New International Version
In front are the singers, after them the musicians; with them are the young women playing the timbrels.
King James Bible
The singers went before, the players on instruments followed after; among them were the damsels playing with timbrels.
Darby Bible Translation
The singers went before, the players on stringed instruments after, in the midst of maidens playing on tabrets.
World English Bible
The singers went before, the minstrels followed after, in the midst of the ladies playing with tambourines,
Young's Literal Translation
Singers have been before, Behind are players on instruments, In the midst virgins playing with timbrels.
Psalm 68:25 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The singers went before - This verse appears to be a description of the procession.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryThe Burden-Bearing God
'Blessed be the Lord, who daily loadeth us with benefits.'--(A.V.). 'Blessed be the Lord, who daily beareth our burden.' --PSALM lxviii. 19 (R.V.). The difference between these two renderings seems to be remarkable, and a person ignorant of any language but our own might find it hard to understand how any one sentence was susceptible of both. But the explanation is extremely simple. The important words in the Authorised Version, 'with benefits,' are a supplement, having nothing to represent them …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Rejoicing Before God.
Of the Three Woe Trumpets.
Letter Xlii to the Illustrious Youth, Geoffrey De Perrone, and his Comrades.
Then Miriam the prophet, Aaron's sister, took a timbrel in her hand, and all the women followed her, with timbrels and dancing.
When Jephthah returned to his home in Mizpah, who should come out to meet him but his daughter, dancing to the sound of timbrels! She was an only child. Except for her he had neither son nor daughter.
1 Samuel 18:6
When the men were returning home after David had killed the Philistine, the women came out from all the towns of Israel to meet King Saul with singing and dancing, with joyful songs and with timbrels and lyres.
1 Chronicles 13:8
David and all the Israelites were celebrating with all their might before God, with songs and with harps, lyres, timbrels, cymbals and trumpets.
1 Chronicles 15:6
from the descendants of Merari, Asaiah the leader and 220 relatives;
Sing praises to God, sing praises; sing praises to our King, sing praises.
As they make music they will sing, "All my fountains are in you."
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