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Numbers 4

NCV 1 The Lord said to Moses and Aaron, NIV 1 The LORD said to Moses and Aaron: NCV 2 "Count the Kohathites among the Levites by family groups and families. NIV 2 "Take a census of the Kohathite branch of the Levites by their clans and families. NCV 3 Count the men from thirty to fifty years old, all who come to serve in the Meeting Tent. NIV 3 Count all the men from thirty to fifty years of age who come to serve in the work in the Tent of Meeting. NCV 4 "The Kohathites are responsible for the most holy things in the Meeting Tent. NIV 4 "This is the work of the Kohathites in the Tent of Meeting: the care of the most holy things. NCV 5 When the Israelites are ready to move, Aaron and his sons must go into the Holy Tent, take down the curtain, and cover the Ark of the Agreement with it. NIV 5 When the camp is to move, Aaron and his sons are to go in and take down the shielding curtain and cover the ark of the Testimony with it. NCV 6 Over this they must put a covering made from fine leather, then spread the solid blue cloth over that, and put the poles in place. NIV 6 Then they are to cover this with hides of sea cows, spread a cloth of solid blue over that and put the poles in place. NCV 7 "Then they must spread a blue cloth over the table for the bread that shows a person is in God's presence. They must put the plates, pans, bowls, and the jars for drink offerings on the table; they must leave the bread that is always there on the table. NIV 7 "Over the table of the Presence they are to spread a blue cloth and put on it the plates, dishes and bowls, and the jars for drink offerings; the bread that is continually there is to remain on it. NCV 8 Then they must put a red cloth over all of these things, cover everything with fine leather, and put the poles in place. NIV 8 Over these they are to spread a scarlet cloth, cover that with hides of sea cows and put its poles in place. NCV 9 "With a blue cloth they must cover the lampstand, its lamps, its wick trimmers, its trays, and all the jars for the oil used in the lamps. NIV 9 "They are to take a blue cloth and cover the lampstand that is for light, together with its lamps, its wick trimmers and trays, and all its jars for the oil used to supply it. NCV 10 Then they must wrap everything in fine leather and put all these things on a frame for carrying them. NIV 10 Then they are to wrap it and all its accessories in a covering of hides of sea cows and put it on a carrying frame. NCV 11 "They must spread a blue cloth over the gold altar, cover it with fine leather, and put the poles in place. NIV 11 "Over the gold altar they are to spread a blue cloth and cover that with hides of sea cows and put its poles in place. NCV 12 "They must gather all the things used for serving in the Holy Place and wrap them in a blue cloth. Then they must cover that with fine leather and put these things on a frame for carrying them. NIV 12 "They are to take all the articles used for ministering in the sanctuary, wrap them in a blue cloth, cover that with hides of sea cows and put them on a carrying frame. NCV 13 "They must clean the ashes off the bronze altar and spread a purple cloth over it. NIV 13 "They are to remove the ashes from the bronze altar and spread a purple cloth over it. NCV 14 They must gather all the things used for serving at the altar -- the pans for carrying the fire, the meat forks, the shovels, and the bowls -- and put them on the bronze altar. Then they must spread a covering of fine leather over it and put the poles in place. NIV 14 Then they are to place on it all the utensils used for ministering at the altar, including the firepans, meat forks, shovels and sprinkling bowls. Over it they are to spread a covering of hides of sea cows and put its poles in place. NCV 15 "When the Israelites are ready to move, and when Aaron and his sons have covered the holy furniture and all the holy things, the Kohathites may go in and carry them away. In this way they won't touch the holy things and die. It is the Kohathites' job to carry the things that are in the Meeting Tent. NIV 15 "After Aaron and his sons have finished covering the holy furnishings and all the holy articles, and when the camp is ready to move, the Kohathites are to come to do the carrying. But they must not touch the holy things or they will die. The Kohathites are to carry those things that are in the Tent of Meeting. NCV 16 "Eleazar son of Aaron, the priest, will be responsible for the Holy Tent and for everything in it, for all the holy things it has: the oil for the lamp, the sweet-smelling incense, the continual grain offering, and the oil used to appoint priests and things to the Lord's service." NIV 16 "Eleazar son of Aaron, the priest, is to have charge of the oil for the light, the fragrant incense, the regular grain offering and the anointing oil. He is to be in charge of the entire tabernacle and everything in it, including its holy furnishings and articles." NCV 17 The Lord said to Moses and Aaron, NIV 17 The LORD said to Moses and Aaron, NCV 18 "Don't let the Kohathites be cut off from the Levites. NIV 18 "See that the Kohathite tribal clans are not cut off from the Levites. NCV 19 Do this for the Kohathites so that they may go near the Most Holy Place and not die: Aaron and his sons must go in and show each Kohathite what to do and what to carry. NIV 19 So that they may live and not die when they come near the most holy things, do this for them: Aaron and his sons are to go into the sanctuary and assign to each man his work and what he is to carry. NCV 20 The Kohathites must not enter and look at the holy things, even for a second, or they will die." NIV 20 But the Kohathites must not go in to look at the holy things, even for a moment, or they will die." NCV 21 The Lord said to Moses, NIV 21 The LORD said to Moses, NCV 22 "Count the Gershonites by families and family groups. NIV 22 "Take a census also of the Gershonites by their families and clans. NCV 23 Count the men from thirty to fifty years old, all who have