1. Moreover.Chapter 25 lists the 24 classes of singers. These musicians formed an important group and played a significant part in the Temple services.
Captains of the host. That is, chiefs or leaders of the serviceâthe ones mentioned in ch.24:6.
Separated to the service. That is, they set apart for the Temple service some of the sons of Asaph, and Heman, and Jeduthun, three classes of musicians.
Prophesy with harps. Compare 1 Sam. 10:5. The musicians in the performance of their sacred duties in public worship are described as being under the inspiration of the Spirit of God and thus said to “prophesy” (see 1 Chron. 25:3).