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And we cast the lots among the priests, the Levites, and the people, for the wood offering, to bring it into the house of our God, after the houses of our fathers, at times appointed year by year, to burn on the altar of the LORD our God, as it is written in the law:
1 Chronicles 24:5,7 Thus were they divided by lot, one sort with another; for the governors of the sanctuary, and governors of the house of God...
1 Chronicles 25:8,9 And they cast lots, ward against ward, as well the small as the great, the teacher as the scholar...
Proverbs 18:18 The lot causes contentions to cease, and parts between the mighty.
the wood offering. It was the business of the Nethinim to procure the wood for the fires of the temple: but it is probable few of them returned to their former masters after the captivity; and therefore they found it necessary to cast lots among the priests, Levites, and people, who should furnish the wood at appointed times. This bringing of the wood to the temple at last became a great day; and was constituted into a feast, called by Josephus, the carrying of the wood (Bell.
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Nehemiah 10:17 Ater, Hizkijah, Azzur,
Nehemiah 13:31 And for the wood offering, at times appointed, and for the first fruits. Remember me, O my God, for good.
Leviticus 6:12 And the fire on the altar shall be burning in it; it shall not be put out: and the priest shall burn wood on it every morning...
Joshua 9:27 And Joshua made them that day hewers of wood and drawers of water for the congregation, and for the altar of the LORD, even to this day...
Isaiah 40:16 And Lebanon is not sufficient to burn, nor the beasts thereof sufficient for a burnt offering.
Hebrews 10:3-7 But in those sacrifices there is a remembrance again made of sins every year...
as it is written.
Leviticus 6:12,13 And the fire on the altar shall be burning in it; it shall not be put out: and the priest shall burn wood on it every morning...
Strong's ConcordanceAnd we cast the lots among the priests, the Levites, and the people, for the wood offering, to bring [it] into the house of our God, after the houses of our fathers, at times appointed year by year, to burn upon the altar of the LORD our God, as [it is] written in the law:
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Nehemiah Chapter 10 Verse 34
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OT History: Nehemiah 10:34 We cast lots the priests the Levites (Neh Ne)