This is the service of the families of Gershonites, as they serve
He gave him
and at the age of fifty years they must retire from performing the work and may no longer work.
Bakbukiah and Unni,
Yet they will become his subjects, so they can experience how serving me differs from serving the surrounding nations.”
And there are different ministries, but the same Lord.
He gave him the regulations
This is the service of the families of the Merarites, their entire service concerning the tent of meeting, under the authority of Ithamar son of Aaron the priest.”
See, I have given the Levites all the tithes in Israel for an inheritance, for their service which they perform – the service of the tent of meeting.
So the Levites no longer need to carry the tabernacle or any of the items used in its service.”
He appointed the priests to fulfill their duties and encouraged them to carry out their service in the Lord’s temple.
Preparations were made,
They appointed the priests by their divisions and the Levites by their divisions over the worship of God at Jerusalem,
“Receive these gifts
They performed the service of their God and the service of purification, along with the singers and gatekeepers, according to the commandment of David and
Their job was to help Aaron’s descendants in the service of the Lord’s temple. They were to take care of the courtyards, the rooms, ceremonial purification of all holy items, and other jobs related to the service of God’s temple.
They made their lives bitter
He gave two carts and four oxen to the Gershonites, as their service required;