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Just as the law framed by Ezra as the foundation of Judaism was regarded as having been the work of Moses, so what upon this basis had been developed after Moses-particularly the music of the sanctuary and the ordering of the temple _personnel_-was carried back to King David, the sweet singer of Israel, who had now to place his music at the service of the cultus, and write psalms along with Asaph, Heman, and Jeduthun, the Levitical singing families. VI.I.3.
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It has long ago been remarked how many of the individuals figuring under David and his successors (e.g., Asaph, Heman, Jeduthun) bear names identical with families or guilds of a later time, how the two indeed are constantly becoming confluent, and difficulty is felt in determining whether by the expression "head" a person or a family ought to be understood.
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The Archbishoprick of Wales from 550 till 1100, when the Bishop submitted to the Archbishop of Canterbury as his Metropolitan; St. Asaphs, 547.
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And when our spirits are wounded with our sins, as the spirits of all God's great saints have always been wounded, we too shall feel ourselves more at home with David and with Asaph, with Spira even, and with Bunyan.
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The Bishop of St Asaphs I have read with singular pleasure.
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The authors named for others are David, Asaph, the sons of Korah, Herman, Ethan, Moses and Solomon.
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Most of them are ascribed to Asaph and, besides being specially prescribed for worship, they are strongly historical. 4.
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Saint Asaph, in size, though not in revenues, may deserve the epithet of "paupercula" attached to it by Giraldus.
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Reiner succeeded Adam in the bishopric of St. Asaph in the year 1186, and died in 1220.
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Erzbischof und sechs seiner Suffraganen, Lloyd von St. Asaph, Turner von Ely, Lake von Chichester, Ken von Bath und Wells, White von Peterborough und Trelawney von Bristol, unterzeichnet.
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Each had learned to say with Asaph, "My flesh and my heart faileth, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion for ever.
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David and Asaph both point onwards to a period when this confusing distribution of earthly good shall have ceased, though the one regards that period chiefly in its bearing upon himself as the time when he shall see God and be at rest, while the other thinks of it rather with reference to the godless rich as the time of their destruction.
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The period, then, to which both David and Asaph look, in these two verses, is the end of life.
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I reached St. Asaph, . . .
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And a letter to Asaph the keeper of the king's forest, to give me timber that I may cover the gates of the tower of the house, and the walls of the city, and the house that I shall enter into.
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The children of Asaph, a hundred forty-eight. 7:46.
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And Mathania the son of Micha, the son of Zebedei, the son of Asaph, was the principal man to praise, and to give glory in prayer, and Becbecia, the second, one of his brethren, and Abda the son of Samua, the son of Galal, the son of Idithun.
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Of the sons of Asaph, were the singing men in the ministry of the house of God. 11:23.
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And of the sons of the priests with trumpets, Zacharias the son of Jonathan, the son of Semeia, the son of Mathania, the son of Michaia, the son of Zechur, the son of Asaph, 12:35.
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For in the days of David and Asaph from the beginning there were chief singers appointed, to praise with canticles, and give thanks to God.
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Examples of Asaph

Example #1
With regard to Solomon, Chronicles (2Chronicles i.-ix.) nowhere departs very far from the lines of the Book of Kings.
Example #2
In Chronicles this is clericalised in the taste of the post-exilian time, which had no feeling longer for anything but cultus and torah, which accordingly treated as alien the old history (which, nevertheless, was bound to be a sacred history), if it did not conform with its ideas and metamorphose itself into church history.
Example #3
But, inasmuch as the Chronicler nevertheless desires to depict the older time and not his own, he by no means adheres closely to contemporary statistics, but gives free play at the same time to his idealising imagination; whence it comes that in spite of the numerous and apparently precise data afforded, the reader still finds himself unable to form any clear picture of the organisation of the clergy,-the ordering of the families and tribes, the distribution of the offices,-nay, rather, is involved in a maze of contradictions.
Example #4
Now, in so far as the statistics of the clergy have a real basis at all, that basis is post-exilian.
Example #5
London an Archbishoprick and Metropolitan of England, founded by Lucius, the first Christian king of Britain, A.D. 185; Llandaff, 185; Bangor, 516; St. David's, 519.
Example #6
AND WALES Were instituted according to the following order of time, viz.