Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And even things without life giving sound, whether pipe or harp, except they give a distinction in the sounds, how shall it be known what is piped or harped?

Bible References

Things

1 Corinthians 13:1
If I speak with the tongues of men and of heavenly agents, but have not love, I have become sounding brass, or a clashing cymbal.

Except

1 Corinthians 14:8
For also if a trumpet gives an uncertain sound, who will prepare himself for battle?
Numbers 10:2
Make thee two trumpets of silver, of beaten work thou shall make them. And thou shall use them for the calling of the congregation, and for the journeying of the camps.
Matthew 11:17
and saying, We piped to you, and ye did not dance, we mourned to you, and ye did not beat the breast.
Luke 7:32
They are like children sitting in the marketplace, and calling to each other, and saying, We piped to you, and ye did not dance. We mourned to you, and ye did not weep.