Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord;

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To yourselves

Acts 16:25
Now about midnight, Paul and Silas were praying [and] singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them.
1 Corinthians 14:26
{Therefore what should you do}, brothers? Whenever you come together, each one of you has a psalm, has a teaching, has a revelation, has a tongue, has an interpretation. All [things] must be [done] for edification.
Colossians 3:16
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another with all wisdom, with psalms, hymns, [and] spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God,
James 5:13
Is anyone among you suffering misfortune? He should pray. Is anyone cheerful? He should sing praise.


Psalm 47:7
For God [is] king of all the earth. Sing praises with understanding.
Psalm 62:8
Trust him at all times, O people; pour out before him your heart. God [is] a refuge for us. Selah
Psalm 86:12
I will give you thanks, O Lord my God, with all my heart, and glorify your name forever,
Psalm 105:3
Boast about his holy name. Let the heart of those who seek Yahweh rejoice.
Psalm 147:7
Sing to Yahweh with thanksgiving; sing praises to our God with lyre,
Isaiah 65:14
Look! My servants shall shout {for joy}, but you, you shall cry out {for pain} and howl {for sadness}.
Matthew 15:8
'This people honors me with their lips, but their heart is far, far away from me,
John 4:23
But an hour is coming--and now is [here]--when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for indeed the Father seeks such [people] [to be] his worshipers.

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Psalm 81:2
Lift up a song and strike [the] tambourine, [the] pleasant lyre, together with [the] harp.
Isaiah 24:9
They do not drink wine with song; strong drink is bitter to those who drink it.