Psalms Through the Centuries, Paperback / softback Book

Psalms Through the Centuries Paperback / softback

Part of the Wiley Blackwell Bible Commentaries series


This is the first of a two-volume bible commentary covering the Psalms and examining the role of these biblical poems throughout Jewish and Christian history. * Provides a fascinating introduction to the literary, historical, and theological background of psalmody * Examines the psalms through liturgy and prayer, study and preaching, translation and imitation, and musical composition and artistic illustration * Includes illustrations of significant psalms, helpful maps, and an extensive bibliography; an expanded bibliography to accompany the book is also available at * A forthcoming second volume is planned, which will take an alternative psalm-by-psalm approach * Now available in paperback, and published in the innovative reception-history series, Blackwell Bible Commentaries


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 408 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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  • Category: Old Testaments
  • ISBN: 9780470674901

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