Everything was verified 1 by number and by weight, and the total weight was written down at that time.
Elihoreph and Ahijah, the sons of Shisha, wrote down what happened. 1 Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was in charge of the records.
Joab son of Zeruiah was commanding general of 1 the army; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was secretary;
Joab son of Zeruiah was general in command of 1 the army; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was secretary;
Jokim, the men of Cozeba, and Joash and Saraph, both of whom ruled in Moab and Jashubi Lehem. (This information is from ancient records.) 1
Esther’s command established these matters of Purim, and the matter was officially recorded. 1
King David’s accomplishments, from start to finish, are recorded in the Annals of Samuel the prophet, the Annals of Nathan the prophet, and the Annals of Gad the prophet. 1
A scroll was found in the citadel 1 of Ecbatana which is in the province of Media, and it was inscribed as follows: “Memorandum:
The rest of the events of Jehoshaphat’s reign, from start to finish, are recorded in the Annals of Jehu son of Hanani which are included in Scroll of the Kings of Israel. 1
so that he may initiate a search of the records 1 of his predecessors 2 and discover in those records 3 that this city is rebellious 4 and injurious to both kings and provinces, producing internal revolts 5 from long ago. 6 It is for this very reason that this city was destroyed.
This is the record of the genealogy 1 of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham.
The events of Rehoboam’s reign, from start to finish, are recorded 1 in the Annals of Shemaiah the prophet and of Iddo the seer that include genealogical records.
They summoned the king, so Eliakim son of Hilkiah, the palace supervisor, accompanied by Shebna the scribe and Joah son of Asaph, the secretary, went out to meet them.
Eliakim son of Hilkiah, the palace supervisor, accompanied by Shebna the scribe and Joah son of Asaph, the secretary, went out to meet him.
The rest of the events of Joram’s reign, including a record of his accomplishments, are recorded in the scroll called the Annals of the Kings of Judah. 1
The account of his intervention 1 will be recorded for future generations; people yet to be born will praise the Lord.
They also lived in all the settlements that surrounded these towns as far as Baal. 1 These were their settlements; they kept genealogical records.