1 Chronicles 24
The divisions of the sons of Aaron by lot into four and twenty orders.
1 Chronicles 24:1 This was ye ordinaunce of the childre of Aaron. The children of Aaron were, Nadab, Abihu, Eleasar and Ithamar. 1 Chronicles 24:2 But Nadab and Abihu dyed before their fathers, and had no children. And Eleasar and Ithamar were prestes. 1 Chronicles 24:3 And Dauid ordred them after his maner: Sadoc out of the children of Eleasar, and Ahimelech out of the children of Ithamar, acordinge to their nombre and office. 1 Chronicles 24:4 And there were mo chefe stronge men founde amonge the children of Eleasar, then the children of Ithamar. And he ordeyned them after this maner: namely, sixtene out of ye childre of Eleasar to be rulers thorow out their fathers house: & eight of the children of Ithamar thorow out their fathers house. 1 Chronicles 24:5 Neuertheles he ordeyned them by lot, because that both the pryncipall of the children of Eleasar and of Ithamar were in ye Sanctuary, and chefe before God. 1 Chronicles 24:6 And the Scrybe Semeia the sonne of Nethaneel one of the Leuites, wrote them vp before ye kynge and before the rulers, and before Sadoc the prest, & before Ahimelech the sonne of Abiathar, & before the chefe of the fathers amonge the prestes & Leuites: namely one fathers house for Eleasar, and the other for Ithamar. 1 Chronicles 24:7 And the first lot fell vpon Ioiarib, the seconde vpon Iedana, 1 Chronicles 24:8 the thirde vpo Harim, the fourth vpon Seorim, 1 Chronicles 24:9 the fifth vpo Malchia, the sixte vpon Meiamin, 1 Chronicles 24:10 the seuenth vpon Hakoz, the eight vpon Abia, 1 Chronicles 24:11 the nyenth vpon Iesua, the tenth vpon Sechania, 1 Chronicles 24:12 the eleuenth vpon Eliasib, the twolueth vpon Iakim, 1 Chronicles 24:13 the thirtenth vpon Hupa, the fourtenth vpon Iesebeab, 1 Chronicles 24:14 the fiftenth vpon Bilga, the sixtenth vpon Immer, 1 Chronicles 24:15 the seuententh vpon Hesir, the eightenth vpon Hapizez, 1 Chronicles 24:16 the nyententh vpon Pethahia, the twentieth vpon Ieheskel, 1 Chronicles 24:17 the one and twentieth vpon Iachin, the two & twentieth vpon Samul, 1 Chronicles 24:18 the thre & twentieth vpo Dalaia, ye foure and twentieth vpo Maasia. 1 Chronicles 24:19 This is their course after their office, to go in to the house of the LORDE, acordinge to their maner vnder their father Aaron, as the LORDE God of Israel commaunded him.
1 Chronicles 24:20 Of the children of Leui amonge the children of Amram, was Subael. Amonge the children of Subael, was Iohdea. 1 Chronicles 24:21 Amonge the children of Rehabia, was ye first Iesia. 1 Chronicles 24:22 Amonge the Iezeharites was Selomoth. Amonge the children of Selomoth was Iahath. 1 Chronicles 24:23 The children of Hebron were: Ieria ye first, Amaria the seconde, Iehasiel the thirde, Iakneam the fourth. 1 Chronicles 24:24 The children of Vsiel were: Micha. Amoge the children of Micha was Samir. 1 Chronicles 24:25 The brother of Micha was Iesia. Amonge the children of Iesia was Zacharias. 1 Chronicles 24:26 The children of Merari were: Maheli & Musi, whose sonne was Iaesia.
and the Merarites divided by lot.
1 Chronicles 24:27 The childre of Merari of his sonne Iaesia were: Soham, Sacur & Ibri. 1 Chronicles 24:28 Maheli had Eleasar: for he had no sonnes. 1 Chronicles 24:29 Of Cis, the children of Cis were: Ierahmeel and Musi. 1 Chronicles 24:30 The children of Musi were, Maheli, Eder and Ieremoth. These are the childre of ye Leuites thorow out ye house of their fathers. 1 Chronicles 24:31 And the lot was cast for them also besyde their brethren the children of Aaron, in the presence of kynge Dauid and Sadoc and Ahimelech, and before the chefe fathers amonge the prestes & Leuites, as well for the leest brother as for the chefest amonge the fathers.