1 Chronicles 6
The sons of Levi.
1 Chronicles 6:1 The sonnes of Leui: Gerson, Cahath and Merari. 1 Chronicles 6:2 The sonnes of Cahat: Amram, Izahar, Hebron and Oziel. 1 Chronicles 6:3 The children of Amram: Aaron, Moses & Miriam. The sonnes of Aaron: Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar.
The line of the priests unto the captivity.
1 Chronicles 6:4 Eleazar begat Phinehes. Phinehes begat Abisue. 1 Chronicles 6:5 Abisue begat Boki. Boki begat Ozi 1 Chronicles 6:6 Ozi begat Zarahiah. Zarahiah begat Meraioth. 1 Chronicles 6:7 Meraioth begat Amariah. Amariah begat Ahitob. 1 Chronicles 6:8 Ahitob begat Zadoc. Zadoc begat Ahimaaz. 1 Chronicles 6:9 Ahimaaz begat Azariah. Azariah begat Iohanan. 1 Chronicles 6:10 Iohanan begat Azariah whyche mynystred in the temple that Salomon buylt in Ierusalem. 1 Chronicles 6:11 Azariah begat Amariah. Amariah begat Ahitob. 1 Chronicles 6:12 Ahitob begat Zadoc. Zadoc begat Selum. 1 Chronicles 6:13 Selum begat Helkiah. Helkiah begat Azariah. 1 Chronicles 6:14 Azariah begat Saraiah, Saraiah begat Iehozedec 1 Chronicles 6:15 whiche Iehozedec when the Lorde caried awaye Iuda and Ierusalem by the hand of Nabuchodonozor, went wyth them.
The families of Gershom, Kohath, and Merari.
1 Chronicles 6:16 The sonnes of Leui now are these: Gersom, Cahath and Merari. 1 Chronicles 6:17 And these be the names of the sonnes of Gersom: Lobni and Semei. 1 Chronicles 6:18 And the sonnes of Cahath were Amram, Izahar, Hebron and Oziel, 1 Chronicles 6:19 the sonnes of Merari: Moholi and Musi These are the kynreddes of Leui concernynge theyr auncient fathers. 1 Chronicles 6:20 The sonnes of Gersom was Lobni, and hys sonne Iahath, & his sonne Zamah, 1 Chronicles 6:21 and hys sonne Ioah, and his sonne Ado, and his sonne Zerah, and hys sonne Ieathrai. 1 Chronicles 6:22 The sonnes of Cahath: Aminadab and his sonne Careh, and hys sonne Assir, 1 Chronicles 6:23 and hys sonne Elcanah, and hys sonne Abiasaph, and hys sonne Asir, 1 Chronicles 6:24 and Thahath was his sonne, and Vriel hys sonne, and Oziah hys sonne, and Saul was hys sonne. 1 Chronicles 6:25 The sonnes of Elcanah: Amasai, Ahimoth 1 Chronicles 6:26 and Elcanah. The sonnes of Elcanah, Zophai whose sonne was Nahath, 1 Chronicles 6:27 and hys sonne Eliab and Ieroham hys sonne, and Elcanah hys sonne, 1 Chronicles 6:28 and Samuel the sonne of hym. And the sonnes of Samuel: the eldest Vasni and then Abiah. 1 Chronicles 6:29 The sonnes of Merari: Moholi, and his sonne Lobni, and his sonne Semei, and hys sonne Ozah 1 Chronicles 6:30 and hys sonne Samaa, and hys sonne Hagiah, and hys sonne Asaiah. 1 Chronicles 6:31 These be they whyche Dauid set for to singe in the house of the Lorde, after that the Arcke had reste. 1 Chronicles 6:32 And they mynystred before the dwellinge place of the tabernacle of wytnesse wyth syngynge, vntyll Salomon had buylt the temple of the Lorde in Ierusalem. And then they wayted on theyr offyces accordinge to the order of them. 1 Chronicles 6:33 These are they that wayted with theyr children of the sonnes of Cahath: Heman a synger, whyche was the sonne of Ioel, the sonne of Samuel. 1 Chronicles 6:34 The sonne of Elcanah, the sonne of Ieroham, the sonne of Eliel: the sonne of Thoah, 1 Chronicles 6:35 the sonne of Zuph, the sonne of Elcanah, the sonne of Mahath, the sonne of Amasai, 1 Chronicles 6:36 the sonne of Elcanah, the sonne of Ioel, the sonne of Asariah, þe sonne of Zophoniah: 1 Chronicles 6:37 the sonne of Thahath, the sonne of Asir, the sonne of Abiasaph the sonne of Coreh: 1 Chronicles 6:38 the sonne of Izahar, the sonne of Cahath: þe sonne of Leui the sonne of Israel. 1 Chronicles 6:39 And his brother Asaph stode on his ryght hande, whych was the sonne of Barachiah, the sonne of Samaa: 1 Chronicles 6:40 the sonne of Michael the sonne of Baasaiah, the sonne of Melchiah, 1 Chronicles 6:41 þe sonne of Athani, the sonne of Zarah, the sonne of Adaiach: 1 Chronicles 6:42 the sonne of Ethan, the sonne of Zamah, the sonne of Semei: 1 Chronicles 6:43 the sonne of Iahath, the sonne of Gersom, the sonne of Leui. 1 Chronicles 6:44 And theyr brethren the sonnes of Merari stode on the lefte hand: Ethan the sonne of Chusi, the sonne of Abdi, the sonne of Maloch: 1 Chronicles 6:45 the sonne of Hasabiah, the sonne of Amaziah, the sonne of Helkiah: 1 Chronicles 6:46 the sonne of Amazi, þe sonne of Boni, the sonne of Somer: 1 Chronicles 6:47 the sonne of Moholi, the sonne of Musi, the sonne of Merari, the sonne of Leui. 1 Chronicles 6:48 Their brethren the Leuites were apoynted vnto all maner seruyce of the tabernacle of the house of God.
