Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

and that he has brought you near, and all your brothers the sons of Levi with you? and do you seek the priesthood also?

New American Standard Bible

and that He has brought you near, Korah, and all your brothers, sons of Levi, with you? And are you seeking for the priesthood also?

King James Version

And he hath brought thee near to him, and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with thee: and seek ye the priesthood also?

Holman Bible

He has brought you near, and all your fellow Levites who are with you, but you are seeking the priesthood as well.

International Standard Version

He brought you near, along with all of your relatives, the descendants of Levi. Are you also seeking the priesthood?

A Conservative Version

and that he has brought thee near, and all thy brothers the sons of Levi with thee? And ye seek the priesthood also?

American Standard Version

and that he hath brought thee near, and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with thee? and seek ye the priesthood also?

Amplified

and that He has brought you near [to Him], Korah and all your brothers, sons of Levi with you? Would you seek the priesthood also?

Bible in Basic English

Letting you, and all your brothers the sons of Levi, come near to him? and would you now be priests?

Darby Translation

that he has brought thee near, and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with thee; and seek ye now the priesthood also?

Julia Smith Translation

He will bring thee near, and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with thee: and did ye seek also the priesthood?

King James 2000

And he has brought you near to him, and all your brethren the sons of Levi with you: and seek you the priesthood also?

Lexham Expanded Bible

{He has allowed you to approach him}, you with all your brothers, the descendants of Levi, but yet you also seek the priesthood.

Modern King James verseion

And He has brought you near, and all your brothers the sons of Levi with you. And do you seek the priesthood also?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He hath taken thee to him and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with thee, and ye seek the office of the priest also.

NET Bible

He has brought you near and all your brothers, the sons of Levi, with you. Do you now seek the priesthood also?

The Emphasized Bible

But having brought thee near, and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with thee, must ye seek priesthood also?

Webster

And he hath brought thee near to him, and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with thee: and seek ye the priesthood also?

World English Bible

and that he has brought you near, and all your brothers the sons of Levi with you? and do you seek the priesthood also?

Youngs Literal Translation

yea, He doth bring thee near, and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with thee -- and ye have sought also the priesthood!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קרב 
Qarab 
Usage: 280

to him, and all thy brethren
אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

of Levi
לוי 
Leviy 
Usage: 66

with thee and seek
בּקשׁ 
Baqash 
Usage: 225

ye the priesthood
כּהנּה 
K@hunnah 
Usage: 14

Context Readings

Korah, Dathan, And Abiram Rebel

9 Is it a small thing to you, that the God of Israel has separated you from the congregation of Israel, to bring you near to himself, to do the service of the tabernacle of the LORD, and to stand before the congregation to minister to them; 10 and that he has brought you near, and all your brothers the sons of Levi with you? and do you seek the priesthood also? 11 Therefore you and all your company are gathered together against the LORD: and Aaron, what is he that you murmur against him?"


Cross References

Numbers 3:10

And you shall appoint Aaron and his sons, and they shall attend to their priesthood. The stranger who comes near shall be put to death."

Numbers 18:7

You and your sons with you shall keep your priesthood for everything concerning the altar, and for that inside the veil; and you shall serve: I give you the priesthood as a service of gift: and the stranger who comes near shall be put to death."

Proverbs 13:10

Pride only breeds quarrels, but with ones who take advice is wisdom.

Matthew 20:21-22

He said to her, "What do you want?" She said to him, "Command that these, my two sons, may sit, one on your right hand, and one on your left hand, in your Kingdom."

Luke 22:24

There arose also a contention among them, which of them was considered to be greatest.

Romans 12:10

In love of the brothers be tenderly affectionate one to another; outdo one another in showing honor;

Philippians 2:3

doing nothing through rivalry or through conceit, but in humility, each counting others better than himself;

3 John 1:9

I wrote something to the church, but Diotrephes, who loves to be first among them, does not accept what we say.

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