Parallel Verses

Webster

And before this, Eliashib the priest, having the oversight of the chamber of the house of our God, was allied to Tobiah:

New American Standard Bible

Now prior to this, Eliashib the priest, who was appointed over the chambers of the house of our God, being related to Tobiah,

King James Version

And before this, Eliashib the priest, having the oversight of the chamber of the house of our God, was allied unto Tobiah:

Holman Bible

Now before this, Eliashib the priest had been put in charge of the storerooms of the house of our God. He was a relative of Tobiah

International Standard Version

Now prior to this, Eliashib the priest, who supervised the store rooms of the Temple of our God and who was related to Tobiah,

A Conservative Version

Now before this, Eliashib the priest, who was appointed over the chambers of the house of our God, being allied to Tobiah,

American Standard Version

Now before this, Eliashib the priest, who was appointed over the chambers of the house of our God, being allied unto Tobiah,

Amplified

Now before this, Eliashib the priest, who was appointed over the chambers of the house of our God, and was related [by marriage] to Tobiah [our adversary],

Bible in Basic English

Now before this, Eliashib the priest, who had been placed over the rooms of the house of our God, being a friend of Tobiah,

Darby Translation

And before this, Eliashib the priest, who had the oversight of the chambers of the house of our God, a kinsman of Tobijah,

Julia Smith Translation

And before this, Eliashib the priest being given over the cells of the house of our God, being near to Tobiah:

King James 2000

And before this, Eliashib the priest, having the oversight of the chamber of the house of our God, was allied unto Tobiah:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Before this, Eliashib the priest who was appointed over the chambers of the house of our God--the one related to Tobiah--

Modern King James verseion

And before this, Eliashib the priest, who was set over the rooms of the house of our God, and who was related to Tobiah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And before this had the Priest Eliashib delivered the chest of the house of our God unto his kinsman Tobiah:

NET Bible

But prior to this time, Eliashib the priest, a relative of Tobiah, had been appointed over the storerooms of the temple of our God.

New Heart English Bible

Now before this, Eliashib the priest, who was appointed over the rooms of the house of our God, being allied to Tobiah,

The Emphasized Bible

Now, before this, Eliashib the priest, who was set over a chamber of the house of God, was allied unto Tobiah;

World English Bible

Now before this, Eliashib the priest, who was appointed over the rooms of the house of our God, being allied to Tobiah,

Youngs Literal Translation

And before this Eliashib the priest, appointed over chambers of the house of our God, is a relation of Tobiah,

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

אלישׁיב 
'Elyashiyb 
Usage: 17

the priest
כּהן 
Kohen 
Usage: 750

נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

of the chamber
לשׁכּה 
Lishkah 
Usage: 47

of the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

of our God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

קרב קרוב 
Qarowb 
Usage: 77

Context Readings

Nehemiah Brings Reform

3 Now it came to pass, when they had heard the law, that they separated from Israel all the mixed multitude. 4 And before this, Eliashib the priest, having the oversight of the chamber of the house of our God, was allied to Tobiah: 5 And he had prepared for him a great chamber, where formerly they laid the meat-offerings, the frankincense, and the vessels, and the tithes of the corn, the new wine, and the oil, which was commanded to be given to the Levites, and the singers, and the porters; and the offerings of the priests.


Cross References

Nehemiah 12:44

And at that time were some appointed over the chambers for the treasures, for the offerings, for the first-fruits, and for the tithes, to gather into them out of the fields of the cities the portions of the law for the priests and Levites: for Judah rejoiced for the priests and for the Levites that waited.

Nehemiah 2:10

When Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, heard of it, it grieved them exceedingly that there had come a man to seek the welfare of the children of Israel.

Nehemiah 6:17-18

Moreover, in those days the nobles of Judah sent many letters to Tobiah, and the letters of Tobiah came to them.

Nehemiah 13:28

And one of the sons of Joiada, the son of Eliashib the high priest, was son-in-law to Sanballat the Horonite: therefore I chased him from me.

Nehemiah 12:10

And Jeshua begat Joiakim, Joiakim also begat Eliashib, and Eliashib begat Joiada,

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