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Jos 6:4 (KJV) — And seven priests shall bear before the ark seven trumpets of rams' horns: and the seventh day ye shall compass the city seven times, and the priests shall blow with the trumpets.
Jos 6:4 (NASB) — "Also seven priests shall carry seven trumpets of rams' horns before the ark; then on the seventh day you shall march around the city seven times, and the priests shall blow the trumpets.
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|trumpets of rams'
||The words shopheroth hyyovelim, should rather be rendered jubilee, trumpets, i.e., such as were used on the jubilee, which were probably made of horn or silver: for the entrance of the Israelites into Canaan was indeed a jubilee to them (See Note on Lev 25:11): instead of the dreadful trumpet of war, they were ordered to sound the trumpet of joy, as already conquerors. Lev 25:9; Num 10:1-10; Jdg 7:7,8,15-22; 2Ch 13:12; 2Ch 20:17,19,21; Isa 27:13; Zec 4:6|
||Gen 2:3; Gen 7:2,3; Lev 4:6; Lev 14:16; Lev 25:8; Num 23:1; 1Ki 18:43; 2Ki 5:10; Job 42:8; Zec 4:2; Rev 1:4,20; Rev 5:1,6; Rev 8:2,6; Rev 10:3; Rev 15:1,7; Rev 16:1|
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