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  • Coins with Musical Instruments. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Gloria in Excelsis (A-Z entry)

    A liturgical hymn based on the angels ' song of Luke 2: 14 ; in early and medieval times of the Church it formed ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • hallel (A-Z entry)

    The hymn of praise sung by Jesus and the eleven disciples after the Lord's Supper ( Mark 14: 26

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • harp (A-Z entry)

    The Hebrews had a family of stringed instruments under the general category of harp. They included psalteries, lyres, lutes, and dulcimers. The psaltery was ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • hymn (A-Z entry)

    Broadly, a spiritual theme which could be sung, as were the psalms in the Temple . Jesus and the Eleven sang a hymn, the ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    Unique in the Bible, this collection of songs sensitively touches several major chords in the love life of a young man and a maiden. ...

    Source: The Oxford Study Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    The three most substantial of many additions to the Hebrew- Aramaic text of Daniel are: The Prayer of Azariah and The Song of the ...

    Source: The Oxford Study Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    The prophet * Habakkuk is primarily concerned about believing in God's just rule over a world that appears to be overwhelmingly unjust. In this ...

    Source: The Access Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    The Prayer of Azariah and the Song of the Three Young Jews are placed between Dan 3.23 and 3.24 in two Greek versions of ...

    Source: The Access Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    After a hymnic address that culminates with a celebration of God's mercy ( v. 6 ; see merciful and mercies in vv. 6–7 sin ...

    Source: The Access Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    Luke is the third of the Synoptic Gospels. * Early interpreters recognized that Matthew, Mark, and Luke were so closely related that they should ...

    Source: The Access Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    A. Problems of Interpretation. 1. Interpretation of the Psalms is not simple. This will surprise many people, for some of the psalms are the ...

    Source: The Oxford Bible Commentary

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    In the psalms there are many voices, from various times and places, from Joshua to Ezra, and from Jerusalem to Babylon. Gathered by unknown ...

    Source: The Oxford Study Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    The Psalms is a collection of 150 songs of praise, prayers, and spiritual poems. All or parts of the book may have served as ...

    Source: The Access Bible

  • King David Playing the Bells. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Magnificat (A-Z entry)

    Latin for ‘magnifies’, the first word of the canticle or psalm of Mary ( Luke 1: 46–55 ) expressing her joy at being chosen ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Miriam (A-Z entry)

    Sister of Moses and Aaron . Miriam is presumably the sister who watches over Moses in the bulrushes in the story in Exodus ( ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Mourning (A-Z entry)

    Death was the supreme cause for grief, and around this ultimate tragic event elaborate mourning customs and practices arose that were more or less ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • mourning customs (A-Z entry)

    Death in the OT is not a private matter for the bereaved family. Job 's calamities brought in friends and weeping neighbours for a ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • music (A-Z entry)

    Hebrews had no talent for the visual arts, but they compensated for that with a variety of singing and instrumental music, and the narrative ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

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