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Nehemiah 12

WBT 1 Now these [are] the priests and the Levites that went up with Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua: Seraiah, Jeremiah, Ezra, NIV 1 These were the priests and Levites who returned with Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and with Jeshua: Seraiah, Jeremiah, Ezra, WBT 2 Amariah, Malluch, Hattush, NIV 2 Amariah, Malluch, Hattush, WBT 3 Shechaniah, Rehum, Meremoth, NIV 3 Shecaniah, Rehum, Meremoth, WBT 4 Iddo, Ginnetho, Abijah, NIV 4 Iddo, Ginnethon, Abijah, WBT 5 Miamin, Maadiah, Bilgah, NIV 5 Mijamin, Moadiah, Bilgah, WBT 6 Shemaiah, and Joiarib, Jedaiah, NIV 6 Shemaiah, Joiarib, Jedaiah, WBT 7 Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah, Jedaiah. These [were] the chief of the priests and of their brethren in the days of Jeshua. NIV 7 Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah and Jedaiah. These were the leaders of the priests and their associates in the days of Jeshua. WBT 8 Moreover the Levites: Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, [and] Mattaniah, [who was] over the thanksgiving, he and his brethren. NIV 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. WBT 9 Also Bakbukiah and Unni, their brethren, [were] over against them in the watches. NIV 9 Bakbukiah and Unni, their associates, stood opposite them in the services. WBT 10 And Jeshua begat Joiakim, Joiakim also begat Eliashib, and Eliashib begat Joiada, NIV 10 Jeshua was the father of Joiakim, Joiakim the father of Eliashib, Eliashib the father of Joiada, WBT 11 And Joiada begat Jonathan, and Jonathan begat Jaddua. NIV 11 Joiada the father of Jonathan, and Jonathan the father of Jaddua. WBT 12 And in the days of Joiakim were priests, the chief of the fathers: of Seraiah, Meraiah; of Jeremiah, Hananiah; NIV 12 In the days of Joiakim, these were the heads of the priestly families: of Seraiah's family, Meraiah; of Jeremiah's, Hananiah; WBT 13 Of Ezra, Meshullam; of Amariah, Jehohanan; NIV 13 of Ezra's, Meshullam; of Amariah's, Jehohanan; WBT 14 Of Melicu, Jonathan; of Shebaniah, Joseph; NIV 14 of Malluch's, Jonathan; of Shecaniah's, Joseph; WBT 15 Of Harim, Adna; of Meraioth, Helkai; NIV 15 of Harim's, Adna; of Meremoth's, Helkai; WBT 16 Of Iddo, Zechariah; of Ginnethon, Meshullam; NIV 16 of Iddo's, Zechariah; of Ginnethon's, Meshullam; WBT 17 Of Abijah, Zichri; of Miniamin, of Moadiah, Piltai; NIV 17 of Abijah's, Zicri; of Miniamin's and of Moadiah's, Piltai; WBT 18 Of Bilgah, Shammua; of Shemaiah, Jehonathan; NIV 18 of Bilgah's, Shammua; of Shemaiah's, Jehonathan; WBT 19 And of Joiarib, Mattenai; of Jedaiah, Uzzi; NIV 19 of Joiarib's, Mattenai; of Jedaiah's, Uzzi; WBT 20 Of Sallai, Kallai; of Amok, Eber; NIV 20 of Sallu's, Kallai; of Amok's, Eber; WBT 21 Of Hilkiah, Hashabiah; of Jedaiah, Nethaneel. NIV 21 of Hilkiah's, Hashabiah; of Jedaiah's, Nethanel. WBT 22 The Levites in the days of Eliashib, Joiada, and Johanan, and Jaddua, [were] recorded chief of the fathers: also the priests, to the reign of Darius the Persian. NIV 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. WBT 23 The sons of Levi, the chief of the fathers, [were] written in the book of the chronicles, even till the days of Johanan the son of Eliashib. NIV 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. WBT 24 And the chief of the Levites: Hashabiah, Sherebiah, and Jeshua the son of Kadmiel, with their brethren over against them, to praise [and] to give thanks according to the commandment of David the man of God, ward over against ward. NIV 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. WBT 25 Mattaniah, and Bakbukiah, Obadiah, Meshullam, Talmon, Akkub, [were] porters keeping the ward at the threshholds of the gates. NIV 25 Mattaniah, Bakbukiah, Obadiah, Meshullam, Talmon and Akkub were gatekeepers who guarded the storerooms at the gates. WBT 26 These [were] in the days of Joiakim the son of Jeshua, the son of Jozadak, and in the days of Nehemiah the governor, and of Ezra the priest, the scribe. NIV 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. WBT 27 And at the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem they sought the Levites out of all their places, to bring them to Jerusalem, to keep the dedication with gladness, both with thanksgivings, and with singing, [with] cymbals, psalteries, and with harps. NIV 27 At the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem, the Levites were sought out from where they lived and were brought to Jerusalem to celebrate joyfully the dedication with songs of thanksgiving and with the music of cymbals, harps and lyres. WBT 28 And the sons of the singers assembled, both out of the plain country around Jerusalem, and from the villages of Netophathi; NIV 28 The singers also were brought together from the region around Jerusalem--from the villages of the Netophathites, WBT 29 Also from the house of Gilgal, and from the fields of Geba and Azmaveth: for the singers had built them villages around Jerusalem. NIV 29 from Beth Gilgal, and from the area of Geba and Azmaveth, for the singers had built villages for themselves around Jerusalem. WBT 30 And the priests and the Levites purified themselves, and purified the people, and the gates, and the wall. NIV 30 When the priests and Levites had purified themselves ceremonially, they purified the people, the gates and the wall. WBT 31 Then I brought up the princes of Judah upon the wall, and appointed two great [companies of them that