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1 Chronicles 16 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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A Tent for the Ark

(2Sa 6:17–19 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:1 - They brought in the ark of God, and set it in the midst of the tent that David had pitched for it: and they offered burnt offerings and peace-offerings before God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:2 - When David had made an end of offering the burnt offering and the peace-offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:3 - He dealt to everyone of Yisra'el, both man and woman, to every one a loaf of bread, and a portion of flesh, and a cake of raisins.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:4 - He appointed certain of the Levites to minister before the ark of the LORD, and to celebrate and to thank and praise the LORD, the God of Yisra'el:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:5 - Asaf the chief, and second to him Zekharyah, Ye`i'el, and Shemiramot, and Yechi'el, and Mattityah, and Eli'av, and Benayah, and Obed-edom, and Ye`i'el, with psalteries and with harps; and Asaf with cymbals, sounding aloud;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:6 - and Benayah and Yachazi'el the Kohanim with trumpets continually, before the ark of the covenant of God.
(Psa 96:1–13; 105:1–15; 106:1, 47, 48 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:7 - Then on that day David first ordained to give thanks to the LORD, by the hand of Asaf and his brothers.

Psalm of Thanksgiving

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:8 - Oh give thanks to the LORD, call on his name; Make known his doings among the peoples.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:9 - Sing to him, sing praises to him; Talk you of all his marvelous works.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:10 - Glory you in his holy name; Let the heart of them rejoice who seek the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:11 - Seek you the LORD and his strength; Seek his face forever more.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:12 - Remember his marvelous works that he has done, His wonders, and the judgments of his mouth,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:13 - You seed of Yisra'el his servant, You children of Ya`akov, his chosen ones.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:14 - He is the LORD our God; His judgments are in all the eretz.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:15 - Remember his covenant forever, The word which he commanded to a thousand generations,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:16 - The covenant which he made with Avraham, His oath to Yitzchak,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:17 - Confirmed the same to Ya`akov for a statute, To Yisra'el for an everlasting covenant,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:18 - Saying, To you will I give the land of Kana`an, The lot of your inheritance;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:19 - When you were but a few men in number, Yes, very few, and foreigners in it;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:20 - They went about from nation to nation, From one kingdom to another people.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:21 - He allowed no man to do them wrong; Yes, he reproved kings for their sakes,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:22 - Saying, Don't touch my anointed ones, Do my prophets no harm.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:23 - Sing to the LORD, all the eretz; Show forth his salvation from day to day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:24 - Declare his glory among the nations, His marvelous works among all the peoples.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:25 - For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: He also is to be feared above all gods.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:26 - For all the gods of the peoples are idols: But the LORD made the heavens.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:27 - Honor and majesty are before him: Strength and gladness are in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:28 - Ascribe to the LORD, you relatives of the peoples, Ascribe to the LORD glory and strength;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:29 - Ascribe to the LORD the glory due to his name: Bring an offering, and come before him: Worship the LORD in holy array.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:30 - Tremble before him, all the eretz: The world also is established that it can't be moved.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:31 - Let the heavens be glad, and let the eretz rejoice; Let them say among the nations, the LORD reigns.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:32 - Let the sea roar, and the fullness of it; Let the field exult, and all that is therein;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:33 - Then shall the trees of the wood sing for joy before the LORD; For he comes to judge the eretz.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:34 - Oh give thanks to the LORD; for he is good; For his lovingkindness endures forever.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:35 - Say you, Save us, God of our salvation, Gather us together and deliver us from the nations, To give thanks to your holy name, To triumph in your praise.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:36 - Blessed be the LORD, the God of Yisra'el, From everlasting even to everlasting. All the people said, Amein, and praised the LORD.

Worship before the Ark

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:37 - So he left there, before the ark of the covenant of the LORD, Asaf and his brothers, to minister before the ark continually, as every day's work required;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:38 - and Obed-edom with their brothers, sixty-eight; Obed-edom also the son of Yedutun and Hosah to be doorkeepers;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:39 - and Tzadok the Kohen, and his brothers the Kohanim, before the tent of the LORD in the high place that was at Giv`on,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:40 - to offer burnt offerings to the LORD on the altar of burnt offering continually morning and evening, even according to all that is written in the law of the LORD, which he commanded to Yisra'el;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:41 - and with them Heman and Yedutun, and the rest who were chosen, who were mentioned by name, to give thanks to the LORD, because his lovingkindness endures forever;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:42 - and with them Heman and Yedutun with trumpets and cymbals for those that should sound aloud, and with instruments for the songs of God; and the sons of Yedutun to be at the gate.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:43 - All the people departed every man to his house: and David returned to bless his house.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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