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And his princes gave willingly unto the people, to the priests, and to the Levites: Hilkiah and Zechariah and Jehiel, rulers of the house of God, gave unto the priests for the passover offerings two thousand and six hundred small cattle, and three hundred oxen.
2 Chronicles 29:31
Then Hezekiah said, “
Now that you have consecrated yourselves to the Lord, come near and bring sacrifices and thank offerings to the house of the Lord.” And the assembly brought sacrifices and thank offerings, and all those who were willing brought burnt offerings.
1 Chronicles 29:6
the rulers of the fathers’ households, and the princes of the tribes of Israel, and the commanders of thousands and of hundreds, with the overseers over the king’s work, offered willingly;
All those about them
encouraged them with articles of silver, with gold, with goods, with cattle and with valuables, aside from all that was given as a freewill offering.
Some of the heads of fathers’ households, when they arrived at the house of the Lord which is in Jerusalem, offered willingly for the house of God to
restore it on its foundation.
all the silver and gold which you find in the whole province of Babylon, along with the freewill offering of the people and of the priests, who offered willingly for the house of their God which is in Jerusalem;
weighed out to them the silver, the gold and the utensils, the offering for the house of our God which the king and his counselors and his princes and all Israel present there had offered.
Some from among the heads of fathers’ households gave to the work. The
governor gave to the treasury 1,000 gold drachmas, 50 basins, 530 priests’ garments.
The daughter of Tyre will come with a gift;
rich among the people will seek your favor.
And all those who had believed
were together and had all things in common;
For there was not a needy person among them, for all who were owners of land or houses
would sell them and bring the proceeds of the sales
2 Corinthians 8:12
For if the readiness is present, it is acceptable
according to what a person has, not according to what he does not have.
2 Corinthians 9:7
Each one must do just as he has purposed in his heart, not
grudgingly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
1 Chronicles 9:20
Phinehas the son of Eleazar was ruler over them previously, and the Lord was with him.
1 Chronicles 24:4
Since more chief men were found from the
descendants of Eleazar than the descendants of Ithamar, they divided them thus: there were sixteen heads of fathers’ households of the descendants of Eleazar and eight of the descendants of Ithamar, according to their fathers’ households.
“Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, ‘Because you have sent
letters in your own name to all the people who are in Jerusalem, and to Zephaniah the son of Maaseiah, the priest, and to all the priests, saying,
As they were speaking to the people, the priests and
the captain of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to them,
the captain went along with the officers and proceeded to bring them back without violence (for they were afraid of the people, that they might be stoned).