THE CHRONICLES OF THE KINGS OF JUDA: THE FIRST BOOK compared
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The sons of Japheth Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, and Tiras.
sons of Gomer, and Togrmah. he sons of Javan Elisah, , and Dodanim.The sons of Ham Cus, Mizraim, and Canaan. he sons of Cus Sba, , , and . he sons of and Ddan. And Cus begat Nmrod: began to mighty upon the earth. And Mizraim begat Ludim, Anami, Labim, , and of came the Philistines and . Canaan begat Zidon his And unto Eber were born two sons: the name of the one was Peleg; because in his days the was dividednd his brothers name was Jktan. Jktan begat , and Jobab. All these were the sons of Jktan.Sem, Arphaad, Eber, Pleg, Serug, Nahor, Abram Abraham. The sons of Abraham Isaac and Ismael. hese are their generations: he . These are the sons of Ismael. he sons of Keturah, Abrahams concubine: she bare and Eldaah. All these are the sons of Keturah.Abraham begat Isaac. The sons of Isaac Esau and Israel. The sons of Esau Eliphaz, Rel, , and Korh. The sons of Eliphaz Teman, Omr, Zephi, , sons of Lotan Hori and Homam and Tmna was Lotans sister. The sons of Alian, Manahath, Ebal, Sephi, and Onam. he sons of Aiah and Anah. The sons of Anah Dison. he sons of , and Chran. The sons of Ezer, and Jakan. The sons of Uz, and Ara.are the kings that reigned in the land of Edom before any king reigned the children of Israel the son of Beor and the name of his city was Dinhabah. And when was dead, Jobab the son of of Bozrah reigned in his stead. And Jobab, Husam of the land of reigned in his of Moab, reigned in his and the name of his city was Avith. And Hadad, Smlah of Marekah reigned in his stead. And Smlah Saul of Rhoboth reigned in his . And , Baalanan the son of Achbor reigned in his . And , Hadad reigned in his and the name of his city was Pai; and his wifes name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred the daughter of Meahab.
Hadad dukes Edomuke , duke Aliah, duke Jethethuke , duke Elah, duke Pinon, uke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke uke Magdiel duke Iram. These the dukes of Edom.
These the sons of Israel Ruben, Simon, Levi, Juda, and Dan, Joseph, Benjamin, , Gad and Aser. The sons of Juda Er, Onan, and three were born him of the daughter of Sua the Cananitess. Er the of Juda was evil in the sight of the and he slew him. And Tamar his daughter in law bare him Pharez and ll the sons of Juda were five.
The sons of Pharez Hezron and Hamul. he sons of Zmri, Ethan, Heman, and Dara: five in all. sons of Carmi Achar th Israel, transgressed in the . he sons of Ethan Azaria. The sons of Hezron that were born him, Ram and Clubai. And Ram begat and Aminadab begat the children of And Nahon begat Salma and Salma begat nd Boz begat Obed Obed begat And begat his Eliab, and Abinadab the second, and the third, the fourth, Radai the fifth, Ozem the sixth, David the seventh Whose sisters were Zeruiah, and Abigail. he sons of Abisai, Joab and Aahel, three. And Abigail bare the father of Amaa was Jether .
And Caleb the son of Hezron begat which bare him Hur. And Hur begat Uri, and Uri begat Bezleel. And afterward Hezron went in to the daughter of Machir the father of , when he years oldnd she bare him Segub. And Segub begat Jair had twenty cities in the land of . And he , and the towns of Jair from them, Kenath the towns , even threescore cities. All these the sons of Machir the father of . And after Hezron , Abia wife bare him Ashur the father of .
And the sons of the of Hezron were, Ram the and Buna, Ozem and Ahijah. had another wife Atarahwas the mother of Onam. And the sons of Ram the of were, Maaz,
sons of Onam were, and Jada. he sons of Nadab and Abisur. And the wife of Abisur was Abihail, and she bare him and Molid. he sons of Nadab and Appaimut Sled died without children. he son of Appaim And the sons of Jada the brother of and Jonathan Jethr died without children. he sons of Jonathan and Zza. These were the sons of . had no sons but daughters. And had a servant an Egyptian gave his daughter to wife and she bare him Atai. And Atai begat Nathan, nd Nathan begat Zabad And Zabad begat begat Obed Obed begat Jehu Jehu begat Azariah Azariah begat Helez Helez begat Eleasah, Eleasah begat Sisamai Sisamai begat begat Jeamiah begat Elisama. sons of Caleb the brother of were Mesa his which was the father of Ziph and the sons of the father of Hebron. he sons of Hebron, Rekem and Sma begat Raham the father of nd Rekem begat . he son of was Maonnd Maon was the father of Bethzur.And Ephah concubine bare Haran, and Gazez: and Haran begat Gazez.he sons of Regem, Jotham, the father of Madmanah, the father of Machbenah and the father of daughter Acsah.
These were the sons of Caleb the son of Hur the of Ephrata Sobal the father of Salma the father of Bethlehem Hareph the father of Beth. And Sobal the father of had sons of them came the and the . The sons of Salma Bethlehem and the house of Joab, and half the the Tirathites, the and Suchathitesare the Kenites that came of Hemath the father of Rechab.
hese the sons of David which were born him in Hebron the Amnon of Ahinoam the he second Daniel Abigail the Carmelitess The third Absalom the son of daughter of Tlmai king of he fourth Adoniah the son of The fifth Sphatiah Abitalhe sixth by Eglah his wife. These six were born him in Hebron he reigned seven years and six monthsnd in Jerusalem he reigned thirty three years.
And these were born him in Jerusalem, Sobab, Nathan, and four of Bath the daughter of Eliada, and Eliphelet nine. These all the sons of David, beside the sons of concubines and Tamar their sister.
And the sons of Josiah were, the Johanan, the second Jehoakim, the third Zedekiah, the fourth . he sons of Jeconiah his son, Zedekiah.
he sons of Jeconiah their sisternd Hasubah, Ohel, , Hasadiah, , five. sons of Hananiah and Jesaiah, Arnan, son Obdiah, Sechaniah. And the sons of And the sons of Elioenai, Hezekiah and Azriam, three. And the sons of Elioenai were, Hodaiah, , , Akub, Johanan, Dalaiah and Anani, seven.
The sons of Juda Pharez, Hezron, Carmi, Hur and Sobal. And Reaiah the son of Sobal begat Jahathnd Jahath begat and are the of the . And these the father of Etam Jezrel, father of Gedornd Eer the father of Husah. These are the sons of Hur the of father Bethlehem. And Ashur the father of had two wives and Naarah. And Naarah bare him Ahuam, Hepher, and . These were the sons of Naarah. And the sons of were Zreth, and Ethnan. And Coz begat Anub and Zobeah, and the of Aharhel the son of Harum. was than his brethrennd his mother called his name sayingecause I bare him with sorrow. called on the God of Israel, saying thou bless me, and enlarge my coast, and thine hand be with me, and keep me from evil that it m not And God him .
