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Passage Lookup: 1 Chronicles 15:1-16:6

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1 Chronicles 15:1
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Now David built houses for himself in the city of David; and he prepared a place for the ark of God and (a)pitched a tent for it.
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1 Chronicles 15:2
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Then David said, "(b)No one is to carry the ark of God but the Levites; for the Lord chose them to carry the ark of God and to minister to Him forever."
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1 Chronicles 15:3
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And (c)David assembled all Israel at Jerusalem to bring up the ark of the Lord (d)to its place which he had prepared for it.
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1 Chronicles 15:4
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David gathered together the sons of Aaron and (e)the Levites:
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1 Chronicles 15:5
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of the sons of Kohath, Uriel the chief, and 120 of his [a]relatives;
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1 Chronicles 15:6
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of the sons of Merari, Asaiah the chief, and 220 of his relatives;
1 Chronicles 15:7
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of the sons of Gershom, Joel the chief, and 130 of his relatives;
1 Chronicles 15:8
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of the sons of Elizaphan, Shemaiah the chief, and 200 of his relatives;
1 Chronicles 15:9
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of the sons of Hebron, Eliel the chief, and 80 of his relatives;
1 Chronicles 15:10
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of the sons of Uzziel, Amminadab the chief, and 112 of his relatives.
1 Chronicles 15:11
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Then David called for (f)Zadok and (g)Abiathar the priests, and for the Levites, for Uriel, Asaiah, Joel, Shemaiah, Eliel and Amminadab,
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1 Chronicles 15:12
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and said to them, "You are the heads of the fathers' households of the Levites; (h)consecrate yourselves both you and your relatives, that you may bring up the ark of the Lord God of Israel (i)to the place that I have prepared for it.
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1 Chronicles 15:13
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(j)Because you did not carry it at the first, the Lord our God made an outburst on us, for we did not seek Him according to the ordinance."
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1 Chronicles 15:14
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(k)So the priests and the Levites consecrated themselves to bring up the ark of the Lord God of Israel.
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1 Chronicles 15:15
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The sons of (l)the Levites carried the ark of God on their shoulders with the poles thereon, as Moses had commanded according to the word of the Lord .
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1 Chronicles 15:16
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Then David spoke to the chiefs of the Levites (m)to appoint their relatives the singers, with instruments of music, harps, lyres, loud-sounding cymbals, to raise sounds of joy.
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1 Chronicles 15:17
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So (n)the Levites appointed Heman the son of Joel, and from his relatives, Asaph the son of Berechiah; and from the sons of Merari their relatives, Ethan the son of Kushaiah,
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1 Chronicles 15:18
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and with them their relatives of the second rank, Zechariah, [b]Ben, Jaaziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Unni, Eliab, Benaiah, Maaseiah, Mattithiah, Eliphelehu, Mikneiah, Obed-edom and Jeiel, the gatekeepers.
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1 Chronicles 15:19
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So the singers, Heman, Asaph and Ethan were appointed to sound aloud cymbals of bronze;
1 Chronicles 15:20
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and Zechariah, Aziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Unni, Eliab, Maaseiah and Benaiah, with [c]harps tuned to (o)alamoth;
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1 Chronicles 15:21
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and Mattithiah, Eliphelehu, Mikneiah, Obed-edom, Jeiel and Azaziah, to lead with [d]lyres tuned to (p)the sheminith.
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1 Chronicles 15:22
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Chenaniah, chief of the Levites, was in charge of the singing; he gave instruction in singing because he was skillful.
1 Chronicles 15:23
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Berechiah and Elkanah were gatekeepers for the ark.
1 Chronicles 15:24
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Shebaniah, Joshaphat, Nethanel, Amasai, Zechariah, Benaiah and Eliezer, the priests, (q)blew the trumpets before the ark of God. Obed-edom and Jehiah also were gatekeepers for the ark.
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1 Chronicles 15:25
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(r)So it was David, with the elders of Israel and the captains over thousands, who went to bring up the ark of the covenant of the Lord from (s)the house of Obed-edom with joy.
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1 Chronicles 15:26
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Because God was helping the Levites who were carrying the ark of the covenant of the Lord , they sacrificed (t)seven bulls and seven rams.
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1 Chronicles 15:27
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Now David was clothed with a robe of fine linen with all the Levites who were carrying the ark, and the singers and Chenaniah the leader of the singing with the singers. (u)David also wore an ephod of linen.
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1 Chronicles 15:28
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Thus all Israel brought up the ark of the covenant of the Lord with shouting, and with sound of the horn, with trumpets, with loud-sounding cymbals, with harps and lyres.
1 Chronicles 15:29
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It happened when the ark of the covenant of the Lord came to the city of David, that (v)Michal the daughter of Saul looked out of the window and saw King David leaping and celebrating; and she despised him in her heart.
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1 Chronicles 16:1
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And they brought in the ark of God and (a)placed it inside the tent which David had pitched for it, and they offered burnt offerings and peace offerings before God.
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1 Chronicles 16:2
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When David had finished offering the burnt offering and the peace offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the Lord .
1 Chronicles 16:3
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He distributed to everyone of Israel, both man and woman, to everyone a loaf of bread and a portion of meat and a raisin cake.
1 Chronicles 16:4
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He appointed some of the Levites as ministers before the ark of the Lord , even to celebrate and to thank and praise the Lord God of Israel:
1 Chronicles 16:5
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Asaph the chief, and second to him Zechariah, then [a]Jeiel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Mattithiah, Eliab, Benaiah, Obed-edom and Jeiel, with musical instruments, harps, lyres; also Asaph played loud-sounding cymbals,
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1 Chronicles 16:6
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and Benaiah and Jahaziel the priests blew trumpets continually before the ark of the covenant of God.
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