The Sons of Benjamin – Nehemiah 11

Nehemiah 11:1 And the rulers of the people dwelt at Jerusalem:  the rest of the people also cast lots, to bring one of ten to  dwell in Jerusalem the holy city, and nine parts to dwell in  other cities. 

Nehemiah 11:2 And the people blessed all the men,  that willingly offered themselves to dwell at Jerusalem.  

Nehemiah 11:3 Now these are the chief of the province that  dwelt in Jerusalem: but in the cities of Judah dwelt every  one in his possession in their cities, to wit, Israel, the  priests, and the Levites, and the Nethinims, and the children  of Solomon’s servants. 

Nehemiah 11:4 And at Jerusalem dwelt  certain of the children of Judah, and of the children of  Benjamin. Of the children of Judah; Athaiah the son of  Uzziah, the son of Zechariah, the son of Amariah, the son of  Shephatiah, the son of Mahalaleel, of the children of Perez;  

Nehemiah 11:5 And Maaseiah the son of Baruch, the son of Colhozeh,  the son of Hazaiah, the son of Adaiah, the son of  Joiarib, the son of Zechariah, the son of Shiloni. 

Nehemiah 11:6 All  the sons of Perez that dwelt at Jerusalem were four  hundred threescore and eight valiant men. 

Nehemiah 11:7 And these  are the sons of Benjamin; Sallu the son of Meshullam, the  son of Joed, the son of Pedaiah, the son of Kolaiah, the son  of Maaseiah, the son of Ithiel, the son of Jesaiah. 

Nehemiah 11:8  And after him Gabbai, Sallai, nine hundred twenty and  eight. 

Nehemiah 11:9 And Joel the son of Zichri was their  overseer: and Judah the son of Senuah was second over  the city. 

Nehemiah 11:10 Of the priests: Jedaiah the son of Joiarib,  Jachin. 

Nehemiah 11:11 Seraiah the son of Hilkiah, the son of  Meshullam, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son  of Ahitub, was the ruler of the house of God. 

Nehemiah 11:12 And  their brethren that did the work of the house were eight  hundred twenty and two: and Adaiah the son of Jeroham,  the son of Pelaliah, the son of Amzi, the son of Zechariah,  the son of Pashur, the son of Malchiah, 

Nehemiah 11:13 And his  brethren, chief of the fathers, two hundred forty and two:  and Amashai the son of Azareel, the son of Ahasai, the son  of Meshillemoth, the son of Immer, 

Nehemiah 11:14 And their  brethren, mighty men of valour, an hundred twenty and  eight: and their overseer was Zabdiel, the son of one of  the great men. 

Nehemiah 11:15 Also of the Levites: Shemaiah the  son of Hashub, the son of Azrikam, the son of Hashabiah,  the son of Bunni; 

Nehemiah 11:16 And Shabbethai and Jozabad, of  the chief of the Levites, had the oversight of the outward  business of the house of God. 

Nehemiah 11:17 And Mattaniah the  son of Micha, the son of Zabdi, the son of Asaph, was the  principal to begin the thanksgiving in prayer: and  Bakbukiah the second among his brethren, and Abda the  son of Shammua, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun.  

Nehemiah 11:18 All the Levites in the holy city were two hundred  fourscore and four. 

Nehemiah 11:19 Moreover the porters, Akkub,  Talmon, and their brethren that kept the gates, were an  hundred seventy and two.  

Nehemiah 11:20 And the residue of Israel, of the priests, and the  Levites, were in all the cities of Judah, every one in his  inheritance. 

Nehemiah 11:21 But the Nethinims dwelt in Ophel: and  Ziha and Gispa were over the Nethinims. 

Nehemiah 11:22 The  overseer also of the Levites at Jerusalem was Uzzi the son  of Bani, the son of Hashabiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son  of Micha. Of the sons of Asaph, the singers were over the  business of the house of God. 

Nehemiah 11:23 For it was the  king’s commandment concerning them, that a certain  portion should be for the singers, due for every day.  

Nehemiah 11:24 And Pethahiah the son of Meshezabeel, of the  children of Zerah the son of Judah, was at the king’s hand  in all matters concerning the people. 

Nehemiah 11:25 And for the  villages, with their fields, some of the children of Judah  dwelt at Kirjath-arba, and in the villages thereof, and at  Dibon, and in the villages thereof, and at Jekabzeel, and in  the villages thereof, 

Nehemiah 11:26 And at Jeshua, and at  Moladah, and at Beth-phelet, 

Nehemiah 11:27 And at Hazar-shual,  and at Beer-sheba, and in the villages thereof, 

Nehemiah 11:28  And at Ziklag, and at Mekonah, and in the villages thereof,   

Nehemiah 11:29 And at En-rimmon, and at Zareah, and at Jarmuth,  

Nehemiah 11:30 Zanoah, Adullam, and in their villages, at  Lachish, and the fields thereof, at Azekah, and in the  villages thereof. And they dwelt from Beer-sheba unto the  valley of Hinnom. 

Nehemiah 11:31 The children also of Benjamin  from Geba dwelt at Michmash, and Aija, and Bethel, and  in their villages, 

Nehemiah 11:32 And at Anathoth, Nob,  Ananiah, 

Nehemiah 11:33 Hazor, Ramah, Gittaim, 

Nehemiah 11:34 Hadid,  Zeboim, Neballat, 

Nehemiah 11:35 Lod, and Ono, the valley of  craftsmen. 

Nehemiah 11:36 And of the Levites were divisions in  Judah, and in Benjamin.  KJV


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