1 Chronicles 9:32
New International Version
Some of the Kohathites, their fellow Levites, were in charge of preparing for every Sabbath the bread set out on the table.

New Living Translation
And some members of the clan of Kohath were in charge of preparing the bread to be set on the table each Sabbath day.

English Standard Version
Also some of their kinsmen of the Kohathites had charge of the showbread, to prepare it every Sabbath.

Berean Study Bible
Some of their Kohathite brothers were responsible for preparing the rows of the showbread every Sabbath.

King James Bible
And other of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the shewbread, to prepare it every sabbath.

New King James Version
And some of their brethren of the sons of the Kohathites were in charge of preparing the showbread for every Sabbath.

New American Standard Bible
Some of their relatives of the sons of the Kohathites were in charge of the showbread to prepare it every Sabbath.

NASB 1995
Some of their relatives of the sons of the Kohathites were over the showbread to prepare it every sabbath.

NASB 1977
And some of their relatives of the sons of the Kohathites were over the showbread to prepare it every sabbath.

Amplified Bible
Some of their Kohathite relatives were in charge of the showbread to prepare it every Sabbath.

Christian Standard Bible
Some of the Kohathites’ relatives were responsible for preparing the rows of the Bread of the Presence every Sabbath.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Some of the Kohathites’ relatives were responsible for preparing the rows of the bread of the Presence every Sabbath.

American Standard Version
And some of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the showbread, to prepare it every sabbath.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Also some of the sons of Qahath were authorized over their brethren and over the bread of the curtains to prepare a feast on the Sabbath.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Banaias the Caathite, from among their brethren, was set over the shewbread, to prepare it every sabbath.

Contemporary English Version
The Levites from the Kohath clan were in charge of baking the sacred loaves of bread for each Sabbath.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And some of the sons of Caath their brethren, were over the leaves of proposition, to prepare always new for every sabbath.

English Revised Version
And some of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the shewbread, to prepare it every sabbath.

Good News Translation
Members of the clan of Kohath were responsible for preparing the sacred bread for the Temple every Sabbath.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Some of their Kohathite relatives were responsible for setting the bread out in rows every day of worship.

International Standard Version
Some of their Kohathite relatives were responsible to prepare the rows of bread for each Sabbath.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And some of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the showbread, to prepare it every sabbath.

Literal Standard Version
And of the sons of the Kohathite, [some] of their brothers [are] over the bread of the arrangement, to prepare [it] Sabbath by Sabbath.

NET Bible
Some of the Kohathites, their relatives, were in charge of preparing the bread that is displayed each Sabbath.

New Heart English Bible
Some of their brothers, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the show bread, to prepare it every Sabbath.

World English Bible
Some of their brothers, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the show bread, to prepare it every Sabbath.

Young's Literal Translation
And of the sons of the Kohathite, some of their brethren are over the bread of the arrangement, to prepare it sabbath by sabbath.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The People of Jerusalem
31A Levite named Mattithiah, the firstborn son of Shallum the Korahite, was entrusted with baking the bread. 32Some of their Kohathite brothers were responsible for preparing the rows of the showbread every Sabbath. 33Those who were musicians, the heads of Levite families, stayed in the temple chambers and were exempt from other duties because they were on duty day and night.…

Cross References
Matthew 12:4
He entered the house of God, and he and his companions ate the consecrated bread, which was not lawful for them to eat, but only for the priests.

Leviticus 24:5
You are also to take fine flour and bake twelve loaves, using two-tenths of an ephah for each loaf,

Numbers 3:27
From Kohath came the clans of the Amramites, the Izharites, the Hebronites, and the Uzzielites; these were the clans of the Kohathites.


Treasury of Scripture

And other of their brothers, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the show bread, to prepare it every sabbath.

the sons

1 Chronicles 6:33
And these are they that waited with their children. Of the sons of the Kohathites: Heman a singer, the son of Joel, the son of Shemuel,

shewbread [heb] bread of ordering









(32) "Some of the sons of the Kohathites, some of their brethren." The Korahites, to which house Shallum and Mattithiah belonged, were a subdivision of the great clan of Kohath.

The shewbread.--See Leviticus 24:5-9. Here it is called "Bread of the Pile;" another name was "Bread of the Presence."

To prepare it every sabbath.--The Levites had to get it ready for the priests to lay it fresh on the golden table, after removing the old bread, every Sabbath.

Verse 32. - The shewbread (מַעֲרֶכֶת); literally, a pile, and hence applied to the cakes, which were piled in two rows (Leviticus 24:5-8) "on the pure table before the Lord."

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Some of
וּמִן־ (ū·min-)
Conjunctive waw | Preposition
Strong's 4480: A part of, from, out of

their Kohathite
בְּנֵ֧י (bə·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1121: A son

brothers
אֲחֵיהֶ֖ם (’ă·ḥê·hem)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 251: A brother, )

were responsible for
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

preparing
לְהָכִ֖ין (lə·hā·ḵîn)
Preposition-l | Verb - Hifil - Infinitive construct
Strong's 3559: To be erect

the rows
הַֽמַּעֲרָ֑כֶת (ham·ma·‘ă·rā·ḵeṯ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 4635: An arrangement, a pile

of the showbread
לֶ֣חֶם (le·ḥem)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3899: Food, bread, grain

every Sabbath.
שַׁבַּ֥ת (šab·baṯ)
Noun - common singular construct
Strong's 7676: Intermission, the Sabbath


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