Bible Cross References
the gate of Sur
1 Chronicles 26:13-19
Each family, regardless of size, drew lots to see which gate it would be responsible for.
Shelemiah drew the east gate, and his son Zechariah, a man who always gave good advice, drew the north gate.
Obed Edom was allotted the south gate, and his sons were allotted to guard the storerooms.
Shuppim and Hosah were allotted the west gate and the Shallecheth Gate on the upper road. Guard duty was divided into assigned periods, one after another.
On the east, six guards were on duty each day, on the north, four, and on the south, four. Four guards were stationed at the storerooms daily, two at each storeroom.
Near the western pavilion there were four guards by the road and two at the pavilion itself.
This is the assignment of guard duty to the clan of Korah and the clan of Merari.
2 Chronicles 23:4
This is what we will do. When the priests and Levites come on duty on the Sabbath, one third of them will guard the Temple gates,
2 Chronicles 23:5
another third will guard the royal palace, and the rest will be stationed at the Foundation Gate. All the people will assemble in the Temple courtyard.