士師記 Judges


Chapter Verses
17:1
以法莲山地有一个人名叫米迦。
Now a man named Micah from the hill country of Ephraim
17:2
他对母亲说,你那一千一百舍客勒银子被人拿去,你因此咒诅,并且告诉了我。看哪。这银子在我这里,是我拿去了。他母亲说,我儿阿,愿耶和华赐福与你。
said to his mother, "The eleven hundred shekels of silver that were taken from you and about which I heard you utter a curse-I have that silver with me; I took it." Then his mother said, "The LORD bless you, my son!"
17:3
米迦就把这一千一百舍客勒银子还他母亲。他母亲说,我分出这银子来为你献给耶和华,好雕刻一个像,铸成一个像。现在我还是交给你。
When he returned the eleven hundred shekels of silver to his mother, she said, "I solemnly consecrate my silver to the LORD for my son to make a carved image and a cast idol. I will give it back to you."
17:4
米迦将银子还他母亲,他母亲将二百舍客勒银子交给银匠,雕刻一个像,铸成一个像,安置在米迦的屋内。
So he returned the silver to his mother, and she took two hundred shekels of silver and gave them to a silversmith, who made them into the image and the idol. And they were put in Micah's house.
17:5
这米迦有了神堂,又制造以弗得和家中的神像,分派他一个儿子作祭司。
Now this man Micah had a shrine, and he made an ephod and some idols and installed one of his sons as his priest.
17:6
那时以色列中没有王,各人任意而行。
In those days Israel had no king; everyone did as he saw fit.
17:7
犹大伯利恒有一个少年人,是犹大族的利未人,他在那里寄居。
A young Levite from Bethlehem in Judah, who had been living within the clan of Judah,
17:8
这人离开犹大伯利恒城,要找一个可住的地方。行路的时候,到了以法莲山地,走到米迦的家。
left that town in search of some other place to stay. On his way he came to Micah's house in the hill country of Ephraim.
17:9
米迦问他说,你从哪里来。他回答说,从犹大伯利恒来。我是利未人,要找一个可住的地方。
Micah asked him, "Where are you from?" "I'm a Levite from Bethlehem in Judah," he said, "and I'm looking for a place to stay."
17:10
米迦说,你可以住在我这里,我以你为父,为祭司。我每年给你十舍客勒银子,一套衣服和度日的食物。利未人就进了他的家。
Then Micah said to him, "Live with me and be my father and priest, and I'll give you ten shekels of silver a year, your clothes and your food."
17:11
利未人情愿与那人同住。那人看这少年人如自己的儿子一样。
So the Levite agreed to live with him, and the young man was to him like one of his sons.
17:12
米迦分派这少年的利未人作祭司,他就住在米迦的家里。
Then Micah installed the Levite, and the young man became his priest and lived in his house.
17:13
米迦说,现在我知道耶和华必赐福与我,因我有一个利未人作祭司。
And Micah said, "Now I know that the LORD will be good to me, since this Levite has become my priest."