1 Chronicles 23:24
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English Standard Version
These were the sons of Levi by their fathers’ houses, the heads of fathers’ houses as they were listed according to the number of the names of the individuals from twenty years old and upward who were to do the work for the service of the house of the LORD.

King James Bible
These were the sons of Levi after the house of their fathers; even the chief of the fathers, as they were counted by number of names by their polls, that did the work for the service of the house of the LORD, from the age of twenty years and upward.

American Standard Version
These were the sons of Levi after their fathers houses, even the heads of the fathers houses of those of them that were counted, in the number of names by their polls, who did the work for the service of the house of Jehovah, from twenty years old and upward.

Douay-Rheims Bible
These are the sons of Levi in their kindreds and families, princes by their courses, and the number of every head that did the works of the ministry of the house of the Lord from twenty years old and upward.

English Revised Version
These were the sons of Levi after their fathers' houses, even the heads of the fathers' houses of those of them that were counted, in the number of names by their polls, who did the work for the service of the house of the LORD, from twenty years old and upward.

Webster's Bible Translation
These were the sons of Levi after the house of their fathers; even the chief of the fathers, as they were counted by number of names by their polls, that did the work for the service of the house of the LORD, from the age of twenty years and upward.

1 Chronicles 23:24 Parallel
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Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

Only one son of Jizhar, the brother of Amram, is mentioned, Shelomith as head, after whom the Jizharite father's-house is named.

1 Chronicles 23:24 Parallel Commentaries

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the sons of Levi

Numbers 10:17,21 And the tabernacle was taken down; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari set forward, bearing the tabernacle...

after the house

Numbers 1:4 And with you there shall be a man of every tribe; every one head of the house of his fathers.

Numbers 2:32 These are those which were numbered of the children of Israel by the house of their fathers...

Numbers 3:15,20 Number the children of Levi after the house of their fathers, by their families...

Numbers 4:34-49 And Moses and Aaron and the chief of the congregation numbered the sons of the Kohathites after their families...

by their polls

Numbers 1:4 And with you there shall be a man of every tribe; every one head of the house of his fathers.

Numbers 2:32 These are those which were numbered of the children of Israel by the house of their fathers...

Numbers 3:15,20 Number the children of Levi after the house of their fathers, by their families...

Numbers 4:34-49 And Moses and Aaron and the chief of the congregation numbered the sons of the Kohathites after their families...

by their polls

Numbers 1:2,18,22 Take you the sum of all the congregation of the children of Israel, after their families, by the house of their fathers...

Numbers 3:47 You shall even take five shekels apiece by the poll, after the shekel of the sanctuary shall you take them...

from the age At first David appointed the Levites to serve from thirty years old and upwards; but considering, probably, that the temple which was about to be built, with its courts, chambers, etc., would require a more numerous ministry, he fixed this period, by this subsequent regulation, at twenty years and upwards. In the time of Moses, the age was from thirty years to fifty: here this latter period is not mentioned, probably because the service was not so laborious now; for the ark being fixed, they had no longer any burdens to carry; and therefore even an old man might continue to serve. See the Note on

Numbers 8:24 This is it that belongs to the Levites...

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Numbers 8:24 This is it that belongs to the Levites...

twenty

1 Chronicles 23:3,27 Now the Levites were numbered from the age of thirty years and upward: and their number by their polls, man by man...

Numbers 1:3 From twenty years old and upward, all that are able to go forth to war in Israel: you and Aaron shall number them by their armies.

Numbers 4:3 From thirty years old and upward even until fifty years old, all that enter into the host...

Numbers 8:24 This is it that belongs to the Levites...

Ezra 3:8 Now in the second year of their coming to the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel...

Cross References
Numbers 4:3
from thirty years old up to fifty years old, all who can come on duty, to do the work in the tent of meeting.

Numbers 4:23
From thirty years old up to fifty years old, you shall list them, all who can come to do duty, to do service in the tent of meeting.

Numbers 4:35
from thirty years old up to fifty years old, everyone who could come on duty, for service in the tent of meeting;

Numbers 8:24
"This applies to the Levites: from twenty-five years old and upward they shall come to do duty in the service of the tent of meeting.

Numbers 10:17
And when the tabernacle was taken down, the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari, who carried the tabernacle, set out.

Numbers 10:21
Then the Kohathites set out, carrying the holy things, and the tabernacle was set up before their arrival.

1 Chronicles 23:3
The Levites, thirty years old and upward, were numbered, and the total was 38,000 men.

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