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I Ezra 2. 59.

of them which came


at the first out of Babylon. Before hum, Baanah. The number, I say, of the Ziha, the children of Hashupha, the chil Before CHRIST men of the people of Israel was this ; dren of Tabbaoth,

CHRIST cir. S. 8 The children of Parosh, two thousand 47 The children of Keros, the children

cir. 630. an hundred seventy and two.

of Sia, the children of Padon, 9 The children of Shephatiah, three hun 48 The children of Lebana, the children ! Or, Siaha. dred seventy and two.

of Hagaba, the children of Shalmai, 1 Or,
10 The children of Arah, six hundred 49 The children of Hanan, the children Shamlas.
fifty and two.

of Giddel, the children of Gahar,
11 The children of 6 Pahath-moab, of the 50 The children of Reaiah, the children
children of Jeshua and Joab, two thou- of Rezin, the children of Nekoda,
sand and eight hundred and eighteen. 51 The children of Gazzam, the children
12 The children of Elam, a ihousand of Uzza, the children of Phaseah,
two hundred fifty and four.

52 The children of Besai, the children of
13 The children of Zattu, eight hundred Meunim, the children of | Nephishesim, 1 Or,
forty and five.

53 The children of Bakbuk, the children Nepausin. 14 The children of Zaccai, seven hun. of Hakupha, the children of Harhur, dred and threescore.

54 The children of Bazlith, the children 1 or. 1 Or, Bari. 15 The children of | Binnui, six hundred of Mehida, the children of Harsha, Baztuth. forty and eight.

55 The children of Barkos, the children
16 The children of Bebai, six hundred of Sisera, the children of Tamah,
twenty and eight.

56 The children of Neziah, the children
17 The children of Azgad, two thousand of Hatipha.
three hundred twenty and two.

57 | The children of Solomon's servants :
18 The children of Adonikam, six hun. the children of Sotai, the children of so-
dred threescore and seven.
phereth, the children of Perida,

1 Or. 19 The children of Bigvai, two thousand 58 The children of Jaala, the children

T'eruda. threescore and seven.

of Darkon, the children of Giddel,
20 The children of Adin, six hundred 59 The children of Shephatiah, the chil.
fifty and five.

dren of Hattil, the children of Pochereth
21 The children of Ater of Hezekiah, of Zebaim, the children of Amon. Or, dai.
ninety and eight.

60 All the Nethinims, and the children
22 The children of Hashum, three hun. of Solomon's servants, were three hundred
dred twenty and eight.

ninety and two.
% The children of Bezai, three hundred 61 * And these were they which went up
twenty and four.

alxo from Tel-melah, Tel-haresha, Cherub, IOT, Jarr. 24 The children of i Hariph, an hundred | Addon, and Immer: but they could not

1 Or, and twelve. shew their father's house, nor their 1 seed,

Aldan. 1 Or, Gwar.

95 The children of Gibeon, ninety and whether they were of Israel.
6. The children of Delaiah, the children

96 The men of Beth-lehem and Neto. of Tobiah, the children of Nekoda, six
phah, an hundred fourscore and eight. hundred forty and two.
27 The men of Anathoth, an hundred 63 | And of the priests: the children of
twenty and eight.

Habaiah, the children of Koz, the chil. 1 Or, 28 The men of | Beth-azmaveth, forty dren of Barzillai, which took one of the and two.

daughters of Barzillai the Gileadite to I Cr. Kir. 29 The men of | Kirjath-jearim, Chephi- wife, and was called after their name. jeta-erix rah, and Beeroth, seven hundred forty 64 These sought their register among and three.

those that were reckoned by genealogy, 30 The men of Ramah and Gaba, six but it was not found : therefore were they, hundred twenty and one.

as polluted, put from the priesthood. 31 The men of Michmas, an hundred 65 And || the 7 Tirshatha said unto them, Or, the and twenty and two. that they should not eat of the most

goperuer. ! 32 The men of Beth-el and Ai, an hun holy things, till there stood up & priest

ch. 8. 9. dred twenty and three.

with Urim and Thummim.
33 The men of the other Nebo, fifty 66 | The whole congregation together
and two.

was forty and two thousand three hunSee ver 12 34 The children of the other Elam, a dred and threescore,

thousand two hundred fifty and four. 67 Beside their manservants and their

35 The children of Harim, three hundred maidservants, of whom there were seven
and twenty.

thousand three hundred thirty and seven:
$6 The children of Jericho, three hun. and they had two hundred forty and five
dred forty and five.

singing men and singing women.
37 The children of Lod, Hadid, and Ono, 69 Their horses, seven hundred thirty
seven hundred twenty and one.

and six: their mules, two hundred forty
39 The children of Senaah, three thou- and five :
sand nine hundred and thirty.

