1 Chronicles 6:1-30 CSB

The Levites

1 a Levi's sons: Gershom, Kohath, and Merari.

References for 1 Chronicles 6:1

    • a 6:1 - 1 Ch 5:27 in Hb
      2 Kohath's sons: Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel.
      3 Amram's children: Aaron, Moses, and Miriam. Aaron's sons: Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.b

      References for 1 Chronicles 6:3

        • b 6:3 - Gn 46:11; Nm 26:57-60
          4 Eleazar fathered Phinehas; Phinehas fathered Abishua;
          5 Abishua fathered Bukki; Bukki fathered Uzzi;
          6 Uzzi fathered Zerahiah; Zerahiah fathered Meraioth;
          7 Meraioth fathered Amariah; Amariah fathered Ahitub;
          8 Ahitub fathered Zadok; Zadok fathered Ahimaaz;
          9 Ahimaaz fathered Azariah; Azariah fathered Johanan;
          10 Johanan fathered Azariah, who served as priest in the temple that Solomon built in Jerusalem;
          11 Azariah fathered Amariah; Amariah fathered Ahitub;
          12 Ahitub fathered Zadok; Zadok fathered Shallum;
          13 Shallum fathered Hilkiah; Hilkiah fathered Azariah;
          14 Azariah fathered Seraiah; and Seraiah fathered Jehozadak.
          15 Jehozadak went into exile when the Lord sent Judah and Jerusalem into exile at the hands of Nebuchadnezzar.
          16 cLevi's sons: Gershom, Kohath, and Merari.

          References for 1 Chronicles 6:16

            • c 6:16 - 1 Ch 6:1 in Hb
              17 These are the names of Gershom's sons: Libni and Shimei.
              18 Kohath's sons: Amram, Izhar, Hebron and Uzziel.
              19 Merari's sons: Mahli and Mushi. These are the Levites' families according to their fathers:
              20 Of Gershom: his son Libni, his son Jahath, his son Zimmah,
              21 his son Joah, his son Iddo, his son Zerah, and his son Jeatherai.
              22 Kohath's sons: his son Amminadab, his son Korah, his son Assir,
              23 his son Elkanah, his son Ebiasaph, his son Assir,
              24 his son Tahath, his son Uriel, his son Uzziah, and his son Shaul.
              25 Elkanah's sons: Amasai and Ahimoth,
              26 his son Elkanah, his son Zophai, his son Nahath,
              27 his son Eliab, his son Jeroham, and his son Elkanah.
              28 Samuel's sons: his firstborn Joel,d and his second son Abijah.

              References for 1 Chronicles 6:28

                • d 6:28 - Some LXX mss, Syr, Arabic; other Hb mss omit Joel; 1 Sm 8:2
                  29 Merari's sons: Mahli, his son Libni, his son Shimei, his son Uzzah,
                  30 his son Shimea, his son Haggiah, and his son Asaiah.