Introduction

\\INTRODUCTION TO 1 CHRONICLES 9\\

The genealogies of the several tribes being given, according as they
were written in the books of the kings of Israel, \\#1Ch 9:1\\, an
account follows of those who first settled in Jerusalem after their
return from the Babylonish captivity; of the Israelites, \\#1Ch 9:2-9\\,
of the priests, \\#1Ch 9:10-13\\ of the Levites, and of the charge and
offices of several of the priests and Levites, \\#1Ch 9:14-34\\, and
the chapter is concluded with a repetition of the genealogy of the
ancestors and posterity of Saul king of Israel, \\#1Ch 9:35-44\\.