69 Their camels, four hundred thirty and 1 Chr. 24.7. 39 The priests : the children of ! Je five : six thousand seven hundred and

daiah, of the house of Jesbua, nine hun-twenty asses.
dred seventy and three.

70 And † some of the chief of the fa 1 Heb. part. 91 Chr. 24. 40 The children of . Immer, a thousand thers gave unto the work. The Tirsha- ich. 8. 9. fifty and two.

tha gave to the treasure & thousand I See I Chr. 41 The children of Pashur, a thousand drams of gold, fifty basons, B five huntwo hundred forty and seven.

dred and thirty priests' garments ß. 42 The children of Harim, a thousand 71 And some of the chief of the fathers il Chr. 94.8. and seventeen. gave to the treasure of the work twenty

m So Eura 2. 43 I The Levites: the children of Je-thousand 'drams of gold, and two thoushua, of Kadmiel, Band of the children sand and two hundred 10 pound of silver. of B Hodevah, seventy and four.

72 And that which the rest of the peoNotaris, 14 The singers: the children of Asaph, ple gave was twenty thousand drams of Lera . D. an hundred forty and eight.

gold, and two thousand 10 pound of silver, er. Juan,

45 ? The porters : the children of Shal- and threescore and seven priests' gar-
Inm, the children of Ater, the children mente.
of Talmon, the children of Akkub, the
children of Hatita, the children of Sho. VAR. REND.-7 V. 63. See on Ezra 2. 63. - 18. 70,
bai, an hundred thirty and eight.

71. fathers' houses. - 9 Vs. 70-72. Or, darics, Ge. 46 & The Nethinims: the children of -10 V8. 71, 72. Lit. manehs (minæ).

VAR. READ.- Chap. 7, V. 70. B thirty priests' VAR. REXD.V. 11. See on Ezra 2. 6.

garments, and five hundred pound (lit. manehs) of VAR. READ.-Chap. 7. V. 43. A See on Ezra 2. 40. silver, Be.


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The manner of reading the law.

A solemn fast kept
Before 73 So the priests, and the Levites, and of all the people, the priests, and the

the porters, and the singers, and some of Levites, unto Ezra the scribe, even to CHRIST cir. 556.

the people, and the Nethinims, and all understand the words of the law.

Israel, dwelt in their cities ; 11 n and when 14 And they found written in the law. O, het * Ezra 3. 1.

the seventh inonth came, the children of which the LORD had commanded by
Israel were in their cities 11.

Moses, that the children of Israel should

dwell in .booths in the feast of the
1 The religious manner of realing and hearing

seventh month : the law. 9 They comfort the people. 13 The for:

15 And that they should publish and wirdness of them to hour and be instructed. 16 proclaim in all their cities, and win JeruThey keep the seas of tabernacles.

salem, saying, Go forth unto the mount, cir. 445.

* fetch olive branches, and pine Angeveel to the the people gathered them. Srd a Ezra 3 1. selves together as one man into the branches, and myrtle branches, and palm Le 1. ich. 3. 26. Istreet that was before the water gate; branches, and branches of thick trees, to c Ezra and they spake unto Ezra the escribe make booths, as it is written.

to bring the book of the law of Moses, 16 [ So the people went forth, and - Les 2.

which the LORD had commanded to Israel. brought them, and made theinselres a Deut. 31, 2 And Ezra the priest brought the law booths, every one upon the y roof of his Den 23

11, 12 before the congregation both of men and house, and in their courts, and in the
1 Heb. that women, and all that could hear with courts of the house of God, and in the
in hearing

understanding, upon the first day of the street of the water gate, and in the 135
seventh month.

street of the gate of Ephraim B. Lev. 23. 24.

3 And he read therein B before the 17 And all the congregation of them

Istreet that was before the water gate that were come again out of the capHeb from + from the morning until midday, before tivity made booths, and esat under the the light,

the men and the women, and those that booths : for since the days of Jeshua the
could understand; and the ears of all the son of Nun unto that day had not the
people were attentive unto the book of children of Israel done so. And there
the law.

was very great gladness.
4 And Ezra the scribe stood

upon & 18 Also day by day, from the first day Deut 3L + Heb.torer + pulpit of wood, which they had made unto the last day, he read in the book of of wood. for the purpose; and beside him stood the law of God. And they kept the feast

Mattithiah, and 'Shema, and Anaiah, and seven days; and on the eighth day scas
Urijah, and Hilkiah, and Maaseiah, on ta solemn assembly, daccording unto the
his right hand; and on his left hand, manner.
Pedaiah, and Mishael, and Malchiah, and

Hashur, and Hashbadana, Zechariah, and 1A solemn fast, and repentance of the people

4 The Lepites muke a religious confession
5 And Ezra opened the book in the

God's goodness, and their wickedness. + Heb. eyes.

abigbt auf jahl Debele people ffen No Whin then twento andafenrth day of Judg. 3.20. ed it, all the people stood up :

were assembled with fasting, and with 6 And Ezra blessed the LORD, the great sackclothes, band earth upon them. 91 Cor. 14

God. And all the people answered, A. 2 And o the seed of Israel separated 16.

men, Amen, with a lifting up their hands: themselves from all +strangers, and stood I Tim. 2. 8.

and they bowed their heads, and wor- and confessed their sins, and the iniqui- Egs *Ex. 4. 31.

shipped 'the LORD with their faces to the ties of their fathers. $ 12. 27. ground.

