IsiZulu 1959/1997 (NO) (ZUL59NO)
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UDavide ulungisela ithempeli

221UDavide wathi: “Le iyindlu kaJehova uNkulunkulu, leli liyi-altare lomnikelo wokushiswa ka-Israyeli.”

2

22:2
2 IziKr. 2:17
UDavide wayala ukuba babuthe bonke abafokazi ababe sezweni lakwa-Israyeli, wabeka abakhi ukubaza amatshe axhoziweyo ukuba bakhe indlu kaNkulunkulu. 3UDavide walungisa insimbi eningi yezipikili zezivalo zamasango nezokuhlanganisa, kanye nethusi eliningi elingenakulinganiswa, 4nemisedari* engenakubalwa, ngokuba amaSidoni nabaseTire baletha imisedari eminingi kuDavide.

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22:5
1 IziKr. 29:1
UDavide wathi: “USolomoni indodana yami usengumfana, usathambile, nendlu eyakwakhelwa uJehova nga iba nkulu, ibatshazwe, ibe negama nodumo emazweni onke; ngizakuyilungisela.” Wayeseyilungisela kakhulu uDavide engakafi.

6Wayesebiza uSolomoni indodana yakhe, wamyala ukumakhela uJehova uNkulunkulu ka-Israyeli indlu. 7

22:7
2 Sam. 7:2
1 IziKr. 17:1
UDavide wathi kuSolomoni indodana yakhe: “Mina-ke, kwakusenhliziyweni yami ukwakhela igama likaJehova uNkulunkulu wami indlu. 8
22:8
1 AmaKh. 5:3
1 IziKr. 28:3
Kepha izwi likaJehova lafika kimi, lathi: ‘Uchithile igazi eliningi, uphake izimpi ezinkulu; awuyikwakhela igama lami indlu, ngokuba uchithe igazi eliningi emhlabathini emehlweni ami; 9bheka, uyakuzalelwa indodana eyakuba ngumuntu wokuthula; ngiyakumnika ukuphumula ezitheni zakhe nxazonke, ngokuba igama lakhe liyakuba nguSolomoni;* ukuthula nokuzola ngiyakumnika khona u-Israyeli emihleni yakhe; 10
22:10
2 Sam. 7:13
1 AmaKh. 5:5
1 IziKr. 17:11
AmaH. 89:26
Heb. 1:5
uyakwakhela igama lami indlu; uyakuba yindodana yami, mina ngibe nguyise; ngiyakuqinisa isihlalo sobukhosi sombuso wakhe kwa-Israyeli kuze kube phakade.’

11“Kalokhu, ndodana yami, uJehova makabe nawe, ube nempumelelo, wakhe indlu kaJehova uNkulunkulu wakho njengokukhuluma kwakhe kuwe. 12Kuphela, uJehova makakuphe ukuhlakanipha nokuqonda, akuyale ngo-Israyeli ukuba ugcine umthetho kaJehova uNkulunkulu wakho. 13

22:13
Dut. 31:7
Josh. 1:1
1 AmaKh. 2:2
1 IziKr. 28:20
Khona uyakuphumelela, uma ugcina ukwenza izimiso nezahlulelo uJehova ayala ngazo uMose ngo-Israyeli; qina, ume isibindi; ungesabi, ungabi naluvalo.

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22:14
1 IziKr. 29:2
“Bheka, ekuhluphekeni kwami ngilungisele indlu kaJehova amatalenta* ayizinkulungwane eziyikhulu egolide, namatalenta ayizinkulungwane eziyinkulungwane esiliva, nethusi nensimbi okungenakulinganiswa, ngokuba kuningi; ngilungisile nemithi namatshe; uyakwenezela kukho. 15Kukhona kuwe izisebenzi eziningi, ababazi, nezisebenzi zamatshe nezemithi, nabo bonke abayizingcweti emisebenzini yonke: 16eyegolide, neyesiliva, neyethusi, neyensimbi, kungenakubalwa; suka usebenze; uJehova makabe nawe.”

17UDavide wayala zonke izikhulu zakwa-Israyeli ukusiza uSolomoni, wathi: 18

22:18
1 IziKr. 23:25
“UJehova uNkulunkulu wenu akanani na? Akaniphanga ukuphumula nxazonke na? Ngokuba unikele esandleni sami abakhileyo ezweni; izwe linyatheliwe phambi kukaJehova naphambi kwabantu bakhe. 19Kalokhu nikelani inhliziyo yenu nomphefumulo wenu ekufuneni uJehova uNkulunkulu wenu; sukani nakhe indlu engcwele kaJehova uNkulunkulu ukuba kungeniswe umphongolo wesivumelwano sikaJehova nezinto ezingcwele zikaNkulunkulu endlini eyakwakhelwa igama likaJehova.”

