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Passage Lookup: 1 Chronicles 16:7-43

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1 Chronicles 16:7
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That day David first appointed Asaph and his associates to give praise(h) to the Lord in this manner:
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1 Chronicles 16:8
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Give praise(i) to the Lord , proclaim his name; make known among the nations(j) what he has done.
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1 Chronicles 16:9
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Sing to him, sing praise(k) to him; tell of all his wonderful acts.
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1 Chronicles 16:10
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Glory in his holy name;(l) let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice.
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1 Chronicles 16:11
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Look to the Lord and his strength; seek(m) his face always.
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1 Chronicles 16:12
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Remember(n) the wonders(o) he has done, his miracles,(p) and the judgments he pronounced,
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1 Chronicles 16:13
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you his servants, the descendants of Israel, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.
1 Chronicles 16:14
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He is the Lord our God; his judgments(q) are in all the earth.
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1 Chronicles 16:15
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He remembers[c](r) his covenant forever, the promise he made, for a thousand generations,
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1 Chronicles 16:16
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the covenant(s) he made with Abraham, the oath he swore to Isaac.
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1 Chronicles 16:17
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He confirmed it to Jacob(t) as a decree, to Israel as an everlasting covenant:
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1 Chronicles 16:18
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"To you I will give the land of Canaan(u) as the portion you will inherit."
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1 Chronicles 16:19
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When they were but few in number,(v) few indeed, and strangers in it,
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1 Chronicles 16:20
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they[d] wandered(w) from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another.
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1 Chronicles 16:21
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He allowed no one to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings:(x)
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1 Chronicles 16:22
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"Do not touch my anointed ones; do my prophets(y) no harm."
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1 Chronicles 16:23
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Sing to the Lord , all the earth; proclaim his salvation day after day.
1 Chronicles 16:24
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Declare his glory(z) among the nations, his marvelous deeds among all peoples.
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1 Chronicles 16:25
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For great is the Lord and most worthy of praise;(aa) he is to be feared(ab) above all gods.(ac)
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1 Chronicles 16:26
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For all the gods of the nations are idols, but the Lord made the heavens.(ad)
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1 Chronicles 16:27
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Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and joy are in his dwelling place.
1 Chronicles 16:28
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Ascribe to the Lord , all you families of nations, ascribe to the Lord glory and strength.(ae)
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1 Chronicles 16:29
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Ascribe to the Lord the glory due his name;(af) bring an offering and come before him. Worship the Lord in the splendor of his[e] holiness.(ag)
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1 Chronicles 16:30
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Tremble(ah) before him, all the earth! The world is firmly established; it cannot be moved.(ai)
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1 Chronicles 16:31
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Let the heavens rejoice, let the earth be glad;(aj) let them say among the nations, "The Lord reigns!(ak)"
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1 Chronicles 16:32
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Let the sea resound, and all that is in it;(al) let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them!
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1 Chronicles 16:33
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Let the trees(am) of the forest sing, let them sing for joy before the Lord , for he comes to judge(an) the earth.
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1 Chronicles 16:34
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Give thanks(ao) to the Lord , for he is good;(ap) his love endures forever.(aq)
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1 Chronicles 16:35
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Cry out, "Save us, God our Savior;(ar) gather us and deliver us from the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name, and glory in your praise."
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1 Chronicles 16:36
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Praise be to the Lord , the God of Israel,(as) from everlasting to everlasting. Then all the people said "Amen" and "Praise the Lord ."
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1 Chronicles 16:37
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David left Asaph and his associates before the ark of the covenant of the Lord to minister there regularly, according to each day's requirements.(at)
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1 Chronicles 16:38
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He also left Obed-Edom(au) and his sixty-eight associates to minister with them. Obed-Edom son of Jeduthun, and also Hosah,(av) were gatekeepers.
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1 Chronicles 16:39
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David left Zadok(aw) the priest and his fellow priests before the tabernacle of the Lord at the high place in Gibeon(ax)
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1 Chronicles 16:40
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to present burnt offerings to the Lord on the altar of burnt offering regularly, morning and evening, in accordance with everything written in the Law(ay) of the Lord , which he had given Israel.
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1 Chronicles 16:41
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With them were Heman(az) and Jeduthun and the rest of those chosen and designated by name to give thanks to the Lord , "for his love endures forever."
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1 Chronicles 16:42
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Heman and Jeduthun were responsible for the sounding of the trumpets and cymbals and for the playing of the other instruments for sacred song.(ba) The sons of Jeduthun(bb) were stationed at the gate.
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1 Chronicles 16:43
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Then all the people left, each for their own home, and David returned home to bless his family.
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