1 So all Israel was enrolled by genealogies; and behold, they are written in the Book of the Kings of Israel. And aJudah was carried away into exile to Babylon for their unfaithfulness.
3 Some of the sons of Judah, of the sons of Benjamin and of the sons of Ephraim and Manasseh lived in aJerusalem:
4 Uthai the son of Ammihud, the son of Omri, the son of Imri, the son of Bani, from the sons of Perez the ason of Judah.
6 From the sons of Zerah were Jeuel and their 1relatives, 690 of them.
9 and their relatives according to their generations, a956. All these were heads of fathers’ households according to their fathers’ houses.
10 aFrom the priests were Jedaiah, Jehoiarib, Jachin,
14 aOf the Levites were Shemaiah the son of Hasshub, the son of Azrikam, the son of Hashabiah, of the sons of Merari;
15 and Bakbakkar, Heresh and Galal and Mattaniah the son of Mica, the son of 1Zichri, the son of Asaph,
17 Now the gatekeepers were 1Shallum and Akkub and Talmon and Ahiman and their relatives (Shallum the chief
18 being stationed until now at athe king’s gate to the east). These were the gatekeepers for the camp of the sons of Levi.
19 Shallum the son of Kore, the son of 1Ebiasaph, the son of Korah, and his relatives of his father’s house, the Korahites, were over the work of the service, keepers of the thresholds of the tent; and their fathers had been over the camp of the Lord, keepers of the entrance.
20 aPhinehas the son of Eleazar was ruler over them previously, and the Lord was with him.
21 aZechariah the son of Meshelemiah was gatekeeper of the entrance of the tent of meeting.
23 So they and their sons 1had charge of the gates of the house of the Lord, even the house of the tent, as guards.
24 The gatekeepers were 1on the four sides, to the east, west, north and south.
29 Some of them also were appointed over the furniture and over all the utensils of the sanctuary and aover the fine flour and the wine and the oil and the frankincense and the spices.
30 Some of athe sons of the priests prepared the mixing of the spices.
32 Some of their relatives of the sons of the Kohathites awere over the showbread to prepare it every sabbath.
34 These were heads of fathers’ households of the Levites according to their generations, chief men, 1who lived in Jerusalem.
35 aIn Gibeon Jeiel the father of Gibeon lived, and his wife’s name was Maacah,
39 aNer became the father of Kish, and Kish became the father of Saul, and Saul became the father of Jonathan, Malchi-shua, Abinadab and Eshbaal.
41 The sons of Micah were Pithon, Melech, Tahrea aand Ahaz.
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