Mikloth was the father of Shimeah. They also lived near their relatives in Jerusalem. 1
Mikloth was the father of Shimeam. They also lived near their relatives in Jerusalem. 1
Bakbukiah and Unni, 1 their colleagues, stood opposite them in the services.
Some of the Kohathites, their relatives, were in charge of preparing the bread that is displayed each Sabbath.
They and their relatives, all of them skilled and trained to make music to the Lord, numbered two hundred eighty-eight. 1
These divisions of the gatekeepers, corresponding to their leaders, had assigned responsibilities, like their relatives, as they served in the Lord’s temple.
They assembled their brothers and consecrated themselves. Then they went in to purify the Lord’s temple, just as the king had ordered, in accordance with the word 1 of the Lord.
I will raise up a prophet like you for them from among their fellow Israelites. I will put my words in his mouth and he will speak to them whatever I command.
So Joab and his brother Abishai killed Abner, because he had killed their brother Asahel in Gibeon during the battle.
(Now the priests of the high places did not go up to the altar of the Lord in Jerusalem, but they did eat unleavened cakes among their fellow priests.) 1
Serving beside them were their fellow Levites, the descendants of Merari, led by 1 Ethan, son of Kishi, son of Abdi, son of Malluch,
From Issachar there were 200 leaders and all their relatives at their command – they understood the times and knew what Israel should do. 1
They spent three days feasting 1 there with David, for their relatives had given them provisions.
David told the leaders of the Levites to appoint some of their relatives as musicians; they were to play various instruments, including stringed instruments and cymbals, and to sing loudly and joyfully. 1
So the Levites appointed Heman son of Joel; one of his relatives, Asaph son of Berechiah; one of the descendants of Merari, 1 Ethan son of Kushaiah;