Club the brother of Suah begat Mhir, which was the father of . And begat Bethapha and and the father of are the men of Rechah. he sons of Kena Othniel and nd the sons of Othniel Hathath.And begat Ophrahnd Sraiah begat Joab the father of the valley of they were craftsmen. And the sons of Caleb the son of ru, Ela and nd the son of Ela Kena. And the sons Ziph and Ziphah, and Asarel. And the sons of Ezrawere Jether, Mered, Epher, Jalon Mriam, and , and the father of . And his wife bare Jred the father of Gedor, and Heber the father of , and the father of Znoah. And these the sons of Bthiah the daughter of Pharao which Mered took. he sons of wife Hodia the sister of Naha the father of Keilah and the Maachathite. he sons of Simon were, Amnon and Rinah, Benhanan and Tilon. And the sons of were Zoheth and Benzoheth.
The sons of Selah the son of Juda were, Er the father of Lecah, and Laadah the father of Maresah, and the of the of them that wrought the house of And Jokim and the men of , and Joas and Saraph,
The sons of Simeon, Jamin, Jarib, and had sixteen sons and six daughtersut his brethren had not many children, neither the like to the children of Juda And they dwelt at at Bethmarcaboth, Hazar, and . These were their cities unto the reign of David. And their villages were, Etam, Ain, Rmon, Tochen and Asan, five nd all their villages that were round about the sa cities unto Baal. the and their genealogy.And , Jmlech, Josah the son of nd Joel and Jehu the son of the son of the son of Asielnd Elioenai, Jakobah, Asaiah, Adiel, and Ziza the son of the son of the son of unto the east side of the valley, to seek pasture for their . And they found fat pasture and good and land written by name in the days of Hezekiah king of Juda, and smote the tents and the habitations that were found there, and destroyed them utterly unto this day, and dwelt in their rooms: because there was pasture there for their .And of the of Simeon five hundred men smote the rest of the Amalekites that were escaped and dwelt there unto this day.
bed, his birthright was given unto the sons of Joseph the son of Israel reckoned after the
the son of Aza the son of the son of Joel, dwelt in Aroer unto Nebo and And eastward he inhabited the wilderness the river Euphrates their cattle in the land of .And in the days of Saul they with the Hagarites by their handnd they dwelt in their tents throughout all the east land of .
And the hildren of Gad dwelt over against them in the land of unto Joel the and Sapham the next, Jaanai and . And their brethren the the children of Abihail the son of Hur the son of the son of Michael the son of the son of the son of Buz Ahi the son of Abdiel the son of Guni the of . And they dwelt in in and her towns, and in all the suburbs of Saron, their borders.
A the were reckoned by in the days of Jotham king of Juda, and in the days of Jeroboam king of Israel.
The sons of and half the tribe of Manasse, of men able to bear and sword, and shoot with bow, and war, were four and forty thousand seven hundred and that went out to . they with the with Jeur, and Noab. And they were help against them, and the Hagarites were delivered into their hand all that were with theor they cried to God in the battle, and he two hundred and fifty thousand, and two thousand, and of an hundred thousandor there fell many because the war was of God. And they dwelt in their steads until the .
And the children of half tribe of Manasse dwelt in the land from Basan unto Baalermon and and unto mount Hermon And these were the heads of the transgressed against the God of their fathers and after the ods of the people of the land, God destroyed before them God stirred up the spirit of Pul ing of and the spirit of ing of Assria, and carried away the Rubenites, the and the half tribe of Manasse, and brought them unto Hlah, Habor, Hara and to the iver Gozan, unto this day.
The sons of Levi Gerson, and Merari. he sons of Amram, Izhar, Hebron and . he children of Amram Aaron, Moses and Miriam. The sons of Aaron Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar.
Eleazar begat Phinehs begat begat Bki begat begat Zrahiah begat Meraioth Meraioth begat Amariah Amariah begat Ahitb begat Zado begat Ahimaaz Ahimaaz begat Azariah Azariah begat Johanan Johanan begat Azariah in the temple that Slomon built in JerusalemAzariah begat Amariah Amariah begat Ahitb begat Zado begat begat Hlkiah begat Azariah Azariah begat Sraiah, Sraiah begat when the carried away Juda and Jerusalem by the hand of .
The sons of Levi Gersom, and Merari. And these be the names of the sons of and Smei. And the sons of were Amram, Izhar, Hebron and . The sons of Merari and Musi. hese are the
his son, and his son. sons of Amasai, Jeroham his son, Elanah his son
And the sons of Samuel the and Abiah.
The sons of Merari, his son
in the house of the , after that the rk had rest. And they ministered before the dwelling place of the tabernacle of with singing, until Slomon had built the of the in Jerusalemnd then they waited on their office according to the orderare they that waited with their childrenf the sons of : Heman a singer, the son of Joel, the son of The son of Elanah, the son of Jeroham, the son of Eliel the son of Toah, he son of Zuph, the son of Elanah, the son of Mahath, the son of Amasai, he son of Elanah, the son of Joel, the son of Azariah, the son of he son of Tahath, the son of Asir, the son of , the son of he son of Izhar, the son of the son of Levi the son of Israel.And his brother Asaph stood on his right hand, the son of Brachiah, the son of he son of Michael, the son of Baasiah, the son of Mlchiah, he son of , the son of Zrah, the son of Adaiahhe son of Ethan, the son of Zmah, the son of he son of Jaath, the son of Gersom, the son of Levi.And their brethren the sons of Merari stood on the left hand: Ethan the son of , the son of Abdi, the son of he son of Hasabiah, the son of Amaziah, the son of he son of Amzi, the son of Bni, the son of he son of , the son of Musi, the son of Merari, the son of Levi.Their brethren the Levites were appointed unto all manner service of the tabernacle of the house of God. But Aaron and his sons upon the altar of and on the altar of incense, and were appointed for all th the place most holy, and to make an atonement for Israel according Moses the servant of God had commanded.
are the sons of Aaron Ahimaaz his son.
these are the dwelling places in their coasts of the sons of Aaron of the of the for lot. hey gave them Hebron in the land of Juda the suburbs round about it. But the and villages , they gave to Caleb the son of Jephneh. to the sons of Aaron they gave the Hilen with her uburbs, Dbir with her uburbsnd Asan with her uburbs, and with her uburbs And out of the tribe of Benjamin her uburbs, Alemth with her uburbs, Anathoth with her uburbsll their cities their were thirteen.And unto the sons of of the of th tribe, were cities given out of the half tribe of Manasse, by lot, ten cities. And the sons of Gersom their out of the tribe of and out of the tribe of and out of the tribe of and out of the tribe of Manasse in Basan, thirteen cities. nto the sons of Merari were given by lot their out of the tribe of Ruben, and out of the tribe of Gad, and out of the tribe of , twelve cities.
