Thursday, August 31, 2006


Here's what I am currently reading on the Psalms - suggestions appreciated.

Anderson, A. A., Psalms (73-150)
Baumann, Lynn C., Ancient Songs Sung Anew, the Psalms as Poetry (2000)
Bruggemann, Walter The Message of the Psalms (1984)
Creach, Jerome F. D. Yahweh as Refuge and the Editing of the Hebrew Psalter ( JSOT SS 127 1996)
Dahood, Michael, Psalms 1-50 Anchor Bible Commentary
Fokkelman, J. P., Major Poems of the Hebrew Bible, Vol II Psalms and Job 4-14 (2000)
Mays, James L., Interpretation, for teaching and preaching Psalms, 1994
Mowinkel, Sigmund, The Psalms in Israel’s Worship (1962, 2004)
Raabe, Paul R., Psalm Structures (JSOT SS 104 1990)
Simon, Uriel, Four Approaches to the Book of Psalms (1982, tr. from the Hebrew 1991)
Wiser, Arthur, The Psalms, Translated by Herbert Hartwell (1955-62)

First links

Psalm 1 - help me fix my translation here
Psalm 23 - help me fix my translation here
More to come

Bob has a new Log Space

This space will be devoted to the analysis of Psalms, particularly the structure and readings of the Hebrew Psalter and Literary analysis and such.

The old personal log is at