Psalms and Psalm
Psalms and Psalm.org
This website contains the complete content of the Book of Psalms with the numbers and text of individual verses which have been taken from the King James Bible Online. Free, online access to study a short summary and the words contained in the verses of the Book of Psalms for Bible Study or Sunday School lessons. Click one of the above links to access the Psalm of your choice.
Popular and Famous Psalms
The most famous Psalms are:
The Poetry of Psalms
The words of many of the Psalms of David have been written in metre and put to music to be sung as hymns. Click the following links to read these beautiful words in the Poetry of Psalms.
Poetry of Psalms 1-50
Poetry of Psalms 51-100
Poetry of Psalms 101-150
Individual Psalms Summaries
We have provided details of individual Psalms Summaries which we hope will be a helpful aid to Bible studies. The Psalms Summaries will be of special interest to people who are taking an on line Bible Study course or undertaking general Biblical studies or Bible study at home.
Summary of the Book of Psalms
This short overview provides a summary of the main subjects and ancient topics in the book of Psalms
- Summary of the content:
- The first book comprises the first 41 Psalms
- These are ascribed to David except 1, 2, 10, and 33, which, though anonymous, may also be ascribed to him.
- The Second Book of Psalms consists of Psalm 42 - 72
- Psalms (42-72), 18 of which are ascribed to David and 1 to Solomon (the 72nd). The rest are anonymous
- The third Book of Psalms contains 17 Psalm (73-89)
- The 86th Psalm is ascribed to David, the 88th to Heman the Ezrahite, and the 89th to Ethan the Ezrahite
- The fourth Book of Psalms also contains 17 Psalm (90-106)
- The 90th is ascribed to Moses, and the 101st and 103rd to David
- The fifth Book of Psalms contains the remaining 44 Psalms
- Of these, 15 are ascribed to David, and the 127th to Solomon
Use this short summary information for an on line Bible study course or biblical studies. This overview, or summary, is also very useful for Sunday School lessons and Bible Study at home.
Facts about Psalms and Psalm
The following information provides facts about the Book of Psalms:
- Fact 1 - It is book number 19 in the Old Testament of the Bible
- Fact 2 - It contains 150 chapters
- Fact 3 - It contains 2,461 Verses
- Fact 4 - IT contains approx 42,704 words
- Fact 5 - The Psalms are called by the Hebrews Tehillim meaning Hymns of Praise
- Fact 6 - The word 'psalms' is derived from the Greek word 'psalmoi meaning "songs sung to a harp"
- Fact 7 - The author of the Book of Psalms, of a great part of them at least, was King David but many are of opinion that some of them were made by Asaph and a variety of other authors
- Fact 8 - Isaac Watts (17 July 1674 – 25 November 1748) is famous for writing hymns and Carols including Joy to the World which is a popular Christmas carol which is based on Psalm 98 in the Bible.
Psalm 109:8 and President Obama
A Psalm which has received publicity in 2009 is Psalm 109:8 which says, 'Let his days be few; and let another take his office.' The Psalm is being passed around the Internet as a rallying cry against President Obama.
The Psalms selected for funerals or memorial services have words of comfort which are frequently chosen for church funeral services. Making funeral arrangements and planning a funeral service or memorial is a very difficult process involving great emotional stress. Deciding on Funeral Prayers or funeral psalms is an important part of the planning. We hope that the selection of Funeral Psalms will provide you and all mourners with some comfort at such a distressing time.
Psalms and Psalm - Bible Study
The following Psalms prompts the most interest from readers of Online Bibles and possibly of interest to people who are taking an on line Bible Study course or undertaking general Biblical studies or Bible study at home:
The above links provide instant access to the verses of particular interest from the Psalms. We hope that these references prove helpful to readers of the Bible and those who are taking an online Bible Study course or undertaking Bible study at home.
The Book of Psalms
We hope that you find the complete content of the Psalms helpful to your Bible studies and for references which allow you to read the books and individual verses of the Psalms. The content of Psalms and Pslam.org offers free, online access to study passages, for Biblical studies, contained in the words, text and verses of the scripture.
Personal Bibles for Biblical Studies
Online Bibles are an excellent study resource, especially for finding the words to a particular Psalm, but everyone appreciates their own Personal Bibles for Biblical Studies. There are numerous Bibles for sale and if you are looking to buy Bibles as gifts, or for taking Bible study courses, there are many to choose from including Childrens Bibles, King James Version Bibles, NIV Bibles, KJV Bibles, NKJV Bibles and new King James Bibles. There are even large print Bibles and Family Bibles including some beautiful Children's Bibles providing access to the Psalm of your choice.
Psalms and Psalm