gave] thanks, [of which one] went on the right hand upon the wall towards the dung-gate: NIV 31 I had the leaders of Judah go up on top of the wall. I also assigned two large choirs to give thanks. One was to proceed on top of the wall to the right, toward the Dung Gate. WBT 32 And after them went Hoshaiah, and half of the princes of Judah, NIV 32 Hoshaiah and half the leaders of Judah followed them, WBT 33 And Azariah, Ezra, and Meshullam, NIV 33 along with Azariah, Ezra, Meshullam, WBT 34 Judah, and Benjamin, and Shemaiah, and Jeremiah, NIV 34 Judah, Benjamin, Shemaiah, Jeremiah, WBT 35 And [certain] of the priests' sons with trumpets; [namely], Zechariah the son of Jonathan, the son of Shemaiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son of Michaiah, the son of Zaccur, the son of Asaph: NIV 35 as well as some priests with trumpets, and also Zechariah son of Jonathan, the son of Shemaiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son of Micaiah, the son of Zaccur, the son of Asaph, WBT 36 And his brethren, Shemaiah, and Azarael, Milalai, Gilalai, Maai, Nethaneel, and Judah, Hanani, with the musical instruments of David the man of God, and Ezra the scribe before them. NIV 36 and his associates--Shemaiah, Azarel, Milalai, Gilalai, Maai, Nethanel, Judah and Hanani--with musical instruments [ prescribed by] David the man of God. Ezra the scribe led the procession. WBT 37 And at the fountain-gate, which was over against them, they went up by the stairs of the city of David, at the ascent of the wall, above the house of David, even to the water-gate eastward. NIV 37 At the Fountain Gate they continued directly up the steps of the City of David on the ascent to the wall and passed above the house of David to the Water Gate on the east. WBT 38 And the other [company of them that gave] thanks went over against [them], and I after them, and the half of the people upon the wall, from beyond the tower of the furnaces even to the broad wall; NIV 38 The second choir proceeded in the opposite direction. I followed them on top of the wall, together with half the people--past the Tower of the Ovens to the Broad Wall, WBT 39 And from above the gate of Ephraim, and above the old gate, and above the fish-gate, and the tower of Hananeel, and the tower of Meah, even to the sheep-gate: and they stood still in the prison-gate. NIV 39 over the Gate of Ephraim, the Jeshanah Gate, the Fish Gate, the Tower of Hananel and the Tower of the Hundred, as far as the Sheep Gate. At the Gate of the Guard they stopped. WBT 40 So stood the two [companies of them that gave] thanks in the house of God, and I, and the half of the rulers with me: NIV 40 The two choirs that gave thanks then took their places in the house of God; so did I, together with half the officials, WBT 41 And the priests; Eliakim, Maaseiah, Miniamin, Michaiah, Elioenai, Zechariah, [and] Hananiah, with trumpets; NIV 41 as well as the priests--Eliakim, Maaseiah, Miniamin, Micaiah, Elioenai, Zechariah and Hananiah with their trumpets-- WBT 42 And Maaseiah, and Shemaiah, and Eleazar, and Uzzi, and Jehohanan, and Malchijah, and Elam, and Ezer. And the singers sang loud, with Jezrahiah [their] overseer. NIV 42 and also Maaseiah, Shemaiah, Eleazar, Uzzi, Jehohanan, Malkijah, Elam and Ezer. The choirs sang under the direction of Jezrahiah. WBT 43 Also that day they offered great sacrifices, and rejoiced: for God had made them rejoice with great joy: the wives also and the children rejoiced: so that the joy of Jerusalem was heard even afar off. NIV 43 And on that day they offered great sacrifices, rejoicing because God had given them great joy. The women and children also rejoiced. The sound of rejoicing in Jerusalem could be heard far away. WBT 44 And at that time were some appointed over the chambers for the treasures, for the offerings, for the first-fruits, and for the tithes, to gather into them out of the fields of the cities the portions of the law for the priests and Levites: for Judah rejoiced for the priests and for the Levites that waited. NIV 44 At that time men were appointed to be in charge of the storerooms for the contributions, firstfruits and tithes. From the fields around the towns they were to bring into the storerooms the portions required by the Law for the priests and the Levites, for Judah was pleased with the ministering priests and Levites. WBT 45 And both the singers and the porters kept the ward of their God, and the ward of the purification, according to the commandment of David, [and] of Solomon his son. NIV 45 They performed the service of their God and the service of purification, as did also the singers and gatekeepers, according to the commands of David and his son Solomon. WBT 46 For in the days of David, and Asaph of old [there were] chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving to God. NIV 46 For long ago, in the days of David and Asaph, there had been directors for the singers and for the songs of praise and thanksgiving to God. WBT 47 And all Israel in the days of Zerubbabel, and in the days of Nehemiah, gave the portions of the singers and the porters, every day his portion: and they sanctified [holy things] to the Levites; and the Levites sanctified [them] to the children of Aaron. NIV 47 So in the days of Zerubbabel and of Nehemiah, all Israel contributed the daily portions for the singers and gatekeepers. They also set aside the portion for the other Levites, and the Levites set aside the portion for the descendants of Aaron.