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Nehemiah 12:1-26 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 These are the priests and the Levites who came up with Zerub'babel the son of She-al'ti-el, and Jeshua: Serai'ah, Jeremiah, Ezra, 1 These were the priests and Levites who returned with Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and with Jeshua: Seraiah, Jeremiah, Ezra,
2 Amari'ah, Malluch, Hattush, 2 Amariah, Malluch, Hattush,
3 Shecani'ah, Rehum, Mer'emoth, 3 Shecaniah, Rehum, Meremoth,
4 Iddo, Gin'nethoi, Abi'jah, 4 Iddo, Ginnethon, Abijah,
5 Mi'jamin, Ma-adi'ah, Bilgah, 5 Mijamin, Moadiah, Bilgah,
6 Shemai'ah, Joi'arib, Jedai'ah, 6 Shemaiah, Joiarib, Jedaiah,
7 Sallu, Amok, Hilki'ah, Jedai'ah. These were the chiefs of the priests and of their brethren in the days of Jeshua. 7 Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah and Jedaiah. These were the leaders of the priests and their associates in the days of Jeshua.
8 And the Levites: Jeshua, Bin'nui, Kad'mi-el, Sherebi'ah, Judah, and Mattani'ah, who with his brethren was in charge of the songs of thanksgiving. 8 The Levites were Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, and also Mattaniah, who, together with his associates, was in charge of the songs of thanksgiving.
9 And Bakbuki'ah and Unno their brethren stood opposite them in the service. 9 Bakbukiah and Unni, their associates, stood opposite them in the services.
10 And Jeshua was the father of Joi'akim, Joi'akim the father of Eli'ashib, Eli'ashib the father of Joi'ada, 10 Jeshua was the father of Joiakim, Joiakim the father of Eliashib, Eliashib the father of Joiada,
11 Joi'ada the father of Jonathan, and Jonathan the father of Jad'du-a. 11 Joiada the father of Jonathan, and Jonathan the father of Jaddua.
12 And in the days of Joi'akim were priests, heads of fathers' houses: of Serai'ah, Merai'ah; of Jeremiah, Hanani'ah; 12 In the days of Joiakim, these were the heads of the priestly families: of Seraiah's family, Meraiah; of Jeremiah's, Hananiah;
13 of Ezra, Meshul'lam; of Amari'ah, Jehoha'nan; 13 of Ezra's, Meshullam; of Amariah's, Jehohanan;
14 of Mal'luchi, Jonathan; of Shebani'ah, Joseph; 14 of Malluch's, Jonathan; of Shecaniah's, Joseph;
15 of Harim, Adna; of Merai'oth, Hel'kai; 15 of Harim's, Adna; of Meremoth's, Helkai;
16 of Iddo, Zechari'ah; of Gin'nethon, Meshul'lam; 16 of Iddo's, Zechariah; of Ginnethon's, Meshullam;
17 of Abi'jah, Zichri; of Mini'amin, of Moadi'ah, Pil'tai; 17 of Abijah's, Zicri; of Miniamin's and of Moadiah's, Piltai;
18 of Bilgah, Sham'mu-a; of Shemai'ah, Jehon'athan; 18 of Bilgah's, Shammua; of Shemaiah's, Jehonathan;
19 of Joi'arib, Matte'nai; of Jedai'ah, Uzzi; 19 of Joiarib's, Mattenai; of Jedaiah's, Uzzi;
20 of Sal'lai, Kal'lai; of Amok, Eber; 20 of Sallu's, Kallai; of Amok's, Eber;
21 of Hilki'ah, Hashabi'ah; of Jedai'ah, Nethan'el. 21 of Hilkiah's, Hashabiah; of Jedaiah's, Nethanel.
22 As for the Levites, in the days of Eli'ashib, Joi'ada, Joha'nan, and Jad'du-a, there were recorded the heads of fathers' houses; also the priests until the reign of Darius the Persian. 22 The family heads of the Levites in the days of Eliashib, Joiada, Johanan and Jaddua, as well as those of the priests, were recorded in the reign of Darius the Persian.
23 The sons of Levi, heads of fathers' houses, were written in the Book of the Chronicles until the days of Joha'nan the son of Eli'ashib. 23 The family heads among the descendants of Levi up to the time of Johanan son of Eliashib were recorded in the book of the annals.
24 And the chiefs of the Levites: Hashabi'ah, Sherebi'ah, and Jeshua the son of Kad'mi-el, with their brethren over against them, to praise and to give thanks, according to the commandment of David the man of God, watch corresponding to watch. 24 And the leaders of the Levites were Hashabiah, Sherebiah, Jeshua son of Kadmiel, and their associates, who stood opposite them to give praise and thanksgiving, one section responding to the other, as prescribed by David the man of God.
25 Mattani'ah, Bakbuki'ah, Obadi'ah, Meshul'lam, Talmon, and Akkub were gatekeepers standing guard at the storehouses of the gates. 25 Mattaniah, Bakbukiah, Obadiah, Meshullam, Talmon and Akkub were gatekeepers who guarded the storerooms at the gates.
26 These were in the days of Joi'akim the son of Jeshua son of Jo'zadak, and in the days of Nehemi'ah the governor and of Ezra the priest the scribe. 26 They served in the days of Joiakim son of Jeshua, the son of Jozadak, and in the days of Nehemiah the governor and of Ezra the priest and scribe.