1 Chronicles chapter 1

1:1-4.

Adam's line to Noah.

1:5-7.

The sons of Japheth.

1:8-16.

The sons of Ham.

1:17-23.

The sons of Shem.

1:24-28.

Shem's line to Abraham.

1:29-31.

Ishmael's sons.

1:32-33.

The sons of Keturah.

1:34-37.

The posterity of Abraham by Esau.

1:38-42.

The sons of Seir.

1:43-50.

The kings of Edom.

1:51-54.

The dukes of Edom.

1 Chronicles chapter 2

2:1-2.

The sons of Israel.

2:3-12.

The posterity of Judah by Tamar.

2:13-17.

The children of Jesse.

2:18-20.

The posterity of Caleb the son of Hezron.

2:21-24.

Hezron's posterity by the daughter of Machir.

2:25-33.

Jerahmeel's posterity.

2:34-41.

Sheshan's posterity.

2:42-49.

Another branch of Caleb's posterity.

2:50-55.

The posterity of Caleb the son of Hur.

1 Chronicles chapter 3

3:1-9.

The sons of David.

3:10-16.

His line to Zedekiah.

3:17-24.

The successors of Jeconiah.

1 Chronicles chapter 4

4:1-4.

The posterity of Judah by Caleb, the son of Hur.

4:5-8.

Of Ashur, the posthumous son Hezron.

4:9-10.

Of Jabez, and his prayer.

4:11-20.

The other families of the same stock.

4:21-23.

The sons of Shelah.

4:24-38.

The posterity and cities of Simeon.

4:39-43.

Their conquest of Gedor, and of the Amalekites in mount Seir.

1 Chronicles chapter 5

5:1-2.

Judah and Joseph preferred before Reuben, who forfeited his birthright.

5:3-10.

Ruben's descendants; some of whom vanquish the Hagarites.

5:11-17.

The chief men of Gad, and their habitations.

5:18-22.

Ruben, Gad, and half of Manasseh, obtain a victory over the Hagarites.

5:23-24.

The habitations and chief men of that half of Manasseh.

5:25-26.

The captivity of the two tribes and half, for their sins.

1 Chronicles chapter 6

6:1-3.

The sons of Levi.

6:4-15.

The line of Eleazar unto the captivity.

6:16-48.

The families of Gershom, Kohath, and Merari.

6:49-53.

The office of Aaron, and his line unto Ahimaaz.

6:54-81.

The cities of the priests and Levites.

1 Chronicles chapter 7

7:1-5.

The sons of Issachar;

7:6-12.

of Benjamin;

7:13.

of Naphtali;

7:14.

of Manasseh;

7:15-20.

and of Ephraim.

7:21-22.

The calamity of Ephraim by the men of Gath.

7:23-27.

His posterity by Beriah.

7:28-29.

Their habitations.

7:30-40.

The sons of Asher.

1 Chronicles chapter 8

8:1-32.

The sons and chief men of Benjamin.

8:33-40.

The stock of Saul and Jonathan.

1 Chronicles chapter 9

9:1.

The original of Israel and Judah's genealogies.

9:2-9.

The Israelites;

9:10-13.

the priests;

9:14-26.

and the Levites, with Nethinims, which dwelt in Jerusalem.

9:27-34.

The charge of certain Levites.

9:35-44.

The stock of Saul and Jonathan.

1 Chronicles chapter 10

10:1-7.

Saul's overthrow and death.

10:8-10.

The Philistines triumph over Saul.

10:11-12.

The kindness of Jabesh-gilead towards Saul and his sons.

10:13-14.

Saul's sin, for which the kingdom was translated from him to David.

1 Chronicles chapter 11

11:1-3.

David by general consent is made king at Hebron.

11:4-9.

He wins the castle of Zion from the Jebusites by Joab's valour.

11:10-47.

A catalogue of David's mighty men.

1 Chronicles chapter 12

12:1-22.

The companies that came to David at Ziklag.

12:23-40.

The armies that came to him at Hebron.

1 Chronicles chapter 13

13:1-8.

David fetches the ark with great solemnity from Kirjath- jearim.

13:9-14.

Uzza being smitten, the ark is left at the house of Obed- edom.

1 Chronicles chapter 14

14:1.