And the children of Israel gave the Levites cities with their uburbsnd by ot out of the tribe of children of out of the tribe of Simeon and out of the tribe of the children of cities of their coasts of the tribe of Ephraim. they gave unto them the cities of efuge Schem in mount Ephraim with her Bethhoron with her uburbs, Aialon with her uburbs, and with her uburbs And out of the half tribe of Manasseh Aner with her uburbs, and with her uburbs the of the remnant of the sons of .nto the sons of were given out of the of the half tribe of Manasse Goln in Basan with her suburbs and with her uburbs And out of the tribe of Kedes with her uburbs, Daberath with her uburbs, Ramoth with her uburbs and Anem with her uburbs And out of with her uburbs, Abdon with her uburbs, Hukok with her uburbs and Rhob with her uburbs And out of the tribe of Kedes in Galile with her uburbs, Hamon with her uburbs, and with her uburbs.nto the rest of the children of Merari were given out of the tribe of , with her suburbs Tabor with her suburbs And on the other side Jordan by Jericho on the east side of Jordan were given them out of the tribe of in the wilderness with her suburbs, Jahzah with her suburbs, with her suburbs with her suburbs And out of the tribe of Gad Ramoth in with her suburbs, Mahanaim with her suburbs, Hesbon with her suburbs, and Jzer with her suburbs.
in the days of David two and twenty thousand and six hundred. he sons of Izrahiahhe sons of Izrahiah Michael, Obadiah Joel, , five six and thirty thousand men: for they had many wives and sons. And their brethren among all the and seven thousand two thousand and thirty four. sons of , Joas, Eliezer, Elioenai, , Jerimoth, Abiah, Anathoth and Alamth. All these are the twenty thousand and two hundred. The sons of Jediaelhe sons of Jeus, Benjamin, and Cnaanah, Zetha, and Ahisahar. All these the sons of Jediael heads men of seventeen thousand and two hundred , the children of The sons of Manasseh his concubine bare Machir the father of had daughters. And Maacah the wife of Machir bare a son and called his name and the name of his brother was Sheresh; and his sons were Ula and Rkem. he son of Ulam Bdan. These the sons of the son of Machir the son of Manasseh. And his sister bare , and . And the sons of Semida were Ahian, Sechem, and Aniam.
sons of Ephraim, son, and Tahath his son, and his son, and Tahath his sonnd his son, and Suthelah his son, and and Elead the men of Gth that were born in land slew, because they cme down to take away their cattle. And Ephraim their father mourned many day and his brethren came to comfort him.
And he went his wife conceived and bare a son, and he called name because it went evil with his . And his daughter was Sherah, who built Bethoron the nether and the upper, and And their possession and habitation Bethel and the towns , and Naran, and with the towns thereof Schem the towns and townsnd by the borders of the children of Manasseh, Bethsean her towns, Taanach her towns, her towns and her towns. In thse dwelt the children of Joseph the son of Israel.
The sons of , , Isuai, and Serah their sister. he sons of and the father of . And Heber begat Japhlet, Somer, Hotham, and Sua their sister. he sons of Japhlet, and Asath. These are the children of Japhlet.he sons of Ahi, Rohgah, and . And the sons of his brother Helem Zophah, , and Amal. The sons of Zophah Suah, Harnepher, Sual, Bri, , sons of Jether Jephneh, , and Ara.he sons of Arh, Haniel and Rezia. A these were the children of heads of six thousand men.
Benjamin begat his , the second, Aharah the third, Nohah the fourth and Rapha the fifth. And the sons of were Adar, Gera, Abihud, Abisua, Naaman, Ahoah, Gera, and them to Manahath: Naaman, Ahiah and Gera, in the country of Moab after he had sent them away Husim and were his wives. And he begat of Hodes his wife Jobab Zbia, , Malcham, Jeuz, and Mrma. These The sons of Eber, , and built Ono, Lod, the towns away the of , , and Joha, the sons of the sons of And Jakim, , , Elinai, , Eliel, Adaiah, Braiah, dwelt in Jerusalem. And at the father of whose
. And these also dwelt with their brethren in Jerusalem over against them.
Ner begat , and Saul, and Saul begat Jonathan, , Abinadab and . And the son of Jonathan was Meribbaal and Meribbaal begat Micah. And the sons of Micah were, Pithon, Melech, and Ahaz. And Ahaz begat Jehoadahnd Jehoada begat , and nd Zmri begat Moza And Moza begat Rapha his son his son Azel And Azel had six sons whose names are these, Bochru, Ismael, Sariah, Obdiah, and Hanan. All these were the sons of Azel. And the sons of his brotherwere Ulam his , the second and Eliphelet the third. And the sons of Ulam were mighty men and had many sons and sons sons, an hundred and fifty. All these are of the sons of Benjamin.
all Israel were by and, they written in the book of the kings of Israelnd were carried away to Babylon for their , the priests, Levites and . in Jerusalem dwelt of the children of Juda, of the children of Benjamin and of the children of Ephraim and Manasseh the son of the son of of the son of of the children of Pharez the son of Juda. And of Asiah the and his sons. And of the sons of Jeuel their brethren six hundred and ninety.And of the sons of Benjamin Sal the son of the son of Hodiah, the son of Hasnuah, nd the son of Jerohamnd Elah the son of , the son of nd the son of the son of the son of their brethren their , nine hundred fifty and . these were in the of .And of the priests Jedaiah, Jehoiarib and Azariah the son of the son of , the son of Zado the son the son of the the house of God And Adaiah the son of Jeroha the son of the son of nd Maasi the son of Adiel the son of the son of the son of seven hundred and men the work of the service of the house of God.
And of the Levites the son of Hasub, the son of , the son of of the sons of Merari And and Galalnd the son of Micah, the son of the son of Asaph Obdiah the son of the son of Galal the son of nd the son of the son of that dwelt in the villages of the Netophathites. porters were, Shallum, Aub, Talmon and Ahiman their brethren the chief of the children of Levi of the tabernacle: their fathers the ost of the the . And Phinehs the son of Eleazar was ruler over them the was with him. Zchariah the son of the door of the tabernacle of two hundred and twelve were in their villages David and Samuel the ser in their . nd their children had the oversight of the gates of the house of the the house of the tabernacle, In four quarters were the toward the east, west, north and south. And their brethren of the house of Godnd round about the house of God because the of them had the of the ministering vessels them in and out by tale. of them were appointed to oversee the vessels and all of the sons of the priests .And one of the Levites, the of the , had the the things that were in the pan. And other of their brethren the sons of the shwbread, to prepare day and night. These the Levites their generations these dwelt at Jerusalem.
And in dwelt the father of , whose wife was And his son Abdon, then Zur, , Baal, Ner and Nadab Gedor, Ahio, and . And begat . And they also dwelt with their brethren at Jerusalem, And the son of was Meribbaalnd Meribbaal begat Micahnd the sons of Micah were, Pithon, Melech and . And Ahaz begat nd Jarah begat , , begat Moza And Moza begat his son Eleasah his son Azel. And Azel had six sons whose names are these, Bochru, Ismael, Sariah, and Hananhese the sons of Azel.
the Philistines fought against Israelnd the men of Israel fled before the Philistines and slain in mount . And the Philistines followed Saul and his sons and slew Jonathan, Abinadab and the sons of Saul.And the battle went sore against Saul, the him, and he was wounded of the . Then said Saul to his raw thy sword and thrust me through therewith these uncircumcised come and . his would not. Saul a sword and fell upon it. And when his saw that Saul was dead, he fell on sword and died.
Saul and his three sons and all his house died together. And when all the men that in the valley saw they fled, and that Saul and his sons were dead, they forsook their cities and and the Philistines came and dwelt in them.
