Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Moreover David and the captains of the host separated to the service of the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Jeduthun, who should prophesy with harps, with psalteries, and with cymbals: and the number of the workmen according to their service was:

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The captains

1 Chronicles 12:28
And Zadok, a young man, a mighty warrior of strength, and the house of his father: twenty-two commanders.
1 Chronicles 23:2
And he assembled all the commanders of Israel and the priests and the Levites.
1 Chronicles 24:5
They divided them by lot {all alike}, for they were commanders of the sanctuary and commanders of God from among the sons of Eleazar and the sons of Ithamar.
2 Chronicles 23:1
And in the seventh year Jehoiada strengthened himself and took with him into a covenant [relationship] the commanders of hundreds: Azariah the son of Jeroham, Ishmael the son of Jehohanan, Azariah the son of Obed, Maaseiah the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zicri.


1 Chronicles 25:3
Of Jeduthun, the sons of Jeduthun: Gedaliah, Zeri, Jeshaiah, Heshabiah, and Mattithiah, six, under the hands of their father Jeduthun, who prophesied with the stringed instrument with thanksgiving and praise to Yahweh.
1 Samuel 10:5
After this, you will come to the Gibeah of God, where there are sentries of [the] Philistines. {Just as you enter} the town there, you will meet a procession of prophets coming down from the high place, with harp, tambourine, flute, and zither before them, and they will be prophesying.
2 Kings 3:15
But now, bring me a musician." It happened that at the moment the musician played, the hand of Yahweh came upon him.
1 Corinthians 14:24
But if all prophesy, and some unbeliever or outsider enters, he is convicted by all, he is judged by all,

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1 Chronicles 15:19
Now the singers, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan, [were] to sound bronze cymbals;
Psalm 98:5
Sing praises to Yahweh with lyre, with lyre and melodious sound.