Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now his elder son was in the field: and as he came and drew nigh to the house, he heard musick and dancing.

Bible References

His

Luke 15:11
And He said, “A man had two sons.

He

Luke 7:32
They are like children who sit in the market place and call to one another, and they say, ‘We played the flute for you, and you did not dance; we sang a dirge, and you did not weep.’
Exodus 15:20
Miriam the prophetess, Aaron’s sister, took the timbrel in her hand, and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dancing.
2 Samuel 6:14
And David was dancing before the Lord with all his might, and David was wearing a linen ephod.
Psalm 30:11
You have turned for me my mourning into dancing;
You have loosed my sackcloth and girded me with gladness,
Psalm 126:1
A Song of Ascents.
When the Lord brought back the captive ones of Zion,
We were like those who dream.
Psalm 149:3
Let them praise His name with dancing;
Let them sing praises to Him with timbrel and lyre.
Psalm 150:4
Praise Him with timbrel and dancing;
Praise Him with stringed instruments and pipe.
Ecclesiastes 3:4
A time to weep and a time to laugh;
A time to mourn and a time to dance.
Jeremiah 31:4
Again I will build you and you will be rebuilt,
O virgin of Israel!
Again you will take up your tambourines,
And go forth to the dances of the merrymakers.