psalm


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psalm

1. any of the 150 sacred songs, lyric poems, and prayers that together constitute a book (Psalms) of the Old Testament
2. a musical setting of one of these poems
3. any sacred song or hymn
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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.
The schoolhouse being deserted soon fell to decay, and was reported to be haunted by the ghost of the unfortunate pedagogue and the plough-boy, loitering homeward of a still summer evening, has often fancied his voice at a distance, chanting a melancholy psalm tune among the tranquil solitudes of Sleepy Hollow.
Had he been at that time singing psalms in the church, he would have avoided a broken head.
The Chief Executive of PSALM has revealed that the site of the plant, on the other hand, will be managed separately.
The same two terms reoccur in 2:12, but what it means to "perish" in the "way" is now further specified in terms of failing to "Kiss the Son," which in the context of Psalm 2 means failing to offer the proper homage to the LORD's Anointed ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) or Christ ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]), who is also identified as the King the LORD has appointed in Zion (2:6) and the LORD's Son (2:7).
Gray takes a thorough look at the words and pictures that make up Psalm 18, focusing particularly on how they are woven together into a literary unit, and what this reveals about the structure, purpose, and theology of the psalm.
The fact is that the Hebrew text of Psalms in the Tanakh generally lacks information identifying the occasion/s for which a psalm was used.
If he approved, that particular Psalm was ready to go to the printers.
The Bay Psalm Book, which is the first book printed in what is now the United States, comes from the Old South Church in Boston, one of two copies of the book in its collection.
exhortation of Psalm 50:14: "Offer to God a sacrifice of
Psalm 139 echoes the creation story from the first chapter of Genesis, telling us of the beauty of humankind, of how we are "fearfully and wonderfully made," each one of us "knit together in our mothers' wombs, fashioned in secret.
Tel collected settings of all 150 psalms, the largest collection of such in the English language.