27 This is the list of the Israelites—heads of families, commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds, and their officers, who served the king in all that concerned the army divisions that were on duty month by month throughout the year. Each division consisted of 24,000 men.
2 In charge of the first division, for the first month, was Jashobeams son of Zabdiel. There were 24,000 men in his division. 3 He was a descendant of Perez and chief of all the army officers for the first month.
4 In charge of the division for the second month was Dodait the Ahohite; Mikloth was the leader of his division. There were 24,000 men in his division.
5 The third army commander, for the third month, was Benaiahu son of Jehoiada the priest. He was chief and there were 24,000 men in his division. 6 This was the Benaiah who was a mighty warrior among the Thirty and was over the Thirty. His son Ammizabad was in charge of his division.
7 The fourth, for the fourth month, was Asahelv the brother of Joab; his son Zebadiah was his successor. There were 24,000 men in his division.
8 The fifth, for the fifth month, was the commander Shamhuthw the Izrahite. There were 24,000 men in his division.
9 The sixth, for the sixth month, was Irax the son of Ikkesh the Tekoite. There were 24,000 men in his division.
10 The seventh, for the seventh month, was Helezy the Pelonite, an Ephraimite. There were 24,000 men in his division.
11 The eighth, for the eighth month, was Sibbekaiz the Hushathite, a Zerahite. There were 24,000 men in his division.
12 The ninth, for the ninth month, was Abiezera the Anathothite, a Benjamite. There were 24,000 men in his division.
13 The tenth, for the tenth month, was Maharaib the Netophathite, a Zerahite. There were 24,000 men in his division.
14 The eleventh, for the eleventh month, was Benaiahc the Pirathonite, an Ephraimite. There were 24,000 men in his division.
16 The leaders of the tribes of Israel:
over the Reubenites: Eliezer son of Zikri;
over the Simeonites: Shephatiah son of Maakah;
17 over Levi: Hashabiahf son of Kemuel;
over Aaron: Zadok;g
over Issachar: Omri son of Michael;
over Naphtali: Jerimoth son of Azriel;
over half the tribe of Manasseh: Joel son of Pedaiah;
over Benjamin: Jaasiel son of Abner;
These were the leaders of the tribes of Israel.
23 David did not take the number of the men twenty years old or less,h because the Lord had promised to make Israel as numerous as the starsi in the sky. 24 Joab son of Zeruiah began to count the men but did not finish. God’s wrath came on Israel on account of this numbering,j and the number was not entered in the booka of the annals of King David.
25 Azmaveth son of Adiel was in charge of the royal storehouses.
Jonathan son of Uzziah was in charge of the storehouses in the outlying districts, in the towns, the villages and the watchtowers.
Zabdi the Shiphmite was in charge of the produce of the vineyards for the wine vats.
28 Baal-Hanan the Gederite was in charge of the olive and sycamore-figk trees in the western foothills.
Joash was in charge of the supplies of olive oil.
29 Shitrai the Sharonite was in charge of the herds grazing in Sharon.l
Shaphat son of Adlai was in charge of the herds in the valleys.
Jehdeiah the Meronothite was in charge of the donkeys.
31 Jaziz the Hagritem was in charge of the flocks.
All these were the officials in charge of King David’s property.
33 Ahithopheln was the king’s counselor.
Joabq was the commander of the royal army.
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