Judges 17:12
New International Version
Then Micah installed the Levite, and the young man became his priest and lived in his house.

New Living Translation
So Micah installed the Levite as his personal priest, and he lived in Micah’s house.

English Standard Version
And Micah ordained the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

Berean Study Bible
Micah ordained the Levite, and the young man became his priest and lived in his house.

New American Standard Bible
So Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest and lived in the house of Micah.

New King James Version
So Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and lived in the house of Micah.

King James Bible
And Micah consecrated the Levite; and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

Christian Standard Bible
Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest and lived in Micah's house.

Good News Translation
Micah appointed him as his priest, and he lived in Micah's home.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest and lived in Micah's house.

International Standard Version
Micah set up the descendant of Levi in ministry, and the young man became his priest while he lived in Micah's house.

NET Bible
Micah paid the Levite; the young man became his priest and lived in Micah's house.

New Heart English Bible
Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Micah ordained the Levite. So the young man became his priest and a part of his family.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

New American Standard 1977
So Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest and lived in the house of Micah.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest and was in the house of Micah.

King James 2000 Bible
And Micah consecrated the Levite; and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

American King James Version
And Micah consecrated the Levite; and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

American Standard Version
And Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Michaias consecrated the Levite, and he became to him a priest, and he was in the house of Michaias.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Michas filled his hand, and had the young man with him, for his priest, saying:

Darby Bible Translation
And Micah consecrated the Levite; and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

English Revised Version
And Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Micah consecrated the Levite; and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

World English Bible
Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

Young's Literal Translation
And Micah consecrateth the hand of the Levite, and the young man is to him for a priest, and he is in the house of Micah,
Study Bible
Micah's Idolatry
11and agreed to stay with him, and the young man became like a son to Micah. 12Micah ordained the Levite, and the young man became his priest and lived in his house. 13Then Micah said, “Now I know that the LORD will be good to me, because a Levite has become my priest.”…
Cross References
Numbers 16:10
He has brought you near, you and all your fellow Levites, but you are seeking the priesthood as well.

Numbers 18:1
So the LORD said to Aaron, "You, your sons, and your father's house must bear the iniquity against the sanctuary. And you and your sons alone must bear the iniquity against the priesthood.

Judges 17:11
and agreed to stay with him, and the young man became like a son to Micah.

Judges 17:13
Then Micah said, "Now I know that the LORD will be good to me, because a Levite has become my priest."

Judges 18:4
"Micah had done this for me," he replied, "and he has hired me to be his priest."

Treasury of Scripture

And Micah consecrated the Levite; and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

consecrated

Judges 17:5
And the man Micah had an house of gods, and made an ephod, and teraphim, and consecrated one of his sons, who became his priest.

his priest

Judges 18:30
And the children of Dan set up the graven image: and Jonathan, the son of Gershom, the son of Manasseh, he and his sons were priests to the tribe of Dan until the day of the captivity of the land.

Numbers 16:5,8-10
And he spake unto Korah and unto all his company, saying, Even to morrow the LORD will shew who are his, and who is holy; and will cause him to come near unto him: even him whom he hath chosen will he cause to come near unto him…

1 Kings 12:31
And he made an house of high places, and made priests of the lowest of the people, which were not of the sons of Levi.







Lexicon
Micah
מִיכָה֙ (mî·ḵāh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4318: Micah -- the name of several Israelites

ordained
וַיְמַלֵּ֤א (way·mal·lê)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Piel - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4390: To fill, be full of

the Levite,
הַלֵּוִ֔י (hal·lê·wî)
Article | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3881: Levites -- descendant of Levi

and the young man
הַנַּ֖עַר (han·na·‘ar)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5288: A boy, lad, youth, retainer

became
וַיְהִי־ (way·hî-)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

his priest
לְכֹהֵ֑ן (lə·ḵō·hên)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3548: Priest

and lived
וַיְהִ֖י (way·hî)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

in [his]
מִיכָֽה׃ (mî·ḵāh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4318: Micah -- the name of several Israelites

house.
בְּבֵ֥ית (bə·ḇêṯ)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1004: A house
17:7-13 Micah thought it was a sign of God's favour to him and his images, that a Levite should come to his door. Thus those who please themselves with their own delusions, if Providence unexpectedly bring any thing to their hands that further them in their evil way, are apt from thence to think that God is pleased with them.
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