3 And they stood up in their place, and 3 Cur.20.18. 7 Also Jeshua, and Bani, and Sherebiah, read in the book of the law of the

Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodijah, Maa- LORD their God one fourth part of the day;
seiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, and another fourth part they confessed,

che A Lev. 10.11. Pelaiah, Band the Levites, *caused the and worshipped the LORD their God. Deut 33.10.

people to understand the law : and the 4. Then stood up, upon the 1 stairs, 107 2 Chr. 17.7, people stood in their place.

of the Levites, Jeshua, and Bani, KadMa. 2.7. 8 So they read in the book in the law of miel, Shebaniah, Bunni, Sherebiah. Bani,

God distinctly, and gave the sense, and and Chenani, and cried with a loud voice

caused them to understand 2 the reading. unto the LORD their God. I Barn 9. 63. 9 And Nehemiah, which is the Tir- 5 Then the Levites, Jeshua, and Kad. ch. 7. 65. & 10. 1.

shatha, and Ezra the priest the scribe, miel, Bani, Hashabniah, Sherebiah, Hodi.

mand the Levites that tanght the people, jah, Shebaniah, and Pethahiah, said, Stand 1 Or, the

said unto all the people, This day is up and bless the LORD your God for erer ** 2 Chr. 35. holy unto the LORD your God; mourn and ever : and blessed be thy glorions Che..

not, nor weep. For all the people wept, name, which is exalted above ail blessing ver. 8.

when they heard the words of the law. and praise.

10 Then he said unto them, Go your Num29.1.

6 BI Thou, even thon, art LORD alone ; way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, thou hast made heaven, the heaven of . Deut. 16.

Is 14, 15,

pand send portions unto them for whom heavens, with all their host, the earth,

nothing is prepared: for this day is holy and all things that are therein, the seas, p Esth. 9.19, unto our Lord: neither be ye sorry; for and all that is therein, and thou ok pre

the joy of the LORD is your strength. servest them all; and the host of heaven Rev. 11. 10.

11 So the Levites stilled all the people, worshippeth thee.
saving, Hold your peace, for the day is 7 Thou art the LORD the God, who
holy; neither be ye grieved.

didst choose "Abram, and bronghtest
12 And all the people went their way him forth out of Ur of the Chaldees, and Gr.12

Pas 9 ver. 10. to eat, and to drink, and to gend por- gavest bim the name of " Abraham; tions, and to make great mirth, because 8 And foundest his heart faithful be

(Geel rver. 7, & they had är understood the words that fore thee, and madest a covenant with were declared unto them. him to give the land of the Canaanites,

• Gen 15$ 13 And on the second day were ga. the Hittites, the Amorites, and the Pethered together the chief of the "fathers rizzites, and the Jebusites, and the Gir. & 2528

gashites, to give it, I say, to his seed, VAR. REND.-ll v. 73. (This should form one sentence with ch. 8. 1; see Ezra 3. 1.) Chap. 8. VAR. REND.-5 V. 13, consider.

-6V. 17. dsel in 1Vx. 1, 3, 16. open space. - V. 8. they (i.e. the Chap. 9. 1V. 4. scaffold of. 37. 6. quickenes people) gave heed to. — 31. 12. given heed to. VAR. READ.-V. 16. B public places of the cit, V. 13. fatherg' houses,

from the water-gate unto the gate of Ephrain VAR. READ. ---Chup. 8. V. 3. B in, Hi. (Clerical Kneucker, Hi. (partly after Sept.) -Chap. 9. F. 4: error in text).— V. 7. B Omit, Be. Her. (1' Esdras Binnui, Gr. (after Perh.); comp. ch. 12. 6. - 7. é o 9. 48).

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A Lam. 3. 41.

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of God's goodness. Tefore and hast performed thy words; for thou 25 And

they, took strong cities, and a Before CHRIST art righteous : a fat land, and possessed houses full of


445. 9 And didst see the affliction of our all goods, | wells digged, vineyards, and Josh. 23. fathers in Egypt, and 'heardest their cry oliveyards, and fruit trees in abundance ;

. rer. 35. by the Red sea;

60 they did eat, and were filled, and Num. 13.27. 4 EL. 2. 23 io And shewedst signs and wonders up became fat, and delighted themselves

Deut. 8.7,8.

