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.
For the ancient Israelites, their go-to playlist was the book of Psalms.
Researchers in literature, music, and Jewish studies explore the ways that the Book of Psalms represent Jerusalem, from its position in the context of liturgical and pilgrim songs to its role as metaphor.
As it says in the Book of Psalms: "Yahweh, you examine me and know me, you know when I sit, when I rise, you understand my thoughts from afar.
Kancyonal, to jest Kniha zalmu a pisni duchovnich (Hymnbook, that is a Book of Psalms and Spiritual Songs), on which Komensky worked as editor and in part also as author, was printed in 1659 by the Amsterdam printer Christoffel Cunradus.
Thought for the week In the book of psalms we read these words: My mind and my body may grow weak but God is my strength; he is all I ever need.
The book of Psalms. But the psalms are more than prayers.
Today we close our little study in the Book of Psalms.
The large rooms also hold the oldest book of Psalms in the world, with two original wooden covers.
Each individual page features colorful, engaging artwork that introduces little ones to powerful Scripture verses from the book of Psalms and teaches them how to use their body to praise God.
In the book's introduction, the Kellers explain how this new volume differs from their 2015 bestseller, The Songs of Jesus, a devotional based on the book of Psalms. While the Psalms tend to push us gently toward faith in God, they write, the book of Proverbs is a wake-up call to do God's work in the world and to live as God calls us to live.
The Eqtna stall also presents the first multilingual edition of the Book of Psalms - a part of the Bible - in the 16th century.