What are the names of the settlements of the twenty-four priestly divisions mentioned in 1 Chronicles 24?

Blog Leave a Comment

The list of the priestly mishmarot (divisions, courses, watches) turned up on an inscription uncovered in the excavations at Caesarea in 1962.

The list of the priestly mishmarot (divisions, courses, watches) turned up on an inscription uncovered in the excavations at Caesarea in 1962. This discovery is briefly discussed by Ray Pritz in his “He Shall Be Called a Nazarene.” For a fuller discussion, see Shmuel Safrai’s “A Priest of the Division of Abijah.”


Leave a Reply

  • JP Staff Writer

    JP Staff Writer

    Articles that are designated as authored by “JP Staff Writer” were written by Jerusalem Perspective’s editorial staff.
    [Read more about author]

  • Online Hebrew Course

    Do you want to learn Hebrew? Check out our online Hebrew course Aleph-Bet: Hebrew Reading and Writing for Christians in 17 Easy Lessons.