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
But about midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them.
1 Corinthians 14:26
What is it then, brothers? When you come together, each one of you has a psalm, has a teaching, has a revelation, has another language, has an interpretation. Let all things be done to build each other up.
Colossians 3:16
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly; in all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your heart to the Lord.
James 5:13
Is any among you suffering? Let him pray. Is any cheerful? Let him sing praises.


Psalm 47:7
For God is the King of all the earth. Sing praises with understanding.
Psalm 62:8
Trust in him at all times, you people. Pour out your heart before him. God is a refuge for us. Selah.
Psalm 86:12
I will praise you, Lord my God, with my whole heart. I will glorify your name forevermore.
Psalm 105:3
Glory in his holy name. Let the heart of those who seek Yahweh rejoice.
Psalm 147:7
Sing to Yahweh with thanksgiving. Sing praises on the harp to our God,
Isaiah 65:14
behold, my servants shall sing for joy of heart, but you shall cry for sorrow of heart, and shall wail for anguish of spirit.
Matthew 15:8
'These people draw near to me with their mouth, and honor me with their lips; but their heart is far from me.
John 4:23
But the hour comes, and now is, when the true worshippers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father seeks such to be his worshippers.

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Psalm 81:2
Raise a song, and bring here the tambourine, the pleasant lyre with the harp.
Isaiah 24:9
They will not drink wine with a song. Strong drink will be bitter to those who drink it.