1And they brought in the ark of God and set it inside the tent that David had pitched for it, and they offered burnt offerings and peace offerings before God. (
1Ch 15:1 David built houses for himself in the city of David. And he prepared a place for the ark of God and pitched a tent for it.
1Ch 15:1)2And when David had finished offering the burnt offerings and the peace offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the Lord3and distributed to all Israel, both men and women, to each a loaf of bread, a portion of meat,
1. Compare Septuagint, Syriac, Vulgate; the meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain
 and a cake of raisins.4Then he appointed some of the Levites as ministers before the ark of the Lord, to invoke, to thank, and to praise the Lord, the God of Israel.5Asaph was the chief, and second to him were Zechariah, Jeiel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Mattithiah, Eliab, Benaiah, Obed-edom, and Jeiel, who were to play harps and lyres; Asaph was to sound the cymbals, (
1Ch 6:39 and his brother Asaph, who stood on his right hand, namely, Asaph the son of Berechiah, son of Shimea,
1Ch 6:39)6and Benaiah and Jahaziel the priests were to blow trumpets regularly before the ark of the covenant of God.7Then on that day David first appointed that thanksgiving be sung to the Lord by Asaph and his brothers. (
2Sa 22:1 And David spoke to the Lord the words of this song on the day when the Lord delivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul.
Isa 12:4 And you will say in that day: “Give thanks to the Lord, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peoples, proclaim that his name is exalted.
Isa 12:4)9Sing to him, sing praises to him; tell of all his wondrous works!10Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice!11Seek the Lord and his strength; seek his presence continually! (
Ps 24:6 Such is the generation of those who seek him, who seek the face of the God of Jacob.
Ge 26:3 Sojourn in this land, and I will be with you and will bless you, for to you and to your offspring I will give all these lands, and I will establish the oath that I swore to Abraham your father.
De 26:5 “And you shall make response before the Lord your God, ‘A wandering Aramean was my father. And he went down into Egypt and sojourned there, few in number, and there he became a nation, great, mighty, and populous.
Ge 20:3 But God came to Abimelech in a dream by night and said to him, “Behold, you are a dead man because of the woman whom you have taken, for she is a man’s wife.”
Ge 20:3)22saying, “Touch not my anointed ones, do my prophets no harm!” (
Ge 20:7 Now then, return the man’s wife, for he is a prophet, so that he will pray for you, and you shall live. But if you do not return her, know that you shall surely die, you and all who are yours.”
Ge 20:7)23Sing to the Lord, all the earth! Tell of his salvation from day to day. (
Ps 96:1 Oh sing to the Lord a new song; sing to the Lord, all the earth!
Ps 96:1)24Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous works among all the peoples!25For great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised, and he is to be feared above all gods. (
Ps 95:3 For the Lord is a great God, and a great King above all gods.
Isa 42:5 Thus says God, the Lord, who created the heavens and stretched them out, who spread out the earth and what comes from it, who gives breath to the people on it and spirit to those who walk in it:
Jer 10:11 Thus shall you say to them: “The gods who did not make the heavens and the earth shall perish from the earth and from under the heavens.”
Jer 10:11)27Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and joy are in his place.28Ascribe to the Lord, O families of the peoples, ascribe to the Lord glory and strength! (
Ps 29:1 A Psalm of David. Ascribe to the Lord, O heavenly beings, ascribe to the Lord glory and strength.
Ps 29:1)29Ascribe to the Lord the glory due his name; bring an offering and come before him! Worship the Lord in the splendor of holiness;
1. Or in holy attire
Ps 110:3 Your people will offer themselves freely on the day of your power, in holy garments; from the womb of the morning, the dew of your youth will be yours.
Ps 110:3)30tremble before him, all the earth; yes, the world is established; it shall never be moved.31Let the heavens be glad, and let the earth rejoice, and let them say among the nations, “The Lord reigns!” (
Ps 93:1 The Lord reigns; he is robed in majesty; the Lord is robed; he has put on strength as his belt. Yes, the world is established; it shall never be moved.
Isa 52:7 How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness, who publishes salvation, who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.”
