The sum total of the Levites in the holy city was 284.
Some of the Judean divisions of the Levites settled in Benjamin.
When the priests and Levites had purified themselves, they purified the people, the gates, and the wall.
But the Levites must camp around the tabernacle of the testimony, so that the Lord’s anger
After this, the Levites went in to do their work in the tent of meeting before Aaron and before his sons. As the Lord had commanded Moses concerning the Levites, so they did.
I also discovered that the grain offerings for the Levites had not been provided, and that as a result the Levites and the singers who performed this work had all gone off to their fields.
Whenever the tabernacle is to move,
Whatever someone among the Levites might redeem – the sale of a house which is his property in a city – must revert in the jubilee,
So Moses and Aaron and the entire community of the Israelites did this with the Levites. According to all that the Lord commanded Moses concerning the Levites, this is what the Israelites did with them.
“Instruct the Israelites to give
The men worked faithfully. Their supervisors were Jahath and Obadiah (Levites descended from Merari), as well as Zechariah and Meshullam (descendants of Kohath). The Levites, all of whom were skilled musicians,
But the Levites were not numbered among the other Israelites, as the Lord commanded Moses.
You are to assign
And for the redemption of the 273 firstborn males of the Israelites who exceed the number of the Levites,
So Moses took the redemption money
All who were numbered of the Levites, whom Moses, Aaron, and the leaders of Israel numbered by their families and by their clans,
You are to bring the Levites before the tent of meeting and assemble the entire community of the Israelites.