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2017 December 25
Image 1: The Destruction of Jerusalem Under the Babylonian Rule: Nuremberg Chronicle (1493)
Michel Wolgemut (1434-1519), Wilhelm Pleydenwurff (c. 1460 - 1494)
Late Gothic or Northern Renaissance / Dutch and Flemish Renaissance Style (Both Artists)
Online Digital Version, Cambridge Digital Library, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
Image Source: Wikimedia
Image 2: The Captivity is as Barbarous as the Crime (1810s)
Francisco Jose de Goya y Lucientes (1746-1828)
Image Source: Web Gallery of Art
[ Illustration: Today's illustrations depict conditions like those at the beginning of the Babylonian Captivity -- destruction and imprisonment for many. Later, those who returned came back to a ruined land. ]
[ I will again be working through the Scriptures from Genesis to Revelation. I will be adding links, resources, images, and the like, upgrading the former work-through which began with the 2013-10-12 posting which can be found, along with the full Genesis to Revelation postings, in the Archive Page. Postings will be at midnight Eastern Time, as I am able. However, no chapters will be skipped, even though a posting may be late. And all postings will be housed in the Archive Page. ]
Explanation: 1 Chronicles 9 gives the pedigrees of the members of the various tribes who returned to Israel after the Babylonian Captivity. Traditional Patriarchal Timeline. Judges. Judges Period Chronology. Kings of Judah and Israel #1. Kings of Judah and Israel #2].
The first section of chapter 9 lists the main inhabitants who were first to return to the land of Israel after the Babylonian Captivity, especially those who served in the Temple (1-9).
The next section gives the names of the main rulers among the priests (10-13).
Section three gives the names of the main Levites (14-16).
The fourth section gives the names of the porters who served the tabernacle in the early days of the kingdom (17-19).
Section five gives details of the service of the porters in the days of David and Samuel (20-32).
Singers for the Tabernacle and the Temple are the subject of section six (33-34).
Section seven lists the names of the chief men of Gibeon and of Jerusalem, with a particular emphasis on the house of Saul. This emphasis prepares the way for the narrative in the next chapter which opens with the death of Saul (35-44).
[ Sermons: Don Fry. Various. ]
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[ THEMATICALLY AND CHRONOLOGICALLY RELATED SCRIPTURES: 1 Chronicles 9: 1 Chronicles 8:29-40; 1 Samuel 14:49-51; 1 Chronicles 5:18-22; 2 Kings 25:21; Nehemiah 7:1-4].
 Nehemiah 11:4.
 Numbers 26:20; 1 Chronicles 2:3; 1 Chronicles 4:21; Nehemiah 11:5.
 Nehemiah 11:7; 1 Chronicles 5:24; Nehemiah 11:9.
 1 Chronicles 8:27; 1 Chronicles 8:19; 1 Chronicles 8:23; 1 Chronicles 8:27; Nehemiah 11:7-9.
 1 Chronicles 6:12-13; 1 Chronicles 6:7; Nehemiah 11:11; Nehemiah 12:1; Nehemiah 10:2; Nehemiah 12:12; 1 Chronicles 6:13-14.
 Nehemiah 11:12-13; 1 Chronicles 6:35; 1 Chronicles 12:18.
 Nehemiah 11:10-14; 1 Chronicles 7:9.
 Nehemiah 11:15-19.
[15-16] Nehemiah 11:16; 1 Chronicles 6:34; Nehemiah 7:26; 1 Chronicles 2:54.
 Nehemiah 11:18-19; Nehemiah 12:25-26; 1 Chronicles 26:14; 1 Chronicles 26:1; Ezekiel 46:1-2.
 1 Chronicles 26:1; 2 Chronicles 31:2.
 Numbers 3:32; 1 Chronicles 22:11; 1 Chronicles 22:16.
 1 Chronicles 26:12.
 Nehemiah 11:19; Ezra 2:42; 1 Chronicles 26:8-11; 1 Samuel 25:1.
 Nehemiah 12:29.
 Ezra 8:20.
 Exodus 25:6.
 Exodus 30:23-29.
 1 Chronicles 26:2; Ezekiel 4:3; Leviticus 24:5-9.
 Revelation 4:8.
 1 Chronicles 8:28.
 1 Chronicles 8:29-38; 1 Chronicles 6:4; 1 Chronicles 6:50; 1 Chronicles 7:6; 1 Chronicles 8:1; 1 Chronicles 8:39-40.
 Joel 2:23; 1 Chronicles 1:49.
 1 Chronicles 6:4-15; 1 Chronicles 6:50-53.
-- From Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers ]
[ CHRONOLOGY: GENERAL. Patriarchs (Traditional). Judges # 1. Judges # 2. Kings # 1. Kings # 2. Prophets # 1. Prophets # 2. NT # 1. NT # 2. NT # 3. ]
[ MAPS: Maps # 1. Maps # 2. Maps # 3. Maps # 4. Maps # 5. ]
[ COMMENTARIES, ETC: GENERAL: Bible Study Tools; Bible Hub: Study Light; Blue Letter Bible // PSALMS: Monergism: Precept Austin: The Treasury of David; John Gill; John Calvin - Volumes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5]
[ MUSIC: GENERAL: The Cyber Hymnal // PSALMS: Genevan Psalter (Instrumental). VARIOUS ARTISTS: Micha'el Ben David. Sons of Korah. Fernando Ortega. Janet Isaac Morrison. Music of the Bible Revealed - Suzanne Haik-Vantoura. Dr. David Erb. Gregorian Chants. ]
HARMONY OF THE LAW
HEBREW AND GREEK INTERLINEAR BIBLES
1 Chronicles Detailed Outline
1 Chronicles 9
Notes: In the Hebrew Bible 1 & 2 Chronicles are one Book. The author may have been Ezra.
