Harp

-A stringed instrument of music Isaiah 38:20; Ezekiel 33:32; Hab 3:19

-With three strings (margin) 1 Samuel 18:6

-Ten strings Psalm 33:2; 92:3; 144:9; 150:4

-Originated with Jubal Genesis 4:21

-Made of almug wood 1 Kings 10:12

-David skillful in manipulating 1 Samuel 16:16, 23

-Used in worship 1 Samuel 10:5; 1 Chronicles 16:5; 25:1-7; 2 Chronicles 5:12, 13; 29:25;

Psalm 33:2; 43:4; 49:4; 57:8; 71:22; 81:2; 92:3; 98:5; 108:2; 147:7; 149:3; 150:3

-Used, in national jubilees, after the triumph over Goliath, (margin) 1 Samuel 18:6

-Over the armies of Ammon and Moab 2 Chronicles 20:28 with 2 Chronicles 20:20-29

-When the new walls of Jerusalem were dedicated Nehemiah 12:27, 36

-Used in festivities Genesis 31:27; Job 21:11, 12; Isaiah 5:12; 23:16; 24:8; 30:32; Ezekiel

26:13; Revelation 18:22

-In mourning Job 30:31

-Discordant 1 Corinthians 14:7

-Hung on the willows by the captive Jews Psalm 137:2

-Heard in heaven, in John\'s apocalyptic vision Revelation 5:8; 14:2; 15:2

-The symbol used in the psalmody to indicate when the harp was to be introduced in the

music was \"Neginoth.\" See titles of Psalm 4; 6; 54; 55; 61; 67; 76


Printer Friendly Format  
Show comment form