1Ch:9:18: Who hitherto waited in the king’s gate eastward: they were porters in the companies of the children of Levi.
1Ch:9:19: And Shallum the son of Kore, the son of Ebiasaph, the son of Korah, and his brethren, of the house of his father, the Korahites, were over the work of the service, keepers of the gates of the tabernacle: and their fathers, being over the host of the LORD, were keepers of the entry.
1Ch:9:20: And Phinehas the son of Eleazar was the ruler over them in time past, and the LORD was with him.
1Ch:9:21: And Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was porter of the door of the tabernacle of the congregation.
1Ch:9:22: All these which were chosen to be porters in the gates were two hundred and twelve. These were reckoned by their genealogy in their villages, whom David and Samuel the seer did ordain in their set office.
1Ch:9:23: So they and their children had the oversight of the gates of the house of the LORD, namely, the house of the tabernacle, by wards.
1Ch:9:24: In four quarters were the porters, toward the east, west, north, and south.
1Ch:9:25: And their brethren, which were in their villages, were to come after seven days from time to time with them.
1Ch:9:26: For these Levites, the four chief porters, were in their set office, and were over the chambers and treasuries of the house of God.
1Ch:9:27: And they lodged round about the house of God, because the charge was upon them, and the opening thereof every morning pertained to them.
1Ch:9:28: And certain of them had the charge of the ministering vessels, that they should bring them in and out by tale.
1Ch:9:29: Some of them also were appointed to oversee the vessels, and all the instruments of the sanctuary, and the fine flour, and the wine, and the oil, and the frankincense, and the spices.
1Ch:9:30: And some of the sons of the priests made the ointment of the spices.
1Ch:9:31: And Mattithiah, one of the Levites, who was the firstborn of Shallum the Korahite, had the set office over the things that were made in the pans.
1Ch:9:32: And other of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the shewbread, to prepare it every sabbath.
1Ch:9:33: And these are the singers, chief of the fathers of the Levites, who remaining in the chambers were free: for they were employed in that work day and night.
1Ch:9:34: These chief fathers of the Levites were chief throughout their generations; these dwelt at Jerusalem.
1Ch:9:35: And in Gibeon dwelt the father of Gibeon, Jehiel, whose wife’s name was Maachah:
1Ch:9:36: And his firstborn son Abdon, then Zur, and Kish, and Baal, and Ner, and Nadab,
1Ch:9:37: And Gedor, and Ahio, and Zechariah, and Mikloth.
1Ch:9:38: And Mikloth begat Shimeam. And they also dwelt with their brethren at Jerusalem, over against their brethren.
1Ch:9:39: And Ner begat Kish; and Kish begat Saul; and Saul begat Jonathan, and Malchi-shua, and Abinadab, and Esh-baal.
1Ch:9:40: And the son of Jonathan was Merib-baal: and Merib-baal begat Micah.
1Ch:9:41: And the sons of Micah were, Pithon, and Melech, and Tahrea, and Ahaz.
1Ch:9:42: And Ahaz begat Jarah; and Jarah begat Alemeth, and Azmaveth, and Zimri; and Zimri begat Moza;
1Ch:9:43: And Moza begat Binea; and Rephaiah his son, Eleasah his son, Azel his son.
1Ch:9:44: And Azel had six sons, whose names are these, Azrikam, Bocheru, and Ishmael, and Sheariah, and Obadiah, and Hanan: these were the sons of Azel.
1Ch:10:1: Now the Philistines fought against Israel; and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines, and fell down slain in mount Gilboa.
1Ch:10:2: And the Philistines followed hard after Saul, and after his sons; and the Philistines slew Jonathan, and Abinadab, and Malchi-shua, the sons of Saul.
1Ch:10:3: And the battle went sore against Saul, and the archers hit him, and he was wounded of the archers.
1Ch:10:4: Then said Saul to his armourbearer, Draw thy sword, and thrust me through therewith; lest these uncircumcised come and abuse me. But his armourbearer would not; for he was sore afraid. So Saul took a sword, and fell upon it.