Below are several passages from the Bible that discuss the topic of dancing. Using the guide below, what are your thoughts on biblical dancing and how should we apply it to dancing today, whether religious or social?
You may need to read several verses to determine the passage's context.
How to study the topic
A. For each verse note the context of the passage.
B. Who is dancing?
C. Is it an individual or a group?
D. Is it comprised of males, females, or both?
E. Is the occasion religious or social?
F. Is it being frowned upon (condemned) or praised?
I have completed the first one for you.
Then Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took the timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dances Ex. 15:20-21
Context: Deliverance from their enemies when the Egyptians were destroyed in the sea.