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1 Chronicles 15:15

    1 Chronicles 15:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the children of the Levites bare the ark of God upon their shoulders with the staves thereon, as Moses commanded according to the word of the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the children of the Levites bore the ark of God on their shoulders with the staves thereon, as Moses commanded according to the word of the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the children of the Levites bare the ark of God upon their shoulders with the staves thereon, as Moses commanded according to the word of Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the sons of the Levites took up the ark of God, lifting it by its rods, as the Lord had said to Moses.

    Webster's Revision

    And the children of the Levites bare the ark of God upon their shoulders with the staves thereon, as Moses commanded according to the word of Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    The children of the Levites bore the ark of God on their shoulders with the poles thereon, as Moses commanded according to the word of Yahweh.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the children of the Levites bare the ark of God upon their shoulders with the staves thereon, as Moses commanded according to the word of the LORD.

    Definitions for 1 Chronicles 15:15

    Ark - Box; chest.
    Staves - Rods; clubs.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 15:15

    Upon their shoulders - That is the staves which went through the rings rested on their shoulders, but the ark itself rested on the staves like a sedan on its poles.

    As Moses commanded - See Numbers 4:5, Numbers 4:15.