Hiram's kindness to David.

14:2-7.

David's felicity in people, wives, and children.

14:8-17.

His two victories against the Philistines.

1 Chronicles chapter 15

15:1-24.

David having prepared a place for the ark, the priests and Levites bring it from Obed-edom.

15:25-28.

He performs the solemnity thereof with great joy.

15:29.

Michal despises him.

1 Chronicles chapter 16

16:1-3.

David's festival sacrifice.

16:4-6.

He orders a choir to sing thanksgiving.

16:7-36.

The psalm of thanksgiving.

16:37-43.

He appoints ministers, porters, priests, and musicians, to attend continually on the ark.

1 Chronicles chapter 17

17:1-2.

Nathan first approving the purpose of David, to build God a house,

17:3-10.

after by the word of God forbids him.

17:11-15.

He promises him blessings and benefits in his seed.

17:16-27.

David's prayer and thanksgiving.

1 Chronicles chapter 18

18:1-2.

David subdues the Philistines and the Moabites.

18:3-8.

He smites Hadarezer and the Syrians.

18:9-10.

Tou sends Hadoram with presents to bless David.

18:11-12.

The presents and the spoil David dedicates to God.

18:13.

He puts garrisons in Edom.

18:14-17.

David's officers.

1 Chronicles chapter 19

19:1-5.

David's messengers, sent to comfort Hanun, the son of Nahash, are villainously treated.

19:6-15.

The Ammonites, strengthened by the Syrians, are overcome by Joab and Abishai.

19:16-19.

Shophach, making a new supply of the Syrians, is slain by David.

1 Chronicles chapter 20

20:1-3.

Rabbah is besieged by Joab, spoiled by David, and the people thereof tortured.

20:4-8.

Three giants are slain in three several overthrows of the Philistines.

1 Chronicles chapter 21

21:1-4.

David, tempted by Satan, forces Joab to number the people.

21:5-8.

The number of the people being brought, David repents of it.

21:9-13.

David having three plagues propounded by God, chooses the pestilence.

21:14-17.

After the death of seventy thousand, David by repentance prevents the destruction of Jerusalem.

21:18-27.

David, by Gad's direction, purchases Ornan's threshing- floor; where having built an altar, God gives a sign of his favour by fire, and stays the plague.

21:28-30.

David sacrifices there, being restrained from Gibeon by fear of the angel.

1 Chronicles chapter 22

22:1-5.

David, foreknowing the place of the temple, prepares abundance for the building of it.

22:6-16.

He instructs Solomon in God's promises, and his duty in building the temple.

22:17-19.

He charges the princes to assist his son.

1 Chronicles chapter 23

23:1.

David in his old age makes Solomon king.

23:2-6.

The number and distribution of the Levites.

23:7-11.

The families of the Gershonites.

23:12-20.

The sons of Kohath.

23:21-23.

The sons of Merari.

23:24-32.

The office of the Levites.

1 Chronicles chapter 24

24:1-19.

The division of the sons of Aaron by lot into four and twenty orders.

24:20-25.

The Kohathites,

24:26-31.

and the Merarites, divided by lot.

1 Chronicles chapter 25

25:1-7.

The number and offices of the singers.

25:8-31.

Their division by lot into four and twenty orders.

1 Chronicles chapter 26

26:1-12.

The divisions of the porters.

26:13-19.

The gates assigned by lot.

26:20-28.

The Levites that had charge of the treasures.

26:29-32.

Officers and judges.

1 Chronicles chapter 27

27:1-15.

The twelve captains for every several month.

27:16-22.

The princes of the twelve tribes.

27:23-24.

The numbering of the people is hindered.

27:25-34.

David's several officers.

1 Chronicles chapter 28

28:1-8.

David in a solemn assembly having declared God's favour to him, and promise to his son Solomon, exhorts them to fear God.

28:9-10.

He encourages Solomon to build the temple.

28:11-21.

He gives him patterns, gold and silver, etc.

1 Chronicles chapter 29

29:1-5.

David, by his example and entreaty,

29:6-9.

causes the princes and people to offer willingly.

29:10-19.

David's thanksgiving and prayer.

29:20-25.

The people, having blessed God, and sacrificed, make Solomon king.

29:26-30.

David's reign and death.