I commend to you the Sons of Korah’s setting of Psalm 40 to music.
Psalms: The Prayer Book of the Bible
I waited patiently for the Lord; he inclined to me and heard my cry. — Psalm 40:1 In Part 1 I asked the question: How do you “read” and/or pray a Psalm as an individual follower of Christ (possibly as a part of your daily practice) AND as a member of a particular Christian tradition […]
In follow-up to Who Am I? Bonhoeffer as a Historical Mentor in Prayer, I will explore Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s understanding of the Book of Psalms as The Prayer Book of the Bible and offer some suggestions for our daily practice. I was inspired to dig into this topic by Theology and Practice of Prayer. Question: How do you “read” and/or […]