241These were the sons of Levi according to their fathers'households, even the heads of the fathers' households of those of them who were acounted, in the number of names by their bcensus, doing the work for the service of the house of the LORD, 2from twentyyearsold and upward.
For Davidsaid, "The LORDGod of Israel3has givenrest to His people, and He dwells in Jerusalemforever .
26"Also, 4the Levites will no longer need to carry the tabernacle and all its utensils for its service."
For by the lastwords of David the sons of Levi were numbered from twentyyearsold and upward.
For their office is cto assist the sons of Aaron with the service of the house of the LORD, in the courts and in the chambers and in the purifying of allholythings, even the work of the service of the house of God,
295and with the showbread , and 6the fineflour for a grain offering, and unleavenedwafers, or 7what is baked in the pan or 8what is well-mixed, and 9allmeasures of volume and size.
They are to standeverymorning to thank and to praise the LORD, and likewise at evening,
and to offerallburntofferings to the LORD, 10on the sabbaths, the newmoons and 11the fixedfestivals in the number set by the ordinanceconcerning them, continuallybefore the LORD.
Thus 12they are to keepcharge of the tent of meeting, and charge of the holy place, and 13charge of the sons of Aaron their drelatives, for the service of the house of the LORD.