a job to do in the Meeting Tent. NIV 23 Count all the men from thirty to fifty years of age who come to serve in the work at the Tent of Meeting. NCV 24 "This is what the Gershonite family groups must do and what they must carry. NIV 24 "This is the service of the Gershonite clans as they work and carry burdens: NCV 25 They must carry the curtains of the Holy Tent, the Meeting Tent, its covering, and its outer covering made from fine leather. They must also carry the curtains for the entrance to the Meeting Tent, NIV 25 They are to carry the curtains of the tabernacle, the Tent of Meeting, its covering and the outer covering of hides of sea cows, the curtains for the entrance to the Tent of Meeting, NCV 26 the curtains of the courtyard that goes around the Holy Tent and the altar, the curtain for the entry to the courtyard, the ropes, and all the things used with the curtains. They must do everything connected with these things. NIV 26 the curtains of the courtyard surrounding the tabernacle and altar, the curtain for the entrance, the ropes and all the equipment used in its service. The Gershonites are to do all that needs to be done with these things. NCV 27 Aaron and his sons are in charge of what the Gershonites do or carry; you tell them what they are responsible for carrying. NIV 27 All their service, whether carrying or doing other work, is to be done under the direction of Aaron and his sons. You shall assign to them as their responsibility all they are to carry. NCV 28 This is the work of the Gershonite family group at the Meeting Tent. Ithamar son of Aaron, the priest, will direct their work. NIV 28 This is the service of the Gershonite clans at the Tent of Meeting. Their duties are to be under the direction of Ithamar son of Aaron, the priest. NCV 29 "Count the Merarite families and family groups. NIV 29 "Count the Merarites by their clans and families. NCV 30 Count the men from thirty to fifty years old, all who work at the Meeting Tent. NIV 30 Count all the men from thirty to fifty years of age who come to serve in the work at the Tent of Meeting. NCV 31 It is their job to carry the following as they serve in the Meeting Tent: the frames of the Holy Tent, the crossbars, the posts, and bases, NIV 31 This is their duty as they perform service at the Tent of Meeting: to carry the frames of the tabernacle, its crossbars, posts and bases, NCV 32 in addition to the posts that go around the courtyard, their bases, tent pegs, ropes, and everything that is used with the poles around the courtyard. Tell each man exactly what to carry. NIV 32 as well as the posts of the surrounding courtyard with their bases, tent pegs, ropes, all their equipment and everything related to their use. Assign to each man the specific things he is to carry. NCV 33 This is the work the Merarite family group will do for the Meeting Tent. Ithamar son of Aaron, the priest, will direct their work." NIV 33 This is the service of the Merarite clans as they work at the Tent of Meeting under the direction of Ithamar son of Aaron, the priest." NCV 34 Moses, Aaron, and the leaders of Israel counted the Kohathites by families and family groups, NIV 34 Moses, Aaron and the leaders of the community counted the Kohathites by their clans and families. NCV 35 the men from thirty to fifty years old who were to work at the Meeting Tent. NIV 35 All the men from thirty to fifty years of age who came to serve in the work in the Tent of Meeting, NCV 36 There were 2,750 men in the family groups. NIV 36 counted by clans, were %"2,750. NCV 37 This was the total of the Kohath family groups who worked at the Meeting Tent, whom Moses and Aaron counted as the Lord had commanded Moses. NIV 37 This was the total of all those in the Kohathite clans who served in the Tent of Meeting. Moses and Aaron counted them according to the LORD's command through Moses. NCV 38 Also, the Gershonites were counted by families and family groups, NIV 38 The Gershonites were counted by their clans and families. NCV 39 the men from thirty to fifty years old who were given work at the Meeting Tent. NIV 39 All the men from thirty to fifty years of age who came to serve in the work at the Tent of Meeting, NCV 40 The families and family groups had 2,630 men. NIV 40 counted by their clans and families, were %"2,630. NCV 41 This was the total of the Gershon family groups who worked at the Meeting Tent, whom Moses and Aaron counted as the Lord had commanded. NIV 41 This was the total of those in the Gershonite clans who served at the Tent of Meeting. Moses and Aaron counted them according to the LORD's command. NCV 42 Also, the men in the families and family groups of the Merari family were counted, NIV 42 The Merarites were counted by their clans and families. NCV 43 the men from thirty to fifty years old who were to work at the Meeting Tent. NIV 43 All the men from thirty to fifty years of age who came to serve in the work at the Tent of Meeting, NCV 44 The family groups had 3,200 men. NIV 44 counted by their clans, were %"3,200. NCV 45 This was the total of the Merari family groups, whom Moses and Aaron counted as the Lord had commanded Moses. NIV 45 This was the total of those in the Merarite clans. Moses and Aaron counted them according to the LORD's command through Moses. NCV 46 So Moses, Aaron, and the leaders of Israel counted all the Levites by families and family groups. NIV 46 So Moses, Aaron and the leaders of Israel counted all the Levites by their clans and families. NCV 47 They counted the men from thirty to fifty who were given work at the Meeting Tent and who carried the Tent. NIV 47 All the men from thirty to fifty years of age who came to do the work of serving and carrying the Tent of Meeting NCV 48 The total number of these men was 8,580. NIV 48 numbered %"8,580. NCV 49 Each man was counted as the Lord had commanded Moses; each man was given his work and told what to carry as the Lord had commanded Moses. NIV 49 At the LORD's command through Moses, each was assigned his work and told what to carry. Thus they were counted, as the LORD commanded Moses.