Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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,

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,

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

Usage: 0

ἱερατεύω 
Hierateuo 
Usage: 1

ἔναντι 
Enanti 
Usage: 1

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

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

the order
τάξις 
Taxis 
Usage: 10

of his

Usage: 0

Context Readings

The Prediction Of John The Baptist's Birth

7 They had no children because Elizabeth was barren and because both of them were getting old. 8 When Zechariah was serving with his division of priests in God's presence, 9 he was chosen by lot to go into the sanctuary of the Lord and burn incense, according to the custom of the priests.


Cross References

1 Chronicles 24:19

These were appointed to enter the Temple of the LORD according to their protocols established by their ancestor Aaron, as commanded by the LORD God of Israel.

2 Chronicles 8:14

Following proscriptions laid down by his father David, Solomon appointed divisions of priests for their service as well as descendants of Levi for duties of praise and ministry before the priests consistent with the daily rules. Furthermore, because David, the man of God, had commanded it, Solomon also appointed gatekeepers to serve by divisions at every gate of the Temple.

2 Chronicles 31:2

Hezekiah appointed the priestly divisions and the divisions of the descendants of Levi, each according to their service duties, including both priests and descendants of Levi who offered morning and evening burnt offerings, peace offerings, general ministry, thanksgiving, and praise in the gateways to the LORD's campgrounds.

Luke 1:5

During the reign of King Herod of Judea, there was a priest named Zechariah, who belonged to the priestly order of Abijah. His wife was a descendant of Aaron, and her name was Elizabeth.

Exodus 28:1

"You are to bring your brother Aaron, along with his sons, from among the Israelis so they can serve as priests for me: that is, Aaron and his sons Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.

Exodus 28:41

You are to put them on Aaron your brother, and on his sons with him, and you are to anoint them, ordain them, and consecrate them to serve as my priests.

Exodus 29:1

"This is what you are to do to them in order to consecrate them to serve me as priests: Take a young bull, two rams without blemish,

Exodus 29:9

You are to gird Aaron and his sons with sashes and tie headdresses on them. The priesthood is to belong to them by perpetual ordinance, and you are to ordain Aaron and his sons.

Exodus 29:44

I'll consecrate the Tent of Meeting and the altar, and I'll consecrate Aaron and his sons to serve as my priests.

Exodus 30:30

You are to anoint Aaron and his sons, and you are to consecrate them to serve as my priests.

Numbers 18:7

Now you and your sons with you are to maintain your priestly duties and all matters that concern the altar and what is housed within the veil. You are to perform these services. I'm giving you the priesthood as a gift of service, but any unauthorized person who approaches is to be put to death."

1 Chronicles 24:2

But Nadab and Abihu died before their father did, leaving no sons, so Eleazar and Ithamar became priests.

2 Chronicles 11:14

because the descendants of Levi left their pasture lands and their property to live in Judah and Jerusalem, since Jeroboam and his sons had excluded them from participating in priestly services to the LORD.

2 Chronicles 31:19

Furthermore, with respect to the descendants of Aaron, that is, the priests who lived out in the country away from the cities, or who lived in each and every city, men were designated by name to distribute portions to every male among the priests and to everyone who had been enrolled by genealogy among the descendants of Levi.

Ezra 6:18

Furthermore, they established the priests in their divisions and the descendants of Levi in their positions for the service of God conducted at Jerusalem, as is proscribed in the Book of Moses.

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