Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Now it happened that while he was performing his priestly service before God in the appointed order of his division,

King James Version

And it came to pass, that while he executed the priest's office before God in the order of his course,

Holman Bible

When his division was on duty and he was serving as priest before God,

International Standard Version

When Zechariah was serving with his division of priests in God's presence,

A Conservative Version

But it came to pass during his service as a priest in the course of his division in the presence of God,

American Standard Version

Now it came to pass, while he executed the priest's office before God in the order of his course,

Amplified

Now while on duty, serving as priest before God in the order of his division,

An Understandable Version

Now it happened that when Zacharias' turn came in his division,

Anderson New Testament

It came to pass, while he was officiating as priest before God, in the order of his class, that,

Bible in Basic English

Now it came about that in his turn he was acting as priest before God,

Common New Testament

Now while he was serving as priest before God when his division was on duty,

Daniel Mace New Testament

now Zachary was to officiate in divine service, in the order of his family,

Darby Translation

And it came to pass, as he fulfilled his priestly service before God in the order of his course,

Godbey New Testament

And it came to pass, while he was officiating in the order of his course before God,

Goodspeed New Testament

Once when he was acting as priest before God, when his division was on duty,

John Wesley New Testament

And while he executed the priest's office before God,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And it came to pass that while he executed the priest's office before God in the order of his course,

Julia Smith Translation

And it was in his being priest, in the arranging of the daily order before God,

King James 2000

And it came to pass, that while he executed the priest's office before God in the order of his course,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And it happened that [while] he was serving as priest before God in the order of his division,

Modern King James verseion

And it happened in his serving in the order of his course, before God,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And it came to pass, as he executed the priest's office before God as his course came,

Moffatt New Testament

Now while he was officiating before God in the due course of his division,

Montgomery New Testament

Now while Zachariah was acting as priest before God in the due course of his class, it fell to his lot, according to the custom of priesthood,

NET Bible

Now while Zechariah was serving as priest before God when his division was on duty,

New Heart English Bible

Now it happened, while he was performing the priest's office before God in the order of his division,

New simplified Bible

He faithfully executed the priest's duties before God.

Noyes New Testament

And it came to pass, that, while he was serving as priest before God in the order of his course,

Sawyer New Testament

And when he was performing the priest's office in the order of his class before God, it fell to his lot,

The Emphasized Bible

But it came to pass, as he was doing priestly service in the order of his daily course, before God,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And it came to pass, as he discharged his priestly office in the order of his periodical ministration before God,

Twentieth Century New Testament

One day, when Zechariah was officiating as priest before God, during the turn of his Division,

Webster

And it came to pass, that, while he executed the priests' office before God in the order of his course,

Weymouth New Testament

Now while he was doing priestly duty before God in the prescribed course of his class,

Williams New Testament

Once when he was acting as priest before God, when his division was on duty, it fell to his lot,

World English Bible

Now it happened, while he executed the priest's office before God in the order of his division,

Worrell New Testament

Now it came to pass, that, while he was doing priestly service in the order of his course before God,

Worsley New Testament

And it came to pass, while he was in the order of his course performing the priest's office before God,

Youngs Literal Translation

And it came to pass, in his acting as priest, in the order of his course before God,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
δέ 
De 
but , and , now , then , also , yet , yea , so , moreover , nevertheless , for , even , , not tr
Usage: 2184

it came to pass
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be , come to pass , be made , be done , come , become , God forbid , arise , have , be fulfilled , be married to , be preferred , not tr , , vr done
Usage: 531

ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128

he

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

ἱερατεύω 
Hierateuo 
Usage: 1

ἔναντι 
Enanti 
Usage: 1

God
θεός 
theos 
God , god , godly , God-ward ,
Usage: 1151

in
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128

the order
τάξις 
Taxis 
Usage: 10

of his

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

Context Readings

The Prediction Of John The Baptist's Birth

7 But they had no child, because Elizabeth was barren, and they were both advanced in years. 8 Now it happened that while he was performing his priestly service before God in the appointed order of his division, 9 according to the custom of the priestly office, he was chosen by lot to enter the temple of the Lord and burn incense.


Cross References

1 Chronicles 24:19

These were their offices for their ministry when they came in to the house of the LORD according to the ordinance given to them through Aaron their father, just as the LORD God of Israel had commanded him.

2 Chronicles 8:14

Now according to the ordinance of his father David, he appointed the divisions of the priests for their service, and the Levites for their duties of praise and ministering before the priests according to the daily rule, and the gatekeepers by their divisions at every gate; for David the man of God had so commanded.

2 Chronicles 31:2

And Hezekiah appointed the divisions of the priests and the Levites by their divisions, each according to his service, both the priests and the Levites, for burnt offerings and for peace offerings, to minister and to give thanks and to praise in the gates of the camp of the LORD.

Luke 1:5

In the days of Herod, king of Judea, there was a priest named Zacharias, of the division of Abijah; and he had a wife from the daughters of Aaron, and her name was Elizabeth.

Exodus 28:1

"Then bring near to yourself Aaron your brother, and his sons with him, from among the sons of Israel, to minister as priest to Me--Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar, Aaron's sons.

Exodus 28:41

"You shall put them on Aaron your brother and on his sons with him; and you shall anoint them and ordain them and consecrate them, that they may serve Me as priests.

Exodus 29:1

"Now this is what you shall do to them to consecrate them to minister as priests to Me: take one young bull and two rams without blemish,

Exodus 29:9

"You shall gird them with sashes, Aaron and his sons, and bind caps on them, and they shall have the priesthood by a perpetual statute So you shall ordain Aaron and his sons.

Exodus 29:44

"I will consecrate the tent of meeting and the altar; I will also consecrate Aaron and his sons to minister as priests to Me.

Exodus 30:30

"You shall anoint Aaron and his sons, and consecrate them, that they may minister as priests to Me.

Numbers 18:7

"But you and your sons with you shall attend to your priesthood for everything concerning the altar and inside the veil, and you are to perform service I am giving you the priesthood as a bestowed service, but the outsider who comes near shall be put to death."

1 Chronicles 24:2

But Nadab and Abihu died before their father and had no sons. So Eleazar and Ithamar served as priests.

2 Chronicles 11:14

For the Levites left their pasture lands and their property and came to Judah and Jerusalem, for Jeroboam and his sons had excluded them from serving as priests to the LORD.

2 Chronicles 31:19

Also for the sons of Aaron the priests who were in the pasture lands of their cities, or in each and every city, there were men who were designated by name to distribute portions to every male among the priests and to everyone genealogically enrolled among the Levites.

Ezra 6:18

Then they appointed the priests to their divisions and the Levites in their orders for the service of God in Jerusalem, as it is written in the book of Moses.



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