1 Chronicles 27
The twelve captains for every several month.
1 Chronicles 27:1 The children of Israel acordinge to their nombre, were heades of the fathers, and ouer thousandes and ouer hundreds, & officers waytinge vpon the kynge, to go of & on after their course euery moneth one, in all ye monethes of ye yeare. Euery course had foure & twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:2 Ouer the first course of the first moneth, was Iasebeam ye sonne of Sabdiel, and vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:3 Of the children of Phares was the pryncipall amonge all the chefe captaynes in the first moneth. 1 Chronicles 27:4 Ouer the course of the seconde moneth was Dodai the Ahohite, and Mikloth was the prynce ouer his course. And vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:5 The thirde pryncipall captayne of the thirde moneth, was Benaia the sonne of Ioiada ye prest, and vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:6 This is yt Benaia the Worthie amonge thirtie and aboue thirtie, And his course was vnder his sonne Ammi Sabad. 1 Chronicles 27:7 The fourth in ye fourth moneth was Asahel the brother of Ioab, and Sabadia his sonne after him, and vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:8 The fifth in the fifth moneth was Samehuth the Iesrahite, and vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:9 The sixte in the sixte moneth, was Ira ye sonne of Ickes the Thecoite, and vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:10 The seuenth in the seuenth moneth, was Helez the Pelonite of the children of Ephraim, and vnder his course were foure and twetye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:11 The eight in the eight moneth, was Sibechai the Husathite of ye Sarehites, and vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:12 The nyenth in the nyenth moneth, was Abieser the Anthothite of the childre of Iemini, & vnder his course were foure and twetye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:13 The tenth in the tenth moneth, was Maherai the Netophatite of the Serahites, and vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:14 The eleuenth in the eleueth moneth, was Benaia the Pirgathonite of the children of Ephraim, and vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:15 The twolueth in the twolueth moneth was Heldai ye Netophatite of Athniel, and vnder his course were foure and twentye thousande.
The princes of the twelve tribes.
1 Chronicles 27:16 Ouer the trybes of Israel were these: Amonge the Rubenites was Prynce Elieser the sonne of Sichri. Amonge the Simeoninites was Sephatia the sonne of Maecha. 1 Chronicles 27:17 Amonge the Leuites was Hasabia the sonne of Kemuel. Amonge the Aaronites was Sadoc. 1 Chronicles 27:18 Amoge Iuda was Elihu one of Dauids brethren. Amonge Isachar was Amri the sonne of Michael. 1 Chronicles 27:19 Amonge Zabulo was Iesmaia the sonne of Obadia. Amonge Nephtali was Ieremoth the sonne of Asriel. 1 Chronicles 27:20 Amonge the children of Ephraim was Hosea the sonne of Asasia. Amonge the halfe trybe of Manasses was Ioel the sonne of Pedaia. 1 Chronicles 27:21 Amonge the halfe trybe of Manasses in Gilead was Ieddo the sonne of Zacharias. Amonge BenIamin was Iaesiel the sonne of Abner. 1 Chronicles 27:22 Amonge Dan was Asareel the sonne of Ieroham. These are the princes of the trybes of Israel.
The numbering of the people is hindered.
1 Chronicles 27:23 But Dauid toke not the nombre of them that were twentye yeare olde and there vnder: for the LORDE had promysed to multiplye Israel as the starres of the skie. 1 Chronicles 27:24 Howbeit Ioab the sonne of Zeruia had begonne to nombre them, and perfourmed it not: for there came wrath vpon Israel for the same cause, therfore came not the nombre in to ye Cronicles of kynge Dauid.
David's several officers.
1 Chronicles 27:25 Ouer the kynges treasures was Asmaueth the sonne of Adiel. And ouer the treasures in the lode, in the cities, vyllages and castels was Ionathan the sonne of Vsia. 1 Chronicles 27:26 Ouer the husbandmen to tyll the londe was Esri the sonne of Chelab. 1 Chronicles 27:27 Ouer the vynyardes was Simei the Ramathite. Ouer the wyne Cellers and treasures of wyne was Sabdi the Siphimite. 1 Chronicles 27:28 Ouer the oyle gardens and Molberytrees in the lowe feldes, was Baal Hanan the Gaderite. Ouer the treasure of the oyle was Ioas. 1 Chronicles 27:29 Ouer ye oxen of the pasture at Saron was Sitari the Saronite. Ouer the oxen in the valleys was Saphath the sonne of Adlai. 1 Chronicles 27:30 Ouer the Camels was Obil the Ismaelite. Ouer the asses was Iehethia the Meronothite. 1 Chronicles 27:31 Ouer the shepe was Iasis the Hagarite. All these were rulers ouer kynge Dauids goodes. 1 Chronicles 27:32 Ionathan Dauids vncle was of the councell a wyse man and a scrybe. And Iehiel, the sonne of Hachmoni was with the kynges children. 1 Chronicles 27:33 Achitophel also was of the kynges councell. Husai the Arachite was the kinges frende. 1 Chronicles 27:34 After Achitophel was Ioiada ye sonne of Benaia and Abiathar. As for Ioab, he was the kynges chefe captayne of warre.