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The first fathers of the tribe of Levi, ver. 1 - 3.
The line of the priests from Aaron to the captivity, ver. 4 - 15.
Of some other families, ver. 16 - 30.
The work of the Levites, ver. 31 - 48
Of the priests, ver. 49 - 53.
The cities of the priests and Levites, ver. 54 - 81.
10: The priest's office - So did all the rest, but it is implied that
he did it worthily, he filled his place, and valiantly discharged his
office in Uzziah's time. Solomon built - In Solomon's temple;
so called to distinguish it from the second temple which was built
or in building when these books were written.
44: Ethan - Called also Jeduthun, (1Ch 9:16,2Ch 35:15),
and in the titles of divers psalms.
54: Castles - So called, not only because, walled and well guarded by
the country; but because they and their possessions were in a particular
manner the care of divine providence. As God was their portion, so God
was their protector. And a cottage will be a castle to those that abide
under the shadow of the Almighty. The lot - Or, the first lot.
66: Coasts - Or, of their borders, of their country contained
within its borders.