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1 Chronicles 16

NIRV 1 The ark of God was brought into Jerusalem. It was put in the tent David had set up for it. The priests brought burnt offerings and friendship 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. NIRV 2 After David finished sacrificing those offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the Lord. NIV 2 After David had finished sacrificing the burnt offerings and fellowship offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the LORD. NIRV 3 He gave to each Israelite man and woman a loaf of bread. He also gave each one a date cake and a raisin cake. NIV 3 Then he gave a loaf of bread, a cake of dates and a cake of raisins to each Israelite man and woman. NIRV 4 He appointed some of the Levites to serve in front of the ark of the Lord. David wanted them to pray, give thanks and praise the Lord. He is the God of Israel. NIV 4 He appointed some of the Levites to minister before the ark of the LORD, to extol, thank, and praise the LORD, the God of Israel: NIRV 5 Asaph was the leader of those Levites. Zechariah was next. Then came Jeiel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Mattithiah, Eliab, Benaiah, Obed-Edom and Jeiel. They played the lyres and harps. Asaph played the cymbals. NIV 5 Asaph was the chief, and next to him in rank were Zechariah, then Jaaziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Mattithiah, Eliab, Benaiah, Obed-Edom and Jeiel. They were to play the lyres and harps, Asaph was to sound the cymbals, NIRV 6 The priests Benaiah and Jahaziel blew the trumpets. They blew them at regular times in front of the ark of the covenant of God. NIV 6 and Benaiah and Jahaziel the priests were to blow the trumpets regularly before the ark of the covenant of God. NIRV 7 That day was the first time David gave Asaph and his helpers this psalm of thanks to the Lord. NIV 7 That day David first appointed Asaph and his associates to give praise to the LORD in this manner: NIRV 8 Give thanks to the Lord. Worship him. Tell the nations what he has done. NIV 8 Give praise to the LORD, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done. NIRV 9 Sing to him. Sing praise to him. Tell about all of the wonderful things he has done. NIV 9 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts. NIRV 10 Praise him, because his name is holy. Let the hearts of those who trust in the LORD be glad. NIV 10 Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the LORD rejoice. NIRV 11 Look to the LORD and to his strength. Always look to him. NIV 11 Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always. NIRV 12 Remember the wonderful things he has done. Remember his miracles and how he judged our enemies. NIV 12 Remember the wonders he has done, his miracles, and the judgments he pronounced, NIRV 13 Remember what he has done, you children of his servant Israel. Remember it, you people of Jacob. You are God's chosen ones. NIV 13 you his servants, the descendants of Israel, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob. NIRV 14 He is the LORD our God. He judges the whole earth. NIV 14 He is the LORD our God; his judgments are in all the earth. NIRV 15 He will keep his covenant forever. He will keep his promise for all time to come. NIV 15 He remembers his covenant forever, the promise he made, for a thousand generations, NIRV 16 He will keep the covenant he made with Abraham. He will keep the oath he took when he made his promise to Isaac. NIV 16 the covenant he made with Abraham, the oath he swore to Isaac. NIRV 17 He made it stand as a law for Jacob. He made it stand as a covenant for Israel. It will last forever. NIV 17 He confirmed it to Jacob as a decree, to Israel as an everlasting covenant: NIRV 18 He said, "I will give you the land of Canaan. It will belong to you." NIV 18 “To you I will give the land of Canaan as the portion you will inherit.” NIRV 19 At first there weren't very many of God's people. There were only a few. And they were strangers in the land. NIV 19 When they were but few in number, few indeed, and strangers in it, NIRV 20 They wandered from nation to nation. They wandered from one kingdom to another. NIV 20 they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another. NIRV 21 But God didn't allow anyone to beat them down. To keep them safe, he gave a command to kings. NIV 21 He allowed no one to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings: NIRV 22 He said to them, "Do not touch my anointed ones. Do not harm my prophets." NIV 22 “Do not touch my anointed ones; do my prophets no harm.” NIRV 23 All you people of the earth, sing to the Lord. Day after day tell about how he saves us. NIV 23 Sing to the LORD, all the earth; proclaim his salvation day after day. NIRV 24 Tell the nations about his glory. Tell all people about the wonderful things he has done. NIV 24 Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous deeds among all peoples. NIRV 25 The LORD is great. He is really worthy of praise. People should have respect for him as the greatest God of all. NIV 25 For great is the LORD and most worthy of praise; he is to be feared above all gods. NIRV 26 All of the gods of the nations are like their statues. They can't do anything. But the LORD made the heavens. NIV 26 For all the gods of the nations are idols, but the LORD made the heavens. NIRV 27 Glory and majesty are all around him. Strength and joy can be seen in the place where he lives. NIV 27 Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and joy are in his dwelling place. NIRV 28 Praise the Lord, all you nations. Praise the LORD for his glory and strength. NIV 28 Ascribe to the LORD, all you families of nations, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength. NIRV 29 Praise the LORD for the glory that belongs to him. Bring an offering and come to him. Worship the LORD because of his beauty and holiness. 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. NIRV 30 All you people of the earth, tremble when you are with him. The world is firmly set in place. It can't be moved. NIV 30 Tremble before him, all the earth! The world is firmly established; it cannot be moved. NIRV 31 Let the heavens be filled with joy. Let the earth be glad. Let them say among the nations, "The LORD rules!" NIV 31 Let the heavens rejoice, let the earth be glad; let them say among the nations, “The LORD reigns!” NIRV 32 Let the ocean and everything in it roar. Let the fields and everything in them be glad. NIV 32 Let the sea resound, and all that is in it; let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them! NIRV 33 Then the trees in the forest will sing with joy. They will sing to the Lord. He will judge the people of the world. NIV 33 Let the trees of the forest sing, let them sing for joy before the LORD, for he comes to judge the earth. NIRV 34 Give thanks to the Lord, because he is good. His faithful love continues forever. NIV 34 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. NIRV 35 Cry out, "Save us, God our Savior. Save us. Bring us back from among the nations. Then we will give thanks to you, because your name is holy. We will celebrate by praising you." NIV 35 Cry out, “Save us, God our Savior; gather us and deliver us from the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name, and glory in your praise.” NIRV 36 Give praise to the Lord, the God of Israel, for ever and ever. Then all of the people said, "Amen!" They also said, "Praise the Lord." 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.” NIRV 37 David left Asaph and his helpers to serve in front of the ark of the covenant of the Lord. They served there at regular times. They did it as they were required to do 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. NIRV 38 David also left Obed-Edom and his 68 helpers to serve with them. Obed-Edom and Hosah guarded the gates. Obed-Edom was the son of Jeduthun. 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. NIRV 39 David left the priest Zadok and some other priests in front of the holy tent of the Lord. It was at the high place in Gibeon. NIV 39 David left Zadok the priest and his fellow priests before the tabernacle of the LORD at the high place in Gibeon NIRV 40 David left them there to sacrifice burnt offerings to the LORD on the altar every morning and evening. They did it in keeping with everything that is written in the Law of the Lord. That's the Law he had given to 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. NIRV 41 Heman and Jeduthun were with the priests. So were the rest of those who had been chosen by name and appointed to serve. They had been chosen to give thanks to the Lord, "because his faithful love continues 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.” NIRV 42 It was the duty of Heman and Jeduthun to blow the trumpets. They also had the duty of playing the cymbals and other instruments for the sacred songs. The sons of Jeduthun were stationed at one of the gates. 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. NIRV 43 All of the people left. Everyone went home. And David returned home to bless his family. NIV 43 Then all the people left, each for their own home, and David returned home to bless his family.

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