Many priests and Levites had returned from Babylonia with Zerubbabel and Joshua as their leaders. Those priests were Seraiah, Jeremiah, Ezra, 2
Amariah, Malluch, Hattush, 3
Shecaniah, Rehum, Meremoth, 4
Iddo, Ginnethoi, Abijah, 5
Mijamin, Maadiah, Bilgah, 6
Shemaiah, Joiarib, Jedaiah, 7
Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah, and another Jedaiah. These were the leading priests and their assistants during the time of Joshua. 8
The Levites who returned were Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, and Mattaniah. They and their assistants were responsible for the songs of praise, 9
while Bakbukiah and Unno, together with their assistants, were responsible for the choral responses.
Scripture taken from the Contemporary English Version ®. Copyright © 1995 American Bible Society. Used by permission.