1 Chronicles 6:6
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New International Version
Uzzi the father of Zerahiah, Zerahiah the father of Meraioth,

King James Bible
And Uzzi begat Zerahiah, and Zerahiah begat Meraioth,

Darby Bible Translation
and Uzzi begot Zerahiah, and Zerahiah begot Meraioth;

World English Bible
and Uzzi became the father of Zerahiah, and Zerahiah became the father of Meraioth,

Young's Literal Translation
and Uzzi begat Zerahiah, and Zerahiah begat Meraioth,

1 Chronicles 6:6 Parallel
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Eleazar begat Phinehas - As the high priesthood continued in this family for a long time, the sacred historian confines himself to this chiefly, omitting Nadab and Abihu, and even the family of Ithamar.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Ezra 7:4 The son of Zerahiah, the son of Uzzi, the son of Bukki,


Nehemiah 12:15 Of Harim, Adna; of Meraioth, Helkai;

David's Choristers
'They stood in their office, according to their order.'--1 CHRON. vi. 32 (R.V. margin). This brief note is buried in the catalogue of the singers appointed by David for 'the service of song in the house of the Lord.' The waves of their choral praise have long ages since ceased to eddy round the 'tabernacle of the tent of meeting,' and all that is left of their melodious companies is a dry list of names, in spite of which the dead owners of them are nameless. But the chronicler's description of them
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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