“The Psalms” ESV – A Review
Originally posted on The Baker Deep End Blog: I often get requests for a copy of just the Psalms. There aren’t many out there and so I was really pleased when I heard Crossway was going to do an edition of the Psalms. When the ESV first came out they did do a small imitation… Continue reading
My Favourite Psalms of Ascent Tweets
Pause: The Songs of Ascents (psalms 120-134) are pilgrimage songs. Why not make your own 15 day ‘pilgrimage’ with them? Psalm 120: The Life of Faith is often opposed by lying lips. It is the way of peace in the midst of hostility. Psalm 121: Yahweh is with us on our pilgrimage. Look to him… Continue reading
David and the Psalms
This short post was inspired by some tweets I stumbled across which jarred with me. They implied either that David wrote all the Psalms or expressed surprise at the claim that he did not. No scholar has, to my knowledge, defended Davidic authorship of all 150 canonical psalms for well over one hundred years. Not… Continue reading
This blog’s central aim is to explore all aspects of how the Psalter (the biblical psalms) functions as Scripture today.
To this end it will also include book reviews on the Book of Psalms and related topics.
Some posts will reflect more broadly on biblical interpretation or hermeneutics.
If you like what you see here and want to arrange for me to give a lecture, run a teaching event or a short retreat based around The Psalms then contact me so we can discuss how this might work.