When the builders had laid the foundation of the temple of the LORD, the priests in their apparel with trumpets, and the Levites (the sons of Asaph) with cymbals, took their positions to praise the LORD, as King David of Israel had prescribed.
Cross References1 Chronicles 6:31
These are the men David put in charge of the music in the house of the LORD after the ark rested there.
1 Chronicles 25:1
Additionally, David and the commanders of the army set apart some of the sons of Asaph, Heman, and Jeduthun to prophesy with the accompaniment of lyres, harps, and cymbals. The following is the list of the men who performed this service:
So this Sheshbazzar came and laid the foundation of the house of God in Jerusalem, and from that time until now it has been under construction, but is not yet completed."
Praise Him with clashing cymbals; praise Him with resounding cymbals.
Now consider carefully from this day forward: Before one stone was placed on another in the temple of the LORD,
So he said to me, "This is the word of the LORD to Zerubbabel: Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit, says the LORD of Hosts.
What are you, O great mountain? Before Zerubbabel you will become a plain. Then he will bring forth the capstone accompanied by shouts of 'Grace, grace to it!'"
And you are to tell him that this is what the LORD of Hosts says: 'Behold, a man whose name is the Branch, and He will branch out from His place and build the temple of the LORD.
by asking the priests of the house of the LORD of Hosts as well as the prophets, "Should I weep and fast in the fifth month, as I have done these many years?"
Chapter Outline1. The altar is set up
4. Offerings renewed
7. Workmen employed in preparing materials
8. The foundations of the temple are laid in great joy and mourning
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
when the builders
1 Samuel 22:18
1 Chronicles 15:27
1 Chronicles 15:24
1 Chronicles 16:5, 6, 42
the sons of Asaph
1 Chronicles 6:39
1 Chronicles 16:37
1 Chronicles 25:1-7
2 Chronicles 35:15
after the ordinance
1 Chronicles 6:31
1 Chronicles 16:4-7
1 Chronicles 23:5
2 Chronicles 29:25, 26
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