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Prayers of David

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The Prayers of David by Michael D Goulder
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In the second of his invigorating studies on the Psalms, Goulder builds a fascinating case for a Davidic connection in Psalms 51-72. Goulder argues that the Prayers were composed by one of David's priests, and stand in their historical order. Thus, Psalm 51, with which the sequence opens, is in Jewish tradition David's psalm of contrition for Uriah's murder, and 72 is the psalm for Solomon's coronation-the beginning and end of the 'Succession Narrative'. 'The whole is prefaced by a shrewd and highly entertaining account of Psalm scholarship and a discussion of the character of the succession narrative, and rounded off by a note suggesting how the present structure of the Psalter developed.' Richard Coggins, Expository Times.

Author Biography

Michael Goulder is Emeritus Professor of Biblical Studies at the University of Birmingham.
Release date NZ
July 9th, 2004
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
T.& T.Clark Ltd
Pages
272
Dimensions
168x217x15
ISBN-13
9780567082183
Product ID
3074330

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