in and out by tale.

g Ex.30.23,25 when the Philistines came to strip the 29 Some of them also were appointed to ' 1 Sa. 31. 10. slain, that they found Saul and his sons oversee the vessels, and all the pinstru

o or, trust.

fallen in mount Gilboa. ments of the sanctuary, and the fine flour,

9 And when they had stripped him,

i Le. 2. 5. and the wine, and the oil, and the frank

they took his head, and his armour, and

6. 21. incense, and the spices.

sent into the land of the Philistines round 30 And some of the sons of the priests Por, on flat about, to carry tidings unto their idols, made the ointments of the spices.

plates, or, and to the people. 31 And Mattithiah, one of the Levites,


10 And they put his armour in the who was the firstborn of Shallum the x bread of house of their gods, and fastened his head Korahite, had the set office over the ordering, in the temple of Dagon. thingsi that were made o in the pans.

Le. 24. 8. 11 And when all Jabesh-gilead heard 32 And other of their brethren, of the kchap. 6. 31. all that the Philistines had done to Saul, sons of the Kohathites, were over the 25. 4. 12 They arose, all the valiant men, and x showbread, to prepare it every sabbath.

took away the body of Saul, and the 33 And these are the singers, k chief of y upon them

bodies of his sons, and brought them to the fathers of the Levites, who remaining

Jabesh, and buried their bones under the in the chambers were free; for Y they were

& trans

oak in Jabesh, and fasted seven days. employed in that work day and night.


13 So Saul died for his transgression 34 These chief fathers of the Levites 21 Sa. 13. 13. which he committed against the LORD, were chief throughout their generations : 15. 23. even? against the word of the LORD, these dwelt at Jerusalem.

m1 Sa. 28.7, which he kept not, and also for asking 35 And in Gibeon dwelt the father of

&c. counselm of one that had a familiar spirit, Gibeon, Jehiel, whose wife's name was a chap. 8. 29. to inquire of it ; Maachah:

14 And inquired not of the LORD : 36 And his firstborn son Abdon, then

28. 17.
2 Sa.3.9,10.

therefore he slew him, and turnedo the Zur, and Kish, and Baal, and Ner, and

5. 3.

kingdom unto David the son of B Jesse. Nadab,

B Isai.

CHAPTER XI. 37 And Gedor, and Ahio, and Zecha

THENP all Israel gathered themselves riah, and Mikloth.

P 2 Sa.5.1,&c. to David unto Hebron, saying, Behold, 38 And Mikloth begat Shimeam. And a chap. 8. 33. we are thy bone and thy flesh. they also dwelt with their brethren at Je- y both yester

2 And, moreover, yin time past, even rusalem, over against their brethren.

day, and when Saul was king, thou wast he that 39 Anda Ner begat Kish; and Kish begat the third leddest out and broughtest in Israel: and Saul; and Saul begat Jonathan, and Mal- day. the LORD thy God said unto thee, Thou chi-shua, and Abinadab, and Esh-baal.

& rule. shalt & feed" my people Israel, and thou 40 And the son of Jonathan was Merib


be ruler over my people Israel. baal: and Merib-baal begat Micah.

r Ps. 78. 71.

3 Therefore came all the elders of Is.

Je. 3. 15. 41 And the sons of Micah were, Pithon, chap. 8. 35. rael to the king to Hebron ; and David and Melech, and Tabrea, and Ahaz.

made a covenant with them in Hebron 42 And Ahaz begat Jarah; and Jarah Sby the begat Alemeth, and Azmaveth, and Zim

hand of

before the LORD; and they anointed

David king over Israel, according to the ri; and Zimri begat Moza;

t 1Sa.16.1,12. word of the LORD $ by Samuel. 43 And Moza begat Binea; and Re

4 And David and all Israel went to


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