Ezek, 20. 6. on Pharaoh, and on all his servants, and in thy great goodness. E. 14. 10. on all the people of his land: for thou 26 Nevertheless they were disobedient,

Deut. 6.1.

#Or, knewest that they, 'dealt prondly against and rebelled against thee, and cast thy

cisterns. 10.12. them. So didst thou *get thee a name, law behind their backs, and slew thy chapters.

+ Heb. tree as it is this day,

9 prophets which 6 testified against 6 them El 18.11.

ef food. 11 * And thou didst divide the sea be to turn them to thee, and they wrought Deut. 82. Bs.9. 16. Ls. 63.12.14

fore them, so that they went through the great provocations. Jer. 32. 30 midst of the sea on the dry land ; and 27 Therefore thou deliveredst them into d Hos. 3. 5. their 3 persecutors thon threwest into the the hand of their enemies, who vexed e Judg.2.11,

12, • E1 4.21, deepa, yas a stone into the mighty waters. them: and in the time of their trouble,

Ezek. 20.21. 12 Moreover thou . leddest them in the when they cried unto thee, thou heardPe78. 13.

day by a clondy pillar; and in the night est them from heaven EL IS.S,

and according to Kings 14. 10. by a pillar of fire, to give them light in thy manifold mercies thou gavest them

P. 50. 17. :E 13. 21. the way wherein they should go.

saviours, who saved them out of the hand

gl Kinga 18. . EL 19. 20. 13 Thou camest down also upon mount of their enemies. Sinai, and spakest with them from hea 28 But after they had rest, t'they did

& 19. 10.

2 Chron.24. Ps. 1929. ven, and gavest them right judgments, evil again before thee: therefore leftest

20, 21. Eom. 7. 12.

and I true laws, good statutes and com- thou them in the hand of their enemies, Matt.23 37. Heb. Lates mandments :

Bo that they had the dominion over them: Acts 7.52. 14 And madest known unto them thy yet when they returned, and cried unto h Judg. 2.14 . holy sabbath, and commandedst them thee, thou heardest them from heaven ;

& 3. 8. &c. EL=0.8.11.

Ps. 106. 41, precepte, statutes, and laws, by the hand and in many times didst thou deliver them of Moses thy servant : according to thy mercies;

i Ps. 106. 44. dEx. 16. 14, 15 And gavest thern bread from hea 29 And testifiedst against them, that thou

Judg. 2.18. 15.

ven for their hunger, and broughtest mightest bring them again unto thy law: & 3.9. Jebe 6. 31.

forth water for them out of the rock for yet they dealt proudly, and hearkened + Heb. they Bu 17.6. their thirst, and promisedst them that not unto thy commandments, but sinned

returned to

de cril ke they should go in to possess the land against thy judgınents, which if a man

I So Judg. 3. Dest 1 & twhich thou hadst sworn to give them. do, he shall live in them :) and twith

11, 12, 30. + Heb. 16 9 But they. * and our fathers dealt drew the shoulder, and hardened their & 4.1. proudly, and hardened their necks, and neck, and would not hear.

3. 31. hearkened not to thy commandments, 30 Yet many years didst thou + forbear & 6.1.

m Ps. 106. 17 And refused to obey,, neither were them, and testifiedst Pagainst them by mindful of thy wonders that thou didst thy spirit ?tain thy prophets : yet would

ver. 16. among them; but hardened their necks, they not give ear: therefore gavest thou

o Lev, 18. 5. and B in their rebellion appointed ka cap- them into the hand of the people of the

Izek.20.11. Ps 106. 6. tain to return to their bondage B: but lands.

Bom 10. 5. Dext $1.

thon art t a God ready to pardon, 'gra 31 Nevertheless for thy great mercies' Gal. 3. 12. 2 Kings 17. cious and merciful, slow to anger, and of sake 'thou didst not utterly consume Heb. they 14.

great kindness, and forsookest them not. them, nor forsake them; for thou art ta
18 Yea, #when they had made them a gracious and merciful God.

anting Jer. 19. 15.

shoulder Inolten calf, and said, This is thy God 32 Now therefore, our God, the great, Zech. 7.11. iPo 78. 11, that brought thee up out of Egypt, and the "mighty, and the terrible God, who

Heb.prohad wrought great provocations ;

keepest covenant and mercy, let not all tract oper X 14.

19 Yet thou in thy manifold mercies the trouble seem little before thee, + that tketa + Hleb forsookest them not in the wilderness: hath come upon us, on our kings, on our

p 2 Kings 17.

13. the pillar of the cloud departed not princes, and on our priests, and on our

9 Cbr.36.15. from them by day, to lead them in the prophets, and on our fathers, and on all Jer. 7. *5.

way; neither the pillar of fire by night, thy people, Isince the time of the kings & 25. 4. F. S.15. to shew them light, and the way where of Assyria unto this day:

+ Heb. in Joel 2. 12. in they should go.

