Book of Psalms

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Noun1.Book of Psalms - an Old Testament book consisting of a collection of 150 PsalmsBook of Psalms - an Old Testament book consisting of a collection of 150 Psalms
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Hagiographa, Ketubim, Writings - the third of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
2.Book of Psalms - a collection of Psalms for liturgical useBook of Psalms - a collection of Psalms for liturgical use
prayer book, prayerbook - a book containing prayers
Book of Common Prayer - the Anglican service book of the Church of England; has had several revisions since the Reformation and is widely admired for the dignity and beauty of its language
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They consisted of two shirts and a half; two stocks for the neck; a pair or two of worsted stockings; an old pair of corduroy small- clothes; a rusty razor; a book of psalm tunes full of dog's-ears; and a broken pitch-pipe.
Somewhere in the Book of Psalms it says, "But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
Two somewhat different concerns of recent scholarship have been the way individual psalms came to be part of the larger book of Psalms, and the interpretive significance of that book's final shape.
After a historical introduction to both the Psalms and bhakti poetry, we first use the Book of Psalms to establish categories by which to examine the bhakti literature; second, we adopt the reverse tactic, looking into characteristics indigenous to Hindu devotionalism in order to ponder the Psalms anew.
While it is clear from his other letters that "the word of Christ" includes more than the book of Psalms, and in fact encompasses the entirety of Israel's scriptures, in this verse Paul clearly links "the word of Christ" with the book of Psalms.
The book of Psalms devotes much space to discussing happiness.
Organised by the Paphos flower club, the Anglican Church and the Latin Parish, this year's theme is the Book of Psalms.
nuns who devote themselves to public pursuits such as teaching or nursing, the nuns' main focus is chanting each of the 150 poetic works found in the book of Psalms at least once each week in Latin, a language Snell describes as ''mystical.
The Punjabi Zabur is the metrical translation of the Book of Psalms into the Punjabi language.
There are four extant manuscripts of a 14th-century anonymous interlinear Latin-to-Middle English glossed prose translation of the Book of Psalms, 11 canticles, and the Athanasian Creed.
5) But the Shirata di-Tzelota of Ya'akov Werdiger comments that if there were a real objection to Ketuvim on Shabbat, it is difficult to explain how so much material from the Book of Psalms entered the Sabbath liturgy, e.
convinced that not only the Book of Psalms but the entire corpus of