Add parallel Print Page Options

12 All the Levites who were musicians—Asaph, Heman, Jeduthun, their sons, and their relatives—were dressed in fine linen and stood east of the altar with cymbals, harps, and lyres. With the musicians were 120 priests blowing trumpets. When the priests left the holy place, [a] 13 the trumpeters and singers praised and thanked the Lord in unison. Accompanied by trumpets, cymbals, and other musical instruments, they sang in praise to the Lord: “He is good; his mercy endures forever.” Then the Lord’s temple was filled with a cloud. 14 The priests couldn’t serve because of the cloud. The Lord’s glory filled God’s temple.

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. 2 Chronicles 5:13 The first part of verse 11 (in Hebrew) has been placed just before verse 13 to express the complex Hebrew sentence structure more clearly in English.

Bible Gateway Recommends

1 Corinthians: Teach the Text Commentary
1 Corinthians: Teach the Text Commentary
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $26.99
Save: $3.00 (10%)
The Baker Illustrated Bible Commentary
The Baker Illustrated Bible Commentary
Retail: $39.99
Our Price: $25.99
Save: $14.00 (35%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
Little Girls Bible Storybook for Mothers and Daughters
Little Girls Bible Storybook for Mothers and Daughters
Retail: $14.99
Our Price: $10.99
Save: $4.00 (27%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars

Bible Gateway Sponsors