The office of Aaron, and his line unto Ahimaaz.
1 Chronicles 6:49 But Aaron & his sonnes burnt vpon the aulter of burntofferynges and on the aulter of incense, and were apoynted vnto all that was to do in the place moste holy, and to make an attonement for Israel in all poyntes accordinge as Moses the seruaunt of God had commaunded. 1 Chronicles 6:50 These are the sonnes of Aaron: Eleazar, whose sonnes was Phinehes, and hys sonne Abisue: 1 Chronicles 6:51 and his sonne Boki, and the sonne of hym Ozi, and hys sonne Zarahia, 1 Chronicles 6:52 and the sonne of hym Meraioth, and his sonne Amariah, and the sonne of hym Ahitob: 1 Chronicles 6:53 and Zadoc hys sonne, and Ahimaaz his sonne.
The cities of the priests and Levites.
1 Chronicles 6:54 And these are the dwellinge places of them in theyr townes and costes: I meane of the sonnes of Aaron of the kynredde of the Caathites, for so theyr lot fell. 1 Chronicles 6:55 They gaue vnto them Hebron in the lande of Iuda wyth the Suburbes roundeaboute yt. 1 Chronicles 6:56 But the countreye and vyllages pertaynynge therto, they gaue to Caleb the sonne of Iephoneh. 1 Chronicles 6:57 And to the sonnes of Aaron they gaue the Franchesed cytyes, Hebron and Lobnach, wyth theyr Suburbes: and Iathyr and Ethemoa wyth theyr Suburbes: 1 Chronicles 6:58 and Hilen wyth her Suburbes, and Dabir wyth her Suburbes: 1 Chronicles 6:59 and Asan wyth her Suburbes, and Bethsemes wyth her Suburbes. 1 Chronicles 6:60 And out of the trybe of Beniamin Gabee and her Suburbes, Alemath wyth her Suburbes, Anathoth wyth her Suburbes: so that al theyr cytyes amonge theyr kynreddes were .xiij. 1 Chronicles 6:61 And vnto the sonnes of Cahath the remnant of the kynne of the trybe, were cytyes geuen out of the halfe trybe of Manasseh by lote, ten cytyes. 1 Chronicles 6:62 And vnto the sonnes of Gersom amonge theyr kynreddes were geuen out of the trybe of Isacar & out of the trybe of Asser and out of the trybe of Nephthali: and out of the trybe of Manasseh in Basan, thyrtene cytyes. 1 Chronicles 6:63 And vnto the sonnes of Merari were geuen by lot amonge theyr kynreddes out of the trybe of Ruben, and out of the trybe of Gad, and out of the trybe of Zabulon, twelue cytyes. 1 Chronicles 6:64 And the chyldren of Israel gaue the Leuites suche cytyes wyth theyr Suburbes, 1 Chronicles 6:65 & that by Lot, out of the trybe of the chyldren of Iuda and of the trybe of Symeon and out of the trybe of the chyldren of Beniamin: euen the sayde cyties that are rehersed by name. 1 Chronicles 6:66 And concernynge the sonnes of Cahath, the cytyes of theyr coste were of the trybe of Ephraim. 1 Chronicles 6:67 In whych trybe they gaue vnto them the cytyes of Refuge: Sichem in mount Ephraim wyth her Suburbes, and Gaser wyth her Suburbes, 1 Chronicles 6:68 Iecmaam wyth her Suburbes, Bethhoron wyth her Suburbes, 1 Chronicles 6:69 Aialon wyth her Suburbes, and Geth Remon wyth her Suburbes. 1 Chronicles 6:70 And out of the halfe tribe of Manasseh, Aner wyth her Suburbes, and Baalam wyth her Suburbes amonge the kyndredes of the rennant of the sonnes of Cahath. 1 Chronicles 6:71 And vnto the sonnes of Gerson were geuen out of the kyndrede of the halfe trybe of Manasseh: Golon in Basan wyth her Suburbes and Astharoth wyth her Suburbes. 1 Chronicles 6:72 And out of the trybe of Isacar, Kedes wyth her Suburbes, Daberath wyth her Suburbes, 1 Chronicles 6:73 Ramoth with her Suburbes and Anem with her Suburbes. 1 Chronicles 6:74 And out of Asser, Masal wyth her Suburbes, Abdon with her Suburbes, 1 Chronicles 6:75 Hukok with her Suburbes & Rohob wyth her Suburbes. 1 Chronicles 6:76 And out of the trybe of Nephthali, Kedes in Galilea wyth her Suburbes, Hamon wyth her Suburbes, and Kariathiarim wyth her Suburbes. 1 Chronicles 6:77 And vnto the rest of the children of Merari were geuen out of the trybe of Zabulon, Remono with her suburbes & Thabor wyth her suburbes. 1 Chronicles 6:78 And on the other syde Iordan by Iericho euen on the east syde of Iordan were geuen them out of the trybe of Ruben: Bozor in the wildernesse wyth her suburbes Iahezah with her suburbes, 1 Chronicles 6:79 Rademoth with her suburbes. Mephath with her suburbes. 1 Chronicles 6:80 And out of the trybe of Gad, Ramoth in Gallad wyth her suburbes, Mahanaim with her suburbes, 1 Chronicles 6:81 Hesebon wyth her suburbes, and Iezer wyth her suburbes.