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1 Chronicles 16

NLT 1 They brought the Ark of God and placed it inside the special tent David had prepared for it. And they presented burnt offerings and peace offerings to God. NIV 1 They brought the ark of God and set it inside the tent that David had pitched for it, and they presented burnt offerings and fellowship offerings before God. NLT 2 When he had finished his sacrifices, David blessed the people in the name of the . NIV 2 After David had finished sacrificing the burnt offerings and fellowship offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the LORD. NLT 3 Then he gave to every man and woman in all Israel a loaf of bread, a cake of dates, and a cake of raisins. NIV 3 Then he gave a loaf of bread, a cake of dates and a cake of raisins to each Israelite man and woman. NLT 4 David appointed the following Levites to lead the people in worship before the Ark of the —to invoke his blessings, to give thanks, and to praise the , the God of Israel. NIV 4 He appointed some of the Levites to minister before the ark of the LORD, to make petition, to give thanks, and to praise the LORD, the God of Israel: NLT 5 Asaph, the leader of this group, sounded the cymbals. Second to him was Zechariah, followed by Jeiel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Mattithiah, Eliab, Benaiah, Obed-edom, and Jeiel. They played the harps and lyres. NIV 5 Asaph was the chief, Zechariah second, then Jeiel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Mattithiah, Eliab, Benaiah, Obed-Edom and Jeiel. They were to play the lyres and harps, Asaph was to sound the cymbals, NLT 6 The priests, Benaiah and Jahaziel, played the trumpets regularly before the Ark of God’s Covenant. NIV 6 and Benaiah and Jahaziel the priests were to blow the trumpets regularly before the ark of the covenant of God. NLT 7 On that day David gave to Asaph and his fellow Levites this song of thanksgiving to the : NIV 7 That day David first committed to Asaph and his associates this psalm of thanks to the LORD: NLT 8 Give thanks to the and proclaim his greatness. Let the whole world know what he has done. NIV 8 Give thanks to the LORD, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done. NLT 9 Sing to him; yes, sing his praises. Tell everyone about his wonderful deeds. NIV 9 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts. NLT 10 Exult in his holy name; rejoice, you who worship the . NIV 10 Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the LORD rejoice. NLT 11 Search for the and for his strength; continually seek him. NIV 11 Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always. NLT 12 Remember the wonders he has performed, his miracles, and the rulings he has given, NIV 12 Remember the wonders he has done, his miracles, and the judgments he pronounced, NLT 13 you children of his servant Israel, you descendants of Jacob, his chosen ones. NIV 13 O descendants of Israel his servant, O sons of Jacob, his chosen ones. NLT 14 He is the our God. His justice is seen throughout the land. NIV 14 He is the LORD our God; his judgments are in all the earth. NLT 15 Remember his covenant forever— the commitment he made to a thousand generations. NIV 15 He remembers his covenant forever, the word he commanded, for a thousand generations, NLT 16 This is the covenant he made with Abraham and the oath he swore to Isaac. NIV 16 the covenant he made with Abraham, the oath he swore to Isaac. NLT 17 He confirmed it to Jacob as a decree, and to the people of Israel as a never-ending covenant: NIV 17 He confirmed it to Jacob as a decree, to Israel as an everlasting covenant: NLT 18 “I will give you the land of Canaan as your special possession.” NIV 18 "To you I will give the land of Canaan as the portion you will inherit." NLT 19 He said this when you were few in number, a tiny group of strangers in Canaan. NIV 19 When they were but few in number, few indeed, and strangers in it, NLT 20 They wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another. NIV 20 they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another. NLT 21 Yet he did not let anyone oppress them. He warned kings on their behalf: NIV 21 He allowed no man to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings: NLT 22 “Do not touch my chosen people, and do not hurt my prophets.” NIV 22 "Do not touch my anointed ones; do my prophets no harm." NLT 23 Let the whole earth sing to the ! Each day proclaim the good news that he saves. NIV 23 Sing to the LORD, all the earth; proclaim his salvation day after day. NLT 24 Publish his glorious deeds among the nations. Tell everyone about the amazing things he does. NIV 24 Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous deeds among all peoples. NLT 25 Great is the ! He is most worthy of praise! He is to be feared above all gods. NIV 25 For great is the LORD and most worthy of praise; he is to be feared above all gods. NLT 26 The gods of other nations are mere idols, but the made the heavens! NIV 26 For all the gods of the nations are idols, but the LORD made the heavens. NLT 27 Honor and majesty surround him; strength and joy fill his dwelling. NIV 27 Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and joy in his dwelling place. NLT 28 O nations of the world, recognize the , recognize that the is glorious and strong. NIV 28 Ascribe to the LORD, O families of nations, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength, NLT 29 Give to the the glory he deserves! Bring your offering and come into his presence. Worship the in all his holy splendor. NIV 29 ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name. Bring an offering and come before him; worship the LORD in the splendor of his holiness. NLT 30 Let all the earth tremble before him. The world stands firm and cannot be shaken. NIV 30 Tremble before him, all the earth! The world is firmly established; it cannot be moved. NLT 31 Let the heavens be glad, and the earth rejoice! Tell all the nations, “The reigns!” NIV 31 Let the heavens rejoice, let the earth be glad; let them say among the nations, "The LORD reigns!" NLT 32 Let the sea and everything in it shout his praise! Let the fields and their crops burst out with joy! NIV 32 Let the sea resound, and all that is in it; let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them! NLT 33 Let the trees of the forest sing for joy before the , for he is coming to judge the earth. NIV 33 Then the trees of the forest will sing, they will sing for joy before the LORD, for he comes to judge the earth. NLT 34 Give thanks to the , for he is good! His faithful love endures forever. NIV 34 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. NLT 35 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.” NIV 35 Cry out, "Save us, O God our Savior; gather us and deliver us from the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name, that we may glory in your praise." NLT 36 Praise the , the God of Israel, who lives from everlasting to everlasting! And all the people shouted “Amen!” and praised the . NIV 36 Praise be to the LORD, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting. Then all the people said "Amen" and "Praise the LORD." NLT 37 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. NIV 37 David left Asaph and his associates before the ark of the covenant of the LORD to minister there regularly, according to each day's requirements. NLT 38 This group included Obed-edom (son of Jeduthun), Hosah, and sixty-eight other Levites as gatekeepers. NIV 38 He also left Obed-Edom and his sixty-eight associates to minister with them. Obed-Edom son of Jeduthun, and also Hosah, were gatekeepers. NLT 39 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 . NIV 39 David left Zadok the priest and his fellow priests before the tabernacle of the LORD at the high place in Gibeon NLT 40 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. NIV 40 to present burnt offerings to the LORD on the altar of burnt offering regularly, morning and evening, in accordance with everything written in the Law of the LORD, which he had given Israel. NLT 41 David also appointed Heman, Jeduthun, and the others chosen by name to give thanks to the , for “his faithful love endures forever.” NIV 41 With them were Heman and Jeduthun and the rest of those chosen and designated by name to give thanks to the LORD, "for his love endures forever." NLT 42 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. NIV 42 Heman and Jeduthun were responsible for the sounding of the trumpets and cymbals and for the playing of the other instruments for sacred song. The sons of Jeduthun were stationed at the gate. NLT 43 Then all the people returned to their homes, and David turned and went home to bless his own family. NIV 43 Then all the people left, each for his own home, and David returned home to bless his family.