New American Standard Bible
Micah then said to him, "Dwell with me and be a father and a priest to me, and I will give you ten pieces of silver a year, a suit of clothes, and your maintenance." So the Levite went in.
King James Bible
And Micah said unto him, Dwell with me, and be unto me a father and a priest, and I will give thee ten shekels of silver by the year, and a suit of apparel, and thy victuals. So the Levite went in.
Darby Bible Translation
And Micah said to him, "Stay with me, and be to me a father and a priest, and I will give you ten pieces of silver a year, and a suit of apparel, and your living."
World English Bible
Micah said to him, "Dwell with me, and be to me a father and a priest, and I will give you ten [pieces] of silver per year, a suit of clothing, and your food." So the Levite went in.
Young's Literal Translation
And Micah saith to him, 'Dwell with me, and be to me for a father and for a priest, and I give to thee ten silverlings for the days, and a suit of garments, and thy sustenance;' and the Levite goeth in.
Judges 17:10 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Ten shekels - About 25 shillings to 26 shillings (see Exodus 38:24).
LibraryLetter xxix. To Marcella.
An explanation of the Hebrew words Ephod bad (1 Sam. ii. 18) and Teraphim (Judges xvii. 5). Written at Rome to Marcella, also at Rome a.d. 384. …
St. Jerome—The Principal Works of St. Jerome
"Now, therefore, it was not you who sent me here, but God; and He has made me a father to Pharaoh and lord of all his household and ruler over all the land of Egypt.
Micah said to him, "Where do you come from?" And he said to him, "I am a Levite from Bethlehem in Judah, and I am going to stay wherever I may find a place."
The Levite agreed to live with the man, and the young man became to him like one of his sons.
They said to him, "Be silent, put your hand over your mouth and come with us, and be to us a father and a priest. Is it better for you to be a priest to the house of one man, or to be priest to a tribe and a family in Israel?"
Jump to PreviousApparel Clothes Clothing Dwell I'll Levite Maintenance Micah Pieces Priest Shekels Silver Silverlings Suit Sustenance Ten Victuals
Jump to NextApparel Clothes Clothing Dwell I'll Levite Maintenance Micah Pieces Priest Shekels Silver Silverlings Suit Sustenance Ten Victuals
LinksJudges 17:10 NIV
Judges 17:10 NLT
Judges 17:10 ESV
Judges 17:10 NASB
Judges 17:10 KJV
Judges 17:10 Bible Apps
Judges 17:10 Biblia Paralela
Judges 17:10 Chinese Bible
Judges 17:10 French Bible
Judges 17:10 German Bible
Judges 17:10 Commentaries