1 Chronicles 27
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1 Chronicles 27
And the children of Yisra`el, according to their number, the heads of fathers` houses, and the commanders of thousands and hundreds and their officers, served the sovereign in all matters of the divisions which came in and went out month by month throughout all the months of the year, each division having twenty-four thousand.
Over the first division for the first month was Yashob'am son of Zabdi'el, and in his division were twenty-four thousand;
of the sons of Perets, and the chief of all the commanders of the army for the first month.
And over the division of the second month was Dodai an Ahohite, and of his division Miqloth also was the leader, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
The third commander of the army for the third month was Benayahu, son of Yehoyada the priest, who was chief, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
This was the Benayahu who was mighty among the thirty, and was over the thirty, and in his division was Ammizabad his son.
The fourth for the fourth month was Asah'el the brother of Yo'ab, and Zebadyah his son after him, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
The fifth for the fifth month was Shamhuth the Yizrahite, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
The sixth for the sixth month was Ira son of Iqqesh the Teqowite, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
The seventh for the seventh month was Helets the Pelonite, of the children of Ephrayim, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
The eighth for the eighth month was Sibbekai the Hushathite, of the Zarhites, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
The ninth for the ninth month was Abi'ezer the Anathothite, of the Binyamites, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
The tenth for the tenth month was Maharai the Netophathite, of the Zarhites, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
The eleventh for the eleventh month was Benayah the Pirathonite, of the children of Ephrayim, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
The twelfth for the twelfth month was Heldai the Netophathite, of Othni'el, and in his division were twenty-four thousand.
Officers of the Tribes...
And over the tribes of Yisra`el: the chief officer over Re`uben: Eli`ezer son of Zikri; over Shim`on: Shephatyahu son of Ma`akah;
Lewi: Hashabyah son of Qemu'el; over Aharon: Tsadoq;
Yehudah: Elihu, one of Dawid's brothers; Yissaskar: Omri son of Mika'el;
Zebulun: Yishmayahu son of Obadyahu; Naphtali: Yerimoth son of Azri'el;
the children of Ephrayim: Hoshea son of Azazyahu; the half-tribe of Menashsheh: Yo'el son of Pedayahu;
the half-tribe of Menashsheh in Gil'ad: Iddo son of Zekaryahu; Binyamin: Ya'asi'el son of Abner;
Dan: Azar'el son of Yeroham. These were the rulers of the tribes of Yisra'el.
But Dawid did not take the number of those twenty years old and under, because YHWH had said He would increase Yisra'el like the stars of the heavens.
Yo'ab son of Tseruyah began a census, but he did not finish, for wrath came upon Yisra'el because of this census; nor was the number recorded in the account of the annals of Sovereign Dawid.
The King`s Overseers...
And Azmaweth son of Adi`el was over the sovereign`s treasuries. And Yehonathan son of Uzziyahu was over the storehouses in the field, in the cities, and in the villages, and in the watchtowers.
And Ezri son of Kelub was over those who did the work of the field for tilling the ground.
And Shim'i the Ramathite was over the vineyards, and Zabdi the Shiphmite was over the increase of the vineyards for the wine cellars.
And Ba'al-Hanan the Gederite was over the olive trees and the sycamore trees that were in the low country, and Yo'ash was over the oil-stores.
And Shitrai the Sharonite was over the herds that fed in Sharon, and Shaphat son of Adlai was over the herds that were in the valleys.
And Obil the Yishma'elite was over the camels, and Yehdeyahu the Meronothite was over the donkeys,
and Yaziz the Hagrite was over the flocks. All of these were heads over the property of Sovereign Dawid.
Also Yehonathan, Dawid's uncle, was a counsellor, a wise man and a scribe. And Yehi'el son of Hakmoni was with the sovereign's sons.
And Ahithophel was the sovereign's counsellor, and Hushai the Arkite was the sovereign's companion.
And after Ahithophel was Yehoyada son of Benayahu, then Ebyathar. And the chief of the sovereign's army was Yo'ab.
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