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Numbers 4

RSV 1 The LORD said to Moses and Aaron, NIV 1 The LORD said to Moses and Aaron: RSV 2 "Take a census of the sons of Kohath from among the sons of Levi, by their families and their fathers' houses, NIV 2 "Take a census of the Kohathite branch of the Levites by their clans and families. RSV 3 from thirty years old up to fifty years old, all who can enter the service, to do the work in the tent of meeting. 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. RSV 4 This is the service of the sons of Kohath in the tent of meeting: the most holy things. NIV 4 "This is the work of the Kohathites in the Tent of Meeting: the care of the most holy things. RSV 5 When the camp is to set out, Aaron and his sons shall go in and take down the veil of the screen, and cover the ark of the testimony 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. RSV 6 then they shall put on it a covering of goatskin, and spread over that a cloth all of blue, and shall put in its poles. 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. RSV 7 And over the table of the bread of the Presence they shall spread a cloth of blue, and put upon it the plates, the dishes for incense, the bowls, and the flagons for the drink offering; the continual bread also shall be on it; 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. RSV 8 then they shall spread over them a cloth of scarlet, and cover the same with a covering of goatskin, and shall put in its poles. NIV 8 Over these they are to spread a scarlet cloth, cover that with hides of sea cows and put its poles in place. RSV 9 And they shall take a cloth of blue, and cover the lampstand for the light, with its lamps, its snuffers, its trays, and all the vessels for oil with which it is supplied: 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. RSV 10 and they shall put it with all its utensils in a covering of goatskin and put it upon the carrying frame. 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. RSV 11 And over the golden altar they shall spread a cloth of blue, and cover it with a covering of goatskin, and shall put in its poles; 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. RSV 12 and they shall take all the vessels of the service which are used in the sanctuary, and put them in a cloth of blue, and cover them with a covering of goatskin, and put them on the carrying frame. 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. RSV 13 And they shall take away the ashes from the 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. RSV 14 and they shall put on it all the utensils of the altar, which are used for the service there, the firepans, the forks, the shovels, and the basins, all the utensils of the altar; and they shall spread upon it a covering of goatskin, and shall put in its poles. 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. RSV 15 And when Aaron and his sons have finished covering the sanctuary and all the furnishings of the sanctuary, as the camp sets out, after that the sons of Kohath shall come to carry these, but they must not touch the holy things, lest they die. These are the things of the tent of meeting which the sons of Kohath are to carry. 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. RSV 16 "And Elea'zar the son of Aaron the priest shall have charge of the oil for the light, the fragrant incense, the continual cereal offering, and the anointing oil, with the oversight of all the tabernacle and all that is in it, of the sanctuary and its vessels." 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." RSV 17 The LORD said to Moses and Aaron, NIV 17 The LORD said to Moses and Aaron, RSV 18 "Let not the tribe of the families of the Ko'hathites be destroyed from among the Levites; NIV 18 "See that the Kohathite tribal clans are not cut off from the Levites. RSV 19 but deal thus with them, that they may live and not die when they come near to the most holy things: Aaron and his sons shall go in and appoint them each to his task and to his burden, 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. RSV 20 but they shall not go in to look upon the holy things even for a moment, lest they die." NIV 20 But the Kohathites must not go in to look at the holy things, even for a moment, or they will die." RSV 21 The LORD said to Moses, NIV 21 The LORD said to Moses, RSV 22 "Take a census of the sons of Gershon also, by their families and their fathers' houses; NIV 22 "Take a census also of the Gershonites by their families and clans. RSV 23 from thirty years old up to fifty years old, you shall number them, all who can enter for service, to do the work in the tent of meeting. 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. RSV 24 This is the service of the families of the Gershonites, in serving and bearing burdens: NIV 24 "This is the service of the Gershonite clans as they work and carry burdens: RSV 25 they shall carry the curtains of the tabernacle, and the tent of meeting with its covering, and the covering of goatskin that is on top of it, and the screen for the door of the tent of meeting, 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, RSV 26 and the hangings of the court, and the screen for the entrance of the gate of the court which is around the tabernacle and the altar, and their cords, and all the equipment for their service; and they shall do all that needs to be done with regard to them. 