Re 11:15 Then the seventh angel blew his trumpet, and there were loud voices in heaven, saying, “The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom of our Lord and of his Christ, and he shall reign forever and ever.”
Re 19:6 Then I heard what seemed to be the voice of a great multitude, like the roar of many waters and like the sound of mighty peals of thunder, crying out, “Hallelujah! For the Lord our God the Almighty reigns.
Re 19:6)32Let the sea roar, and all that fills it; let the field exult, and everything in it! (
Ps 98:7 Let the sea roar, and all that fills it; the world and those who dwell in it!
Ps 98:7)33Then shall the trees of the forest sing for joy before the Lord, for he comes to judge the earth.34Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever!35Say also: “Save us, O God of our salvation, and gather and deliver us from among the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name and glory in your praise. (
Ps 106:47 Save us, O Lord our God, and gather us from among the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name and glory in your praise.
Ps 106:47)36Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting!” Then all the people said, “Amen!” and praised the Lord. (
De 27:15 “‘Cursed be the man who makes a carved or cast metal image, an abomination to the Lord, a thing made by the hands of a craftsman, and sets it up in secret.’ And all the people shall answer and say, ‘Amen.’
2Ch 31:16 except those enrolled by genealogy, males from three years old and upward—all who entered the house of the Lord as the duty of each day required—for their service according to their offices, by their divisions.
1Ch 25:1 David and the chiefs of the service also set apart for the service the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Jeduthun, who prophesied with lyres, with harps, and with cymbals. The list of those who did the work and of their duties was:
1Ch 25:3 Of Jeduthun, the sons of Jeduthun: Gedaliah, Zeri, Jeshaiah, Shimei, Hashabiah, and Mattithiah, six, under the direction of their father Jeduthun, who prophesied with the lyre in thanksgiving and praise to the Lord.
1Ch 25:6 They were all under the direction of their father in the music in the house of the Lord with cymbals, harps, and lyres for the service of the house of God. Asaph, Jeduthun, and Heman were under the order of the king.
2Ch 5:13 and it was the duty of the trumpeters and singers to make themselves heard in unison in praise and thanksgiving to the Lord), and when the song was raised, with trumpets and cymbals and other musical instruments, in praise to the Lord, “For he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever,” the house, the house of the Lord, was filled with a cloud,
2Ch 7:3 When all the people of Israel saw the fire come down and the glory of the Lord on the temple, they bowed down with their faces to the ground on the pavement and worshiped and gave thanks to the Lord, saying, “For he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever.”
2Ch 7:6 The priests stood at their posts; the Levites also, with the instruments for music to the Lord that King David had made for giving thanks to the Lord—for his steadfast love endures forever—whenever David offered praises by their ministry; opposite them the priests sounded trumpets, and all Israel stood.
2Ch 20:21 And when he had taken counsel with the people, he appointed those who were to sing to the Lord and praise him in holy attire, as they went before the army, and say, “Give thanks to the Lord, for his steadfast love endures forever.”
Ezr 3:11 And they sang responsively, praising and giving thanks to the Lord, “For he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever toward Israel.” And all the people shouted with a great shout when they praised the Lord, because the foundation of the house of the Lord was laid.
Jer 33:11 the voice of mirth and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom and the voice of the bride, the voices of those who sing, as they bring thank offerings to the house of the Lord: “‘Give thanks to the Lord of hosts, for the Lord is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!’ For I will restore the fortunes of the land as at first, says the Lord.
Jer 33:11)42Heman and Jeduthun had trumpets and cymbals for the music and instruments for sacred song. The sons of Jeduthun were appointed to the gate. (
1Ch 25:7 The number of them along with their brothers, who were trained in singing to the Lord, all who were skillful, was 288.
2Ch 29:27 Then Hezekiah commanded that the burnt offering be offered on the altar. And when the burnt offering began, the song to the Lord began also, and the trumpets, accompanied by the instruments of David king of Israel.
2Ch 29:27)43Then all the people departed each to his house, and David went home to bless his household. (
2Sa 6:19 and distributed among all the people, the whole multitude of Israel, both men and women, a cake of bread, a portion of meat, and a cake of raisins to each one. Then all the people departed, each to his house.