Nehemiah 11 WBT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 And the rulers of the people dwelt at Jerusalem: the rest of the people also cast lots, to bring one of ten to dwell in Jerusalem the holy city, and nine parts [to dwell] in [other] cities. 1 Now the leaders of the people settled in Jerusalem, and the rest of the people cast lots to bring one out of every ten to live in Jerusalem, the holy city, while the remaining nine were to stay in their own towns.
2 And the people blessed all the men that willingly offered themselves to dwell at Jerusalem. 2 The people commended all the men who volunteered to live in Jerusalem.
3 Now these [are] the chief of the province that dwelt in Jerusalem: but in the cities of Judah dwelt every one in his possession in their cities, [to wit], Israel, the priests, and the Levites, and the Nethinims, and the children of Solomon's servants. 3 These are the provincial leaders who settled in Jerusalem (now some Israelites, priests, Levites, temple servants and descendants of Solomon's servants lived in the towns of Judah, each on his own property in the various towns,
4 And at Jerusalem dwelt [certain] of the children of Judah, and of the children of Benjamin. Of the children of Judah; Athaiah the son of Uzziah, the son of Zechariah, the son of Amariah, the son of Shephatiah, the son of Mahalaleel, of the children of Perez; 4 while other people from both Judah and Benjamin lived in Jerusalem): From the descendants of Judah: Athaiah son of Uzziah, the son of Zechariah, the son of Amariah, the son of Shephatiah, the son of Mahalalel, a descendant of Perez;
5 And Maaseiah the son of Baruch, the son of Col-hozeh, the son of Hazaiah, the son of Adaiah, the son of Joiarib, the son of Zechariah, the son of Shiloni. 5 and Maaseiah son of Baruch, the son of Col-Hozeh, the son of Hazaiah, the son of Adaiah, the son of Joiarib, the son of Zechariah, a descendant of Shelah.
6 All the sons of Perez that dwelt at Jerusalem [were] four hundred sixty and eight valiant men. 6 The descendants of Perez who lived in Jerusalem totaled 468 able men.
7 And these [are] the sons of Benjamin; Sallu the son of Meshullam, the son of Joed, the son of Pedaiah, the son of Kolaiah, the son of Maaseiah, the son of Ithiel, the son of Jesaiah. 7 From the descendants of Benjamin: Sallu son of Meshullam, the son of Joed, the son of Pedaiah, the son of Kolaiah, the son of Maaseiah, the son of Ithiel, the son of Jeshaiah,
8 And after him, Gabbai, Sallai, nine hundred twenty and eight. 8 and his followers, Gabbai and Sallai--928 men.
9 And Joel the son of Zichri [was] their overseer: and Judah the son of Senuah [was] second over the city. 9 Joel son of Zicri was their chief officer, and Judah son of Hassenuah was over the Second District of the city.
10 Of the priests: Jedaiah the son of Joiarib, Jachin. 10 From the priests: Jedaiah; the son of Joiarib; Jakin;
11 Seraiah the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, [was] the ruler of the house of God. 11 Seraiah son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, supervisor in the house of God,
12 And their brethren that performed the work of the house [were] eight hundred twenty and two: and Adaiah the son of Jeroham, the son of Pelaliah, the son of Amzi, the son of Zechariah, the son of Pashur, the son of Malchiah, 12 and their associates, who carried on work for the temple--822 men; Adaiah son of Jeroham, the son of Pelaliah, the son of Amzi, the son of Zechariah, the son of Pashhur, the son of Malkijah,
13 And his brethren, chief of the fathers, two hundred forty and two: and Amashai the son of Azareel, the son of Ahasai, the son of Meshillemoth, the son of Immer, 13 and his associates, who were heads of families--242 men; Amashsai son of Azarel, the son of Ahzai, the son of Meshillemoth, the son of Immer,
14 And their brethren, mighty men of valor, a hundred twenty and eight: and their overseer [was] Zabdiel, the son of [one of] the great men. 14 and his associates, who were able men--128. Their chief officer was Zabdiel son of Haggedolim.
