Is That a Trumpet?

I was in the spirit on the Lord’s day, and I heard behind me a loud voice like a trumpet.             Revelation 1:10 NRSV It might seem strange that God’s voice sounded like a trumpet, but in John’s day the trumpet was commonly used for a number of things. The trumpet was actually a ram’s horn called…

The Sound of the Shofar!

Praise Him with the sound of the trumpet…  Psalm 150:3 In Bible days what they called trumpets were actually made of ram’s horns which they called a shofar. Specially chosen priests blew the shofars during the reading of certain Psalms. Priests blew their shofars before Jericho’s walls fell down. Shofars blew when the priests called the…

Blow the Trumpets

Psalm 150: Praise Him with the sound of the trumpet… In Bible days their trumpets were actually rams horns made into instruments to be used by God’s priests.Specially chosen priests blew trumpets during the reading of the certain Psalms. Priests blew their trumpets before Jericho’s walls fell down. Trumpets blew when the priests called the…