83 Howbeit y thou art just in all that is

the hand 90 Thou gavest also thy pgood spirit to brought upon us ; for thou hast done

propheta. ver. 77. instruct them, and withheldest not thy 8 right, but we have done wickedly:

9 See Aets P. 104. 45. gmanna from their mouth, and gavest SA Neither have our kings, our princes, 7. 51. . Es 13. 21, them water for their thirst.

our priests, nor our fathers, kept thy law, 1 Pet. 1.11.

2 Pet. 1.21. 21 Yea, forty years didst thou sustain nor hearkened unto thy commandments

Isai. 5. 6.

thou 1 Cor. 10.1 them in the wilderness, so that they lack and thy 9 testimonies, wherewith

& 42. 24. ed nothing; their clothes waxed not old, didst testify against' them.

Jer. 4. 27. and their feet swelled not. 35 For they have not served thee in

* 5. 10, 18. Iesa. 6. 11.

22. Moreover thou gavest them kingdoms their kingdom, and in thy great good ( ver. 17. Ex. 16. 15.

and nations, and didst divide them 5 in. ness that thou gavest them, and in the * Ex 34,6,7. doua 5. 12

to corners 5: so they possessed the land large and fat land which thou gavest be. ch. 1.5. Es 17.6.

of Sihon, and the land of the king of fore them, neither turned they from their + Heb Deet 2. 7. Heshbon, and the land of Og king of wicked works.

wearines. Bashan. & 2.5

36 Behold, we are servants this day, and Heb. that

hath found 23 - Their children also multipliedst thou for the land that thou gavest unto our as the stars of heaven, and broughtest fathers to eat the fruit thereof and the

: 2 Kings them into the land, concerning which good thereof, behold, we are servants in it: 17.3. 17.

thou hadst promised to their fathers, 37 And it yieldeth much increase unto

that they shonld go in to possess it. the kings whom thou hast set over us 137. Joh. 1. 2, 24 So , the children went in and pog. because of onr sins : also they have I do. Dan. 9. 14. ressed the land, and 'thon subduedst be- minion over our bodies, and over our • Px. 106. 6.

Dan. 9.5,6, 5 PL 4.25 fore them the inhabitants of the land, cattle, at their pleasure, and we are in

the Canaanites, and gavest them into great distress. + Hear

their hands, with their kings, and the 38 And because of all this we 109 make e Deut. 28. people of the land, that they might do

& ver. 25 c ver. 25. d Deat. 38. 48. Erra 9. 9. • Deut. 28. 33, 51. with them t as they would.

Deut. 28. 18. 2 Kings 23. 3. 2 Chr. 99. 10. & 34. 31. Ezra 10.3.

ch. 10. 29. VAR. REND.-7. 11. pursuers (Ex. 15. 9). 4V. 16. eren. 5 V. 22. by their several boundaries, Be. Ke. VAR. REND.-V. 26. protested unto. So in te. 29,

VAR. READ.-V. 17. B appointed a captain, to re- 30, 34. -_7V. 30. through. --SV. 33. faithfully. turn to their bondage in Egypt, a few Heb. V. 34. protestations......, protest unto. V. 88. US8. Kenn. Be. Ke. Comp. Num. 14. 4.

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Those who sealed the covenant.

NEHEMIAH, 10, 11.

Points of the covenant Before 4 sure covenant, and Il rito it; and our house of our God, after the houses of Telors CHRIST princes, Levites, and priests, 12 faseal un- our fathers, at times appointed year by

CHRIST 415. to 12 it.

year, to burn upon the altar of the LORD † Heb.areat CHAPTER 10. our God, I as it is written in the law :


Let 612 the vening, 1 The names of them that sealed the covenant. 29 85 And 'to bring the firstfruits of our or acaded The points of the covenant.

ground, and the firstfruits of all fruit of A cla, 10, 1. 1

Lev. 1 + the hemiah, Tirshatha, the son of the LORD:

Deut. 262 araliga of Hachaliah, and Zidkijah,

36 Also the firstborn of our sons, and of ch. 9. 58. 2 Seraiah, Azariah, Jeremiah,

our cattle, as it is written in the lar, . Ex. 13.4 .ch. 8. 9. 3 Pashur, Amariah, Malchijah,

and the firstlings of our herds and of 1 Or, the

Lev. 2 4 Hattush, Shebaniah, Malluch,

our flocks, to bring to the house of our gouernor b ch.1.1. 5 Harim, Meremoth, Obadiah,

