Song for Today:
Master, The Tempest Is Raging
Desire without knowledge is not good,
and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way.
Good sense makes one slow to anger,
and it is his glory to overlook an offense.
The fear of the LORD leads to life,
and whoever has it rests satisfied;
he will not be visited by harm.
Cease to hear instruction, my son,
and you will stray from the words of knowledge.
from Proverbs 19
When David was old and full of days, he made Solomon his son king over Israel.
These were the sons of Levi by their fathers’ houses, the heads of fathers’ houses as they were listed according to the number of the names of the individuals from twenty years old and upward who were to do the work for the service of the house of the LORD.
Thus they were to keep charge of the tent of meeting and the sanctuary, and to attend the sons of Aaron, their brothers, for the service of the house of the LORD.
from 1Chronicles 23
The divisions of the sons of Aaron were these…
from 1Chronicles 24
David and the chiefs of the service also set apart for the service the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Jeduthun, who prophesied with lyres, with harps, and with cymbals. The list of those who did the work and of their duties was:..
from 1Chronicles 25
As for the divisions of the gatekeepers:..
And of the Levites, Ahijah had charge of the treasuries of the house of God and the treasuries of the dedicated gifts…
from 1Chronicles 26