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1 Chronicles 24:5

They divided them impartially by casting lots,u for there were officials of the sanctuary and officials of God among the descendants of both Eleazar and Ithamar.

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1 Chronicles 24:5 — English Standard Version (ESV)

They divided them by lot, all alike, for there were sacred officers and officers of God among both the sons of Eleazar and the sons of Ithamar.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

Thus were they divided by lot, one sort with another; for the governors of the sanctuary, and governors of the house of God, were of the sons of Eleazar, and of the sons of Ithamar.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — New Living Translation (NLT)

All tasks were assigned to the various groups by means of sacred lots so that no preference would be shown, for there were many qualified officials serving God in the sanctuary from among the descendants of both Eleazar and Ithamar.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

Thus they were divided by lot, one group as another, for there were officials of the sanctuary and officials of the house of God, from the sons of Eleazar and from the sons of Ithamar.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — New Century Version (NCV)

Men were chosen from Eleazar’s and Ithamar’s families by throwing lots. Some men from each family were chosen to be in charge of the Holy Place, and some were chosen to serve as priests.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

Thus were they divided by lot, one sort with another; for there were princes of the sanctuary, and princes of God, both of the sons of Eleazar, and of the sons of Ithamar.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

And they were divided by lot, one with another; for the princes of the sanctuary and the princes of God were of the sons of Eleazar and of the sons of Ithamar.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

Both groups were divided impartially by drawing lots so that there were officers for the holy place and officers for God among both Eleazar’s and Ithamar’s descendants.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

They were assigned by lot, for there were officers of the sanctuary and officers of God among both Eleazar’s and Ithamar’s descendants.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

They organized them by lot, all alike, for there were officers of the sanctuary and officers of God among both the sons of Eleazar and the sons of Ithamar.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

They divided them by lot all alike, for they were commanders of the sanctuary and commanders of God from among the sons of Eleazar and the sons of Ithamar.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

The priests were separated into their groups by using lots. That was the fair way to do it. The priests were officials of the temple and officials of God. They came from the family lines of Eleazar and Ithamar.

1 Chronicles 24:5 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

Thus they were divided by lot, the one as the other; for they were officers of the sanctuary and officers of God, both from the descendants of Eleazar and the descendants of Ithamar.