God, unto the priests that minister in cSee ch. 12. 6 Daniel, Ginnethon, Baruch,

the house of our God: 7 Meshullam, Abijah, Mijamin,

37 ' And that we should bring the first8 Maaziah, Bilgai, Shemaiah: these were fruits of our 6 dough, and our ? offerings,

klLe the priests. and the fruit of all manner of trees, of

[ Item is 9 And the Levites: both Jeshua the son wine and of oil, unto the priests, to the of Azaniah, Binnai of the sons of Hena- chambers of the house of our God; and 10 'And their 'brethren, Shebaniah, Hodi- vites, that the same Levites might haves jah, Kelita, Pelaiah, Hanan,

the tithes in all the cities of our tillage. 11 Micha, Rebob, Hashabiah,

38 And the priest the son of Aaron shall 12 Zaccur, Sherebiah, Shebaniah,

be with the 'Levites, when the Levites 13 Hodijah, Bani, Beninu.

take tithes: and the Levites shall bring a See Ezra 2. 14 The chief of the people ; « Parosh, up the tithe of the tithes unto the house 3, &c. Pahath-moab, Elam, Zatthu, Bani, of our God, to the chambers, into the s! Car. 9. ch.. 8, 8c. 15 Bunni. Azgad, Bebai,

treasure house. 16 Adonijah, Bigvai, Adin,

39 For the children of Israel and the 17 Ater, Hizkijah, Azzur,

children of Levi'shall bring the ottering
18 Hodijah, Hashum, Bezai,

of the corn, of the new wine, and the oil.
19 Hariph, Anathoth, Nebai.
unto the chambers, where are the vessels

cÀ 1 li 20 Magpiash, Meshullam, Hezir,

of the sanctuary, and the priests that 21. Mesbezabeel, Zadok, Jaddua,

minister, and the porters, and the sing22 Pelatiah, Hanan, Anaiah,

ers : a and we will not forsake the house a ch.12. 23 Hoshea,' Hananiah, Hashib,

of our God.
24 Hallohesh, Pileha, Shobek,
25 Rohum, Hashabnah, Maaseiah,

26 And Ahijah, Hanan, Anan,

1 The rulers, roluntary men, and the tent man 27 Malluch, Harim, Baanah.

chosen by lot, dwell at Jerusalem. 3 A entalo the Ezra 2. 36

20 The residue dacoll in Other 28 And the rest of the people, the

of their names.

citics. priests, the Levites, the porters, the sing. Kura 9.1. era, the that AND the rulers of the people dwelt at

of the lands unto the law of God, their cast lots, to bring one of ten to dwell ch. 13. 3. wives, their sons, and their daughters, in Jerusalem a the holy city, and nine

ver I every one haring knowledge, and having parts to dwell in other cities. understanding ;

2 And the people blessed all the men. 29 They clave to their brethren, their that willingly offered themselves to dwell Judg. 19 y Deut. 29. nobles, and entered into a curse, and at Jerusalem. 12, 14, into an oath, A to walk in God's law, 3 le Now these are the chief of the ch.5.12, 13 Ps.119.106.

which was given by Moses the servant > province that dwelt in Jerusalein: but

of God, and to observe and do all the in the cities of Judah dwelt every one 1 Kings 23 S.

commandments of the LORD our Lord, in his possession in their cities, to sit, 2Chr.31.31. and his judgments and his statutes ;, Israel, the priests, and the Lerites, and 1 Heb. by the 30 And that we would not give our d the Nethinims, and the children of Er 2 a hand of daughters unto the people of the land, Solomon's servants. ili 31. 16.

nor take their daughters for our sons : 4. And at Jerusalem dwelt certain of the richr Deut. 7. 3. Ezra 9. 12,

31 * And if the people of the land bring children of Judah, and of the children

ware or any victuals on the sabbath day of Benjamin. Of the children of Judah ; k Ex. 20. 10. to sell, that we would not buy it of them Athaiah the son of Uzziah, the son of Lev. 23. 3 on the sabbath, or on 3 the holy day: Zechariah, the son of Amarinh, the son Deut. 5. 12

and that we wonid * leave B the seventh of Shephatiah. the son of Mahalaleel, of ch. 13. 15,

year, and the B * * exaction of st every the children of , Perez; IE, 23. 10, debt 5.

5 And Maaseiah the son of Baruch, the 21.

32 Also we made ordinances for us, to son of Col-hozeh, the son of Hazaiah, the Lev. 25. 4. charge ourselves, yearly with the third son of Adaiah, the son of Joiarib, the son m Deut. 15.

part of a shekel for the service of the of Zechariah, the son of Shiloni. ch. 5. 12. house of our God;

6 All the song of Perez that dwelt at 1 Heb. enery

33 For * the shewbread, and for the Jerusalen were four hundred threescore hand continual meat offering, and for the con- and eight valiant men. Lev. 24. 5, tínual burnt offering, of the sabbaths, of 7 And these are the sons of Benjamin :

the new moons, for the set feasts, and Sallu the son of Meahnllam, the son of 2 Chr. 24.

for the holy things, and for the sin offer- Joed, the son of Pedaiah, the son of Koo See Yum.

ings to make an atonement for Israel, laiah, the son of Maaseiah, the son of 39 & 29.

and for all the work of the house of our Ithiel, the son of Jesaiah.

