The gatekeepers, Akkub, Talmon and their brothers, who kept watch at the gates, were 172.
And the rest of Israel, and of the priests and the Levites, were in all the towns of Judah, 1every one in his inheritance.
2But the temple servants lived on Ophel; and Ziha and Gishpa were over the temple servants.
The overseer of the Levites in Jerusalem was Uzzi the son of Bani, son of Hashabiah, son of Mattaniah, son of Mica, of the sons of Asaph, the singers, over the work of the house of God.
3For there was a command from the king concerning them, and a fixed provision for the singers, 4as every day required.
And Pethahiah the son of Meshezabel, of the sons of Zerah the son of Judah, was at the king's side in all matters concerning the people.