1 Chronicles 4:32-33; 1 Chronicles 6:56; 1 Chronicles 9:16; 1 Chronicles 9:22; 1 Chronicles 9:25; 1 Chronicles 23:28; 1 Chronicles 28:6; 1 Chronicles 28:12
Their villages were Etam, Ain, Rimmon, Tochen and Ashan, five cities;
and all their villages that were around the same cities as far as Baal. These were their settlements, and they have their genealogy.
but the fields of the city and its villages, they gave to Caleb the son of Jephunneh.
and Obadiah the son of Shemaiah, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun, and Berechiah the son of Asa, the son of Elkanah, who lived in the villages of the Netophathites.
All these who were chosen to be gatekeepers at the thresholds were 212 . These were enrolled by genealogy in their villages, whom David and Samuel the seer appointed in their office of trust.
Their relatives in their villages were to come in every seven days from time to time to be with them;
For their office is to 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 all holy things, even the work of the service of the house of God,
"He said to me, 'Your son Solomon is the one who shall build My house and My courts; for I have chosen him to be a son to Me, and I will be a father to him.
and the plan of all that he had in mind, for the courts of the house of the LORD , and for all the surrounding rooms, for the storehouses of the house of God and for the storehouses of the dedicated things;