Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And it came to pass as they came, when David was returned from the slaughter of the Philistine, that the women came out of all cities of Israel, singing and dancing, to meet king Saul, with tabrets, with joy, and with instruments of musick.

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Bible References

The women

Exodus 15:20
And Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dances.
Judges 11:34
And Jephthah came to Mizpah unto his house; and, behold, his daughter came out to meet him with timbrels and with dances: and she was his only child; besides her he had neither son nor daughter.
Psalm 68:25
The singers went before, the minstrels followed after, In the midst of the damsels playing with timbrels.
Jeremiah 31:11
For Jehovah hath ransomed Jacob, and redeemed him from the hand of him that was stronger than he.

General references

1 Samuel 29:5
Is not this David, of whom they sang one to another in dances, saying, Saul hath slain his thousands, And David his ten thousands?