servant of Edom

-1. A Korhite Levite .Doorkeeper of the ark of the covenant 1Ch 15:18,24; 26:4-8 .David leaves the ark of the covenant with 2Sa 6:10; 1Ch 13:13,14 .The ark of the covenant removed from 2Sa 6:12; 1Ch 15:25 .Appointed to sound with harps 1Ch 15:21 .Appointed to minister before the ark of the covenant 1Ch 16:4,5,37,38 […]

Servant of Edom. (1.) “The Gittite” (probably so called because he was a native of Gath-rimmon), a Levite of the family of the Korhites (1 Chr. 26:1, 4-8), to whom was specially intrusted the custody of the ark (1 Chr. 15:18). When David was bringing up the ark “from the house of Abinadab, that was […]