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Summary of the Book of Psalms - Psalms 1-50
The content of the Book of Psalms according to the King James Bible Online
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- Psalms is book
number 19 in the Old Testament of the Bible. It contains 150
- The Psalms are
called by the Hebrews Tehillim meaning Hymns of Praise
- The word 'psalms'
is derived from the Greek word 'psalmoi meaning "songs sung
to a harp"
- 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
- Summary of the
content of the Book of Psalms:
- 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 Psalms 42 - 72
- Psalms (42-72), 18
of which are ascribed to David and 1 to Solomon (the 72nd).
The rest are anonymous
- The most famous
Psalms in the 1-50 sectionn are:
Psalm 22 - My God, my God, why hast
thou forsaken me - important during the season of Lent
Psalm 23, The Lord is My Shepherd
- its words of comfort are chosen for church funeral
Psalm 51, Have mercy on me O God
(the Miserere) widely used in the sacrament of repentance or
Each of the Psalms 1-50
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Bible Study - Psalms 1-50
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of Psalms - Psalms 1-50
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3:1 Lord, how are they increased that trouble me! many
are they that rise up against me.
3:2 Many there be which say of my soul, There is no help
for him in God. Selah.
3:3 But thou, O LORD, art a shield for me; my glory, and
the lifter up of mine head.
3:4 I cried unto the LORD with my voice, and he heard me
out of his holy hill. Selah.
3:5 I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for the LORD
3:6 I will not be afraid of ten thousands of people,
that have set themselves against me round about.
3:7 Arise, O LORD; save me, O my God: for thou hast
smitten all mine enemies upon the cheek bone; thou hast
broken the teeth of the ungodly.
3:8 Salvation belongeth unto the LORD: thy blessing is
upon thy people. Selah.
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