Nehemiah 12

  1 H3548 Now these are the priests H3881 and the Levites H5927 that went up [H8804]   H2216 with Zerubbabel H1121 the son H7597 of Shealtiel H3442 , and Jeshua H8304 : Seraiah H3414 , Jeremiah H5830 , Ezra,
  2 H568 Amariah H4409 , Malluch H2407 , Hattush,
  3 H7935 Shechaniah H7348 , Rehum H4822 , Meremoth,
  4 H5714 Iddo H1599 , Ginnetho H29 , Abijah,
  5 H4326 Miamin H4573 , Maadiah H1083 , Bilgah,
  6 H8098 Shemaiah H3114 , and Joiarib H3048 , Jedaiah,
  7 H5543 Sallu H5987 , Amok H2518 , Hilkiah H3048 , Jedaiah H7218 . These were the chief H3548 of the priests H251 and of their brethren H3117 in the days H3442 of Jeshua.
  8 H3881 Moreover the Levites H3442 : Jeshua H1131 , Binnui H6934 , Kadmiel H8274 , Sherebiah H3063 , Judah H4983 , and Mattaniah H1960 , which was over the thanksgiving H251 , he and his brethren.
  9 H1229 Also Bakbukiah H6042 and Unni H251 , their brethren H4931 , were over against them in the watches.
  10 H3442 And Jeshua H3205 begat [H8689]   H3113 Joiakim H3113 , Joiakim H3205 also begat [H8689]   H475 Eliashib H475 , and Eliashib H3205 begat [H8689]   H3111 Joiada,
  11 H3111 And Joiada H3205 begat [H8689]   H3129 Jonathan H3129 , and Jonathan H3205 begat [H8689]   H3037 Jaddua.
  12 H3117 And in the days H3113 of Joiakim H3548 were priests H7218 , the chief H1 of the fathers H8304 : of Seraiah H4811 , Meraiah H3414 ; of Jeremiah H2608 , Hananiah;
  13 H5830 Of Ezra H4918 , Meshullam H568 ; of Amariah H3076 , Jehohanan;
  14 H4409 Of Melicu H3129 , Jonathan H7645 ; of Shebaniah H3130 , Joseph;
  15 H2766 Of Harim H5733 , Adna H4812 ; of Meraioth H2517 , Helkai;
  16 H5714 Of Iddo H2148 , Zechariah H1599 ; of Ginnethon H4918 , Meshullam;
  17 H29 Of Abijah H2147 , Zichri H4509 ; of Miniamin H4153 , of Moadiah H6408 , Piltai;
  18 H1083 Of Bilgah H8051 , Shammua H8098 ; of Shemaiah H3083 , Jehonathan;
  19 H3114 And of Joiarib H4982 , Mattenai H3048 ; of Jedaiah H5813 , Uzzi;
  20 H5543 Of Sallai H7040 , Kallai H5987 ; of Amok H5677 , Eber;
  21 H2518 Of Hilkiah H2811 , Hashabiah H3048 ; of Jedaiah H5417 , Nethaneel.
  22 H3881 The Levites H3117 in the days H475 of Eliashib H3111 , Joiada H3110 , and Johanan H3037 , and Jaddua H3789 , were recorded [H8803]   H7218 chief H1 of the fathers H3548 : also the priests H4438 , to the reign H1867 of Darius H6542 the Persian.
  23 H1121 The sons H3878 of Levi H7218 , the chief H1 of the fathers H3789 , were written [H8803]   H5612 in the book H1697 of the chronicles H3117 , even until the days H3110 of Johanan H1121 the son H475 of Eliashib.
  24 H7218 And the chief H3881 of the Levites H2811 : Hashabiah H8274 , Sherebiah H3442 , and Jeshua H1121 the son H6934 of Kadmiel H251 , with their brethren H1984 over against them, to praise [H8763]   H3034 and to give thanks [H8687]   H4687 , according to the commandment H1732 of David H376 the man H430 of God H4929 , ward H5980 over against H4929 ward.
  25 H4983 Mattaniah H1229 , and Bakbukiah H5662 , Obadiah H4918 , Meshullam H2929 , Talmon H6126 , Akkub H7778 , were porters H8104 keeping [H8802]   H4929 the ward H624 at the thresholds H8179 of the gates.
  26 H3117 These were in the days H3113 of Joiakim H1121 the son H3442 of Jeshua H1121 , the son H3136 of Jozadak H3117 , and in the days H5166 of Nehemiah H6346 the governor H5830 , and of Ezra H3548 the priest H5608 , the scribe [H8802]  .
  27 H2598 And at the dedication H2346 of the wall H3389 of Jerusalem H1245 they sought [H8765]   H3881 the Levites H4725 out of all their places H935 , to bring [H8687]   H3389 them to Jerusalem H6213 , to keep [H8800]   H2598 the dedication H8057 with gladness H8426 , both with thanksgivings H7892 , and with singing H4700 , with cymbals H5035 , psalteries H3658 , and with harps.
  28 H1121 And the sons H7891 of the singers [H8789]   H622 gathered themselves together [H8735]   H3603 , both out of the plain country H5439 round about H3389 Jerusalem H2691 , and from the villages H5200 of Netophathi;
  29 H1004 Also from the house H1537 of Gilgal [H8677]   H1019   H7704 , and out of the fields H1387 of Geba H5820 and Azmaveth H7891 : for the singers [H8789]   H1129 had builded [H8804]   H2691 them villages H5439 round about H3389 Jerusalem.
