Each day there were six Levites posted on the east, four on the north, and four on the south. At the storehouses they were posted in pairs.
supervised the laborers and all the foremen on their various jobs.
Stand in the sanctuary and, together with the Levites, represent the family divisions of your countrymen.
“‘But the Levites who went far from me, straying off from me after their idols when Israel went astray, will be responsible for
The property of the Levites and of the city will be in the middle of that which belongs to the prince. The portion between the border of Judah and the border of Benjamin will be for the prince.
He told them: “You are the leaders of the Levites’ families. You and your relatives must consecrate yourselves and bring the ark of the Lord God of Israel up to the place I have prepared for it.
Afterward they made preparations for themselves and for the priests, because the priests, the descendants of Aaron, were offering burnt sacrifices and fat portions until evening. The Levites made preparations for themselves and for the priests, the descendants of Aaron.
he serves to this day at the King’s Gate on the east. These were the gatekeepers from the camp of the descendants of Levi.
As they approached
He made for himself a large storeroom where previously they had been keeping
I gave instructions
could my covenant with my servant David and my covenant with the Levites ever be broken. So David will by all means always have a descendant to occupy his throne as king and the Levites will by all means always have priests who will minister before me.
In the second year after they had come to the temple of God in Jerusalem,
“You are to speak to the Levites, and you must tell them, ‘When you receive from the Israelites the tithe that I have given you from them as your inheritance, then you are to offer up
From the Israelites’ half-share you are to take one portion out of fifty of the people, the cattle, the donkeys, and the sheep – from every kind of animal – and you are to give them to the Levites, who are responsible for the care of the Lord’s tabernacle.”
From the Israelites’ share Moses took one of every fifty people and animals and gave them to the Levites who were responsible for the care of the Lord’s tabernacle, just as the Lord commanded Moses.
Now from these towns that you will give to the Levites you must select six towns of refuge to which a person who has killed someone may flee.
You shall rejoice in the presence of the Lord your God, along with your sons, daughters, male and female servants, and the Levites in your villages
When you finish tithing all