1 Chronicles 26:13

“And they cast lots, as well the small as the great, according to the house of their fathers, for every gate.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they cast lots as well the small as the great, according to the house of their fathers for euery gate.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They cast lots, the small and the great alike, according to their fathers' households, for every gate.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they cast lots, as well the small as the great, according to their fathers' houses, for every gate.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the families were taken by the decision of the Lord for every door; the small family had the same chance as the great.
- Basic English Bible

And they cast lots, the small as well as the great, according to their fathers' houses, for every gate.
- Darby Bible

And they cast lots, as well the small as the great, according to the house of their fathers, for every gate.
- Webster's Bible

They cast lots, the small as well as the great, according to their fathers' houses, for every gate.
- World English Bible

and they cause to fall lots, as well the small as the great, according to the house of their fathers, for gate and gate.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And they cast lots, as well the small as the great, according to their fathers' houses, for every gate.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Chronicles 26:13


26:13 Cast lots - Determining the times and places of their service notby age or dignity, but merely by lot. Every gate - That it might beknown to whom the care of each gate was more especially committed.


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