Created to Sing (1 Chr. 6:31-48)

Date: 6/5/2016
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Created to Sing (1 Chr. 6:31-48)

I. We neglect genealogies, but they are worthy of study. Genealogy is chronology made flesh.
    A. Adam, Noah, Abram.
    B. Death and resurrection in Judah's line.
    C. Jabez, man of pain and prosperity.
II. Levitical singers are at the center of the genealogies of 1 Chronicles.
    A. Genealogy begins with Adam, climaxes with musicians. We are created to make music.
    B. Music and human life.
        1. Self-offering in song: Music and priesthood.
        2. Fighting with fingers: Music and kingship.
        3. Prophesying with lyre and cymbal.
    C. We are made to make music, even as music makes us.
 

Peter J. Leithart Peter Leithart received an A.B. in English and History from Hillsdale College in 1981, and a Master of Arts in Religion and a Master of Theology from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia in 1986 and 1987. In 1998 he received his Ph.D. at the University of Cambridge in England. He has served in two pastorates: He was pastor of Reformed Heritage Presbyterian Church (now Trinity Presbyterian... read more