8 And after him Gabbai, Sallai, nine
S4 And we cast the lots among the hundred twenty and eight.
p ch. 13. 31. priests, the Levites, and the people, p for 9 And Joel the son of Zichri roas their
Isai. 10. 16.
the wood offering, to bring it into the overseer: and Judah the son of Senuah

wax 3 second over 3 the city. VaR. Rend.-11 V. 38. Or, wrote, Be.- 12 subscribe : or, subscribed, Be. ----Chap. 10. IV, 1. Lit. And on VAR. REND.-_6 V. 37. Rather, coarse meal, Gr. the sealed, i.e. the record, (were). -% snbscribed. Ke. (Num. 15. 21). 7 hcare-offerings (per - 3 V. 31. an.

*i.e, remit. s Rather, every Ex. 25. 2).- for they, the Levites, are those k man's pledge.

collect. 9V. 39. chambery of Chap 11, VAR READ.-Chap. 10. V. 31. ß in the seventh On 18. 3--19 comp. 1 Chr. 9. 3--17. -Pie Judia year the, Hi. (omission of a small letter). Comp. 31. 9. Or, over the second part of, Ro. (cu Deut. 15. 1.

2 Kings 22. 14).

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Ver. 90.

The inhabitants of Jerusalem.


Succession of high priests. Befare 10 of the priests: B Jedaiah the son of at Azekah, and in the 10 villages thereof. Before CHRIST Joiarib B, Jachin.

CHRIST And they dwelt from Beer-sheba unto the

445. 11 Seraiah the son of Hilkiah, the son valley of Hinnom. 1 Chr. 9. of Meshullain, the son of Zadok, the son 31 The children also of Benjamin B1 from

I Or. 10, Ac. of Meraioth, the son of Abitub, was the Geba dwell B | at Michmash, and Aija, of Geba. ruler of the house of God. and Beth-el, and in their 10 villages,

1 Or, to 12 And their brethren that did the work 32 And at Anathoth, Noh, Ananiah,

of the house were eight hundred twenty 83 Hazor, Ramah, Gittain,
and two: and Adaiah the son of Jeroham, 34 Hadid, Zeboiin, Neballat,
the son of Pelaliah, the son of Anzi, the 85 Lod, and Ono, 114 the valley of crafts-Chr. d.
son of Zechariah, the son of Pashur, the men.
son of Malchiah,

36 And 12 of the Levites were divisions
13 And his brethren, chief of the "fa- in Judah, and in 12 Benjamin.
thers, two hundred forty and two: and

Amashai the son of Azareel, the son of i the priests, 8 and the Levitrs, tonich came up
Ahasai, the son of Meshillemoth, the son srith zerubbabel, 10 The succession of high
of Immer,

priests, 2 Corlain chief Levites 27 The solo-
14 And their brethren, mighty men of ruty of the dedication of the walls. 44 The effices
valour, an hundred twenty and eight:

of priests and Levites appointod in the temple. 1 0r, the and their overseer was Labdiel, the son

cir. 536. E of Rage of one of the great men.

Levites that went up with Zerubba. a Ezra 2.1, 2. 15 Alo of the Levites : Shemaiah the bel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua : son of Hashub: the son of Azrikam, the Serniah, Jeremiah, Ezra,

b See ch. 10.

2-6. son of Hashabiah, the son of Bunni; 2 Amariah, | Malluch, Hattush,

16 And Shabbethai and Jozabad, of the 3 | Shechaniah, | Rehum, Meremoth, 1 Or, Ncricu, chief of the Levites, t had the oversight 4 Iddo, I Ginnetho, Abijah,

1 Or of the outward business of the house 5 || Miamin, || Maadiah. Bilgah,

Shebaviah, il C 26. of God.

6 Shemaiah, and Joiarib, Jedaiah, 17 And Mattaniah the son of Micha, the 7 I Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah, Jedaiah. These 10r,Harim, son of Zabdi, the son of Asaph, tras were the chief of the priests and of their B.5 the principal to begin the thanks- brethren in the days of Jeshua.

1 Or,

Merajoth, giving in prayer 5 B: and Bakbukiah the 8 Moreover the Levites : Jeshua, Binnui,

ver. 15. sed

among his brethren, and Abda Ka iel, erebiah, Judah, and Mattathe son of Shammua, the son of Galal, niah, which was over | the thanksgiving, Ginnetron, the son of Jeduthun.

he and his brethren. Iter. L.

18 All the Levites in * the holy city were 9 Also Bakbukiah and B Unni, their bre-Liike).s. two hundred fourscore and four.

thren, were over against them l in the 1 Or, 19 Moreorer the porters, Akkub, Tal- watches 1,

Miriamin, Het at the mon, and their brethren that kept † the 10 1 And Jeshua begat Joiakim, Joiakim

ver. 17. ! gata. gates, were an hundred seventy and two. also begat Eliashib, and Eliashib begat T.

