1 Chronicles 23:29

29 Their duty was also to assist with the 1showbread, the 2flour for the grain offering, the wafers of unleavened bread, the 3baked offering, the 4offering mixed with oil, and all 5measures of quantity or size.

1 Chronicles 23:29 Meaning and Commentary

1 Chronicles 23:29

Both for the shewbread
Also to make and get that ready every week for the priests to set on the shewbread table, when they took off the other that had stood a week, see ( 1 Chronicles 9:32 )

and for the fine flour for meat offering, and for the unleavened cakes,
and for that which is baked in the pan, and for that which is fried;
to deliver out the flour of which these several things were made, see ( 1 Chronicles 9:31 ) , and ( Leviticus 2:1 ) ,

and for all manner of measures and size; as the hin and the ephah,
and the several parts of them for things both liquid and dry, which were in their keeping, and according to which they gave out the proper quantity of oil, and wine, and fine flour, upon occasion.

1 Chronicles 23:29 In-Context

27 For by the last words of David the sons of Levi were numbered from twenty years old and upward.
28 For their duty was to assist the sons of Aaron for the service of the house of the LORD, having the care of the courts and the chambers, the cleansing of all that is holy, and any work for the service of the house of God.
29 Their duty was also to assist with the showbread, the flour for the grain offering, the wafers of unleavened bread, the baked offering, the offering mixed with oil, and all measures of quantity or size.
30 And they were to stand every morning, thanking and praising the LORD, and likewise at evening,
31 and whenever burnt offerings were offered to the LORD on Sabbaths, new moons, and feast days, according to the number required of them, regularly before the LORD.

Cross References 5

  • 1. See Leviticus 24:5-8
  • 2. 1 Chronicles 9:29; Leviticus 6:20, 21
  • 3. 1 Chronicles 9:31
  • 4. Leviticus 6:21; Leviticus 7:12
  • 5. [Leviticus 19:35]