By W. Dennis, Jr. Tucker,W. H., Jr. Bellinger

The Psalter as Witness considers the complexity of the Psalms in addition to their function in bearing witness to the theological claims that contain Israel’s traditions. whereas no unmarried quantity can conveniently catch the whole diversity of the Psalter’s theology, those chapters offer rich reflection on major issues in chosen psalms, in collections of psalms, or even around the constitution of the Psalter itself. the results of the Baylor-Bonn symposium, The Psalter as Witness employs the total array of methodological ways to the Psalms practiced in either Germany and North the United States. The Psalter as Witness hence successfully mirrors the theological, thematic, and accepted intricacies of the Psalms within the myriad methods interpreters learn the Psalter. The Psalms here become a window into the central, life-giving commitments of Israel in its name to justice and mercy, its perform of ethics and politics, and its worship and existence with God.

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