1 Chronicles 27
The twelve captains for every several month.
1 Chronicles 27:1 The chyldren of Israel: after the nombre of them, the auncient heedes & captaynes of thousandes and hundredes, & their offycers þt serued the kyng by diuerse courses which came in & went out, moneth by moneth, thorow out all þe monethes of the yere. And in euery course were .xxiiii. thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:2 Ouer þe fyrst course for þe fyrst moneth, was Iasoboan þe sonne of Zabdiel. And in his course were .xxiiii. thousand. 1 Chronicles 27:3 And þe chefest of all þe captaynes of þe host for þe fyrst moneth, was of the children of Pharez. 1 Chronicles 27:4 Ouer þe course of þe seconde moneth was Dodai an Ahohite & in his course was Mikloth a ruler: (his helper) And in þt course were .xxiiii. thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:5 The chefe captayne of the thirde host for þe thirde moneth, was Banaiahu the sonne of Iehoiada þe hye preaste: And in his course were .xxiiii. thousand. 1 Chronicles 27:6 This is þt Banaiahu, which was most myghtie amonge .xxx. & aboue .xxx. And in his parte was Amizadad his sonne. 1 Chronicles 27:7 The fourth captayne for the fourth moneth, was Asael the brother of Ioab, and Zabadia his sonne after him. And in his course were .xxiiii. thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:8 The fyfte capytayne for the fyfte moneth was Samhut the Iezrahite: & in hys course were .xxiiii. thousand. 1 Chronicles 27:9 The syxte capytayne for the syxte moneth was Ira the sonne of Ickes a Theckutte: & in hys course were .xxiiii. thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:10 The seuenth captayne for the seuenth moneth, was Helez the Pelonite, of the chyldren of Ephraim & in his course were .xxiiii. thousand. 1 Chronicles 27:11 The eyght captayne for the eyght moneth, was Sibechai an Husathite of þe kynne of Zarhi: & in his course were .xxiiii. thousand. 1 Chronicles 27:12 The nynth capitayne for þe nynth moneth, was Abiezer an Anathothite of þe sonnes of Iemim: and in hys course were .xxiiij. thousand. 1 Chronicles 27:13 The tenth capitayne for the tenth moneth, was Mahari the Netophathite of the Zarahites: and in hys course were .xxiiij. thousande. 1 Chronicles 27:14 The leuenth for the eleuenth moneth, was Banaia the Pirathonite of the chyldren of Ephraim: and in his course were .xxiiii. thousand. 1 Chronicles 27:15 The twelueth captayne for the twelueth moneth, was Heldai the Netophathite wt Othoniel, and in his course were .xxiiii. thousand.
The princes of the twelve tribes.
1 Chronicles 27:16 And the rulers ouer the trybes of Israel were these: Amonge the Rubenites was Eliezer the sonne of Zichri. Among the Simeonites also was Saphatiahu the sonne of Maacha. 1 Chronicles 27:17 Amonge the Leuites: Hasabia the sonne of Kemuel. Amonge the Haromites: Zadock. 1 Chronicles 27:18 Among them of Iuda: Elihu of the brethren of Dauid. Amonge them of Isachar. Omri þe sonne of Michael. 1 Chronicles 27:19 Amonge them of Zabulon: Iesinaiahu þe sonne of Obadiahu. Among them of Nephthali: Ierimoth the sonne of Azriel. 1 Chronicles 27:20 Amonge, the chyldren of Ephraim: Hosea the sonne of Azartahu. In the halfe trybe also of Manasse: Ioel þe sonne of Phedaiahu. 1 Chronicles 27:21 Of þe halfe trybe of Manasse in Gilead: Iido the sonne of Zachariahu. Amonge them of BenIamin: Iaasiel the sonne of Abner. 1 Chronicles 27:22 Amonge them of Dan: Azarel the sonne of Ieroham. These are the Lordes of the trybes of Israel.
The numbering of the people is hindered.
1 Chronicles 27:23 But Dauid toke not the nombre of them vnder .xx. yere: because þe Lord sayd he wold encrease Israel lyke vnto the starres of the skye. 1 Chronicles 27:24 And Ioab the sonne of Zaruia beganne to nombre: but he fynisshed it not, because þt there fell wrath for it against Israel: neither was the nombre put in to the chronycles of kynge Dauid.
David's several officers.
1 Chronicles 27:25 Ouer the kynges treasures was Azmaueth the sonne of Adiel. And ouer the treasures of the feldes, in the cyties & villages & castelles, was Iehonathan, þe sonne of Uziahu. 1 Chronicles 27:26 And ouer the worckmen in the feldes that tylled the ground, was Ezri þe sonne of Chelub. 1 Chronicles 27:27 And the ouersyght of þe vineyardes had Semei þe Ramathite. Ouer the increase also of the vineyardes, & ouer þe winesellers was Sabdi the Hasiphunite. 1 Chronicles 27:28 And ouer the oliuetrees & mulberytrees þt were in the valeyes, was Baal Hanan the Gederite. And ouer þe treasure of oyle, was Ioas: 1 Chronicles 27:29 ouer the oxen that fed in Saron, was Setari the Saronite. And ouer the oxen that were in the valeyes was Saphat þe sonne of Adlai. 1 Chronicles 27:30 Ouer the camelles, Obil the Ismaelyte. And ouer the Asses was Iohadtahu the Meronothite. 1 Chronicles 27:31 Ouer the shepe, was Iazis the Hagerite. All these were the rulers of the substance of kynge Dauid. 1 Chronicles 27:32 And Iehonathan Dauids vncle, a man of councell, and of vnderstondyng was a scrybe, and Ichiel the sonne of Hachmoni was wyth the kynges sonnes enstructinge them. 1 Chronicles 27:33 And Ahitophel was of the kynges counsell. And Husai þe Arachite was the kynges companyon. 1 Chronicles 27:34 And next to Ahitophel was Iehoiada the sonne of Banaiahu, & Abiathar. And the captayne of the kynges warre, was Ioab.