The Book of Psalms

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Harper Collins, Nov 9, 2008 - Religion - 416 pages
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The Book of Psalms is the most-read and most-quoted book of the Bible! Psalms or "songs" give expression to every human emotion. Even though the musical score does not remain, these timeless words still bring hope and healing. Let your spirit be renewed and your heart uplifted as you read and realize the relevance of these inspirational reminders of God's steadfast presence.

Features include:

  • How to be smart about God's purpose, protection, deliverance, and direction
  • The stories behind the psalms, their meanings, and their impact today
  • The power of prayer, praise, trust, and obedience

 

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User Review  - Elizabeth Saylon - Christianbook.com

I'm slowly working my way through this Smart Guide to the Psalms, for I always wondered why each particular Psalm was written and how I can apply it to my life today. It's really an eye opener. I'm enjoying it. Read full review

Excellent Study of Psalms

User Review  - Nancy Wofford - Christianbook.com

I'm planning on leading our bible study group through a study of the Psalms. I've read through the first six chapters of Psalms with this book and really like the insights this book provides and the ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
Songs of Purpose and Protection Psalms 110
A Line in the Sand Psalm 26
xlviii
Songs of Deliverance and Direction Psalms 3141
xlviii
Walking Straight in a Crooked World Psalm 37
xcix
Songs to God Our King Psalms 4250
lvii
Songs for Difficult Days Psalms 5160
xcii
From the Frying Pan to the Fire Psalm 56
cxii
Songs About God and His People Psalms 8189
xxxv
Songs of Gods Mighty Deeds Psalms 90106
lxxxii
Songs of Adoration and Wisdom Psalms 107119
cl
Songs for the Long Haul Psalms 120134
ccvi
Songs of Worship and Weeping Psalms 135143
cclxvi
Songs of Pure Praise Psalms 144150
cccx
Appendix AThe Answers
cccxlv
Appendix BThe Experts
21

Songs of Safety Psalms 6172
cxxxiii
Protest Songs Psalms 7380
xliii
Glossary
414
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About the author (2008)

Douglas Connelly (MDiv, University of Michigan; MTh, Grace Theological Seminary) is the pastor of Davison Missionary Church in Davison, Michigan, and an adjunct professor at Spring Arbor University. He is the author of several books, including The Bible for Blockheads, The Book of Revelation for Blockheads, and Amazing Discoveries That Unlock the Bible.

Lawrence O. Richards has written over 200 Christian books, including commentaries on every book of the Bible and Zondervan bestselling Adventure Bible and Teen Study Bible, which he did with his wife, Sue. 

 

 

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