1. The Nation: The Genealogies (1 Chronicles 1:1 - 9:44)
C. The Narrowed Focus: Benjamin from the Time of his Son Bela (Ashbel?) to Hanan after the Exile (1 Chronicles 7:6 - 9:44)
1 So all Israel were reckoned by genealogies; and, behold, they were written in the book of the kings of Israel and Judah, who were carried away to Babylon for their transgression.
2 Now the first inhabitants that dwelt in their possessions in their cities were, the Israelites, the priests, Levites, and the Nethinims.
3 And in Jerusalem dwelt of the children of Judah, and of the children of Benjamin, and of the children of Ephraim, and Manasseh;
4 Uthai the son of Ammihud, the son of Omri, the son of Imri, the son of Bani, of the children of Pharez the son of Judah.
5 And of the Shilonites; Asaiah the firstborn, and his sons.
6 And of the sons of Zerah; Jeuel, and their brethren, six hundred and ninety.
7 And of the sons of Benjamin; Sallu the son of Meshullam, the son of Hodaviah, the son of Hasenuah,
8 And Ibneiah the son of Jeroham, and Elah the son of Uzzi, the son of Michri, and Meshullam the son of Shephathiah, the son of Reuel, the son of Ibnijah;
9 And their brethren, according to their generations, nine hundred and fifty and six. All these men were chief of the fathers in the house of their fathers.
10 And of the priests; Jedaiah, and Jehoiarib, and Jachin,
11 And Azariah the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, the ruler of the house of God;
12 And Adaiah the son of Jeroham, the son of Pashur, the son of Malchijah, and Maasiai the son of Adiel, the son of Jahzerah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Meshillemith, the son of Immer;
13 And their brethren, heads of the house of their fathers, a thousand and seven hundred and threescore; very able men [powerful men of force] for the work of the service of the house of God.
14 And of the Levites; Shemaiah the son of Hasshub, the son of Azrikam, the son of Hashabiah, of the sons of Merari;
15 And Bakbakkar, Heresh, and Galal, and Mattaniah the son of Micah, the son of Zichri, the son of Asaph;
16 And Obadiah the son of Shemaiah, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun, and Berechiah the son of Asa, the son of Elkanah, that dwelt in the villages of the Netophathites.
17 And the porters were, Shallum, and Akkub, and Talmon, and Ahiman, and their brethren: Shallum was the chief;
18 Who hitherto waited in the king's gate eastward: they were porters in the companies of the children of Levi.
19 And Shallum the son of Kore, the son of Ebiasaph, the son of Korah, and his brethren, of the house of his father, the Korahites, were over the work of the service, keepers of the gates of the tabernacle: and their fathers, being over the host of the LORD, were keepers of the entry.
20 And Phinehas the son of Eleazar was the ruler over them in time past, and the LORD was with him.
21 And Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was porter of the door of the tabernacle of the congregation.
22 All these which were chosen to be porters in the gates were two hundred and twelve. These were reckoned by their genealogy in their villages, whom David and Samuel the seer did ordain in their set office.
23 So they and their children had the oversight of the gates of the house of the LORD, namely, the house of the tabernacle, by wards.
24 In four quarters were the porters, toward the east, west, north, and south.
25 And their brethren, which were in their villages, were to come after seven days from time to time with them.
26 For these Levites, the four chief porters, were in their set office, and were over the chambers and treasuries of the house of God.
27 And they lodged round about the house of God, because the charge was upon them, and the opening thereof every morning [morning to morning pertained to them.
28 And certain of them had the charge of the ministering vessels, that they should bring them in and out by tale.
29 Some of them also were appointed to oversee the vessels, and all the instruments of the sanctuary, and the fine flour, and the wine, and the oil, and the frankincense, and the spices.
30 And some of the sons of the priests made the ointment of the spices.
31 And Mattithiah, one of the Levites, who was the firstborn of Shallum the Korahite, had the set office over the things that were made in the pans.
32 And other of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the shewbread, to prepare it every sabbath.
33 And these are the singers, chief of the fathers of the Levites, who remaining in the chambers were free: for they were employed in that work day and night.
34 These chief fathers of the Levites were chief throughout their generations; these dwelt at Jerusalem.
35 And in Gibeon dwelt the father of Gibeon, Jehiel, whose wife's name was Maachah:
36 And his firstborn son Abdon, then Zur, and Kish, and Baal, and Ner, and Nadab,
37 And Gedor, and Ahio, and Zechariah, and Mikloth.
38 And Mikloth begat Shimeam. And they also dwelt with their brethren at Jerusalem, over against their brethren.
39 And Ner begat Kish; and Kish begat Saul; and Saul begat Jonathan, and Malchishua, and Abinadab, and Eshbaal.
40 And the son of Jonathan was Meribbaal: and Meribbaal begat Micah.
41 And the sons of Micah were, Pithon, and Melech, and Tahrea, and Ahaz.
42 And Ahaz begat Jarah; and Jarah begat Alemeth, and Azmaveth, and Zimri; and Zimri begat Moza;
43 And Moza begat Binea; and Rephaiah his son, Eleasah his son, Azel his son.
44 And Azel had six sons, whose names are these, Azrikam, Bocheru, and Ishmael, and Sheariah, and Obadiah, and Hanan: these were the sons of Azel.
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