2 He appointed the priests to their duties and encouraged them in the service of the LORD’s temple.

Read 2 Chronicles 35:2 Using Other Translations

And he set the priests in their charges, and encouraged them to the service of the house of the LORD,
He appointed the priests to their offices and encouraged them in the service of the house of the LORD.
Josiah also assigned the priests to their duties and encouraged them in their work at the Temple of the LORD .