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. RSV 27 All the service of the sons of the Gershonites shall be at the command of Aaron and his sons, in all that they are to carry, and in all that they have to do; and you shall assign to their charge all that they are to carry. 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. RSV 28 This is the service of the families of the sons of the Gershonites in the tent of meeting, and their work is to be under the oversight of Ith'amar the son of Aaron the priest. 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. RSV 29 "As for the sons of Merar'i, you shall number them by their families and their fathers' houses; NIV 29 "Count the Merarites by their clans and families. RSV 30 from thirty years old up to fifty years old, you shall number them, every one that can enter the service, to do the work of the tent of meeting. 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. RSV 31 And this is what they are charged to carry, as the whole of their service in the tent of meeting: the frames of the tabernacle, with its bars, pillars, 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, RSV 32 and the pillars of the court round about with their bases, pegs, and cords, with all their equipment and all their accessories; and you shall assign by name the objects which they are required 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. RSV 33 This is the service of the families of the sons of Merar'i, the whole of their service in the tent of meeting, under the hand of Ith'amar the son of Aaron the priest." 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." RSV 34 And Moses and Aaron and the leaders of the congregation numbered the sons of the Ko'hathites, by their families and their fathers' houses, NIV 34 Moses, Aaron and the leaders of the community counted the Kohathites by their clans and families. RSV 35 from thirty years old up to fifty years old, every one that could enter the service, for work in the tent of meeting; NIV 35 All the men from thirty to fifty years of age who came to serve in the work in the Tent of Meeting, RSV 36 and their number by families was two thousand seven hundred and fifty. NIV 36 counted by clans, were %"2,750. RSV 37 This was the number of the families of the Ko'hathites, all who served in the tent of meeting, whom Moses and Aaron numbered according to the commandment of the LORD by 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. RSV 38 The number of the sons of Gershon, by their families and their fathers' houses, NIV 38 The Gershonites were counted by their clans and families. RSV 39 from thirty years old up to fifty years old, every one that could enter the service for work in the tent of meeting-- NIV 39 All the men from thirty to fifty years of age who came to serve in the work at the Tent of Meeting, RSV 40 their number by their families and their fathers' houses was two thousand six hundred and thirty. NIV 40 counted by their clans and families, were %"2,630. RSV 41 This was the number of the families of the sons of Gershon, all who served in the tent of meeting, whom Moses and Aaron numbered according to the commandment of the LORD. 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. RSV 42 The number of the families of the sons of Merar'i, by their families and their fathers' houses, NIV 42 The Merarites were counted by their clans and families. RSV 43 from thirty years old up to fifty years old, every one that could enter the service, for work in the tent of meeting-- NIV 43 All the men from thirty to fifty years of age who came to serve in the work at the Tent of Meeting, RSV 44 their number by families was three thousand two hundred. NIV 44 counted by their clans, were %"3,200. RSV 45 These are those who were numbered of the families of the sons of Merar'i, whom Moses and Aaron numbered according to the commandment of the LORD by 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. RSV 46 All those who were numbered of the Levites, whom Moses and Aaron and the leaders of Israel numbered, by their families and their fathers' houses, NIV 46 So Moses, Aaron and the leaders of Israel counted all the Levites by their clans and families. RSV 47 from thirty years old up to fifty years old, every one that could enter to do the work of service and the work of bearing burdens in the tent of meeting, 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 RSV 48 those who were numbered of them were eight thousand five hundred and eighty. NIV 48 numbered %"8,580. RSV 49 According to the commandment of the LORD through Moses they were appointed, each to his task of serving or carrying; thus they were numbered by him, as the LORD 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.