2 Chronicles 31:17
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
as well as the priests who were enrolled genealogically according to their fathers' households, and the Levites from twenty years old and upwards, by their duties and their divisions.

King James Bible
Both to the genealogy of the priests by the house of their fathers, and the Levites from twenty years old and upward, in their charges by their courses;

Darby Bible Translation
both to the priests enregistered according to their fathers' houses, and to the Levites from twenty years old and upward, in their charges, by their divisions;

World English Bible
and those who were reckoned by genealogy of the priests by their fathers' houses, and the Levites from twenty years old and upward, in their offices by their divisions;

Young's Literal Translation
and the genealogy of the priests by the house of their fathers, and of the Levites, from a son of twenty years and upward, in their charges, in their courses;

2 Chronicles 31:17 Parallel
Commentary
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Both to the genealogy of the priests ... - Some prefer: "And as for the list of the priests, it was according to the houses of their fathers, and that of the Levites was from twenty years," etc. The writer states the nature of the lists which guided the officers who made the distributions. Three lists are enumerated one of the priests made out according to families; one of the Levites, including all above 20 years of age (see the marginal reference), and made out according to courses; and a third 2 Chronicles 31:18 of the priestly and Levitical families.

2 Chronicles 31:17 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Tithing
"Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be meat in Mine house, and prove Me now herewith, saith the Lord of hosts, if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it" (Mal. 3:10). Down deep in the heart of every Christian there is undoubtedly the conviction that he ought to tithe. There is an uneasy feeling that this is a duty which has been neglected, or, if you prefer it, a privilege that has not been
Arthur W. Pink—Tithing

Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
1 Chronicles 23:24
These were the sons of Levi according to their fathers' households, even the heads of the fathers' households of those of them who were counted, in the number of names by their census, doing the work for the service of the house of the LORD, from twenty years old and upward.

2 Chronicles 31:18
The genealogical enrollment included all their little children, their wives, their sons and their daughters, for the whole assembly, for they consecrated themselves faithfully in holiness.

Jump to Previous
Charges Courses Distributed Divisions Duties Enrolled Enrollment Families Fathers Genealogical Genealogy House Households Houses Levites Names Offices Priests Reckoned Records Relation Twenty Upward Upwards
Jump to Next
Charges Courses Distributed Divisions Duties Enrolled Enrollment Families Fathers Genealogical Genealogy House Households Houses Levites Names Offices Priests Reckoned Records Relation Twenty Upward Upwards
Links
2 Chronicles 31:17 NIV
2 Chronicles 31:17 NLT
2 Chronicles 31:17 ESV
2 Chronicles 31:17 NASB
2 Chronicles 31:17 KJV

2 Chronicles 31:17 Bible Apps
2 Chronicles 31:17 Biblia Paralela
2 Chronicles 31:17 Chinese Bible
2 Chronicles 31:17 French Bible
2 Chronicles 31:17 German Bible

2 Chronicles 31:17 Commentaries

Bible Hub
2 Chronicles 31:16
Top of Page
Top of Page