1 Chronicles 25:7
Good News Translation
All these twenty-four men were experts; and their fellow Levites were trained musicians. There were 288 men in all.

Contemporary English Version
There were 288 of these men, and all of them were skilled musicians.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the number of them with their brethren, that taught the song of the Lord, all the teachers, were two hundred and eighty-eight.

New American Bible
Their number, together with that of their kinsmen who were trained in singing to the LORD, all of them skilled men, was two hundred and eighty-eight.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And the number of them with their brethren, that taught the song of the Lord, all the teachers, were two hundred and eighty-eight.

under the hands

1 Chronicles 25:2,3 Of the sons of Asaph: Zacchur, and Joseph, and Nathania, and Asarela, sons of Asaph: under the hand of Asaph prophesying near the king. . . .

for song

1 Chronicles 25:1-3 Moreover David and the chief officers of the army separated for the ministry the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Idithun: to prophesy with harps, and with psalteries, and with cymbals according to their number serving in their appointed office. . . .

1 Chronicles 15:22 And Chonenias chief of the Levites, presided over the prophecy, to give out the tunes: for he was very skilful.

1 Chronicles 23:5 Moreover four thousand were porters: and as many singers singing to the Lord with the instruments, which he had made to sing with.

Psalm 68:25 Princes went before joined with singers, in the midst of young damsels playing on timbrels.

Ephesians 5:19 Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual canticles, singing and making melody in your hearts to the Lord:

Colossians 3:16 Let the word of Christ dwell in you abundantly: in all wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another in psalms, hymns and spiritual canticles, singing in grace in your hearts to God.

1 Chronicles 25:2 Of the sons of Asaph: Zacchur, and Joseph, and Nathania, and Asarela, sons of Asaph: under the hand of Asaph prophesying near the king.

Asaph

1 Chronicles 25:1-4 Moreover David and the chief officers of the army separated for the ministry the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Idithun: to prophesy with harps, and with psalteries, and with cymbals according to their number serving in their appointed office. . . .

Context
Twenty-Four Divisions of Musicians
6All these under their father's hand were distributed to sing in the temple of the Lord, with cymbals, and psalteries and harps, for the service of the house of the Lord near the king: to wit, Asaph, and Idithun, and Heman. 7And the number of them with their brethren, that taught the song of the Lord, all the teachers, were two hundred and eighty-eight.8And they cast lots by their courses, the elder equally with the younger, the learned and the unlearned together.…
Cross References
1 Chronicles 16:42
And Heman and Idithun sounded the trumpet, and played on the cymbals, and all kinds of musical instruments to sing praises to God: and the sons of Idithun he made porters.

1 Chronicles 23:5
Moreover four thousand were porters: and as many singers singing to the Lord with the instruments, which he had made to sing with.

Additional Translations
Together with their relatives, who were all trained and skillful in the songs of the LORD, they numbered 288.So the number of them, with their brothers that were instructed in the songs of the LORD, even all that were cunning, was two hundred fourscore and eight.

And the number of them, with their brethren that were instructed in singing unto Jehovah, even all that were skilful, was two hundred fourscore and eight.

And the number of them after their brethren, those instructed to sing to God, every one that understood singing was two hundred and eighty-eight.

And the number of them, with their brethren that were instructed in the songs of Jehovah, all of them skilful, was two hundred and eighty-eight.

And the number of them, with their brethren that were instructed in singing unto the LORD, even all that were skilful, was two hundred fourscore and eight.

So the number of them, with their brethren that were instructed in the songs of the LORD, even all that were skillful, was two hundred and eighty eight.

The number of them, with their brothers who were instructed in singing to Yahweh, even all who were skillful, was two hundred eighty-eight.

And their number, with their brethren -- taught in the song of Jehovah, all who are intelligent -- is two hundred, eighty and eight.
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