Yet you will die like mortals;
These were his officials: Azariah son of Zadok was the priest.
All the officials and all the people gladly brought their silver and threw it into the chest until it was full.
So the soldiers released the captives and the plunder before the officials and the entire assembly.
Arrange the table, lay out
He went down to the chamber of the royal secretary in the king’s palace and found all the court officials in session there. Elishama
All the officers and warriors, as well as all of King David’s sons, pledged their allegiance to King Solomon.
Indeed, they have taken some of their daughters as wives for themselves and for their sons, so that the holy race
Everyone who did not come within three days would thereby forfeit all his property, in keeping with the counsel of the officials and the elders. Furthermore, he himself would be excluded from the assembly of the exiles.
“When this happens,”
When the king and all his bodyguards
Then the officials said to Baruch, “You and Jeremiah must go and hide. You must not let anyone know where you are.”
Jeremiah answered, “That’s a lie! I am not deserting to the Babylonians.”
The officials were very angry
“On the day of the Lord’s sacrificial meal, I will punish the princes
The king gave this order to Joab, Abishai, and Ittai: “For my sake deal gently with the young man Absalom.” Now the entire army was listening when the king gave all the leaders this order concerning Absalom.
He deported all the residents of Jerusalem, including all the officials and all the soldiers (10,000 people in all). This included all the craftsmen and those who worked with metal. No one was left except for the poorest among the people of the land.
Now when these things had been completed, the leaders approached me and said, “The people of Israel, the priests, and the Levites have not separated themselves from the local residents
Memucan then replied to the king and the officials, “The wrong of Queen Vashti is not against the king alone, but against all the officials and all the people who are throughout all the provinces of King Ahasuerus.
Some time later