And on the morrow when the Philistines came to strip the they found Saul and his sons in mount . And when they had stripped him they took his head and his and sent into the land of the Philistines round about to tidings unto their and to the people. And they put his in the house of their ods
heard all that the Philistines had done to Saul, all the men and away the body of Saul, and the bodies of his sons and brought them to Jabes and buried the bones under oak in Jabes, and fasted seven days.
o Saul died for his he against the , the word of the and turned the kingdom unto David the son of .
Then all Israel gathered themselves to David unto Hebron, we thy bone and thy flesh. And moreover in time past, even when Saul was king, thou leddest out and innd the thy God said unto theehou shalt feed my people Israel, and thou shalt be over my people Israel. all the elders of Israel to the king to Hebron David made a covenant with them before the nd they anointed David king over Israel according to the word of the by Samuel.And David and all Israel went to Jerusalem which is Jebus the Jebusites the of the land. And the of Jebus said to David, hou not . David the castle of , which is the city of David. Davidhosoever smite the Jebusites first shall be captain. Joab the son of Zruiah went first up, and was . And David dwelt in the castle therefore called the city of David. And he built the city even from Mllo round about Joab repaired the rest of the city. David waxed
with all Israel, to make him king according to the word of the . And this is the number of the mighty men David had the chief of he lifted up his spear against three hundred at one time.And after him Eleazar the son of Dodowas one of the three mighties. He was with David at the Philistines were gathered to battle was a parcel of ground full of barley and the people fled the Philistines. And they in the midst of and it and slew the nd the a great three of the thirty went to rock to David the cave nd the ost of the Philistines in the valley of Rphaim. And David was then in holdnd the at Bethlehem And David longed and said O that one would give me of the water of the well of Bethlehem that is at the gate And the three brake through the ost of the Philistines and drew water of the well of Bethlehem that was by the gate, and took it, and brought it to David David would not drink of it, but it to the , nd said God forbid it me, that I should do this thing drink the blood of these men that have put their lives in eopardyfor with the eopardy of their lives they brought itherefore he would not drink it. did the three mightiest.And Abisai the brother of Joab was of the three up his spear against three hundred slew them, and had a name among the three. f the three, was their captain not to the three.
Bnaiah the son of Jehoiada the son of a went down and slew a ion in a pit in . And he slew an Egyptian a man of , five cubits and in hand a spear like a weavers beamnd went to him with a and plucked the spear out of the Egyptians hand, and slew him with his spear. things did Bnaiah the son of Jehoiada, and had name the three , was the thirty but attained not the threend David him his the men of the Asahel the brother of Joab Elhanan the son of Dodo of Bethlehem the , Helez the Ira the son of the , Abiezer the the Husathite, Iai the Ahohite Maharai the Heled the son of Baanah the Ithai the son of Rbai of that pertaine to the children of Benjamin Bnaiah the Hurai of the of Gaas, Abiel the Arbathite the Baharumite, the The sons of Hasem the Gzonite, Jonathan the son of Ahiam the son of Sacar the Hararite, Eliphal the son of Ur Hepher the Mechrathite, Ahiah the Hezro the Carmelite Naari the son of Joel the brother of Nathan Mibhar the son of Zele Ammonite Naharai Berothite the of Joab the son of Ira the Gareb , Uriah the , Zabad the son of Adina the son of Siza a the and thirty him Hanan the son of and Josaphat Sama and the sons of Hothan Aroerite Jedial the son of and Joha his brother Eliel nd Jeribai and the sons of and Moabite Eliel and Obed and Jasiel .
these came to David to Ziklag, while he yet kept himself close of Saul the son of : and they were among the mighty men, helpers of the with bows, and could , the sons of the sons of Jeroham of Gedor.
And of the Gadites there separated themselves unto David could handle shield and , whose faces were like the faces of ions, and were as swift as the oes the mountains Ezer the first, Obdiah the second, Eliab the third, the fourth, Jeremiah the fifth, the sixth, Eliel the seventh, Johanan the eighth, Elabad the ninth, Jeremiah the tenth, Machbanai the eleventh. These were of the sons of Gad, captains the of the over an hundred, and the over a thousand. These are they that went over Jordan in the first month, when had all his banknd they put to flight them of the valley both toward the east and the west.
And there came of the children of Benjamin and Juda to the hold David. And David went out to them and answered and said them If ye be come peaceably unto me to help me, mine heart shall be in mine hands, the God of our fathers look thereon, and rebuke it
the spirit came upon Amasai captainand he said, hine are we, David, and on thy side thou son of Jes: peace be thee, and peace be to thine helpers for thy God helpeth thee. Then David received them and made them
with the Philistines against Saul to battle but help them notor the ords of the Philistines sent him away sayinge will fall to his master Saul to the eopardy of our heads. he went to there fell to him of Manasse, Jozabad, Jediel, Michael, and Jozabad, Elihu and Zlthai, of the thousands of Manasse. And they help David against roversor they were all mighty men and aptains in
came to David to Hebron, to turn the kingdom of Saul to him, according to the of the .
The children of Juda that bare shield and spear were six thousand and eight hundred to war. Of the children of Simeon, men of t war, seven thousand and one hundred.f the children of Levi four thousand and six hundred. And Jehoiada was the of and with him three thousand and seven hundred And a young man of his fathers twenty two. And of the children of Benjamin the of Saul, three thousand part of them the house of Saul.
And of the children of Ephraim twenty thousand and eight hundred, men of the of their fathers. And of the half tribe of Manasseh eighteen thousand which were by name to make David ing. And of the children of which were men that had understanding the time to know what Israel ought to dohe heads of them were two hundred and all their brethren of war, fifty thousand. And Nphtali a thousand aptains, and with them with shield and spearhirty seven thousand. And of twenty eight thousand and six hundred. And of went battle, forty thousand. And o the other side Jordan, of the Rubenites, Gadites and of the half tribe of Manasse with all manner of instruments of war an hundred and twenty thousand.
All these men of war, came to Hebron, to make David ing all Israelnd all the rest of Israel of one to make David ing. And there they were with David three days eating and drinking for their brethren prepared for them. Moreover they that were nigh them, and brought bread on asses, amels, mules and oxen, and meat figs, raisins, wine, oil, oxen, and sheep abundantlyor there was joy in Israel.
And David with the aptains of thousands and hundreds, and with said unto all the congregation of Israel If it seem good all the land of Israel, and to the priests and Levites in their cities and suburbs, gather us And let us bring again the rk of to us: for we in the days of Saul. And all the congregation so for the thing in the eyes of all the people.
David gathered all Israel together from Sihor Egypt unto Hemath, to bring the rk of from . David went up and all Israel to Baalah, that is, to Kirjathjearim, which belonged to Judah, to bring up thence the ark of God the LORD, that dwelleth between the cherubims, whose name is called on. And they carried the rk of God in a new cart out of the house of Abinadabnd and drave the cart. And David and all Israel played before God with all their might, with singing, harps, psalteries, timbrels and trumpets. And when they came the of Chidon, put forth his hand to hold the ark for the oxen stumbled. And the was and smote him, because he put his hand to the rknd there he died before God. And David was displeased, because the had a afraid of God that day, , ow shall I bring the rk of God home to me? o David brought not the rk home to the city of Davidut it the house of Obeddom nd the rk of God with Obeddom in his house three months. And the blessed the house of Obeddom and all that he had.
