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34:12 the Levites. The involvement of the Levites would ensure that Josiah’s reforms were according to the patterns established by David (1 Chr. 6), Solomon (2 Chr. 7:6; 8:14) and Hezekiah (29:2–19).
instruments of music. See note 1 Chr. 15:16.