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Descendants of Levi, third son of Jacob by Leah. (Ge 29:32-34)

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Q: Where did the Levites come from?
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What did the Levites actually do?

Not all Levites did the service of the tabernacle. That was reserved for the priests. All priests were Levites, but not all Levites were priests.

What is the birth name of Amanda Levites?

Amanda Levites's birth name is Amanda Marie Levites.

How tall is Amanda Levites?

Amanda Levites is 5' 5".

Where did the Hasmoneans come from?

The Hasmonean Dynasty came from the descendants of the Maccabees. They were a dynasty of Levites who ruled for a century.

What were Levites in the days of Jesus?

The Levites were a priestly tribe and served in the Temple.

What nicknames does Amanda Levites go by?

Amanda Levites goes by Manda, and Mandy.

When was Amanda Levites born?

Amanda Levites was born on June 3, 1956, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

What blessing did levites receive?

the levites received a blessing like no other they were given a chance to prove they were strong and then they woyuld get jesuss blessing

Why were the Levites so important to God?

The levites were the priests so they had important work in the temple, as well as seeing people with skin trouble.

What is the difference between The Levites and the Hebrews?

The Levites were made up of three families, from Levi's sons Gershon, Kehath, and Merari. (Gen. 46:11; 1Chronicles 6:1)

Why did God take the Levites instead of all the first born among the children of Israel?

Book of Numbers. 14Thus shalt thou separate the Levites from among the children of Israel: and the Levites shall be mine. 15 And after that shall the Levites go in to do the service of the tabernacle of the congregation: and thou shalt cleanse them, and offer them for an offering.The Levites were choses because God required them to look after the religious artifacts which were used by the priests, particularly the tabernacle.

Who supported the levites?

The Levites were supported in terms of sustenance (i.e. food) by the other Israelite tribes as they had no land to farm. They ate the sacrificial offerings to God that weren't intended to be burned as in a second way, God supported the Levites as his offerings were gifts to support them. The Levites were priests, and carried out the ceremonies at the temples, and kept themselves sacred, and were thus able to eat the food worthy of God.

What tribe of Israel did Moses belong to?

The Levites.

One of the 12 tribes of Israel?


Who sang psalms in temple in jerusalem?


Why is moses called a Hebrew and aaron called a levite they are brothers?

Yes, but all Levites are Hebrews. Both Moses and Aaron were Levites. They were both also Hebrews.

Which of the twelve tribes of Israel served as priest?


Who wrote the 82nd Psalm?

Asaph, who was one of the Levites.

How fast can the levites build a house?

I don’t know

How many times is levites recorded in the Bible?

The word "Levites" is in the King James Version of the Bible 265 times. It is in 237 verses. Please see the related link below.

How did the Levites Priests dress?

The Levites Priests dressed in a blue robe with a white hat. They often displayed extravagant outfits that were very bright. They also wore a robe underneath.

What is the covenant that god has made with Leviticus?

There is no "Leviticus". The Levites (Leviticus essentially meaning "book of the Levites") were one of the 12 tribes, whose duty it was to maintain the temple and act as a priesthood.

What does leviticus mean?

The word - Leviticus - means "relating to the Levites". The Book of Leviticus in the bible is about law and ritual - and the Levites (the descendants of Levi) were the priestly tribe of the Israelites.

What tribe does the Jewish surname Small come from?

With the exception of kohens and Levites, very few Jews still possess information as to their original tribe. This has been the case for over a thousand years.

What were two monastic groups of John the Baptist?

priests and levites

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