Hiram king of Tre sent messengers to David, and timber of with masons and arpenters, to build him an house. David perceived that the had him king Israel, his kingdom was lifted up on high, because of his people Israel. And David took more wives at Jerusalem and begat more sons and daughters. these are the names of his children which he had Jerusalem, Sobab, Nathan, and the Philistines that David was anointed king all Israel, all the Philistines went up to seek David. And David heard of it, and went out against them. And the Philistines came and in the valley of Rphaim. And David God sayinghall I go against the Philistines and wilt thou deliver them into mine hand? And the said himo for I will deliver them into thine hand. they therefore they called the name of place . And they left their ods there, David burn with fire.And the Philistines again abroad in the valley. turn away from them, and come upon them in the tops of the trees, then go out to battle: for God go before thee to smite the host of the Philistines. David did as God commanded himnd they smote the host of the Philistines from to Gazer. And the fame of David went out into all lands and the
made him houses in the city of David, and prepared a place for the rk of God, and pitched for it a tent. hen David said, the rk of God but the Levitesor them hath the chosen to the rk of and to minister him for ever. And David gathered all Israel to Jerusalem, to the rk of the unto place which he had for it. And David the children of Aaron and the Levites Of the sons of Uriel the chief, and his brethren an hundred and twentyf the of Merari Asaiah the chief, and his brethren two hundred and twentyf the sons of Joel the chief, and his brethren an hundred and thirtyf the of Elizaphan the chief and his brethren two hundredf the sons of Hebron Eliel the chief, and his brethren f the sons of Aminadab the chief, and his brethren an hundred and twelve.
And David called Zadok and Abiathar the priests, and the Levites Uriel, Asaiah, Joel, , Eliel and nd said unto theme are the of the Levites sanctify yourselves and your brethren bring the rk of the God of Israel unto the place that I have prepared for it. For because ye not at the first, the our God made a us, for that we sought him not the . the priests and the Levites sanctified themselves to the rk of the God of Israel. And the children of the Levites bare the rk of God upon their shoulders with staves thereon as Moses commanded according to the word of the .And David spake to the chief of the Levites appoint their brethren to the singers with instruments of music psalteries harps and cymbals, with . the Levites appointed Heman the son of Joel and of his brethren, Asaph the son of nd of the sons of Merari their brethren Ethan the son of And with them their brethren of the second degree, Zchariah, Ben, Jaaziel, Semiramoth, Jhiel, Ui, Eliab, Bnaiah, Maasiah, Matthiah, with cymbals of brass with psalteries on And Matthiah, chief of the Levites trumpets before the rk of Godnd Obeddom and Jhiah were doorkeepers for the rk.
David and the elders of Israel and the aptains over thousands went to the rk of the of the out of the house of Obeddom with the Levites that bare the the singers, and Cnaniah the of the song the singers David had upon him an phod of linen. all Israel brought the rk of the covenant with shouting and of , and with trumpets and cymbals, with psalteries and harps.And the rk of the of the came the city of David, Michl the daughter of Saul out at a window saw king David dancing and playing she despised him in her heart.
the tent that David had pitched for itnd they burnt sacrifice and before God. And when David had made an end of offering and , he blessed the people the name of the . And he dealt Israel both man and womanAnd he appointed certain of the Levites to minister before the , and to , and to thank and praise the God of Israel: Asaph the chief, and next to him Jeiel, Semiramoth, Jehiel, , Eliab, Bnaiah, Obeddom and Jeiel with salteries and harpsut Asaph cymbals and Jahaziel priests with trumpets continually before the rk of the covenant of God.
Asaph and his brethren. the , call his name, make known among the people.Sing unto him that seek the Seek the and his strengtheek his .Remember his he , his wonders, and the judgments of his mouth seed of Israel his servant children of Jacob his chosen he commanded to a thousand generationsf covenant Abraham, and of his oath Isaac Jacob for a , and to Israel for an everlasting covenant, aying thee will give the land of Canaan, the of your inheritance When they went from to , and from one kingdom to another He suffered no man to do them wrong: kings for their sakes Touch not mine anointed, do my rophets harm. Sing unto the all the earth from day to day his
among the heathen his among all nations
in his presence strength and gladness are in his place.
the ye kindreds of people, the lory and strength.Give unto the name: bring and come before him
be glad, and let men among the nationshe Let the sea and let the fields rejoice and all that is therein. the trees of the wood at the presence of the he cometh to judge the earth.
and gather us together and deliver us from the heathen, thy holy name, and glory in t praise Blessed be the God of Israel for ever and evernd all sa Amen, the
he left there before the ark of the covenant Asaph and his brethren, to minister before the his brethren the priests before the tabernacle of the the , o offer unto the upon the morning and evening, according to all that is written in the law of the which he commanded Israel with them Heman and , and that were chosen of God. And the sons of were porters. And all the people departed every man to his house: and David returned to his
said to Nathan the propheto, I dwell in an house of edar the rk of the covenant under curtains. Nathan said Davido all that is in thine heart for God is with thee. the same night the word of God came to Nathan sayingo and tell David my servant, hus saith the , hou shalt not build me an house to dwell in For I have dwel in house since I brought Israel unto this dayut have gone from tent to tent and from one tabernacle to another. heresoever I have walked all Israel, spake I word to any of the judges of Israel I commanded to feed my people, sayinghy me an house of edar Now therefore thus say unto my servant Davidhus saith the of osts I took thee the from sheep, that thou shouldest be over my people Israel And I have been with thee thou , and have o all thine enemies , and have made thee a name like the name of the men the earth. I will ordain a place for my people Israel, and will , and they shall dwell and shall move no moreeither shall the children of wickedness them any more as at the beginning, nd since the time I commanded judges to be over my people Israel will all thine enemies I thee that the build thee an house. when thy days be expired that thou must go thy fathers, I will up thy seed after thee, which shall be of thy sons and will his kingdom. shall build me an house, and I will stablish his for ever. I will be his father and he shall be my son and I will not my mercy away from him as I from him that was before thee But I will him in mine house and in my kingdom for ever and his shall be for .
ccording to all these words, and to all this vision, , that thou hast house for a great while to come and hast me a man of high degree O God. What can David more thee thy servanthou knowest thy servant for thy servants sake, according to thine own heart thou done all this all , there is none like thee, any God th, according to all that we have heard with our ears. what nation the earth is like thy people Israel, God went redeemto be his own people, to make thee a name of and terribleness, out nations from before thy people, for ever and thou their God. now the thing thou hast spoken concerning thy servant and his house be for ever, and do as thou hast said. the God of Israel God Israel and the house of David thy servant be established before thee. For thou hast told thy servant that thou wilt build him an house therefore thy servant hath found in his heart to pray before thee. And now thou art God, and hast promised this goodness unto thy servant Now therefore to bless the house of thy servant, that it may before thee for everor thou blessest, O blessed for ever.
