Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

These searched among their ancestral registration, but it could not be located; therefore they were considered unclean and excluded from the priesthood.

King James Version

These sought their register among those that were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found: therefore were they, as polluted, put from the priesthood.

Holman Bible

These searched for their entries in the genealogical records, but they could not be found, so they were disqualified from the priesthood.

International Standard Version

These people searched for their ancestral records, but they couldn't be located. Accordingly, they were considered disqualified from the priesthood.

A Conservative Version

These sought their registration [among] those who were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found. Therefore they were deemed polluted and put from the priesthood.

American Standard Version

These sought their register among those that were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found: therefore were they deemed polluted and put from the priesthood.

Amplified

These men searched for their ancestral registration among those recorded in the genealogies, but it was not located; so they were excluded from the priesthood as [ceremonially] unclean.

Bible in Basic English

They made search for their record among the lists of families, but their names were nowhere to be seen, so they were looked on as unclean and no longer priests.

Darby Translation

These sought their genealogical register, but it was not found; therefore were they, as polluted, removed from the priesthood.

Julia Smith Translation

These sought their writing of those being enrolled, and it was not found: and they will be defiled from the priesthood.

King James 2000

These sought their registration among those that were enrolled by genealogy, but it was not found: therefore were they, as defiled, put from the priesthood.

Lexham Expanded Bible

These sought their record among those enrolled in the genealogy, but it was not found there, so they were excluded as unclean from the priesthood.

Modern King James verseion

These sought their register among those who were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found. Therefore they were put out, as defiled from the priesthood.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

These sought the register of their generation, and when they found it not, they were put from the priesthood.

NET Bible

They searched for their records in the genealogical materials, but none were found. They were therefore excluded from the priesthood.

New Heart English Bible

These searched for their genealogical records, but couldn't find them. Therefore were they deemed polluted and put from the priesthood.

The Emphasized Bible

These, sought their writing wherein they were registered, but it was not found, - so they were desecrated out of the priesthood;

Webster

These sought their register among those that were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found: therefore were they, as polluted, put from the priesthood.

World English Bible

These sought their register [among] those who were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found: therefore were they deemed polluted and put from the priesthood.

Youngs Literal Translation

These have sought their register among those reckoning themselves by genealogy, and it hath not been found, and they are redeemed from the priesthood,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
כּתב 
Kathab 
Usage: 17

but it was not found
מצא 
Matsa' 
Usage: 455

גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 11

Context Readings

Lists Of The Exiles Who Returned

63 Of the priests: the sons of Hobaiah, the sons of Hakkoz, the sons of Barzillai, who took a wife of the daughters of Barzillai, the Gileadite, and was named after them. 64 These searched among their ancestral registration, but it could not be located; therefore they were considered unclean and excluded from the priesthood. 65 The governor said to them that they should not eat from the most holy things until a priest arose with Urim and Thummim.



Cross References

Leviticus 4:3

if the anointed priest sins so as to bring guilt on the people, then let him offer to the Lord a bull without defect as a sin offering for the sin he has committed.

1 Chronicles 9:1

So all Israel was enrolled by genealogies; and behold, they are written in the Book of the Kings of Israel. And Judah was carried away into exile to Babylon for their unfaithfulness.

Nehemiah 7:5

Then my God put it into my heart to assemble the nobles, the officials and the people to be enrolled by genealogies. Then I found the book of the genealogy of those who came up first in which I found the following record:

Nehemiah 13:29

Remember them, O my God, because they have defiled the priesthood and the covenant of the priesthood and the Levites.

Matthew 22:11-13

“But when the king came in to look over the dinner guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed in wedding clothes,

Matthew 25:11-12

Later the other virgins also came, saying, ‘Lord, lord, open up for us.’

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