1 Chronicles 23:4

“Of which, twenty and four thousand were to set forward the work of the house of the LORD; and six thousand were officers and judges:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Of which, twentie and foure thousand were to set forward the work of the house of the Lord: and sixe thousand were Officers and Iudges.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Of these, 24,000 were to oversee the work of the house of the LORD; and 6,000 {were} officers and judges,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Of these, twenty and four thousand were to oversee the work of the house of Jehovah; and six thousand were officers and judges;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Of these, twenty-four thousand were to be overseers of the work of the house of the Lord, and six thousand were judges and men of authority;
- Basic English Bible

Of these, twenty-four thousand were to preside over the work of the house of Jehovah; and six thousand were officers and judges;
- Darby Bible

Of which, twenty and four thousand were to oversee the work of the house of the LORD; and six thousand were officers and judges:
- Webster's Bible

David said, "Of these, twenty-four thousand were to oversee the work of the house of Yahweh; six thousand were officers and judges;
- World English Bible

Of these to preside over the work of the house of Jehovah [are] twenty and four thousand, and officers and judges six thousand,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Of these, twenty and four thousand were to oversee the work of the house of the LORD; and six thousand were officers and judges;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Chronicles 23:4


23:4 Officers - To take care that all the work of the temple aboutsacrifices should be punctually performed, either by themselves or others:which they were not to do all at once, but by courses, a thousand at a time.Judges - Not in the affairs of the temple; there the priests presided;but in several parts of the kingdom, where they assisted the princes andelders of every tribe, in the administration of justice.


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