And their brethren, heads of the house of their
fathers, one thousand and seven hundred and threescore.
] These, with other priests, made up this number, which was
greater than those of Judah and Benjamin, that dwelt in
Jerusalem, put together:
very able men for the work of the service of the house of
men that had not only strength of body, which some part of the
work of the priests required; but had courage and fortitude of
mind to set about the service of God with cheerfulness, and to
preserve it from corruption.