Parallel Bible results for Nehemiah 11:19-24

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Nehemiah 11:19-24

NRS 19 The gatekeepers, Akkub, Talmon and their associates, who kept watch at the gates, were one hundred seventy-two. NIV 19 The gatekeepers: Akkub, Talmon and their associates, who kept watch at the gates--172 men. NRS 20 And the rest of Israel, and of the priests and the Levites, were in all the towns of Judah, all of them in their inheritance. NIV 20 The rest of the Israelites, with the priests and Levites, were in all the towns of Judah, each on his ancestral property. NRS 21 But the temple servants lived on Ophel; and Ziha and Gishpa were over the temple servants. NIV 21 The temple servants lived on the hill of Ophel, and Ziha and Gishpa were in charge of them. NRS 22 The overseer of the Levites in Jerusalem was Uzzi son of Bani son of Hashabiah son of Mattaniah son of Mica, of the descendants of Asaph, the singers, in charge of the work of the house of God. NIV 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. NRS 23 For there was a command from the king concerning them, and a settled provision for the singers, as was required every day. NIV 23 The singers were under the king's orders, which regulated their daily activity. NRS 24 And Pethahiah son of Meshezabel, of the descendants of Zerah son of Judah, was at the king's hand in all matters concerning the people. NIV 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.