1 Chronicles 9:21

And Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was porter of the door of the tabernacle of the congregation.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Zechariah the sonne of Meshelemiah, was porter of the doore of the Tabernacle of the Congregation.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was gatekeeper of the entrance of the tent of meeting.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was porter of the door of the tent of meeting.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Zechariah, the son of Meshelemiah, was keeper of the door of the Tent of meeting.
- Basic English Bible

Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was doorkeeper at the entrance to the tent of meeting.
- Darby Bible

And Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was porter of the door of the tabernacle of the congregation.
- Webster's Bible

Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was porter of the door of the Tent of Meeting.
- World English Bible

Zechariah son of Meshelemiah [is] gatekeeper at the opening of the tent of meeting.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was porter of the door of the tent of meeting.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Chronicles 9:21


9:21 Was - In the time of David, as the following verse sheweth.Porter - Chief porter. The door - Of the door which led out of thepriests court into the tabernacle, in which the ark was placed. Before thetemple was built, they had a mean and moveable tent, which they made use ofin the mean time. They that cannot yet have a temple, let them be thankfulfor a tabernacle, and make the best use of it. Never let God's work be leftundone, for want of a place to do it in.


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