Psalms for All Seasons

Psalms for All Seasons : A Complete Psalter for Worship

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This indispensable volume is the most comprehensive resource on the Psalms for use in Christian worship ever published. It offers a single-volume anthology of psalm use, covering the history, reception, and practice of the Psalms in Christian worship. The book contains all 150 psalms, most in multiple formats, and utilizes a wide variety of musical and spoken settings. It also provides complete musical settings for morning and evening prayer. Each psalm appears in its actual biblical text, including as responsive readings. This invaluable resource for churches of all traditions is well suited to congregational use, helping pastors, worship leaders and planners, and choirs bring the Psalms back into the heart of congregational worship.show more

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  • Hardback | 1128 pages
  • 157.48 x 236.22 x 38.1mm | 1,088.62g
  • Baker Publishing Group
  • Brazos Press, Div of Baker Publishing Group
  • Ada, MI, United States
  • English
  • 1587433168
  • 9781587433160
  • 61,625

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An Indispensable Resource on the Psalms for Use in Christian Worship This comprehensive, single-volume anthology is the largest collection of the Psalms for use in Christian worship ever published. Psalms for All Seasons contains all 150 psalms, most in multiple formats. Features include: - Each psalm appears in its actual biblical text, including as responsive readings - Includes responsorial settings for all Psalms in the Revised Common lectionary - Offers ideas for uses in worship settings - Utilizes a wide variety of musical and spoken settings, including metrical hymn, contemporary, global, chant, and responsorial settings, plus psalms interspersed with hymn verses, optional refrains, and new compositions - Psalms are set in formats consistent with their content - Provides complete musical settings for morning and evening prayer as well as basic musical settings for chanting - A full index allows searches by psalm, genre, occasion for use, subject, composer, and authorshow more

About Martin Tel

Martin Tel (DMA, University of Kansas) is C. F. Seabrook Director of Music at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey, where he directs the seminary choirs and teaches in the area of church music. Joyce Borger (MDiv, Calvin Theological Seminary) is editor of Reformed Worship and music and worship editor for Faith Alive Christian Resources. John D. Witvliet (PhD, University of Notre Dame) is director of the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship and professor of congregational studies, music, and worship at Calvin College and Calvin Theological Seminary.show more

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