Numbers 2:33; Numbers 26:57–58; Numbers 26:62; Numbers 3:1; Numbers 4:1; 1 Chronicles 6:1

33 But bthe Levites were not listed among the people of Israel, as the Lord commanded Moses.

57 mThis was the list of the Levites according to their clans: of Gershon, the clan of the Gershonites; of Kohath, the clan of the Kohathites; of Merari, the clan of the Merarites. 58 These are the clans of Levi: the clan of the Libnites, the clan of the Hebronites, the clan of the Mahlites, the clan of the Mushites, the clan of the Korahites. And Kohath was the father of Amram.

62 And those listed were q23,000, every male from a month old and upward. For rthey were not listed among the people of Israel, because sthere was no inheritance given to them among the people of Israel.

The Sons of Aaron

These are the generations of Aaron and Moses at the time when the Lord spoke with Moses on Mount Sinai.

Duties of the Kohathites, Gershonites, and Merarites

The Lord spoke to Moses and Aaron, saying,

Descendants of Levi

hThe sons of Levi: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari.