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1 Chronicles 9:27 NIV

27 They would spend the night stationed around the house of God, because they had to guard it; and they had charge of the key for opening it each morning.

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  • a 9:5 - See Num. 26:20; Hebrew "Shilonites" .
  • b 9:35 - "Father" may mean "civic leader" or "military leader."
  • c 9:39 - Also known as "Ish-Bosheth"
  • d 9:40 - Also known as "Mephibosheth"
  • e 9:41 - Vulgate and Syriac (see also Septuagint and 8:35); Hebrew does not have "and Ahaz."
  • f 9:42 - Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint (see also 8:36); most Hebrew manuscripts "Jarah, Jarah"