New Living Translation
The Levite agreed to this, and the young man became like one of Micah's sons.
King James Bible
And the Levite was content to dwell with the man; and the young man was unto him as one of his sons.
Darby Bible Translation
And the Levite was content to dwell with the man; and the young man became to him like one of his sons.
World English Bible
The Levite was content to dwell with the man; and the young man was to him as one of his sons.
Young's Literal Translation
And the Levite is willing to dwell with the man, and the young man is to him as one of his sons.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
17:11 Content - Being infected with the common superstition and idolatry of the times. His sons - That is, treated with the same degree of kindness and affection.
"Stay here with me," Micah said, "and you can be a father and priest to me. I will give you ten pieces of silver a year, plus a change of clothes and your food."
So Micah installed the Levite as his personal priest, and he lived in Micah's house.
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