after that David the Philistines and subdued them, and took Gath and towns out of the hand of the Philistines. And he and the Moabites became Davids servants and brought gifts. 3 And David Hadaezer king of Zobah unto Hmath, as he went to his dominion the river Euphrates. And David took from him a thousand chariots and seven thousand horsemen and twenty thousand footmen all the , reserved of them an hundred. the Srians of to help Hadaezer king of Zobah David slew of the twenty thousand put garrisons in nd the Srians became Davids servants and brought . the David he wentAnd David took the shields of gold that were on the servants of and brought them to Jerusalem. nd from Chun, cities of Hadaezer, brought David much brassherewith Slomon made the braen sea and the pillars and the vessels of brass.
when Tou king of heard how David had all the host of Hadaezer king of Zobahe sent Hadram his son to king David, to and to him, because he had fought and him (for had war with ) and all manner of of gold silver and brass. king David dedicated unto the with the silver and gold that he brought from all nations from , from , from the children of Ammon, from the Philistines, from. Abisai the son of Zruiah slew of the Edomites in the valley eighteen thousand David reigned over all Israel and and all his people. And Joab the son of Zruiah was over the host and Jehosaphat the son of Ahilud recordernd Zadok the son of and Abimelech the son of Abiathar were the priests and was scribend Bnaiah the son of Jehoiada was over the Cerethites and the and the sons of David
king of the children of Ammon died, and his son in his stead. David, I will shw kindness unto Hann the son of Nahas, because his father mend David sent messengers to comfort him his father. the servants of David cme into the land of the children of Ammon to to comfort him the of the children of Ammon said to hinkest thou that David doth honor thy father, that he hath sent comforters unto thee? to search and overthrow and to spy out the land
and shaved them, and cut off their hard by their buttocks and sent them away. there went told David how the men were served. And sent to meet themfor the men were ashamednd saidarry at Jericho until your beards be grown, and then return.
And when the children of Ammon saw that they the David, and the children of Ammon sent a thousand talents of silver to hire the chariots and horsemen out of Mesopotamia and out of and out of Zobah. they hired thirty two thousand chariots, and the king of Maacah and his people came and pitched before . And the children of Ammon gathered themselves from their cities and to battle. And David heard of it, he sent Joab all the host of men. And the children of Ammon came out and put in array before the gate of the citynd the kings that were come by themselves in the field.
Joab saw that the battle was before and , he chose out of all the of Israel and put them in array against the Srians. And the rest of the people he delivered unto Abisai his brother, they themselves in array against the children of Ammonnd said the Srians be too strong for me, me if the children of Ammon be too for thee, I will help thee. and let us for our , and for the cities of our God and the do hi. Joab and the people that were with him drew nigh the and they fled before him. when the children of Ammon saw that the Srians were fled, they likewise Abisai his brother and into the city. Joab came to Jerusalem.
And when the Srians saw that they were put to the worse Israel, they sent messengers and the Srians that beyond the river Sophach the aptain of the host of before them. it was told David he gathered all Israel, and over Jordan and upon them in array against the Srians, they fought with him. But the Srians fled before Israel and David of the Srians seven thousand chariots, and forty thousand footmen and killed Sophach the aptain of the host. And when the servants of Hadaezer saw that they were put to the worse Israel, they made peace with David and either would the Srians help the children of Ammon any more.
the time that kings go out , Joab the army and the country of the children of Ammon, and and besieged and destroyed it And David took the crown of their king off his head, and found t a talent of gold, and there were precious stones in it and it was set Davids headnd he brought also exceeding much. And he brought out the people that were in it and them with saws and harrows of iron and with so dealt David with all the cities of the children of Ammon. And David and all the people to Jerusalem.
fter that there arose war at Gzer with the Philistinest which time the Husathite slew that was of the children of and they were subdued. And there was again with the Philistines and Elhanan the son of Jair slew Lahmi the brother of Goliath the , whose spear was like a .
And yet again war at Gth, where was a man of fingers and toes, six on hand, and six on foot: and was the son of defied Israel Jonathan the son of Davids brother slew him. These were born and by the hand of David of his servants.
And Satan stood up against Israel, and David to number Israel. And David said to Joab and the rulers of the people, o number Israel from to Dan and bring the number of them. And Joab answeredhe make people an hundred times so many more as they be: but my ord ing, are they not all my servants? hy then doth my ord require this thing? why be a cause of trespass to Israel?
the kings word prevailed against Joab. Joab and went throughout all Israel, and came to Jerusalemnd gave the number of the people unto David. And all Israel were a thousand thousand and an hundred thousand men that drew sword: and Juda was four hundred and thousand men that drew sword. But and Benjamin counted not among themor the abominable to Joab. And was displeased with this thing smote Israel. David God I have sinned for I have done foolishly.
And the spake unto Gad Davids seer sayingo and tell David saying Thus saith the I thee three things: choose thee one of them, that I may do unto thee.
Gad came to David and said him Thus saith the Choose thee ither three years or three months to be , the sword of thine enemies thee or else the sword of the pestilence in the land, the ngel of the destroying throughout all the coasts of Israel. ow advise thyself what word I shall bring again him that sent me. And David said Gad, I am in let me not fall the hand of mn. the sent pestilence upon Israel there of Israel seventy thousand men. And God sent ngel Jerusalem to destroy itnd as he was , the beheld and o the , and said to the ngel that destroyed, t is enough, now thine hand. And the ngel of the stood by the of Ornan the Jebusite.
And David lifted up his eyes and saw the ngel of the stand between the earth and heaven a drawn sword in his hand stretched out Jerusalem. Then David and the elders of Israel clothed in upon their faces. And David said unto GodIs it not I that commanded the people? I that have sinned and done evil and on my fathers house not on thy people.
the ngel commanded Gad to say to David, that David should go and up an altar unto the in the threshing of Ornan the Jebusite. And David went at the saying of Gad which spake in the name of the . And Ornan turned and saw the ngel and his four sons with him hid themselves Oan was threshing wheat. And David came to Ornan Ornan looked and saw David, went out of the and bowed himself to David with his face to the ground.
David said to Ornan me the place of , that I may build an altar therein unto the me for that the plague may from the people. And Ornan said Davidake it to thee, and let my ord king do that good in his eyes, I give thee the oxen for, and the threshing for wood, and wheat for I give it all. king David said to Ornan but I will buy it for I will not take that which is thine for the offer without cost.o David gave to Ornan for the place of gold by weight. And David built there an altar unto the and offered and and called the and he him from heaven fire upon the altar of . And the commanded the ngel put up his sword again the sheath At that time when David saw that the had him in the of Ornan the Jebusite he there. the tabernacle of the which Moses made in the wilderness, and the altar of were that season in the at . David could not go before it to God he was afraid of the sword of the
the house of the God, and this the for Israel.
