16 And the sons of Israel, the priests, the Levites and the rest of the exiles *, 1celebrated the dedication of this house of God with joy.
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    • r 6:16 - Lit "sons of the captivity"
      17 They offered for the dedication of this temple of God 100 bulls, 200 rams, 400 * lambs, and as a sin offering for all Israel * male goats, corresponding to the number of the tribes of Israel.
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      18 Then they appointed the priests to 2their divisions and the Levites in 3their orders for the service of God in Jerusalem, 4as it is written in the book of Moses.
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