Bible Cross References
1 Chronicles 23:21
Merari had two sons, Mahli and Mushi. Mahli also had two sons, Eleazar and Kish,
1 Chronicles 23:28
and were assigned the following duties: to help the priests descended from Aaron with the Temple worship, to take care of its courtyards and its rooms, and to keep undefiled everything that is sacred;
Exodus 6:19
Merari had two sons: Mahli and Mushi. These are the clans of Levi with their descendants.
Numbers 3:20
(SEE 3:17)
Numbers 3:33-36
The clan of Merari was composed of the families of Mahli and Mushi.
The total number of males one month old or older that were enrolled was 6,200.
This clan was to camp on the north side of the Tent, with Zuriel son of Abihail as chief of the clan.
They were assigned responsibility for the frames for the Tent, its bars, posts, bases, and all its fittings. They were responsible for all the service connected with these items.
Numbers 4:42
(SEE 4:34)
Numbers 7:8
and four wagons and eight oxen to the Merarites. All their work was to be done under the direction of Ithamar son of Aaron.
Numbers 10:17
Then the Tent would be taken down, and the clans of Gershon and Merari, who carried it, would start out.
Joshua 21:7
The families of the clan of Merari were assigned twelve cities from the territories of Reuben, Gad, and Zebulun.
Joshua 21:34-40
The rest of the Levites, the clan of Merari, received from the territory of Zebulun four cities: Jokneam, Kartah,
Dimnah, and Nahalal, with their pasture lands.
From the territory of Reuben they received four cities: Bezer, Jahaz,
Kedemoth, and Mephaath, with their pasture lands.
From the tribe of Gad they received four cities: Ramoth in Gilead, with its pasture lands (one of the cities of refuge), Mahanaim,
Heshbon, and Jazer, with their pasture lands.
So the clan of Merari was assigned a total of twelve cities.