And David commanded to gather the strangers that were in the land of Israel and set to hew stone to build the house of God. And David prepared iron for nails the doors of the gates and and they of Tre brought much edar wood to David. David , Slomon my son is young and tender, and the house that is to be for the must David prepared before his death.
he called Slomon his son and charged him to build an house for the God of Israel And David said to y son, in to build an house unto the name of the my God But the word of the came to me sayinghou hast shed blood, and hast made shalt not build an house my name, thou hast shed much blood the earth in my sight. Behold a son shall be born thee shall be a man of rest I will give him rest from all his enemies round about his name shall be I will peace Israel in his days. He shall build an house for my name and he shall be my son, and I will be his father and will the of his kingdom Israel for ever. Now my son, the be with thee prosper and build the house of the thy God, as he hath said of thee. the give thee wisdom and understanding, and thee Israel, keep the law of the thy God. hen shalt prosperf thou to the and which the charged Moses with I have prepared for the house of the an hundred thousand talents of gold and a thousand thousand talents of silver and brass and iron stone and timber, and all manner of men for
commanded all the of Israel to help Slomon his son saying, 18 Is not the your God with you? and hath he not given you rest on every side? for he hath given the of the land into mine hand and the land is subdued before the and before his people. Now set your heart and your soul to seek the your God and build ye the of the God, to bring the rk of the covenant of the , and the holy vessels of God into the house built the name of the .
when David was old and , he made Slomon his son king over Israel. And he gathered together all the of Israel with the riests and the Levites. the Levites were numbered from thirty years and and the by was thirty eight thousand. Of which twenty four thousand were to set the work of the house of the nd six thousand were officers and udgesour thousand were porters and four thousand praised the with instruments The sons of Laadan the chief was Jehiel and Zetha and Joel, three. The sons of Slomith, Haziel, and Haran, three. were the of Laadan. And the sons of Smei were, Jahath, , and hese four were the sons of Smei. And Jahath was the chief, Ziah the secondut and Briah had not many sons therefore they were
The sons of Amram Aaron and Mosesnd Aaron was most holy, his sons for ever to burn before the , to minister, and to bless in his name for ever. Moses the man of God, his were named the tribe of Levi. The sons of Moses and Eliezer. f the sons of was the chief. sons of Eliezer Rhabiah the chief. And Eliezer had no other sonsut the sons of Rhabiah were very many. f the sons of the chief. he sons of Hebron Jeriah the first Amariah the second, Jahaziel the third and the fourth.he sons of Micah the first and Jesiah the second. The sons of Merari and he sons of Eleazar and . And Eleazar died and had no sons, but daughters their brethren the sons of took. The sons of Mahli, Eder, and , three.
These the of Levi the of their fathers the the service of the house of the . For David saidhe God of Israel hath given rest unto his people, they dwell in Jerusalem for ever the service thereof. the last of David the Levites were numbered from twenty years and above to wait the sons of Aaron the service of the house of the the purifying of all holy things, and the work of the the house of God
the shwbread, the fine flour, the every morning to thank and praise the , and likewise at And to unto the the abbaths And that they should o the tabernacle of and o the holy place, and o the sons of Aaron their brethren, in the service of the house of the .
he division of the sons of Aaron Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar. But Nadab and Abihu died before their father and had no children Eleazar and Ithamar the . And David them Zadok of the sons of Eleazar and Ahimele of the sons of Ithamar to office. there were more found of the sons of Eleazar than of the sons of Ithamar of the sons of Eleazar, and of the sons of Ithamar. And the son of Nthaneel the cribe of the Levites wrote them before the king and the , and Zadok the priest and Ahimele the son of Abiathar, and before the of the priests and Levites: one principal household for Eleazar and one taken for Ithamar. first lot to Jehoiaribhe second to Jedaiah The third to Harimhe fourth to Seorim The fifth to he sixth to The seventh to he eighth to The ninth to he tenth to The eleventh to he twelfth to Jakim The thirteenth to he fourteenth to The fifteenth to he sixteenth to The seventeenth to Hezirhe eighteenth to The nineteenth to he twentieth to of them in their to come into the house of the according to their manner under Aaron their father, as the God of Israel commanded.
rest of the sons of Levi: f the sons of Amramf the sons of , Amariah the second, Jahaziel the third, Jekameam the fourth. Of the sons of f the sons of Samir. The brother of Micah was Isshiah: of the sons of Zchariah. The sons of Merari were Mahli and he sons of Jaaziah Beno. The sons of Merari by Beno, of their fathers. hese cast lots their brethren the sons of Aaron
David and the captains of the host to service the sons of Asaph of Heman and , prophesy with harps, psalteries and cymbalsnd the of theto service sons of Asaph Zaur, Joseph, Nthaniah, , o Asaph which prophesied the hands of their father sons of Heman, Mataniah, Uziel, Sbuel, Jerimoth, Hananiah, Hanani, Eliathah, , the sons of Heman the kings the word of God, to lift up the horn. God gave to Heman fourteen sons and three daughters. All these were under the hand of their father sng in the house of the with cymbals, psalteries and harps the service of the house of God with their brethren that were cunning, two hundred fourscore and eight.
And they cast ots, as well the small as the great, the
with his brethren and sons The fourth to his sons and brethren twelve
The fifth to his sons and brethren twelve The sixth to his sons and brethren twelve The seventh to The ninth to his sons and brethren twelve The tenth to his sons and brethren twelve The eleventh to his sons and brethren twelve The twelfth to his sons and brethren twelve The thirteenth to his sons and brethren twelve The fourteenth to his sons and brethren twelve The fifteenth to his sons and brethren twelve The sixteenth to ananiah his sons and brethren twelve The seventeenth to his sons and brethren twelve The eighteenth to Hanani his sons and brethren twelve The nineteenth to his sons and brethren twelve
The twentieth to Eliathah his sons and brethren twelve
the son of Kore of the of Asaph.
And the sons of Meselemiah were, Zchariah the , the second, Zbadiah the third, Jathniel the fourth, Elam the fifth, Jehohanan the sixth, Elioenai the seventh. Obeddom the , Jehoabad the second, Joah the third, Sacar the fourth, the fifth, Amiel the sixth, the seventh the eighth for God blessed him. unto his son were sons born that ruled the house of their father for they were mighty men of . The sons of Othni, Rphael, Obed, Elzabad had sons and brethren, men eighteen. Hosah of the children of Merari, had sons Smri the chief, he was not the , his father made him the Hlkiah the second, the third Zchariah the fourth: all the sons and brethren of Hosah were thirteen. these in the house of the . And they cast lots, the small as the great the of their fathers, a wise counsellor, they cast lots and his lot came out with the gate
four a day, and the divisions of the porters among the sons of Kore and the sons of Merari.
And of the Levites Ahiah the treasure of the house of God, and the treasure of the dedicate things.
As concerning the sons of Laadan Laadan fathers Laadan the Jehieli. The sons of Jehieli Zetha and Joel his brother, which were over the treasures of the house of the . the Amramites, Hebronites and the Uzzielites: 24 And Sbuel the son of the son of Moses ruler the treasure. And his brethren Eliezer and his brethren were over all the treasures of the dedicate which David the ing, and the , the captains over thousands and hundreds, and the captains of the host had dedicated of the spoil won in to maintain the house of the nd all that Samuel the and Saul the son of , and Abner the son of Ner, and Joab the son of had dedicated dedicated, was under the hand of and of his brethren.
