The Psalms of David
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The Psalms of David imitated in the language of the New Testament, and applied to the Christian state and worship by Isaac Watts

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Published by Samuel T. Armstrong in Boston .
Written in English


  • English Hymns,
  • Paraphrases,
  • Psalters,
  • Bible

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Edition Notes

Other titlesBenson collection of hymnals and hymnology
Statementby Isaac Watts
ContributionsWorcester, Samuel, 1770-1821
The Physical Object
Pagination460, 160 p. ;
Number of Pages460
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25513557M

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The Psalms Of David The Argument This book of Psalms is set forth unto us by the holy Ghost, to be esteemed as a most precious treasure, wherein all things are contained that appertain to true felicity, as well in this life present as in the life to come. For the riches of true knowledge and heavenly wisdom, are here set open for us, to take. Jan 02,  · David is specifically noted as the author of 73 psalms in the titles of the psalms. These include Psalms 3—9; 11—32; 34—41; 51—65; 68—70; 86; ; ; —; ; ; ; ; and — In addition to these psalms, David is mentioned . Book II comprises Psalms , authored by the Sons of Korah, Asaph, David, and Solomon. Book III has Psalms , composed primarily by Asaph and the Sons of Korah, with Psalm 86 by David and Psalm 89 by Ethan. The Book of Psalms is divided into five parts, parallel to the Five Books of Moses. It is further subdivided into seven parts, one for each day in the week, and further divided into 30 divisions, for each day of the month. Many Jews make it a habit to say a portion of the Psalms every day after the morning prayers.

The Life of David as Reflected in His Psalms by Alexander MacLaren. Book 1 - Psalms - The five divisions correspond roughly to the five books of Moses. The first book is like Genesis, detailing blessing, fall, and redemption. Book 2 - Psalms - Like Exodus, this book describes ruin, and rescue by God. Book 3 - Psalms - As Leviticus covers God's tabernacle, this book covers God's temple. David wrote Psalms 3 to 9, 11 to 32, 34 to 41, 68 to 70, 51 to 65,, 86, , to , , , , and to He wrote a total of 73 Psalms. Among the books of the Bible, the Book of Psalms, which is sometimes known as the Psalms of David, is the biggest and most commonly used with a . According to Gittith. a A Psalm of David. O LORD, our Lord, how majestic is Your name in all the earth! You have set Your glory. above the heavens. 2 From the lips of children and infants. You have ordained praise. on account of Your adversaries, to silence the enemy and avenger. 3 When I behold Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, the moon and the stars.

The Psalms of David, in sublimity, beauty, pathos, and originality, or in one word, poetry, are superior to all the odes, hymns, and songs in our language. So states John Adams in a letter to Thomas Jefferson. Were Adams alive today, years later, it is unlikely he would change a word. For The Psalms of David . Back in print, The Psalms of David is a unique, beautifully illustrated edition of the revered religious work, also known as the Book of Psalms. The lifework of a little known genius, this facsimile edition of a magnificent hand-painted illumination of the Psalms of David is 5/5(4). A Guide to the Psalms of David: A Book for All Reasons () by Steven Rosner Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. You can unsubscribe at any The collected psalms comprise the largest book in the Bible and the most frequently quoted Old Testament book in the New Testament. Psalm represents the middle (out of ), in the Bible. Psalm is the largest in the entire Bible.