Cry out, “Save us, O God of our salvation! Gather and rescue us from among the nations, so we can thank your holy name and rejoice and praise you.”
Praise the , the God of Israel, who lives from everlasting to everlasting! And all the people shouted “Amen!” and praised the .
David arranged for Asaph and his fellow Levites to serve regularly before the Ark of the ’s Covenant, doing whatever needed to be done each day.
This group included Obed-edom (son of Jeduthun), Hosah, and sixty-eight other Levites as gatekeepers.
Meanwhile, David stationed Zadok the priest and his fellow priests at the Tabernacle of the at the place of worship in Gibeon, where they continued to minister before the .
They sacrificed the regular burnt offerings to the each morning and evening on the altar set aside for that purpose, obeying everything written in the Law of the , as he had commanded Israel.
David also appointed Heman, Jeduthun, and the others chosen by name to give thanks to the , for “his faithful love endures forever.”
They used their trumpets, cymbals, and other instruments to accompany their songs of praise to God. And the sons of Jeduthun were appointed as gatekeepers.
References for 1 Chronicles 16:42
Then all the people returned to their homes, and David turned and went home to bless his own family.