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Ezra 8

WEB 1 Now these are the heads of their fathers' [houses], and this is the genealogy of those who went up with me from Babylon, in the reign of Artaxerxes the king: NIV 1 These are the family heads and those registered with them who came up with me from Babylon during the reign of King Artaxerxes: WEB 2 Of the sons of Phinehas, Gershom. Of the sons of Ithamar, Daniel. Of the sons of David, Hattush. NIV 2 of the descendants of Phinehas, Gershom; of the descendants of Ithamar, Daniel; of the descendants of David, Hattush WEB 3 Of the sons of Shecaniah, of the sons of Parosh, Zechariah; and with him were reckoned by genealogy of the males one hundred fifty. NIV 3 of the descendants of Shekaniah; of the descendants of Parosh, Zechariah, and with him were registered 150 men; WEB 4 Of the sons of Pahath-moab, Eliehoenai the son of Zerahiah; and with him two hundred males. NIV 4 of the descendants of Pahath-Moab, Eliehoenai son of Zerahiah, and with him 200 men; WEB 5 Of the sons of Shecaniah, the son of Jahaziel; and with him three hundred males. NIV 5 of the descendants of Zattu, Shekaniah son of Jahaziel, and with him 300 men; WEB 6 Of the sons of Adin, Ebed the son of Jonathan; and with him fifty males. NIV 6 of the descendants of Adin, Ebed son of Jonathan, and with him 50 men; WEB 7 Of the sons of Elam, Jeshaiah the son of Athaliah; and with him seventy males. NIV 7 of the descendants of Elam, Jeshaiah son of Athaliah, and with him 70 men; WEB 8 Of the sons of Shephatiah, Zebadiah the son of Michael; and with him eighty males. NIV 8 of the descendants of Shephatiah, Zebadiah son of Michael, and with him 80 men; WEB 9 Of the sons of Joab, Obadiah the son of Jehiel; and with him two hundred and eighteen males. NIV 9 of the descendants of Joab, Obadiah son of Jehiel, and with him 218 men; WEB 10 Of the sons of Shelomith, the son of Josiphiah; and with him one hundred sixty males. NIV 10 of the descendants of Bani, Shelomith son of Josiphiah, and with him 160 men; WEB 11 Of the sons of Bebai, Zechariah the son of Bebai; and with him twenty-eight males. NIV 11 of the descendants of Bebai, Zechariah son of Bebai, and with him 28 men; WEB 12 Of the sons of Azgad, Johanan the son of Hakkatan; and with him one hundred ten males. NIV 12 of the descendants of Azgad, Johanan son of Hakkatan, and with him 110 men; WEB 13 Of the sons of Adonikam, [who were] the last; and these are their names: Eliphelet, Jeuel, and Shemaiah; and with them sixty males. NIV 13 of the descendants of Adonikam, the last ones, whose names were Eliphelet, Jeuel and Shemaiah, and with them 60 men; WEB 14 Of the sons of Bigvai, Uthai and Zabbud; and with them seventy males. NIV 14 of the descendants of Bigvai, Uthai and Zakkur, and with them 70 men. WEB 15 I gathered them together to the river that runs to Ahava; and there we encamped three days: and I viewed the people, and the priests, and found there none of the sons of Levi. NIV 15 I assembled them at the canal that flows toward Ahava, and we camped there three days. When I checked among the people and the priests, I found no Levites there. WEB 16 Then sent I for Eliezer, for Ariel, for Shemaiah, and for Elnathan, and for Jarib, and for Elnathan, and for Nathan, and for Zechariah, and for Meshullam, chief men; also for Joiarib, and for Elnathan, who were teachers. NIV 16 So I summoned Eliezer, Ariel, Shemaiah, Elnathan, Jarib, Elnathan, Nathan, Zechariah and Meshullam, who were leaders, and Joiarib and Elnathan, who were men of learning, WEB 17 I sent them forth to Iddo the chief at the place Casiphia; and I told them what they should tell Iddo, [and] his brothers the Nethinim, at the place Casiphia, that they should bring to us ministers for the house of our God. NIV 17 and I ordered them to go to Iddo, the leader in Kasiphia. I told them what to say to Iddo and his fellow Levites, the temple servants in Kasiphia, so that they might bring attendants to us for the house of our God. WEB 18 According to the good hand of our God on us they brought us a man of discretion, of the sons of Mahli, the son of Levi, the son of Israel; and Sherebiah, with his sons and his brothers, eighteen; NIV 18 Because the gracious hand of our God was on us, they brought us Sherebiah, a capable man, from the descendants of Mahli son of Levi, the son of Israel, and Sherebiah’s sons and brothers, 18 in all; WEB 19 and Hashabiah, and with him Jeshaiah of the sons of Merari, his brothers and their sons, twenty; NIV 19 and Hashabiah, together with Jeshaiah from the descendants of Merari, and his brothers and nephews, 20 in all. WEB 20 and of the Nethinim, whom David and the princes had given for the service of the Levites, two hundred and twenty Nethinim: all of them were mentioned by name. NIV 20 They also brought 220 of the temple servants—a body that David and the officials had established to assist the Levites. All were registered by name. WEB 21 Then I proclaimed a fast there, at the river Ahava, that we might humble ourselves before our God, to seek of him a straight way for us, and for our little ones, and for all our substance. NIV 21 There, by the