Bible Verses about Music
“Sing praises to the Lord, who sits enthroned in Zion! Tell among the peoples his deeds!” (Psalm 9:11).
“I will sing to the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praise to my God while I have being” (Psalm 104:33).
“What then shall we say, brothers and sisters? When you come together, each of you has a hymn, or a word of instruction, a revelation, a tongue or an interpretation. Everything must be done so that the church may be built up” (1 Corinthians 14:26).
“Is anyone among you suffering? Let him pray. Is anyone cheerful? Let him sing praise” (James 5:13).
“Oh come, let us sing to the Lord; let us make joyful noise to the rock of our salvation!” (Psalm 95:1).
“And do not get drunk with wine, for that is debauchery, but be filled with the Spirit, addressing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart” (Ephesians 5:18-19).
“For you, O Lord, have made me glad by your work; at the works of your hands I sing for joy” (Psalm 92:4).
“Sing to the Lord, all the earth; proclaim his salvation day after day. Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous deeds among all peoples. For great is the Lord and most worthy of praise; he is to be feared above all gods” (1 Chronicles 16:23-25).
“For this I will praise you, O Lord, among the nations, and sing to your name” (Psalm 18:49).
“Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God” (Colossians 3:16).
Christian Quotes about Music
“Music is one of the fairest and most glorious gifts of God, to which Satan is a bitter enemy, for it removes from the heart the weight of sorrow, and the fascination of evil thoughts.” - Martin Luther
“The best, most beautiful, and most perfect way that we have of expressing a sweet concord of mind to each other is by music.” - Jonathan Edwards
“The music of the Gospel leads us home.” - Frederick W. Faber
“Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.” - Martin Luther
“Worship is an inward feeling and outward action that reflects the worth of God.” - John Piper
“I play the notes as they are written, but it is God who makes the music.” - Bach
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