‘minstrel’….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

MinstrelAnd the voice of harpers, and musicians,
and of pipers, and trumpeters,
shall be heard no more at all in thee;
and no craftsman, of whatsoever craft he be,
shall be found any more in thee;
and the sound of a millstone
shall be heard no more at all in thee;

– Rev-18:22

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “minstrel”.

WordWeb meaning for ‘minstrel

Noun: minstrel  min-strul

  1. A singer of folk songs
    folk singer, jongleur, poet-singer, troubadour
  2. A performer in a minstrel show

Verb: minstrel (minstrelled,minstrelling,
or [US] minstreled,minstreling)  min-strul

  1. (music) celebrate by singing, in the style of minstrels

Derived forms: minstreling, minstreled,
minstrels, minstrelled, minstrelling

Type of: performer, performing artist, sing, singer,
vocaliser [Brit], vocalist, vocalizer

Part of: minstrel show

Encyclopedia: Minstrel

2Ki-3:15 But now bring me a minstrel.
And it came to pass, when the minstrel played,
that the hand of the LORD came upon him.

Mat-9:23 And when Jesus came into the ruler’s house,
and saw the minstrels
and the people making a noise,

24. He said unto them, Give place:
for the maid is not dead, but sleepeth.
And they laughed him to scorn.

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About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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