Ahava Canal, I proclaimed a fast, so that we might humble ourselves before our God and ask him for a safe journey for us and our children, with all our possessions. WEB 22 For I was ashamed to ask of the king a band of soldiers and horsemen to help us against the enemy in the way, because we had spoken to the king, saying, The hand of our God is on all those who seek him, for good; but his power and his wrath is against all those who forsake him. NIV 22 I was ashamed to ask the king for soldiers and horsemen to protect us from enemies on the road, because we had told the king, “The gracious hand of our God is on everyone who looks to him, but his great anger is against all who forsake him.” WEB 23 So we fasted and begged our God for this: and he was entreated of us. NIV 23 So we fasted and petitioned our God about this, and he answered our prayer. WEB 24 Then I set apart twelve of the chiefs of the priests, even Sherebiah, Hashabiah, and ten of their brothers with them, NIV 24 Then I set apart twelve of the leading priests, namely, Sherebiah, Hashabiah and ten of their brothers, WEB 25 and weighed to them the silver, and the gold, and the vessels, even the offering for the house of our God, which the king, and his counselors, and his princes, and all Israel there present, had offered: NIV 25 and I weighed out to them the offering of silver and gold and the articles that the king, his advisers, his officials and all Israel present there had donated for the house of our God. WEB 26 I weighed into their hand six hundred fifty talents of silver, and silver vessels one hundred talents; of gold one hundred talents; NIV 26 I weighed out to them 650 talents of silver, silver articles weighing 100 talents, 100 talents of gold, WEB 27 and twenty bowls of gold, of one thousand darics; and two vessels of fine bright brass, precious as gold. NIV 27 20 bowls of gold valued at 1,000 darics, and two fine articles of polished bronze, as precious as gold. WEB 28 I said to them, You are holy to Yahweh, and the vessels are holy; and the silver and the gold are a freewill-offering to Yahweh, the God of your fathers. NIV 28 I said to them, “You as well as these articles are consecrated to the LORD. The silver and gold are a freewill offering to the LORD, the God of your ancestors. WEB 29 Watch you, and keep them, until you weigh them before the chiefs of the priests and the Levites, and the princes of the fathers' [houses] of Israel, at Jerusalem, in the chambers of the house of Yahweh. NIV 29 Guard them carefully until you weigh them out in the chambers of the house of the LORD in Jerusalem before the leading priests and the Levites and the family heads of Israel.” WEB 30 So the priests and the Levites received the weight of the silver and the gold, and the vessels, to bring them to Jerusalem to the house of our God. NIV 30 Then the priests and Levites received the silver and gold and sacred articles that had been weighed out to be taken to the house of our God in Jerusalem. WEB 31 Then we departed from the river Ahava on the twelfth [day] of the first month, to go to Jerusalem: and the hand of our God was on us, and he delivered us from the hand of the enemy and the bandit by the way. NIV 31 On the twelfth day of the first month we set out from the Ahava Canal to go to Jerusalem. The hand of our God was on us, and he protected us from enemies and bandits along the way. WEB 32 We came to Jerusalem, and abode there three days. NIV 32 So we arrived in Jerusalem, where we rested three days. WEB 33 On the fourth day the silver and the gold and the vessels were weighed in the house of our God into the hand of Meremoth the son of Uriah the priest; and with him was Eleazar the son of Phinehas; and with them was Jozabad the son of Jeshua, and Noadiah the son of Binnui, the Levite; NIV 33 On the fourth day, in the house of our God, we weighed out the silver and gold and the sacred articles into the hands of Meremoth son of Uriah, the priest. Eleazar son of Phinehas was with him, and so were the Levites Jozabad son of Jeshua and Noadiah son of Binnui. WEB 34 the whole by number and by weight: and all the weight was written at that time. NIV 34 Everything was accounted for by number and weight, and the entire weight was recorded at that time. WEB 35 The children of the captivity, who had come out of exile, offered burnt offerings to the God of Israel, twelve bulls for all Israel, ninety-six rams, seventy-seven lambs, and twelve male goats for a sin-offering: all this was a burnt offering to Yahweh. NIV 35 Then the exiles who had returned from captivity sacrificed burnt offerings to the God of Israel: twelve bulls for all Israel, ninety-six rams, seventy-seven male lambs and, as a sin offering, twelve male goats. All this was a burnt offering to the LORD. WEB 36 They delivered the king's commissions to the king's satraps, and to the governors beyond the River: and they furthered the people and the house of God. NIV 36 They also delivered the king’s orders to the royal satraps and to the governors of Trans-Euphrates, who then gave assistance to the people and to the house of God.

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