Introduction and Background
In the Hebrew tradition a psalm is “a sacred song or poem.” The Old Testament book of Psalms was like an ancient prayer book / hymnal. The Psalms were often recited or sung and could be accompanied with music.
Worshiping with the Psalms
O Lord, our Lord,
how majestic is your name in all the earth!
|“How Majestic Is Your Name”
By Michael W. Smith 1981 Meadowgreen Music Company
8 Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good!
O Lord my God, I will give thanks to you forever!
- Sandra McCracken "Psalms" - https://sandramccracken.bandcamp.com/album/psalms
- Shane & Shane "Psalms" - https://open.spotify.com/album/6VFy6mcp6qDQjhFdB6h8NB?autoplay=true
|Psalms - Seedbed.com Resources
|The Psalms Project||The Psalms Project is a band putting all 150 Psalms to music, including the essential meaning of every verse.|
|The Worship Zone
||Inspirational resources and ideas for Churches of all sizes:
- “Hebrew Word Definition: Psalm | AHRC,” accessed September 14, 2021, https://www.ancient-hebrew.org/definition/psalm.htm.
- “Unless otherwise indicated, all Scripture quotations are from The ESV® Bible (The Holy Bible, English Standard Version®), copyright © 2001 by Crossway, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved.”
- This Psalter is a resource developed by Timothy Tennent, president of Asbury Theological Seminary, and his wife Julie Tennent to empower the church to sing the Psalms. It is published by Seedbed, whose mission is to gather, connect, and resource the people of God to sow for a Great Awakening