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  • 41Book of Divine Worship — The Book of Divine Worship (BDW) is an adaptation of the American Book of Common Prayer (BCP) by the Roman Catholic Church. It is used primarily by converts from the Episcopal Church and within Anglican Use parishes.HistoryAlong with the… …

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  • 42Psalms — In the OT, a collection of 150 self contained poems and prayers without narrative contexts, traditionally ascribed to King David, but regarded by modern scholarship as mostly anonymous compositions of various dates and for undeclared occasions,… …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 43Book of hours — A book of hours is the most common type of surviving medieval illuminated manuscript. Each book of hours is unique in one way or another, but all contain a collection of texts, prayers and psalms, along with appropriate illustrations, to form a… …

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  • 44Book of Lamentations — The Book of Lamentations ( he. אֵיכָה, Eikha , ʾēḫā(h)) is a book of the Bible Old Testament and Jewish Tanakh. It is traditionally read by the Jewish people on Tisha B Av, the fast day that commemorates the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem …

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  • 45Book of Baruch — The Book of Baruch, occasionally referred to as 1 Baruch, is called a deuterocanonical or apocryphal book of the Bible. Although not in the Hebrew Bible, it is found in the Greek Bible (LXX) and in the Vulgate Bible, and also in Theodotion s… …

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  • 46Book of Job — The Book of Job (, various interpolations have been claimed to have been made in the text of the central poem. The most common such claims are of two kinds: the parallel texts , which are parallel developments of the corresponding passages in the …

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  • 47Book of Common Order — The Book of Common Order is the name of several directories for public worship.Genevan Book of OrderThe Genevan Book of Order , sometimes called The Order of Geneva or Knox s Liturgy , is a directory for public worship in the Reformed Church of… …

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  • 48PSALMS, THE BOOK OF —    the name given in the Septuagint to a collection of sacred songs in the Hebrew Bible, which are all of a lyrical character, and appear to have been at first collected for liturgical purposes. Their range is co extensive with nearly all divine… …

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • 49BOOK TRADE — Antiquity Information on the book trade in antiquity among Jews is very scanty. In biblical and talmudic times the scribe himself was the seller of his products (Tosef., Bik. 2:15; Pes. 50b; Git. 54b). The Tosefta (Av. Zar. 3:7–8) and the… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 50Book of Odes (Bible) — Odes (polytonic|΄Ωδαὶ) is a book of the Bible found only in Eastern Orthodox Bibles and included or appended after Psalms in Alfred Rahlfs critical edition of the Septuagint, coming from the fifth century Codex Alexandrinus. The chapters are… …

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  • 51book of hours —    A book for private devotions containing prayers for different hours of the day. Each book of hours is a a collection of texts for each liturgical hour of the day, along with other texts such as calendars, prayers, psalms and masses for holy… …

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  • 52Book of Hours — a book for the laity containing Psalms and prayers to be read at the times of the daily office …

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  • 53Psalms — noun plural but singular in construction a collection of sacred poems forming a book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture see bible table …

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  • 54Psalms — noun A book of the Old Testament of the Bible, and of the Tanakh. See Also: Ps., Pss …

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  • 55Psalms 40 — 1 I waited patiently for the LORD; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry. 2 He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings. 3 And he hath put a new song in my mouth,… …

    The King James version of the Bible

  • 56Psalms 56 — 1 Be merciful unto me, O God: for man would swallow me up; he fighting daily oppresseth me. 2 Mine enemies would daily swallow me up: for they be many that fight against me, O thou most High. 3 What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee. 4 In… …

    The King James version of the Bible

  • 57Psalms 69 — 1 Save me, O God; for the waters are come in unto my soul. 2 I sink in deep mire, where there is no standing: I am come into deep waters, where the floods overflow me. 3 I am weary of my crying: my throat is dried: mine eyes fail while I wait for …

    The King James version of the Bible

  • 58Psalms 139 — 1 O lord, thou hast searched me, and known me. 2 Thou knowest my downsitting and mine uprising, thou understandest my thought afar off. 3 Thou compassest my path and my lying down, and art acquainted with all my ways. 4 For there is not a word in …

    The King James version of the Bible

  • 59Psalms — n. book of the Bible, one of the books of the Old Testament …

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  • 60Psalms — [[t]sɑmz[/t]] n. (used with a sing. v.) bib a book of the Bible composed of 150 songs, hymns, and prayers …

    From formal English to slang