Then Miriam the prophetess, Aaron's sister, took a tambourine in her hand, and all the women followed her with tambourines and dancing.
Cross ReferencesGenesis 31:27
Why did you run away secretly and deceive me, without even telling me? I would have sent you away with joy and singing, with tambourines and harps.
And his sister stood at a distance to see what would happen to him.
and Amram's wife was named Jochebed. She was also a descendant of Levi, born to Levi in Egypt. To Amram she bore Aaron, Moses, and their sister Miriam.
And when Jephthah returned home to Mizpah, there was his daughter coming out to meet him with tambourines and dancing! She was his only child; he had no son or daughter besides her.
and watch. When you see the daughters of Shiloh come out to perform their dances, each of you is to come out of the vineyards, catch for himself a wife from the daughters of Shiloh, and go to the land of Benjamin.
1 Samuel 18:6
As the troops were returning home after David had killed the Philistine, the women came out of all the cities of Israel to meet King Saul with singing and dancing, with joyful songs, and with tambourines and other musical instruments.
2 Samuel 1:20
Tell it not in Gath; proclaim it not in the streets of Ashkelon, lest the daughters of the Philistines rejoice, and the daughters of the uncircumcised exult.
2 Samuel 6:14
And David, wearing a linen ephod, danced with all his might before the LORD,
1 Chronicles 6:3
The children of Amram: Aaron, Moses, and Miriam. The sons of Aaron: Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.
1 Chronicles 15:16
David also told the leaders of the Levites to appoint their relatives as singers to raise their voices with joy, accompanied by musical instruments--harps, lyres, and cymbals.
You turned my mourning into dancing; You peeled off my sackcloth and clothed me with joy,
The Lord gives the command; a great company of women proclaim it:
The singers lead the way, the musicians follow after, among the maidens playing tambourines.
Lift up a song, strike the tambourine, play the sweet-sounding harp and lyre.
Let them praise His name with dancing, and make music to Him with tambourine and harp.
Praise Him with tambourine and dancing; praise Him with the strings and flute.
a time to weep and a time to laugh, a time to mourn and a time to dance,
Again I will build you, and you will be rebuilt, O Virgin Israel. Again you will take up your tambourines and go out in joyful dancing.
For I brought you up from the land of Egypt and redeemed you from the house of bondage. I sent Moses before you, as well as Aaron and Miriam.
Chapter Outline1. The song of Moses, Miriam, and Israel on their deliverance
22. The people want water in the desert
23. The waters at Marah are bitter,
24. they murmur,
25. Moses prays, and sweetens the waters by God's direction
27. They encamp at Elim, where are twelve wells, and seventy palm trees
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Samuel 10:5
2 Kings 22:14
1 Corinthians 11:5
1 Corinthians 14:34
1 Samuel 18:6
2 Samuel 6:5, 14, 16
Psalm 68:11, 25
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