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Music


1. Early invention of. Ge 4:21.

2. Divided into

a. Vocal. 2Sa 19:35; Ac 16:25.

b. Instrumental. Da 6:18.

3. Designed to promote joy. Ec 2:8,10.

4. Vanity of all unsanctified. Ec 2:8,11.

5. Considered efficacious in mental disorders. 1Sa 16:14-17,23.

6. Effects produced on the prophets of old by. 1Sa 10:5,6; 2Ki 3:15.

7. Instruments of

a. Cymbals. 1Ch 16:5; Ps 150:5.

b. Cornet. Ps 98:6; Ho 5:8.

c. Dulcimer. Da 3:5.

d. Flute. Da 3:5.

e. Harp. Ps 137:2; Eze 26:13.

f. Organ. Ge 4:21; Job 21:12; Ps 150:4.

g. Pipe. 1Ki 1:40; Isa 5:12; Jer 48:36.

h. Psaltery. Ps 33:2; 71:22.

i. Sackbut. Da 3:5.

j. Tabret. 1Sa 10:5; Isa 24:8.

k. Timbrel. Ex 15:20; Ps 68:25.

l. Trumpet. 2Ki 11:14; 2Ch 29:27.

m. Viol. Isa 14:11; Am 5:23.

n. Made of fir wood. 2Sa 6:5.

o. Made of almug wood. 1Ki 10:12.

p. Made of brass. 1Co 13:1.

q. Made of silver. Nu 10:2.

r. Made of horns of animals. Jos 6:8.

s. Many, with strings. Ps 33:2; 150:4.

t. Early invention of. Ge 4:21.

u. Invented by David. 1Ch 23:5; 2Ch 7:6.

v. The Jews celebrated for inventing. Am 6:5.

w. Often expensively ornamented. Eze 28:13.

x. Great diversity of. Ec 2:8.

8. Appointed to be used in the temple. 1Ch 16:4-6; 23:5,6; 25:1; 2Ch 29:25.

9. Custom of sending away friends with. Ge 31:27.

10. The Jews used

a. In sacred processions. 2Sa 6:4,5,15; 1Ch 13:6-8; 15:27,28.

b. At laying foundation of temple. Ezr 3:9,10.

c. At consecration of temple. 2Ch 5:11-13.

d. At coronation of kings. 2Ch 23:11,13.

e. At dedication of city walls. Ne 12:27,28.

f. To celebrate victories. Ex 15:20; 1Sa 18:6,7.

g. In religious feasts. 2Ch 30:21.

h. In private entertainments. Isa 5:12; Am 6:5.

i. In dances. Mt 11:17; Lu 15:25.

j. In funeral ceremonies. Mt 9:23.

k. In commemorating great men. 2Ch 35:25.

11. Used in idol worship. Da 3:5.

12. The movements of armies regulated by. Jos 6:8; 1Co 14:8.

13. Generally put aside in times of affliction. Ps 137:2-4; Da 6:18.

14. Illustrative

a. Of joy and gladness. Zep 3:17; Eph 5:19.

b. Of heavenly felicity. Re 5:8,9.

c. (Ceasing of,) of calamities. Isa 24:8,9; Re 18:22.