Posts with the category “the-psalms”
Jesus in Psalm 1
November 21st, 2019
Even though the book of Psalms never mentions the name Jesus. Ultimately all Scriptures find fulfillment in the person of Christ. Psalms 1 is no different. Christ is a model of perfect meditation. Chr...
The First Psalm
November 6th, 2019
At some point in Israel’s history, the Psalms were collected and ordered. The original editors chose Psalms 1 to serve as the first impression of biblical prayer. Time Keller notes that Psalms 1 “is n...
Why You Should Read the Psalms
August 31st, 2019
Throughout Church history the Psalms have been a deep source of Christian reflection and joy. Originally, Jews treated this collection of poetry as a book of “Common Prayer.” Synagogues regularly reli...