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 will go into thy house with burnt offerings; I will pay thee my vows,
What shall I render unto the LORD for all his benefits toward me?
My exceeding joy
My lips shall greatly rejoice when I sing praises unto thee and my soul, which thou hast ransomed.
I will greatly rejoice in the LORD; my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he has clothed me with the garments of saving health; he has surrounded me with the robe of righteousness; as a bridegroom he has arrayed me, and as a bride made up of his jewels.
Because the fig tree shall not blossom, neither shall fruit be on the vines; the labour of the olive shall lie, and the cultivated fields shall yield no food; the sheep shall be cut off from the fold, and there shall be no herd in the stalls:
And not only this, but we even glory in God through our Lord Jesus, the Christ, by whom we have now received the reconciliation.
Awake, my glory; awake, psaltery and harp; I myself will arise early.
I will also praise thee with an instrument of the psaltery, O my God; unto thee will I sing thy truth with the harp, O thou Holy One of Israel.
Take the song and play the timbrel, the harp of joy with the psaltery.
2 Samuel 6:5
And David and all the house of Israel danced before the LORD with all manner of instruments made of fir wood, even on harps and on psalteries and on timbrels and on cornets and on cymbals.
And when he had taken the book, the four animals and the twenty-four elders fell on their faces before the Lamb, each one of them having harps, and golden vials full of incense, which are the prayers of saints.
O my God, my soul is cast down within me; therefore I will remember thee from the land of Jordan, and of the Hermonites, from the mountain of Mizar.
In the multitude of my thoughts within me, thy comforts delight my soul.