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Umumo nomsebenzi wamaLevi

231

23:1
1 AmaKh. 1:13,33
UDavide wayesemdala, esanelisiwe yizinsuku; wambeka uSolomoni indodana yakhe abe yinkosi kwa-Israyeli. 2Wabutha zonke izikhulu zakwa-Israyeli kanye nabapristi namaLevi. 3AmaLevi abalwa kusukela kwaneminyaka engamashumi amathathu kuya phezulu; umumo wawo ngezinhloko zawo, indoda ngendoda, wawuyizinkulungwane ezingamashumi amathathu nesishiyagalombili. 4
23:4
Dut. 16:18
Ayizinkulungwane ezingamashumi amabili nane kuwona ayengawokwengamela umsebenzi wendlu kaJehova; izinkulungwane eziyisithupha zaziyizinduna nabahluleli; 5
23:5
2 IziKr. 29:25
izinkulungwane ezine zazingabalindisango; izinkulungwane ezine ziyakudumisa uJehova ngezinto zokubethwa engazenzayo, washo uDavide, ukuba zidumise ngazo.

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23:6
Gen. 46:11
1 IziKr. 6:1
UDavide wabahlukanisa ngezigaba njengamadodana kaLevi: oGereshoni, noKohati, noMerari.

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23:7
Eks. 6:17
Num. 3:18
1 IziKr. 6:16
KumaGereshoni: ngoLadani noShimeyi. 8Amadodana kaLadani: nguJehiyeli inhloko, noZethamu, noJoweli, bebathathu. 9Amadodana kaShimeyi: ngoShelomoti, noHaziyeli, noHarana, bebathathu. Labo babe yizinhloko zawoyise bakaLadani. 10Amadodana kaShimeyi: ngoJahati, noZina, noJewushe, noBeriya. Labo bobane babe ngamadodana kaShimeyi. 11UJahati wayeyinhloko, noZiza ngowesibili; kepha oJewushe noBeriya babengenamadodana amaningi; ngalokho baba yindlu inye kayise, bebalwa kanyekanye. 12
23:12
Eks. 6:18
Amadodana kaKohati: ngo-Amramu, noJisihari, noHebroni, no-Uziyeli, bebane. 13
23:13
Eks. 6:20
28:1
Num. 6:23
Dut. 10:8
21:15
Heb. 5:4
Amadodana ka-Amramu: ngo-Aroni noMose; u-Aroni wahlukaniswa ukuba angcwelise izinto ezingcwelengcwele, yena namadodana akhe, kuze kube phakade, ukushisa impepho phambi kukaJehova, nokumkhonza, nokubusisa egameni lakhe kuze kube phakade. 14Kepha uMose, lowo muntu kaNkulunkulu, amadodana akhe abizwa ngesizwe sakwaLevi. 15
23:15
Eks. 2:22
18:3
Amadodana kaMose: ngoGereshomu no-Eliyezeri. 16Amadodana kaGereshomu: nguShebuweli owayeyinhloko. 17Amadodana ka-Eliyezeri: nguRehabiya inhloko. U-Eliyezeri wayengenawo amanye amadodana; kepha amadodana kaRehabiya ayemaningi kakhulu. 18Amadodana kaJisihari: nguShelomiti inhloko. 19
23:19
1 IziKr. 24:23
Amadodana kaHebroni: nguJeriya inhloko, no-Amariya owesibili, noJahaziyeli owesithathu, noJekameyamu owesine. 20Amadodana ka-Uziyeli: nguMika inhloko noJishiya owesibili. 21Amadodana kaMerari: ngoMaheli noMushi. Amadodana kaMaheli: ngo-Eleyazare noKishi. 22
23:22
1 IziKr. 24:30
U-Eleyazare wafa engenamadodana, enamadodakazi odwa; abafowabo, amadodana kaKishi, bawathatha. 23Amadodana kaMushi: ngoMaheli, no-Edere, noJeremoti, bebathathu.

24Yilabo ababe ngamadodana kaLevi ngezindlu zawoyise, izinhloko zawoyise, bebalwa ngomumo wamagama ngezinhloko zabo, abawenza umsebenzi wenkonzo yendlu kaJehova, kusukela kwabaneminyaka engamashumi amabili kuya phezulu. 25

23:25
1 IziKr. 22:18
Ngokuba uDavide wathi: “UJehova uNkulunkulu ka-Israyeli unike abantu bakhe ukuphumula; uhlezi eJerusalema kuze kube phakade; 26namaLevi awasayikuthwala itabernakele* nazo zonke izinto zalo zenkonzo yalo.” 27Ngokuba amadodana kaLevi abalwa ngamazwi okugcina kaDavide, kusukela kwaneminyaka engamashumi amabili kuya phezulu.

28Ngokuba indawo yawo yayingasesandleni samadodana ka-Aroni ukukhonza endlini kaJehova, nasemagcekeni, nasemakamelweni, nokuhlambulula zonke izinto ezingcwele, nomsebenzi wenkonzo endlini kaNkulunkulu, 29eyezinkwa zokubukwa, neyempuphu ecolekileyo yomnikelo wempuphu, neyemiqathane engenamvubelo, neyokuphekwe ekhanzini, neyexutshanisiweyo, neyazo zonke izilinganiso nobukhulu; 30nokuma njalo ekuseni ukubonga nokudumisa uJehova, kanjalo nakusihlwa; 31nokunikela njalo ngayo yonke iminikelo yokushiswa kuJehova ngamasabatha, nangokwethwasa kwenyanga, nanemikhosi emisiweyo ngomumo onjengomthetho wabo, phambi kukaJehova; 32

23:32
Num. 18:3
bayakugcina imfanelo yetende lokuhlangana, nemfanelo yendawo engcwele, nemfanelo yamadodana ka-Aroni abafowabo ekukhonzeni endlini kaJehova.

