Book+of+Psalms

  • 61psalm book — book containing psalms …

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  • 62CHRONICLES, BOOK OF — CHRONICLES, BOOK OF, one of the books of the Hagiographa section of the Bible. In the printed Jewish editions of the Bible, it appears last. In Christian Bibles Chronicles follows II Kings and precedes Ezra. book of chronicles contents Book of… …

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  • 63Alphabetic Psalms —     Alphabetic Psalms     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Alphabetic Psalms     Alphabetic psalms are so called because their successive verses, or successive parallel series, begin with the successive letters of the alphabet. Some of these formations… …

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  • 64psalm|book — «SAHM BUK, SAHLM », noun. a book containing psalms, especially a collection of metrical translations of the Psalms prepared for public worship. SYNONYM(S): Psalter …

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  • 65People of the Book — This article is about the theological concept in Islam. For the novel by Geraldine Brooks see People of the Book (novel). In Islam, the People of the Book (Arabic ar. أهل الكتاب, ArabDIN|Ahl al Kitâb ), also Followers of the Holy Books [… …

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  • 66The Book of Abramelin — tells the story of an Egyptian mage named Abramelin, or Abra Melin, who teaches a system of magic to Abraham of Worms, a German Jew presumed to have lived from c.1362 c.1458. The magic described in the book was to find new life in the 19th and… …

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  • 67prayer book — noun a book containing prayers • Syn: ↑prayerbook • Hypernyms: ↑book • Hyponyms: ↑breviary, ↑missal, ↑Psalter, ↑Book of Psalms * * * …

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  • 68psalm-book — psalmˈ book noun A book containing psalms for purposes of worship • • • Main Entry: ↑psalm …

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  • 69JOB, BOOK OF — (named for its hero (Heb. אִיּוֹב), ancient South Arabian and Thamudic yʾb; Old Babylonian Ayyābum, Tell el Amarna tablet, no. 256, line 6, A ia ab; either from yʾb, to bear ill will or compounded of ay where? and ʾab (divine) father ), one of… …

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  • 70Liturgical book — A liturgical book is a book published by the authority of a church, that contains the text and directions for the liturgy of its official religious services.Roman CatholicIn the Roman Rite of the Catholic Church, the primary liturgical books are… …

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  • 71HOSEA, BOOK OF — HOSEA, BOOK OF, the first of the 12 books that make up the minor prophets . Everything points to this book s having been produced in the kingdom of israel and redacted, after the fall of that state, in Judah; and this makes it a valuable source… …

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  • 72LAMENTATIONS, BOOK OF — LAMENTATIONS, BOOK OF, one of the five scrolls in the Hagiographa section of the Bible, consisting of five poetic chapters, probably lamenting the destruction of Jerusalem in 587 B.C.E. and its aftermath. (The English title, like the Greek… …

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  • 73THANKSGIVING PSALMS — THANKSGIVING PSALMS, common designation for one of the dead sea scrolls . It was bought in Jerusalem in 1947 by eleazar lipa sukenik who, from the contents, designated the scroll Hodayot (Heb. הוֹדָיוֹת). Scientifically its registration is 1QH… …

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  • 74Imprecatory Psalms — NOTOC Imprecatory Psalms, contained within the Ketuvim (wisdom literature) of the Hebrew Bible ( he. תנ ך), are those which invoke judgement, calamity, or curses, upon one s enemies or those perceived as the enemies of God. Major Imprecatory… …

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  • 75SOLOMON, PSALMS OF — SOLOMON, PSALMS OF, a collection of 18 pseudepigraphical psalms, extant in Greek and Syriac, but seemingly written in Hebrew. The ascription to Solomon, which stems from the Greek version, has no historical basis, and indeed the psalms themselves …

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  • 76Linguistics and the Book of Mormon — Part of a series on The Book of Mormon …

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  • 77Hymns and Spiritual Songs (book) — Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Fasts and Festivals of the Church of England , by Christopher Smart, was published in 1765 along with a translation of the Psalms of David and a new version of A Song to David . These poems were composed while he …

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  • 78Metrical Psalms —    A rhymed vernacular translation of a psalm sung to music with a regular pattern of beats (meter). Because the poetry of the Hebrew psalms has neither rhyme nor meter, but rather depends on semantic parallelisms between verse pairs, singing… …

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  • 79RUTH, BOOK OF — (Heb. מְגִלַּת רוּת), one of the five scrolls incorporated in the Ketuvim (Hagiographa) section of the traditional Hebrew Bible. In the Septuagint, followed by Christian Bibles, Ruth is found immediately after Judges. Contents In the days of the… …

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  • 80PROVERBS, BOOK OF — (Heb. סֵפֶר מִשְׁלֵי, Sefer Mishlei), one of the three wisdom books of the Hagiographa, representing the affirmative and didactic element in wisdom (ḥokhmah), in contrast to the radical questioning of Job and Ecclesiastes. In its present form the …

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