Of the Cnaniah and his sons were for the outward business over Israel, for officers and judges. And of the Hebronites Hasabiah and his brethren men of a thousand and seven hundred were officers Israel on this side Jordan westward in all business of the and service of the king. the fortieth year of the of David they were sought fornd there were found them men of at Jzer . And his brethren men of , two thousand and seven hundred , king David made rulers over the Rubenites, Gadites and the half tribe of Manasse matter pertaining to God and of the king.
the children of Israel the number the and captains of thousands and hundreds, and officers that served the king in a the came in went out month by month throughout all the months of the year every four thousand. captain of the host the third monthwas Benaiah the son of Jehoiada priestnd in his twenty four thousand. This Benaiah mighty among the thirty and above thirtynd in his was Amizabad his son.The fourth captain for the fourth month was Asael the brother of Joab, and Zbadiah his son after himnd in his were twenty four thousand. The fifth captain the fifth month was Shamhuth the : and in his were twenty four thousand. The sixth captain for the sixth month was Ira the son of : and in his were twenty four thousand.The seventh captain for the seventh month was Hele the Plonite, of the children of Ephraim: and in his twenty four thousand. The eighth aptain the eighth month was Sibbecai the Hushathite, of the in his twenty four thousand. The ninth aptain the ninth month was Abiezer of the : and in his twenty four thousand. tenth captain for the tenth monthwas Mahari the Netophathite of the nd in his twenty four thousand. The eleventh monthwas Bnaiah the of the children of Ephraim: in his twenty four thousand. The twelfth aptain the twelfth monthwas Heldai the Netophathite of and in his twenty four thousand.
over the tribes of Israel the was Eliezer the son of the Simeonites, the son of
the Levites Hasabiah the son of the Juda, of the brethren of David the son of Michael the son of Jerimoth the son of Azriel the children of Ephraim Hosea the son of of the half tribe of Manasseh in the son of Benjamin Jaasiel the son of Abner Dan Azarel the son of Jeroham. These the the tribes of Israel. But David took not the number of them twenty years: the said he would increase Israel like the stars of the . Joab the son of Zruiah began to number he finished not, there fell wrath for Israel the number put in the chronicles of ing David.
the kings treasure was Azmaveth the son of Adielnd over the the fields, in the cities, villages and castles, was Jehonathan the son of And over the the field the groundwas Ezri the son of Chelub And the of the vineyards And over the and in the valleys the son of Adlaiver the camels the nd over the asses was Jehdeiah the And over the was Jazi the Hagrite. All these were the rulers of the substance king and Jehiel the son of Hachmoni the kings sons And Ahitophel was the kings nd Husai the Archite was the kings companion And Ahitophel was Jehoiada the son of Bnaiah, and Abiatharnd the of the kings was Joab.
of the tribes, the of the companies that ministered to the king by course, the over the thousands and over the hundreds, and the over all the and of the king and of his sons, with the , and all men unto Jerusalem. and my people: I had in mine heart to build an house of rest for the rk of the covenant of the , and footstool our God, and had made ready t But God said mehou shalt not build an house for my name, because thou a man of war and hast shed blood. the God of Israel chose me all the house of my father to be king over Israel for ever for he chose Juda to be the ruler; and the house of Juda the house of my father and the sons of my father he me to make me king over all Israel And of all my sons (for the hath given me many sons) he hath chosen Slomon my son to sit the of the kingdom of the over Israel. And he said unto me Slomon thy son, he shall build my house and my courts for I have chosen him to be my son, and I will be his father will his kingdom for everf he to do my commandments and my , as this day.
ow all Israel the congregation of the , and in the audience of our God keep and seek for all the commandments of the your God that ye may good land and your children after you for ever. And thou Slomon my son know God thy father and serve him with a heart and the searcheth all hearts and understandeth all the maginations of thoughtsf thou seek him, he will be found of theeut if thou forsake him, he will cast thee off for ever. Take heed now for the hath chosen thee to build an house th sanctuarye strong and do it.
David gave Slomon his son the pattern of the porch and of the houses , and of the of the courts of the house of the and of the round about, the treasures of the house of God and the of the the of the priests and Levites, and all serve the house of the , and for all vessels serve in the house of the
their lamps of gold, weight for every candlestick and for the lampsnd for the candlesticks of silver by weight, both for the candlestick and also for lamps according to the of every candlestick. And weight gold for the tables of , table and likewise silver for the tables of silver And for the altar of incense gold by weight and covered the rk of the covenant of the . All th, the made me understand all the of th pattern.And David said to Slomon his son nor forsake thee, until thou hast finished all the work serve the house of the . ehold the priests and Levites for all service the house of God and with thee for all manner of workmanship willing for any manner of service the and all the people at thy commandment
David the king said unto all the congregation Slomon my sonis yet young and tender, and the work is great for the is not for man, but for the God. I have prepared with all my might for the house of God gold for things of gold, and silver for things of silver, brass for things of brass, iron for things of iron, and wood for things of wood onyx stones, set stones, and of , and all manner of precious stones, and marble abundance. because I have to the house of my God I have gold and silver which I give to the house of my God above all I have prepared for the holy houseven three thousand talents of gold of Ophir, and seven thousand talents of silver to the walls of the house gold , and silver , and for all manner of work by the hands of rtificers. And who is willing
of the tribes of Israel, and the captains of thousands and hundreds the of the , willingnd gave for the service of the house of God five thousand talents and ten thousand , and ten thousand talents, and eighteen thousand talents, and hundred thousand talents of iron. And they precious stones gave them to the treasure of the house of the , the hand of Jehiel the Gersonite. the people rejoiced that they rejoiced with great
David blessed the before all the congregation and said Blessed thou God of Israel our father, ever and ever. ThineOis the greatness, power and glory, victory and head above all. riches and honor come of thee, and thou reignest over all and in thine hand is power and and in thine hand it is to make great and to give strength unto all.ow our God, we thank thee, and praise thy glorious name. of thee, and of thine have given thee. For we strangers before thee and , as were all our fathersur days on the earth a shadow, and there is none abiding. O our God, all this that we have prepared to build thee an house for holy namecometh of thine hand, and is all thine.
I know my God, that thou the heart and hast pleasure in . in of mine heart I have willingly all nd now I thy people which are here, to offer willingly thee. O God of Abraham, Isaac and Israel our fathers, keep this for ever in the imagination of the thoughts of the heart of thy people, and prepare their heart unto thee And give unto Slomon my son a heart to keep thy commandments, thy testimonies and , and to do all, and to build the which I .And David said to all the congregation bless the your God. And all the congregation blessed the God of their fathers, and offerings unto the on the morrow after day, a thousand , a thousand rams, and a thousand lambs with their nd all Israelnd did eat and drink before the day with great gladness. And they made Slomon the son of David king the second time, and anointed him unto the to be, and Zadok to be priest. Slomon sat on the of the king David his father, and prospered and all Israel obeyed him. And all the , and all the sons of ing David submitted themselves king And the magnified Slomon in the sight of all Israel, and David the son of over all Israel. And the he reigned over Israel was forty years seven years in Hebron and thirty three years reigned he in Jerusalem. And he died in a good age, rich and : nd Slomon his son reigned in his stead.he acts of David the king first and last, are written in the book of Samuel the and in the book of Nathan the prophet, and in the book of Gad the , ith all his and and times that went over him and over Israel, and over all the kingdoms of the .
The end of the first book of the Chronicles