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Izigaba zabapristi nezamaLevi

241Nazi izigaba zamadodana ka-Aroni: amadodana ka-Aroni: ngoNadabi, no-Abihu, no-Eleyazare, no-Itamari. 2

24:2
Lev. 10:1
Num. 3:4
26:61
Kepha oNadabi no-Abihu bandulela uyise ukufa, bengenabantwana; ngalokho o-Eleyazare no-Itamari kuphela babe ngabapristi. 3
24:3
2 IziKr. 8:14
ODavide, noSadoki wamadodana ka-Eleyazare, no-Ahimeleki wamadodana ka-Itamari babahlukanisa ngezigaba zabo njengenkonzo yabo. 4Kwafunyaniswa emadodaneni ka-Eleyazare amadoda amaningi ayizinhloko kunasemadodaneni ka-Itamari; bahlukaniswa kanje: emadodaneni ka-Eleyazare kwakukhona abayishumi nesithupha abayizinhloko zezindlu zawoyise, nasemadodaneni ka-Itamari babe yisishiyagalombili njengezindlu zawoyise. 5Bahlukaniswa ngenkatho, laba nalaba, ngokuba kwakukhona izikhulu zendlu engcwele nezikhulu zikaNkulunkulu emadodaneni ka-Eleyazare nasemadodaneni ka-Itamari.

6UShemaya, indodana kaNethaneli, umbhali ongowamaLevi, wabaloba phambi kwenkosi, nezikhulu, noSadoki, nezikhulu, noSadoki umpristi, no-Ahimeleki indodana ka-Abiyathara, nezinhloko zawoyise babapristi namaLevi; enye indlu yawoyise yakhishelwa u-Eleyazare, nenye yakhishelwa u-Itamari.

7Inkatho yokuqala yadla uJehoyaribi, neyesibili uJedaya, 8neyesithathu uHarimi, neyesine uSehorimi, 9neyesihlanu uMalikhiya, neyesithupha uMijamini, 10

24:10
Luk. 1:5
neyesikhombisa uHakhosi, neyesishiyagalombili u-Abiya, 11neyesishiyagalolunye uJeshuwa, neyeshumi uShekaniya, 12neyeshumi nanye u-Eliyashibi, neyeshumi nambili uJakimi, 13neyeshumi nantathu uHupha, neyeshumi nane uJeshebeyabe, 14neyeshumi nanhlanu uBiliga, neyeshumi nesithupha u-Imeri, 15neyeshumi nesikhombisa uHeziri, neyeshumi nesishiyagalombili uHaphisesi, 16neyeshumi nesishiyagalolunye uPhethahiya, neyamashumi amabili uJehezekeli, 17neyamashumi amabili nanye uJakini, neyamashumi amabili nambili uGamuli, 18neyamashumi amabili nantathu uDelaya, neyamashumi amabili nane uMahaziya.

19Lezo zaziyizigaba zabo njengenkonzo yabo ukuba bangene endlini kaJehova njengomthetho ababewunikwe ngesandla sika-Aroni uyise, njengalokho uJehova uNkulunkulu ka-Israyeli ebemyalile.

20Abaseleyo emadodaneni kaLevi babe yilaba: emadodaneni ka-Amramu nguShubayeli; emadodaneni kaShubayeli nguJehedeya. 21KuRehabiya: emadodaneni kaRehabiya: nguJishiya inhloko. 22KumaJisihari: nguShelomoti; emadodaneni kaShelomoti: nguJahati. 23

24:23
1 IziKr. 23:19
Amadodana kaHebroni: nguJeriya inhloko, no-Amariya owesibili, noJahaziyeli owesithathu, noJekameyamu owesine. 24Amadodana ka-Uziyeli: nguMika; emadodaneni kaMika: nguShamiri. 25Umfowabo kaMika: nguJishiya; emadodaneni kaJishiya: nguZakariya. 26Amadodana kaMerari: ngoMaheli noMushi; amadodana kaJahaziya: nguBeno. 27Amadodana kaMerari: ngoJahaziya, noBeno, noShohamu, noZakuri, no-Ibiri. 28KuMaheli: ngu-Eleyazare, owayengenabantwana. 29KuKishi, kungamadodana kaKishi: nguJerameli. 30Amadodana kaMushi: ngoMaheli, no-Edere, noJerimoti. Yilabo ababe ngamadodana amaLevi ngezindlu zawoyise. 31
24:31
1 IziKr. 25:8
26:13
Nalabo benza inkatho njengabafowabo, amadodana ka-Aroni, ebusweni bukaDavide inkosi, noSadoki, no-Ahimeleki, nezinhloko zawoyise babapristi namaLevi, inhloko yawoyise njengomfowabo omncane.