the sons of Israel
1 Chronicles 2:1
2:1 the sons of Israel. I Chronicles 2–8 give the descendants of the sons of Jacob, beginning not with Reuben but with Judah. However, for reasons not stated, the genealogies of Dan and Zebulun were not included. Both of these are listed in the divisions of the land in the future millennial age (Ezekiel 48:1,26).