Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then will I go unto the altar of God, unto God my exceeding joy: yea, upon the harp will I praise thee, O God my God.
I shall come into Your house with burnt offerings; I shall pay You my vows,
What shall I render to the LORD For all His benefits toward me?
My exceeding joy
My lips will shout for joy when I sing praises to You; And my soul, which You have redeemed.
I will rejoice greatly in the LORD, My soul will exult in my God; For He has clothed me with garments of salvation, He has wrapped me with a robe of righteousness, As a bridegroom decks himself with a garland, And as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.
Though the fig tree should not blossom And there be no fruit on the vines, Though the yield of the olive should fail And the fields produce no food, Though the flock should be cut off from the fold And there be no cattle in the stalls,
And not only this, but we also exult in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received the reconciliation.
Awake, my glory! Awake, harp and lyre! I will awaken the dawn.
I will also praise You with a harp, Even Your truth, O my God; To You I will sing praises with the lyre, O Holy One of Israel.
Raise a song, strike the timbrel, The sweet sounding lyre with the harp.
2 Samuel 6:5
Meanwhile, David and all the house of Israel were celebrating before the LORD with all kinds of instruments made of fir wood, and with lyres, harps, tambourines, castanets and cymbals.
When He had taken the book, the four living creatures and the twenty-four elders fell down before the Lamb, each one holding a harp and golden bowls full of incense, which are the prayers of the saints.
O my God, my soul is in despair within me; Therefore I remember You from the land of the Jordan And the peaks of Hermon, from Mount Mizar.
When my anxious thoughts multiply within me, Your consolations delight my soul.