Moadiah, 20 And the residne of Israel, of the Joiada,

Ver. 17. priests, and the Levites, were in all the 11 And Joiada begat Jonathan, and Jo-1 Or, Sallai, cities of Judah, every one in his inherit- nathan begat Jaddua. auce.

12 And in the days of Joiakim were d Eura 3.2. 21 But the Nethinims dwelt 6 in 7|0. priests, the chief of the fathers : of Se.

Hag. ). a.

Zech. 3. I. phel: and Ziha and Gispa were over the raiah, Meraiah; of Jeremiah, Hananiah;

ech. 11. 17. Netbinims. 13 Of Ezra, Meshullam; of Amariah, Je

That is, 22 The overseer also of the Levites at hohanan;

the pealmo Jerusalem ras 8 Uzzi the son of Bani, 14 Of Melicu, Jonathan ; of Shebaniah, of thanks the son of Hashabiah, the son of Matta- Joseph ;

giving. niah, the son of Micha. Of the sons of 15 Of Harim, Adna; of Meraioth, Helkai; Asaph, the singers were over 8 the busi. 16 Of Iddo, Zechariah; of Ginnethon, ness of the house of God.

Meshullam; See Zara

23 For * it was the king's commandment 17 Of Abijah. Zichri; of Miniamin, of *;, e.

concerning them, that I a certain portion Moadiah, Piltai;
should be for the singers, due for every 18 Of Bilgah, Shammua; of Shemaiah,

24 And Pethahiah the son of Mesheza 19 And of Joiarib, Mattenai; of Jedaiah,

beel, of the children of Zerah the son Uzzi; 30, Zach

of Índah, was at the king's hand in 20 Of Sallai, Kallai; of Amok, Eber; . 1 Chs 18 17. all matters concerning the people.

21 Of Hilkiah, Hashabiah ; of Jedaiah, 25 And for the 9 villages, with their Nethaneel.

fields, some of the children of Judah dwelt 22 { $ The Levites in the days of EliaJosh. 14 at » Kirjath-arba, and in the 10 villages shib, Joiada, and Johanan, and Jaddua,

thereof. and at Dibon, and in the 10 vil. rere recorded chief of the fathers : also
lages thereof, and at Jekabzeel, and in the priests, to 3 the reign of Darius the
the villages thereof,

26 And at Jeshua, and at Moladah, and 23 - The sons of Levi, the chief of the
at Beth-phelet,

fathers, were written in the book of the
27 And at Hazar-shual, and at Beer- ' chronicles, eren until the days of Jo- Chr. 9.14,

sheba, and in the 10 villages thereof, hanan the son of Eliashib.

28 And at Ziklag, and at Mekonah, and 24 And the chief of the Levites : Hasha-
in the 10 villages thereof,

biah, Sherebiah, and Jeshua ß the son
29 And at En-rimmon, and at Zarcah, of ß Kadmiel, with their brethren over
and at Jarmuth,

against them, to praise and to

give So Zanoah, Adullam, and in their 10 vil. lages, at Lachish, and the fields thereof, VAR. REND.-Ilv. 35. (in) the. 12 V. 36. from

among the Levites (were assigned) courses of (i.e. VAR. REXD.--V. 13. fathers' houses. SV. 17. formerly reckoned to) Judah unto, Her. Be. Ke. Lit. the head of the beginning (who) used to give Chap. 12. IV, 9. as watches. 2 V. 19. fathers' thanks to (i.e. after) the prayer. But see Var. Read houses. —IV. 22. The Levites. In the days of

-ST. 21. on. - 7 Lit. the Mound.---' V. 22. Uzzi, Eliashib, &c., the heads of the fathers' houses were de., of the sons of Agaph, the singers, for (lit. recorded. And the priests. The heads were re. over against) 9V, 25. villages in. See Lev. 25. 81. corded) unto, Be. kamp. partly kp.--* V. 28. The

20 Vs. 25, 27, 28, 30, 31. towns; lit. daughters. eons of Levi. The heads of the fathers' houses were VAR. READ.--Chap. 11. v. 10. B Jedaiah, Joiarib, recorded. Be. Ke. See 1 Chr. 9. 10. V. 17. B the head (i.e. VAR. READ.--V. 31. B dwelt at Geba, Graf, (1.)leader) of praise (the rest as in Var. Rend.), Sept. Chap. 12. V. 9.B Obadiah, Gr. (see o. 251, ---V. 24. B (cod. Frid.) Vulg. Be. Ke. (1.)

Omit, Be. Ke. Comp. v. 8, ch. 10. 9; Bani, Gr.

I see eh. 3

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