15 Also of the Levites: Shemaiah the son of Hashub, the son of Azrikam, the son of Hashabiah, the son of Bunni; 15 From the Levites: Shemaiah son of Hasshub, the son of Azrikam, the son of Hashabiah, the son of Bunni;
16 And Shabbethai and Jozabad, of the chief of the Levites, [had] the oversight of the outward business of the house of God. 16 Shabbethai and Jozabad, two of the heads of the Levites, who had charge of the outside work of the house of God;
17 And Mattaniah the son of Micha, the son of Zabdi, the son of Asaph, [was] the principal to begin the thanksgiving in prayer: and Bakbukiah the second among his brethren, and Abda the son of Shammua, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun. 17 Mattaniah son of Mica, the son of Zabdi, the son of Asaph, the director who led in thanksgiving and prayer; Bakbukiah, second among his associates; and Abda son of Shammua, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun.
18 All the Levites in the holy city [were] two hundred and eighty four. 18 The Levites in the holy city totaled 284.
19 Moreover the porters, Akkub, Talmon, and their brethren that kept the gates, [were] an hundred and seventy two. 19 The gatekeepers: Akkub, Talmon and their associates, who kept watch at the gates--172 men.
20 And the residue of Israel, of the priests, [and] the Levites, [were] in all the cities of Judah every one in his inheritance. 20 The rest of the Israelites, with the priests and Levites, were in all the towns of Judah, each on his ancestral property.
21 But the Nethinims dwelt in Ophel: and Ziha and Gispa [were] over the Nethinims. 21 The temple servants lived on the hill of Ophel, and Ziha and Gishpa were in charge of them.
22 The overseer also of the Levites at Jerusalem [was] Uzzi the son of Bani, the son of Hashabiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son of Micha. Of the sons of Asaph, the singers [were] over the business of the house of God. 22 The chief officer of the Levites in Jerusalem was Uzzi son of Bani, the son of Hashabiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son of Mica. Uzzi was one of Asaph's descendants, who were the singers responsible for the service of the house of God.
23 For [it was] the king's commandment concerning them, that a certain portion should be for the singers, due for every day. 23 The singers were under the king's orders, which regulated their daily activity.
24 And Pethahiah the son of Meshezabeel, of the children of Zerah the son of Judah [was] at the king's hand in all matters concerning the people. 24 Pethahiah son of Meshezabel, one of the descendants of Zerah son of Judah, was the king's agent in all affairs relating to the people.
25 And for the villages, with their fields, [some] of the children of Judah dwelt at Kirjath-arba, and [in] its villages, and at Dibon, and [in] its villages, and at Jekabzeel, and [in] its villages, 25 As for the villages with their fields, some of the people of Judah lived in Kiriath Arba and its surrounding settlements, in Dibon and its settlements, in Jekabzeel and its villages,
26 And at Jeshua, and at Moladah, and at Beth-phelet, 26 in Jeshua, in Moladah, in Beth Pelet,
27 And at Hazar-shual, and at Beer-sheba, and [in] its villages, 27 in Hazar Shual, in Beersheba and its settlements,
28 And at Ziklag, and at Mekonah, and in its villages, 28 in Ziklag, in Meconah and its settlements,
29 And at En-rimmon, and at Zareah, and at Jarmuth, 29 in En Rimmon, in Zorah, in Jarmuth,
30 Zanoah, Adullam, and [in] their villages, at Lachish, and its fields, at Azekah, and [in] its villages. And they dwelt from Beer-sheba to the valley of Hinnom. 30 Zanoah, Adullam and their villages, in Lachish and its fields, and in Azekah and its settlements. So they were living all the way from Beersheba to the Valley of Hinnom.
31 The children also of Benjamin from Geba [dwelt] at Michmash, and Aija, and Beth-el, and [in] their villages. 31 The descendants of the Benjamites from Geba lived in Micmash, Aija, Bethel and its settlements,
32 [And] at Anathoth, Nob, Ananiah, 32 in Anathoth, Nob and Ananiah,
33 Hazor, Ramah, Gittaim, 33 in Hazor, Ramah and Gittaim,
34 Hadid, Zeboim, Neballat, 34 in Hadid, Zeboim and Neballat,
35 Lod, and Ono, the valley of artificers. 35 in Lod and Ono, and in the Valley of the Craftsmen.
36 And of the Levites [were] divisions [in] Judah, [and] in Benjamin. 36 Some of the divisions of the Levites of Judah settled in Benjamin.