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1 Chronicles 24:3

    1 Chronicles 24:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And David distributed them, both Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, according to their offices in their service.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And David distributed them, both Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, according to their offices in their service.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And David with Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, divided them according to their ordering in their service.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And David, with Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, made distribution of them into their positions for their work.

    Webster's Revision

    And David with Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, divided them according to their ordering in their service.

    World English Bible

    David with Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, divided them according to their ordering in their service.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And David with Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, divided them according to their ordering in their service.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 24:3

    And Ahimelech - Ahimelech is put here for Abiathar, who was high priest in the days of David. Abiathar had also the name of Ahimelech, as well as his father. See Calmet.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Chronicles 24:3

    Zadok and Ahimelech (rather Abiathar, see 1 Chronicles 24:6) assisted David in drawing up the priestly courses, as the "captains of the host" assisted him in making the divisions of the singers 1 Chronicles 25:1.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Chronicles 24:3

    24:3 Distributed - Allotting to each of them several times, wherein they should by turns have the government of holy ministrations.