10Jeshuaabecame the father of Joiakim, and Joiakimbbecame the father of Eliashib, and Eliashibcbecame the father of Joiada,
and Joiadabecame the father of Jonathan, and Jonathanbecame the father of Jaddua.
Now in the days of Joiakim, the priests, the heads of fathers' households were: of Seraiah, Meraiah; of Jeremiah, Hananiah;
of Ezra, Meshullam; of Amariah, Jehohanan;
of dMalluchi, Jonathan; of Shebaniah, Joseph;
of Harim, Adna; of Meraioth, Helkai;
of Iddo, Zechariah; of Ginnethon, Meshullam;
of Abijah, Zichri; of Miniamin, of Moadiah, Piltai;
of Bilgah, Shammua; of Shemaiah, Jehonathan;
of Joiarib, Mattenai; of Jedaiah, Uzzi;
of Sallai, Kallai; of Amok, Eber;
of Hilkiah, Hashabiah; of Jedaiah, Nethanel.
As for the Levites, the heads of fathers' households were registered in the days of Eliashib, Joiada, and Johanan and Jaddua; so were the priests in the reign of Darius the Persian.
The sons of Levi, the heads of fathers' households, were registered in the Book of the Chronicles up to the days of Johanan the son of Eliashib.
The heads of the Levites were Hashabiah, Sherebiah and Jeshua the son of Kadmiel, with their brothersopposite them, 1to praise and givethanks, eas prescribed by David the man of God, 2divisioncorresponding to division.
25Mattaniah, Bakbukiah, Obadiah, Meshullam, Talmon and Akkub were gatekeeperskeepingwatch at 3the storehouses of the gates.
26These served in the days of Joiakim the son of Jeshua, the son of Jozadak, and in the days of 4Nehemiah the governor and of Ezra the priest and scribe.