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Bible in Basic English

In order that they may be responsible to him and to all Israel for the care of the Tent of meeting, and to do the work of the House;

New American Standard Bible

"They shall perform the duties for him and for the whole congregation before the tent of meeting, to do the service of the tabernacle.

King James Version

And they shall keep his charge, and the charge of the whole congregation before the tabernacle of the congregation, to do the service of the tabernacle.

Holman Bible

They are to perform duties for him and the entire community before the tent of meeting by attending to the service of the tabernacle.

International Standard Version

They are to take care of his needs and the needs of the whole congregation at the Tent of Meeting by performing duties at the tent.

A Conservative Version

And they shall keep his charge, and the charge of the whole congregation before the tent of meeting, to do the service of the tabernacle.

American Standard Version

And they shall keep his charge, and the charge of the whole congregation before the tent of meeting, to do the service of the tabernacle.

Amplified

And they shall carry out his instructions and the duties connected with the whole assembly before the Tent of Meeting, doing the service of the tabernacle.

Darby Translation

and they shall keep his charge, and the charge of the whole assembly, before the tent of meeting, to do the service of the tabernacle.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And they shall keep his commandment and the commandment of the whole congregation before the tabernacle of the testimony, to minister in the service of the tabernacle.

Julia Smith Translation

And they watched his watches, and the watches of all the assembly before the tent of appointment to do the work of the dwelling.

King James 2000

And they shall perform his duties, and the duties of the whole congregation before the tabernacle of meeting, to do the work of the tabernacle.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They shall observe his duties and the duties of the entire community before the tent of assembly, to do the work of the tabernacle.

Modern King James verseion

And they shall keep his charge and the charge of the whole congregation before the tabernacle of the congregation, to do the service of the tabernacle.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and upon all the multitude - before the tabernacle of witness, to do the service of the habitation.

NET Bible

They are responsible for his needs and the needs of the whole community before the tent of meeting, by attending to the service of the tabernacle.

New Heart English Bible

They shall keep his requirements, and the requirements of the whole congregation before the Tent of Meeting, to do the service of the tabernacle.

The Emphasized Bible

so shall they keep his charge, and the charge of all the assembly, before the tent of meeting, - to do the laborious work of the habitation;

Webster

And they shall keep his charge, and the charge of the whole congregation before the tabernacle of the congregation, to do the service of the tabernacle.

World English Bible

They shall keep his requirements, and the requirements of the whole congregation before the Tent of Meeting, to do the service of the tabernacle.

Youngs Literal Translation

and kept his charge, and the charge of all the company before the tent of meeting, to do the service of the tabernacle;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

משׁמרת 
Mishmereth 
Usage: 78

and the charge
משׁמרת 
Mishmereth 
Usage: 78

עדה 
`edah 
Usage: 149

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

אהל 
'ohel 
Usage: 345

of the congregation
מועדה מעד מועד 
Mow`ed 
Usage: 223

to do
עבד 
`abad 
Usage: 288

the service
עבודה עבדה 
`abodah 
Usage: 146

References

American

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Aaron's Sons

6 Make the tribe of Levi come near, and put them before Aaron the priest, to be his helpers, 7 In order that they may be responsible to him and to all Israel for the care of the Tent of meeting, and to do the work of the House; 8 And they will have the care of all the vessels of the Tent of meeting, and will do for the children of Israel all the necessary work of the House.



Cross References

Numbers 1:50

But to them you are to give the care of the Tent of meeting with its vessels and everything in it: they are to take up the Tent, and be responsible for everything to do with it, and put up their tents round it.

Numbers 8:11

And Aaron is to give the Levites to the Lord as a wave offering from the children of Israel, so that they may do the Lord's work.

Numbers 8:15

After that, the Levites will go in to do whatever has to be done in the Tent of meeting; you are to make them clean and give them as a wave offering.

Numbers 3:32

Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, will be head over all the Levites and overseer of those responsible for the care of the holy place.

Numbers 8:24-26

This is the rule for the Levites: those of twenty-five years old and over are to go in and do the work of the Tent of meeting;

Numbers 31:30

And from the part given to the children of Israel, take one out of every fifty, from the persons, and from the oxen and asses and sheep, and give it to the Levites who have the care of the House of the Lord.

1 Chronicles 23:28-32

Their place was by the side of the sons of Aaron in all the work of the house of the Lord, in the open spaces and in the rooms, in the making clean of all the holy things, in doing all the work of the house of the Lord,

1 Chronicles 26:20

And the Levites their brothers were responsible for the stores of the house of God and the holy things.

1 Chronicles 26:22

The sons of Jehieli: Zetham and Joel, his brother, had the care of the stores of the house of the Lord.

1 Chronicles 26:26

Shelomoth and his brothers were responsible for all the store of holy things which David the king and the heads of families, the captains of thousands and of hundreds, and the captains of the army, had given to the Lord.

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