  30 H3548 And the priests H3881 and the Levites H2891 purified [H8691]   H2891 themselves, and purified [H8762]   H5971 the people H8179 , and the gates H2346 , and the wall.
  31 H5927 Then I brought up [H8686]   H8269 the princes H3063 of Judah H2346 upon the wall H5975 , and appointed [H8686]   H8147 two H1419 great H8426 companies of them that gave thanks H8418 , whereof one went H3225 on the right hand H2346 upon the wall H830 toward the dung H8179 gate:
  32 H310 And after H3212 them went [H8799]   H1955 Hoshaiah H2677 , and half H8269 of the princes H3063 of Judah,
  33 H5838 And Azariah H5830 , Ezra H4918 , and Meshullam,
  34 H3063 Judah H1144 , and Benjamin H8098 , and Shemaiah H3414 , and Jeremiah,
  35 H3548 And certain of the priests H1121 ' sons H2689 with trumpets H2148 ; namely, Zechariah H1121 the son H3129 of Jonathan H1121 , the son H8098 of Shemaiah H1121 , the son H4983 of Mattaniah H1121 , the son H4320 of Michaiah H1121 , the son H2139 of Zaccur H1121 , the son H623 of Asaph:
  36 H251 And his brethren H8098 , Shemaiah H5832 , and Azarael H4450 , Milalai H1562 , Gilalai H4597 , Maai H5417 , Nethaneel H3063 , and Judah H2607 , Hanani H7892 , with the musical H3627 instruments H1732 of David H376 the man H430 of God H5830 , and Ezra H5608 the scribe [H8802]   H6440 before them.
  37 H5869 And at the fountain H8179 gate H5927 , which was over against them, they went up [H8804]   H4609 by the stairs H5892 of the city H1732 of David H4608 , at the going up H2346 of the wall H1004 , above the house H1732 of David H4325 , even unto the water H8179 gate H4217 eastward.
  38 H8145 And the other H8426 company of them that gave thanks H1980 went [H8802]   H4136 over against H310 them, and I after H2677 them, and the half H5971 of the people H2346 upon the wall H4026 , from beyond the tower H8574 of the furnaces H7342 even unto the broad H2346 wall;
  39 H8179 And from above the gate H669 of Ephraim H3465 , and above the old H8179 gate H1709 , and above the fish H8179 gate H4026 , and the tower H2606 of Hananeel H4026 , and the tower H3968 of Meah H6629 , even unto the sheep H8179 gate H5975 : and they stood still [H8804]   H4307 in the prison H8179 gate.
  40 H5975 So stood [H8799]   H8147 the two H8426 companies of them that gave thanks H1004 in the house H430 of God H2677 , and I, and the half H5461 of the rulers with me:
  41 H3548 And the priests H471 ; Eliakim H4641 , Maaseiah H4509 , Miniamin H4320 , Michaiah H454 , Elioenai H2148 , Zechariah H2608 , and Hananiah H2689 , with trumpets;
  42 H4641 And Maaseiah H8098 , and Shemaiah H499 , and Eleazar H5813 , and Uzzi H3076 , and Jehohanan H4441 , and Malchijah H5867 , and Elam H5829 , and Ezer H7891 . And the singers [H8789]   H8085 sang loud [H8686]   H3156 , with Jezrahiah H6496 their overseer.
  43 H3117 Also that day H2076 they offered [H8799]   H1419 great H2077 sacrifices H8055 , and rejoiced [H8799]   H430 : for God H8055 had made them rejoice [H8765]   H1419 with great H8057 joy H802 : the wives H3206 also and the children H8055 rejoiced [H8804]   H8057 : so that the joy H3389 of Jerusalem H8085 was heard [H8735]   H7350 even afar off.
  44 H3117 And at that time H582 were some H6485 appointed [H8735]   H5393 over the chambers H214 for the treasures H8641 , for the offerings H7225 , for the firstfruits H4643 , and for the tithes H3664 , to gather [H8800]   H7704 into them out of the fields H5892 of the cities H4521 the portions H8451 of the law H3548 for the priests H3881 and Levites H3063 : for Judah H8057 rejoiced H3548 for the priests H3881 and for the Levites H5975 that waited [H8802]  .
  45 H7891 And both the singers [H8789]   H7778 and the porters H8104 kept [H8799]   H4931 the ward H430 of their God H4931 , and the ward H2893 of the purification H4687 , according to the commandment H1732 of David H8010 , and of Solomon H1121 his son.
  46 H3117 For in the days H1732 of David H623 and Asaph H6924 of old H7218 there were chief H7891 of the singers [H8789]   H7892 , and songs H8416 of praise H3034 and thanksgiving [H8687]   H430 unto God.
  47 H3478 And all Israel H3117 in the days H2216 of Zerubbabel H3117 , and in the days H5166 of Nehemiah H5414 , gave [H8802]   H4521 the portions H7891 of the singers [H8789]   H7778 and the porters H3117 , every day H1697 his portion H6942 : and they sanctified [H8688]   H3881 holy things unto the Levites H3881 ; and the Levites H6942 sanctified [H8688]   H1121 them unto the children H175 of Aaron.