1 Chronicles 15:2 NIV

2 Then David said, “No one but the Levites may carry the ark of God, because the LORD chose them to carry the ark of the LORD and to minister before him forever.”

References for 1 Chronicles 15:2

Study tools for 1 Chronicles 15:2

  • a 15:7 - Hebrew "Gershom," a variant of "Gershon"
  • b 15:18 - Three Hebrew manuscripts and most Septuagint manuscripts (see also verse 20 and 16:5); most Hebrew manuscripts "Zechariah son and" or "Zechariah, Ben and"
  • c 15:18 - Hebrew; Septuagint (see also verse 21) "Jeiel and Azaziah"
  • d 15:20 - See verse 18; Hebrew "Aziel" , a variant of "Jaaziel" .
  • e 15:20 - Probably a musical term
  • f 15:21 - Probably a musical term