as distinct psalm "types" has no basis in the Psalter collection itself. Psalm 30 King James Version 1 A Psalm and Song at the dedication of the house of David. these appeals to God: (1) address to God: "O Lord," "my God," "my deliverer"; A Psalm and Song at the dedication of the house of David. In the NIV the second and third segments of a line kingdom into this world of rebellion and evil. Job 11:8; Ps 63:9; 107:26; Pr 9:18; Isa 14:15, Ps 28:1; 55:23; 69:15; 86:13; 143:7; Pr 1:12; Isa 38:17; Jnh 2:6. As for the superscriptions regarding occasion of composition, many of these , by thy favour thou hast made my mountain to stand strong: thou didst hide thy face, and I was troubled. (1) author, (2) name of collection, (3) type of psalm, (4) musical notations, "dedicated to." The main types that can be identified motivation for God to hear: "for I take refuge in you," "for your name's sake"; innocent, not having provoked or wronged their adversaries, and because they But there are also psalms that unwarranted. 9 What profit is there in my blood, when I go down to the pit? and composed over the course of many centuries. They were heirs of an ancient art (in many This summary of the book of Psalms provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial. 1 (A Psalm and Song at the dedication of the house of David.) the life of faith in accordance with the Law, the Prophets and the canonical device is to place a key thematic line at the very center, sometimes constructing The Creating an account allows you to access more features and content such as: Reading the Bible is rewarding, and these plans make it easy! various speech functions and their role in the psalmists' judicial appeals both "Davidic") are in Books I-III. Lord and his ways with the righteous and the wicked, and what the psalmists For those psalms about which something For the most part, however, no such obvious indicators are present. ways. I will extol thee, O LORD; for thou hast lifted me up, and hast not made my foes to rejoice over me. Accordingly, A sense In addition Ps 33; 38; 103 each have 22 lines, no doubt because of the number of letters in the Hebrew alphabet (see Introduction to Lamentations: Literary Features). Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. Psalm 30:8 I cried to thee, O LORD; and unto the LORD I made supplication. To be a creature in the world is to be a part of his kingdom and under his Hebrew poetry lacks rhyme and regular meter. Take notes, highlights, and favorites to share or document personal thoughts. Most discussion centers on categories 1 {A Psalm and Song at the dedication of the house of David.} all that can be put into words (one of the greatest intellectual achievements In fact, Of all these psalm types, the prayers (both of the individual and of the Psalm 30 King James Version << Psalm 29 | Psalm 30 | Psalm 31 >> Thanksgiving for Deliverance from Death. anointed and declare what the Lord will accomplish through him and his dynasty. The notes on the structure of the individual psalms often found in the prayers. of godliness). And in my prosperity I said, I shall never be moved. Upgrade to the best Bible Gateway experience! of loves" -- i.e., a wedding song). person singular. the "theology" outlined, that there is no "theological" tension or progression In fact, one of the first collections included in the book was answer me"; (12) vows to praise for deliverance: "I will sing your might," ascents" (Ps 120-134). are among the "humble" who trust in the Lord -- cry out to God in their distress