New International Version
He is to share equally in their benefits, even though he has received money from the sale of family possessions.
King James Bible
They shall have like portions to eat, beside that which cometh of the sale of his patrimony.
Darby Bible Translation
they shall have like portions to eat, besides that which he hath sold of his patrimony.
World English Bible
They shall have like portions to eat, besides that which comes of the sale of his patrimony.
Young's Literal Translation
portion as portion they do eat, apart from his sold things, with the fathers.
Deuteronomy 18:8 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The sale of his patrimony - So we find that, though the Levites might have no part of the land by lot, yet they were permitted to make purchases of houses, goods, and cattle, yea, of fields also. See the case of Abiathar, 1 Kings 2:26 (note), and of Jeremiah, Jeremiah 32:7-8 (note).
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
that which cometh of the sale of his patrimony [heb] his sales by the fathers.
LibraryProphets and the Prophet
'When thou art come into the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not learn to do after the abominations of those nations. 10. There shall not be found among you any one that maketh his son or his daughter to pass through the fire, or that useth divination, or an observer of times, or an enchanter, or a witch, 11. Or a charmer, or a consulter with familiar spirits, or a wizard, or a necromancer. 12. For all that do these things are an abomination unto the Lord: and because of these …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Christ's Prophetic Office
Not that Light, but a Witness.
Messiah's Entrance into Jerusalem
"'A tithe of everything from the land, whether grain from the soil or fruit from the trees, belongs to the LORD; it is holy to the LORD.
"I give to the Levites all the tithes in Israel as their inheritance in return for the work they do while serving at the tent of meeting.
he may minister in the name of the LORD his God like all his fellow Levites who serve there in the presence of the LORD.
2 Chronicles 31:4
He ordered the people living in Jerusalem to give the portion due the priests and Levites so they could devote themselves to the Law of the LORD.
At that time men were appointed to be in charge of the storerooms for the contributions, firstfruits and tithes. From the fields around the towns they were to bring into the storerooms the portions required by the Law for the priests and the Levites, for Judah was pleased with the ministering priests and Levites.
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