Reflecting the combined insights and strengths of three superior biblical scholars, this book is the most complete and detailed one-volume commentary available on the Psalms. Nancy deClaisse-Walford, Rolf Jacobson, and Beth LaNeel Tanner offer a succinct introduction to the Psalter, a new translation of all the psalms that takes special account of the Dead Sea Scrolls, and individual entries on each psalm unit. Throughout their commentary they draw on state-of-the-art research on the canonical shape and shaping of the Psalter and give nuanced attention to the poetic nature of the psalms.Psalm 119: Cause Me to Live in Your Instruction Psalm 119, a massive alphabetic acrostic, follows the aEgyptian Hallela psalms ... 2 Acrostic poems were the works of highly-skilled literary artists and functioned in ancient Israelite literature in aanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Book of Psalms|
|Author||:||Nancy deClaisse-Walford, Rolf A. Jacobson, Beth LaNeel Tanner|
|Publisher||:||Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing - 2014-12-12|